Author Archive | Jess Barnes


Love Independent Movies? Checkout Gravitas Movies New Streaming Service

Indie film distributor Gravitas Ventures has just launched a streaming video on demand service, Gravitas Movies. Gravitas Ventures has been distributing independence movies for 13 years. The company has its roots in digital media. Gravitas has partnered with streaming services to distribute its movies to a digital audience, including offering movies on iTunes and having […]

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The Paramount Movies Streaming Service is Shutting Down

This morning, announced that their digital movie rental and purchase service will be shutting down, following the announcement from UltraViolet in January. As of today, you’ll no longer be able to rent, purchase, or play movies through the Paramount Movies website. The website will still be active and sharing information about new releases and […]

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More Americans Now Subscribe to Streaming Services Than Cable TV

This week, the research firm Deloitte released the 13th edition of its Digital Media Trends survey and the results were full of interesting information about the growth of cord cutting services. The survey showed that US consumers on average subscribe to three video streaming services. The results also showed that video streaming service subscriptions are […]

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We Won’t See Netflix on Apple’s New Streaming Service

According to Netflix Chief Executive Reed Hastings, Netflix will not be available through Apple’s soon to be launched streaming service, commenting that “We have chosen not to integrate with their service.” While we don’t have all the details of the new streaming service (we expect to know more after Apple’s event on March 25), we […]

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How to Use The NCAA March Madness Live App with Hulu, PlayStation Vue, & YouTube TV

Last week, Luke shared details about watching March Madness games with streaming services. That list included ways to watch games that air on specific channels. Now we’re back with another option for watching games at home or on the go with your mobile devices. The NCAA March Madness Live app lets you sign in with […]

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The Rewatchables is Now on Sling

The popular podcast The Rewatchables, hosted by Bill Simmons from The Ringer, is now partnering with Sling. The Rewatchables has been building an audience of movie fans since launching in 2015. In each episode, host Bill Simmons and guests choose a movie to discuss. They break it down to cover topics like the most memorable […]

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