Jess Barnes

Jess Barnes attended Edinboro University and spent years working in nonprofit before taking up freelance writing in 2012. Jess has been working for Cord Cutters News since 2017.

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Apple TV+ Has Ordered a New Series with Gary Oldman

Apple TV+ is continuing to build its original content lineup, now adding a new drama series starring Gary Oldman. Slow Horses will be based on the Bri…
News / 1 year ago

Offline Ad-Supported Downloads Could Bring in $3 Million Monthly to Services Like Pluto TV According to Penthera

Recently, we learned that ad-supported downloads will be coming to streaming services in the beginning of 2020. In an interview with Cord Cutters News…
News / 1 year ago

XUMO Adds ABC News Live Channel to Its Free Streaming Service

The free streaming service XUMO has launched the ABC News Live channel to its ad-supported platform available in the US and Canada. This addition will…
News / 1 year ago

As Hulu, AT&T TV NOW, & More Raise Their Price Cord Cutters Are Moving to Cheaper On-Demand Only Services

Research firm MoffettNathanson shared a report today titled Q3 2019 Cord-Cutting Monitor: Live Is Dead. The report focuses on the rise of video on-dem…
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The Live TV Streaming Service Vidgo is Giving Away a 32” Vizio Smart TV

Vidgo is currently hosting a giveaway for a free 32” Vizio TV to spread the message of Social TV. Haven’t heard of Social TV? With this Vi…
News / 1 year ago

Can Sling TV Replace PlayStation Vue When it Shuts Down? We Take a Look…

Now that PlayStation Vue is no longer accepting new subscribers in preparation to shut down on January 30, 2020, many PlayStation Vue subscribers are…
News / 1 year ago

AT&T’s HBO Max Pricing Could Be Too High for Subscribers, According to Moody

In a report Thursday, Moody’s senior VP Neil Begley shared his opinion that the $14.99 price point for HBO Max was an “error in judgement.
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Is Hulu with Live Still Worth it After The Price Hike? We Take a Look…

Hulu just announced that they’ll be raising the price of Hulu with Live to $54.99 on December 18, 2019. Will this live TV streaming service be w…
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Philo is Now 2 Years Old & Is Seeing 3.5x Growth

November 14th was the 2 year anniversary of Philo, an affordable skinny bundle streaming service. In September, Philo shared that they were growing qu…
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NewsNet is Preparing to Unveil Their New Studio Space

The 24 hour news network NewsNet has been giving some previews of their new studio space. In a network promo video that debuted this week, NewsNet sha…