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.

News / 5 days ago

Sling is Offering the Olympic Channel for Free on Sling Blue Through September 5

Sling is making it easier for subscribers to keep up with all of the athletes and events during the Tokyo Olympics. The streaming service is offering…
News / 5 days ago

Comcast Customers Can Now Use Hulu with Live on Xfinity Flex

Comcast is expanding its streaming offerings with the addition of Hulu with Live TV. Starting today, Hulu with Live TV is available on Xfinity Flex, C…
News / 5 days ago

HBO Max & HBO Surpass 67.5 Million Global Subscribers

AT&T reported its Q2 results Thursday morning, sharing that HBO Max and HBO combined had a net gain of 2.8 million domestic subscribers, bringing…
News / 6 days ago

Sling TV Update Begins Rolling Out to Roku Devices

Yesterday, the updated Sling TV app rolled out to all Fire TV devices. Today, Sling announced that the update has started expanding to Roku devices. T…
News / 6 days ago

Verizon Lost 62,000 Pay TV Subscribers in Q2 2021

Verizon reported its Q2 performance on Wednesday. In the report, the company showed a 62,000 net loss for Fios Video. Verizon made up for those losse…
News / 6 days ago

Sling’s $35/Month Price Will Go into Effect Next Month, After Year-Long Price Guarantee

In January, Sling raised the price of both Sling Orange and Sling Blue by $5, bringing the price of each to $35/month. The combination of Sling Orange…
How To / 7 days ago

Tokyo Olympics: Full Schedule and How to Stream Olympic Events

NBC is the home of the Tokyo Olympic Games. The Olympics begin with the Opening Ceremony on Friday, July 23 but coverage of the events begins Tuesday,…
News / 7 days ago

Netflix Will Include Games in Subscriptions at No Additional Cost

Along with reporting on subscriber numbers and revenue, Netflix used its Q2 letter to shareholders to address reports that the streamer will be gettin…
Uncategorized / 7 days ago

Netflix Finished Q2 with 209 Million Subscribers

Netflix reported its Q2 earnings Tuesday. In a letter to shareholders, the streaming giant reported that it added 1.54 million subscribers worldwide f…
News / 7 days ago

NBC and IndyCar Agree to Multi-Year Extension, Including Streaming Races on Peacock

IndyCar and NBC have confirmed a multi-year extension of their contract that will bring coverage of IndyCar races to NBC networks and Peacock Premium.