Short-Form Streamer Quibi Debuts, Revamps Marketing For Housebound Consumers

Marketed to on-the-go audiences, Quibi revamped its campaign in the home stretch now that its target demo is homebound.

Why HBO Is Streaming Its Most Popular Shows for Free

HBO is making several of its most popular shows—including The Sopranos, The Wire, Succession and Barry—available on its platforms for free.

SXSW’s 2020 Film Lineup Comes to Amazon Prime Video—for Free

The festival lineup will stream for free on Amazon Prime Video in a 10-day "online film festival" beginning later this month.

T-Mobile Offers Free Subscription to New Streamer Quibi

Some T-Mobile customers will get a free yearlong subscription to Quibi, a bid to boost early subscribers.

Streamers Ramp Up Free Trials and Other Giveaways for Housebound Americans

Many streamers are handing out extended free trials, and some are dropping programming in front of their paywalls amid the COVID-19 crisis.

Binge-Watching Continues Soaring as Consumers Hunker Down

As the U.S. continues to hunker down, viewers are using their newfound downtime to binge-watch movies and old shows.

Tubi Reports Record Viewership as More People Stay Home

Tubi users spent more than 42 million hours streaming last week, a new record for the free, ad-supported streaming service.

Peacock, Quibi and HBO Max Still Plan to Launch as Scheduled

Streaming services Peacock, Quibi and HBO Max are still going full stream ahead with their scheduled launch dates amid COVID-19.

Summer Olympics in Tokyo Postponed to 2021 Due to Coronavirus

The 2020 Summer Olympics have become the latest sports event—and by far the biggest—to be postponed as a result of the novel coronavirus pandemic.

Oprah Winfrey’s New Free Apple TV+ Series Puts Coronavirus Stories Front and Center

Over the weekend, Winfrey kicked off Oprah Talks Covid-19, a series focused on the pandemic that is streaming for free on Apple TV+.