AVOD Service Xumo Serves Up Movies With No Ads

In a move that seems somewhat counterintuitive, Xumo, an ad-supported streaming service owned by Comcast, will begin offering some movies completely ad-free. Kicking off in October through December 2021, the company will showcase a completely ad-free movie each week across all of its owned and operated properties. The company said the move is an extension of a pilot program it ran last August with Xumo viewers on Comcast Xfinity X1 devices.

Xumo Adding AccuWeather Now Streaming Service To Its Lineup

AccuWeather Now, the new video streaming product from AccuWeather, today announced it is joining Xumo’s growing roster of more than 200 channels, meeting an increasing demand for streaming weather and climate news and content. Xumo users can now access AccuWeather’s forecasts as well as 24/7, continuous daily programming, dedicated to all things weather, including extreme […]

Xumo Launches Telemundo Channels

The long-term partnership kicks off with three new Telemundo-branded channels:Telemundo Al Día, Telemundo Realities and Telemundo Novelas

Xumo Streaming Original Content With ‘White Elephant’

Xumo, Verizon See Big Increases In Video Usage

Comcast Buys Ad-Supported Streamer Xumo

Comcast said it has acquired Xumo, an ad-supported streaming service. Financial terms were not disclosed. Comcast said that Xumo will continue to operate as an independent business inside of Comcast Cable.

Xumo Adds NBC News Now To Streaming Lineup

Comcast Looking To Buy Free TV Service Xumo

Comcast Corp. is in advanced talks to acquire video-streaming company Xumo, according to people familiar with the matter, as the cable giant prepares to launch its own streaming service.

Sling, PlayStation, Philo Talk Bundle’s Future

On day two of the Pay TV Show a panel of representatives from virtual MVPDs gathered to discuss the future of the TV service and channel bundles.

PGA Tour Launches OTT Ch. Through Xumo

The PGA Tour launched its first ad-supported streaming over-the-top video channel on smart TV devices as part of a partnership with streaming TV company Xumo. The channel, which went live on Xumo over the weekend, will include live coverage of matches, as well as highlights, recaps, interviews and tournament previews.

Newsy To Offer Channel On Xumo

Newsy, an over-the-top video news service geared to millennials owned by E.W. Scripps, will offer a channel on Xumo, a new connected TV technology platform that provides free access to programming across multiple content delivery options.