Tag: Plex

  • Plex’s Latest Fundraising Drive Nets $40 Million From Investors

    Plex’s Latest Fundraising Drive Nets $40 Million From Investors

    Plex, a free streaming media service, raised $40 million in new capital as part of a fundraising venture with investors. The investment comes from Plex’s Series C investors, Intercap and Kleiner Perkins, and will help fund Plex while it moves toward profitability, according to TechCrunch. The platform expects to become profitable by the end of…

  • Plex Adds Four New Free Channels This Week Including Curiosity Now

    Plex Adds Four New Free Channels This Week Including Curiosity Now

    Free live TV streaming service Plex reached a deal to expand its content lineup with the addition of four new live channels. This comes after it recently added 20 new channels, including multiple channels from the BBC. Plex now offers more than 50,000 on-demand titles and hundreds of live channels and has slowly grown into…

  • Plex Will Let You Rent and Buy Movies and TV Shows Starting Next Month

    Plex Will Let You Rent and Buy Movies and TV Shows Starting Next Month

    Plex is launching a store for users to buy and rent movies in February, the company’s executives told Lowpass‘ Janko Roettgers at CES 2024. Cord Cutters News later independently confirmed the news. According to the report, “most studios” have “lined up for launch” and the service plans to launch a catalog soon after. The new…

  • TV One Launches Free Crime & Justice Channel on Tubi and Plex

    TV One Launches Free Crime & Justice Channel on Tubi and Plex

    TV One expanded the reach of its true crime programs and launched Crime & Justice, a free ad-supported streaming channel that hosts popular content from its collection of shows. The network’s Crime & Justice channel showcases episodes from TV One’s most-watched original shows based on true stories, such as Fatal Attraction, Atlanta Homicide, and Sins…

  • Deal Alert! Save 25% During Plex End of the Year Sale

    Deal Alert! Save 25% During Plex End of the Year Sale

    Before the ball drops and the fireworks fly to welcome in 2024, Plex is closing out 2023 with one final Plex Pass sale. Starting today through Sunday, December 31, 2023, personal media savants can save 25% off the regular price of a Lifetime Plex Pass. To take advantage of this offer and receive a lifetime…

  • Here is Everything Coming to Plex On-Demand For Free In January 2024

    Here is Everything Coming to Plex On-Demand For Free In January 2024

    Plex is a great free streaming service that always has plenty of options when it comes to making your movie night. This month, the service is getting a fresh slate of movies for you to stream, all you need to provide is the popcorn. Plus, check out what’s already available on Plex before it leaves…

  • Plex Adds Over 20 New Free Channels This Week

    Plex Adds Over 20 New Free Channels This Week

    Free live TV streaming service Plex reached a deal to expand its content lineup with the addition of 20 new live channels. These include multiple channels from the BBC. Plex now offers more than 50,000 on-demand titles and hundreds of live channels and has slowly grown into one of the largest free ad-supported streaming services…

  • Plex Adds 18 New Free Channels This Week

    Plex Adds 18 New Free Channels This Week

    Free live TV streaming service Plex reached a deal to expand its content lineup with the addition of 18 new live channels. These include more holiday-themed channels, Ebony, D&D, and more. Plex now offers more than 50,000 on-demand titles and hundreds of live channels and has slowly grown into one of the largest free ad-supported…

  • This New Plex Feature Shares Your Weird Watch History With Friends and It’s Tricky To Turn Off

    This New Plex Feature Shares Your Weird Watch History With Friends and It’s Tricky To Turn Off

    Plex launched its “Discover Together” feature last month which lets users share ratings, watchlists, watch history, and comments with each other. However, some users were shocked to find out just how much is being shared. Many Plex users weren’t a fan of the feature’s Week in Review email which revealed their friends’ x-rated viewing habits,…

  • Save Big on Plex Pass During Black Friday

    Save Big on Plex Pass During Black Friday

    Black Friday is mere days away and Plex has one of the best offers you’ll see all week. The global streaming media platform is celebrating Black Friday with one of the lowest prices of the year for its Lifetime Plex Pass. From now until Tuesday, November 28, new and current users can upgrade to a…