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Discovery founder launches ad-free SVOD service

Friday 16 January 2015 | 18:07 CET | News
John Hendricks, the founder of the Discovery Channel and former chairman of Discovery Communications has announced CuriosityStream, the world's first ad-free SVOD service. The monthly subscription fee for CuriosityStream is currently priced to host and deliver four streaming resolution preferences: Standard Resolution (USD 2.99 per month), 720 HD Resolution (USD 3.99 per month), 1080 HD Resolution (USD 5.99 per month) and 4K Resolution (USD 9.99 per month). 

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Companies: Apple / BBC / Discovery Communications / Limelight Networks / National Geographic / NHK / Roku / zed
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