Philo

Philo was created to build a better TV experience. We provide a next-generation TV service, available nationwide, with a growing array of traditional and digital channels. Philo’s current offering includes 35+ TV channels from A&E, AMCN, Discovery, Scripps and Viacom as well as Cheddar and AXS. With unlimited DVR and multi streams devices, Philo is a full featured product with multi-platform availability across web, apps and connected TV so that customers can watch where and when they choose.

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PHILO ADDS CHEDDAR, TASTEMADE AND PEOPLETV CHANNELS TO INTERNET-TV SKINNY BUNDLES

Variety | May 31, 2018

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It’s a trend: Philo is the latest internet pay-TV service to plug linear channels from digital-media companies into its low-cost “skinny” bundles.Philo, whose backers include four big cable programmers, is adding three channels to its base packages — Cheddar Big News, Meredith’s PeopleTV, and Tastemade — available to all new and existing subscribers for no additional cost.Tastemade, which features food, home, and travel lifestyle original programming, will go ...

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STREAMING SERVICES LIKE CHEDDAR AND PHILO ARE EMBRACING CABLE COMPANIES

Fierce Cable | July 27, 2018

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The decline of traditional linear TV is most often traced back to OTT giants like Amazon, Netflix and YouTube. But streaming services and cable companies can still be seen buddying up.Case in point: Digital cable news channel Cheddar today signed a distribution deal with the National Cable Television Cooperative (NCTC), allowing the group’s more than 750 cable and broadband companies, which collectively serve over 8 million subscribers, to offer Cheddar as a linear channel. NCTC subscriber...

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PHILO IS DISCONTINUING ITS CHEAPER INTERNET-TV SKINNY BUNDLE FOR NEW CUSTOMERS

variety | April 22, 2019

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The skinniest virtual pay-TV offering available is going by the wayside. Philo, the over-the-top TV company backed by four cable programmers, is eliminating its super-skinny bundle that offered more than 40 channels for just $16 per month for new customers.It’s more evidence that OTT players are being forced to adjust their pricing and packaging — and move to a more sustainable economic model.As of May 6, Philo will offer only the $20-per-month plan (with 58 channels) to new subscrib...

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U.S. HOME ENTERTAINMENT MARKET TOPPED $25 BILLION IN 2019, WITH 63% COMING FROM STREAMING

variety | January 13, 2020

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Consumer spending on home entertainment rose 8.4% to a record $25.2 billion in 2019, spurred by the at-home sector’s biggest growth engine — digital, according to DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group. Subscription streaming, digital movie sales and digital movie rentals over the internet all generated significantly more money than they did in 2018, DEG says. The trade association estimates consumers spent $15.9 billion on subscription streaming, which now accounts for 63% of the enti...

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PHILO ADDS CHEDDAR, TASTEMADE AND PEOPLETV CHANNELS TO INTERNET-TV SKINNY BUNDLES

Variety | May 31, 2018

It’s a trend: Philo is the latest internet pay-TV service to plug linear channels from digital-media companies into its low-cost “skinny” bundles.Philo, whose backers include four big cable programmers, is adding three channels to its base packages — Cheddar Big News, Meredith’s PeopleTV, and Tastemade — available to all new and existing subscribers for no additional cost.Tastemade, which features food, home, and travel lifestyle original programming, will go ...

Read More
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STREAMING SERVICES LIKE CHEDDAR AND PHILO ARE EMBRACING CABLE COMPANIES

Fierce Cable | July 27, 2018

The decline of traditional linear TV is most often traced back to OTT giants like Amazon, Netflix and YouTube. But streaming services and cable companies can still be seen buddying up.Case in point: Digital cable news channel Cheddar today signed a distribution deal with the National Cable Television Cooperative (NCTC), allowing the group’s more than 750 cable and broadband companies, which collectively serve over 8 million subscribers, to offer Cheddar as a linear channel. NCTC subscriber...

Read More
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PHILO IS DISCONTINUING ITS CHEAPER INTERNET-TV SKINNY BUNDLE FOR NEW CUSTOMERS

variety | April 22, 2019

The skinniest virtual pay-TV offering available is going by the wayside. Philo, the over-the-top TV company backed by four cable programmers, is eliminating its super-skinny bundle that offered more than 40 channels for just $16 per month for new customers.It’s more evidence that OTT players are being forced to adjust their pricing and packaging — and move to a more sustainable economic model.As of May 6, Philo will offer only the $20-per-month plan (with 58 channels) to new subscrib...

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U.S. HOME ENTERTAINMENT MARKET TOPPED $25 BILLION IN 2019, WITH 63% COMING FROM STREAMING

variety | January 13, 2020

Consumer spending on home entertainment rose 8.4% to a record $25.2 billion in 2019, spurred by the at-home sector’s biggest growth engine — digital, according to DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group. Subscription streaming, digital movie sales and digital movie rentals over the internet all generated significantly more money than they did in 2018, DEG says. The trade association estimates consumers spent $15.9 billion on subscription streaming, which now accounts for 63% of the enti...

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