This is the first digital partnership of its kind for PBS, according to a press release on Monday.
Participating PBS stations will be available for live stream on YouTube TV later this year.
PBS has more than 330 member stations, though its unclear how many will participate in the partnership with YouTube TV.
Does YouTube TV carry PBS?
Offerings from YouTube, DirecTV and Dish often offer fewer channels and cost one-third or more of traditional cable bills. CBS, NBC, ABC, Fox and the CW are featured on most of the alternatives, but PBS, the other longtime traditional broadcast TV channel, is not.
What streaming service has PBS?
PBS Launching Streaming Service on Amazon Prime
The new channel will offer subscribers hundreds of episodes of PBS series across the food and cooking, home, culture and travel genres, with new content to be added each month. “Public television has a long history as a home for unique and compelling lifestyle programs.
Is PBS streaming free?
Since PBS is funded by members and is a non-commercial network, it offers all of its programming online – for free. In addition, some leading streaming services like Netflix and Amazon Prime carry PBS shows.
How do I get PBS on my smart TV?
The PBS Video App is available on select Android Smart TVs and Samsung Smart TVs. If you have an Android Smart TV, you can navigate to the Google Play Store app on your Smart TV and download the PBS Video app for Android to your television for free.