Wondrium launches the first FAST educational channel on the market, VRAI HISTOIRE
CHANTILLY, Virginia., October 5, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Wondrium, the leading provider of non-fictional learning content streaming, today announced it will launch the world‘the first FAST (Free Ad-Supported Streaming TV) channel in the educational genre, TRUE STORY. It also announced that it has signed distribution agreements with XUMO, PLEX, Local Now, DistroTV, Glewed TV and SelectTV.
TRUE STORY is now available to stream on XUMO, which includes over 200 digital channels of free premium programming in 12 genres, including Sports, News, Kids and Family Entertainment, Live Events, Comedy, Lifestyle, Movies, and more. The channel will also launch on live TV streaming platforms, PLEX, Local Now, DistroTV, Glewed TV and SelectTV in the fourth quarter.
With premium content from Wondrium, the company‘the recently renowned global streaming platform for lifelong learning, TRUE STORY is a 24/7 free linear streaming channel for history buffs and those thirsty for knowledge. It offers over 650 hours of non-fiction programming that provides information, context, and in-depth dives into times, events, and people that changed the world. Every video is led by the world‘leading professors and experts from the most prestigious institutions and partners, including Smithsonian, National Geographic, Baseball Hall of Fame, University of Pennsylvania, Harvard University, Georgetown University and University of Oxford.
“History has always been one of our most popular topics, so it made sense to create an entire chain around it. Our history classes offer viewers an in-depth look at historical topics from a variety of unique lenses. We are delighted to have the opportunity to offer a curated selection of courses that will help illuminate new perspectives, broaden audiences.‘understandings and bring deeper knowledge into our modern world, ”said Joe peckl, Senior Vice President of Marketing for Wondrium.
Content made available for distribution on TRUE STORY understand : The black plague: the world‘s The Most Devastating Plague, CIA History, and Playball: the rise of baseball, among others.
Wondrium is a newly rebranded global video-on-demand subscription (SVOD) service offering over 7,500 hours of a wide range of non-fictional and intellectually stimulating learning content. Wondrium takes the learning experience to the next level, combining The Great Courses’ library and in-depth content legacy with the best of entertaining, engaging and educational content. The service will provide an additional resource to people‘s daily media habits, allowing them to pursue their passions, delve into subjects, refine their habits and find something they will like to learn.