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How can I watch public TV online?

How can I watch public TV online?

If you’re looking for PBS shows, you can watch through the PBS app. It is available on almost any device. While Paramount+, Hulu, and the PBS app is supported on most browsers, tablets, and smartphones, you probably want to watch these shows on television. To do that, all you need is a streaming device like Roku.

Is PBS a public access TV?

In the United States of America, the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) produces public television, offering an educational television broadcasting service of professionally produced, highly curated content. It is not public-access television, and has no connection with cable-only PEG television channels.

Who owns National Public Radio Inc?


Type Public radio network
Headquarters 1111 North Capitol Street NE, Washington, D.C. Culver City, California
Broadcast area United States Guam Puerto Rico American Forces Network
Parent National Public Radio, Inc.
Key people John Lansing (CEO)

Is PBS free?

PBS General Audience content continues to be available through member station broadcast services, on member station sites, at, and through the PBS Video app, available free of charge for iOS, Android, Amazon Fire, Roku, Amazon Fire TV, Android TV, Samsung TV, and Apple TV.

Is PBS on the radio?

Available on our website and on the free NorCal Public Media app. Northern California Public Media is here for you 24/7 on KRCB TV in the North Bay, KPJK TV in the South Bay, and on KRCB FM Radio 104.9. Now you can watch KRCB TV (PBS) anywhere you are in the Bay Area!

What is public access radio?

Public access is what a large percentage of community radio schedules feature. Shows are typically programmed by one DJ or a small team who proposed a particular idea, genre or format and were then “granted” a time slot (and “granting” airtime is both problematic and pernicious), often for an indefinite length of time.