CuriosityStream was established back in 2015, hence it is safe to say that the streaming service is not too old yet it has made its mark on almost all platforms. It is a subscription driven service providing access to non-fiction media and documentaries.
The theme of non fiction content comes from the service’s founder, John Hendricks, who is the founder of Discovery Channel as well.
In addition to paving its way on Firestick, CuriosityStream is available on Android and iOS platforms as well with a simple installation procedure which we will describe in this article.
BUT Safety Comes First…
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- On your FireStick device, go to the homepage and type in and search for ‘IPVanish VPN’ in your search bar.
- Click on the IPVanishVPN you see in your search.
- Click on ‘Download’.
- Once downloaded, you would need to register with the username and password information you must have provided while registering.
- Once signed-in, click on ‘Connect’.
- Soon you would be connected. You can disconnect from the connection whenever you wish to stop using a VPN.
CuriosityStream Subscription Details
CuriosityStream, as we mentioned earlier is a subscription driven service that is offering a 7 days free trial to all its beloved users. However, once the trial period ends the users can choose from the following solely at their own discretion:
- $19.99 for a year,
- $2.99 for a month,
When you have purchased and decided on the subscription plan, you can sit back, relax and have enjoying all the documentaries that the service has to offer.
Install Curiosity Stream on Android
Open the Google Play Store on your Android device that you are using.
In the Search bar, enter the words CuriosityStream and tap on the relevant result that are shown.
Then hit the Install button.
Then wait for sometime for the downloading process to complete itself.
Once the downloading has finished, tap on Open button.
Give sometime for the installed app to launch itself.
Once the app launches itself. You will be presented with the option to Sign In with Free Trial, Sign In and Browse. Make a suitable choice.
When you click on Sign In, then enter your registered username and password and hit the Sign In button below.
In the app if you visit the Browse section, you will taken to the official homepage while the Program category will show the content segmented into its relevant categories.
The menu present at the bottom will consist of categories including Browse, Collections, Settings and My Stuff.
- Browse: This section lets users watch content from these categories, Science, Technology, Lifestyle, Nature and Society.
- Collections: This section has specifically compiled documentaries of streaming experts.
- My Stuff: Thus section harbors the saved content of the users including their History, Current Content and Saved content.
- Settings: This section lets users set up their Account and Playback, give comments or access details on the service.
Install CuriosityStream on iOS
To be able to use Curiosity Stream on iOS you need to first launch the Apple Play Store on your iOS device.
Then using the keyboard type CuriosityStream in the search bar. Click the suitable result in the search results.
Once the app opens, click on the Get button.
Then wait for sometime for the download process to finish. Make sure you are connected to the internet.
Once the downloading is done, launch the app open.
When the app launches itself, you will be presented with the option to Sign In or Sign In with Free Trial.
Hit the Sign In button, give your login credentials and tap on the Sign In to access your account.
In case you do not have an account, quickly complete the registration by entering the credentials as shown in the picture.
Wrapping It All Up…
CuriosityStream is a great app to have in one’s streaming arsenal. Everyone has streaming apps for entertainment or news based content, for a change it is good to have a documentary based streaming service too and CuriosityStream is definitely not a bad option.
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Till then happy streaming…