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Ten Games Streaming Live on Your Phone!

May 17, 2019 | 5 mins read

We’ve all come to love the regular gameshows we see on TV, and we’ve all probably wished to be there onstage and have a shot at winning the special prizes. Well, there’s now an easier way to experience the same kind of thrill right at the comfort of your own home! Kumu, the first and…

Embark on a Seoul-searching trip with Kumu!

May 16, 2019 | 2 mins read

Seoul has always been a top destination for travellers, especially for KPop fans who wish to bump into their idols and maybe even see them performing live. But as it is, without the glitz and glamour of the Hallyu wave, Seoul in itself is a vibrant city – an interesting hodgepodge of South Korea’s pop…

All Hail the Queen of Stream! Livestreaming app Kumu announces the winners from their Women’s Month campaign

May 14, 2019 | 1 min read

Women from all over the world were celebrated last March for their invaluable contribution to society. In line with the festivities of the International Women’s Month, Filipino content platform Kumu rolled out their Queen of Stream campaign, in celebration of women content creators who are setting new standards in the livestreaming space. Female livestreamers (and…

Hustling with Kumu Co-founder Roland Ros!

May 10, 2019 | 1 min read

Have you ever wondered how much passion and hard work is poured into your favorite livestreaming app Kumu? Check out this Hustleshare podcast with Kumu co-founder Roland Ros, and dive deep into the humble beginnings of the app and how it has come to impact the lives of so many Filipinos, here and abroad. Roland shares his…

Fly Away to Your Next Summer Getaway! One week left to win that dream vacation

May 7, 2019 | 2 mins read

If I told you you could earn a basic monthly salary in under two hours from the comfort of your own home, you would want to know “how’. If I told you an app could send you on your dream summer escapade in the beautiful island of Marinduque and the scenic city of Bacolod –…

KC Montero saved by wife Stephanie Dods in mixing fail of SelvaRey Rum cocktail on livestreaming platform Kumu

April 30, 2019 | 3 mins read

Branded blooper While KC Montero may be a VJ, host, and regionally seen television personality and producer, he is definitely not a mixologist. To promote the SelvaRey Rum giveaway of a signed bottle by Bruno Mars, Montero tried his hand at mixing drinks in a livestreaming session on Kumu. The recipe for the “Indulgent” drink…

Filipino Top Grossing App Kumu Celebrates 100th Episode

April 29, 2019 | 4 mins read

The evening of April 15th saw Google Play Store’s No. 3 top grossing app Kumu celebrate the 100th episode of their popular game show Quiz Mo Ko, giving away P200k worth of prizes to some 500 winners. It was a special feat for the content platform and livestreaming app as it is the first of…

DJ Mo Twister and gamers Suzzysaur and Rumble Royale join Kumu as regular livestreamers, eager to capitalize on the platform’s audience of more than 500,000 Filipinos

April 29, 2019 | 3 mins read

When Kumu was launched as a livestreaming platform last year, the majority of livestreams were user-generated content (UGC) – everyday Filipinos who wanted to share their lives, talents, and passions to an audience of their peers. The tide is turning, in a manner of speaking. In addition to the bevy of UGC livestreams from Filipinos…

So You Want to Be a Billboard Star? There Are Four Days Left For Your Chance!

April 26, 2019 | 3 mins read

Admit it or not, almost everyone has daydreamed about having their face plastered on a huge billboard along EDSA, where thousands of cars and pedestrians pass by every day. Commonly, we only see the brightest of stars from film and television endorsing their product on these billboards, and it usually, immediately slaps us back to…