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HBO to simulcast Game of Thrones' entire fifth season everywhere but the UK each week

HBO to simulcast Game of Thrones' entire fifth season everywhere but the UK each week

By 10 March 2015

The fifth season of Game of Thrones will air simultaneously across the world...except in the UK. HBO has announced that it plans to simulcast the first episode on 12 April at 9pm EST through global partnership carriers and its own HBO-branded networks,... >>

HBO Now comes to Apple TV, exclusive partner at launch

HBO Now comes to Apple TV, exclusive partner at launch

By 9 March 2015

Apple is on stage in San Francisco, where it has announced HBO's new HBO Now streaming service will be available on Apple TV. HBO is entering an exclusive partnership with Apple to launch HBO Now, at least initially. The standalone service, which has... >>

HBO streaming service, HBO Now, should hit Apple TV with new Game of Thrones in April

HBO streaming service, HBO Now, should hit Apple TV with new Game of Thrones in April

By 5 March 2015

HBO is reportedly in talks with Apple to make Apple TV one of its launch platforms for its highly anticipated stand-alone streaming service, HBO Now. HBO Now is expected to debut in April with the new series of Game of Thrones. This comes from sources... >>

Game of Thrones exhibition in pictures: Winter is already here

Game of Thrones exhibition in pictures: Winter is already here

By 11 February 2015

To celebrate the return of Game of Thrones on 13 April in the UK, 12 April in the US, Sky has allied with HBO to bring its rather unique exhibition of memorabilia and interactive sideshows to London's O2 arena. And what's more, Sky Atlantic gave away... >>

Game of Thrones season 5 begins 12 April in US, 13 April UK, no Sky simulcast this time

Game of Thrones season 5 begins 12 April in US, 13 April UK, no Sky simulcast this time

By 9 January 2015

Game of Thrones will return to US screens on Sunday, 12 April, HBO has announced. The highly anticipated season 5 will debut at 9pm in the States. Sky has also confirmed to Pocket-lint that it plans to show the episode on Sky Atlantic and NOW TV the... >>

HBO Go finally launches with voice search for Amazon Fire TV

HBO Go finally launches with voice search for Amazon Fire TV

By 15 December 2014

The Amazon Fire TV set-top box now serves up more video content options. From HBO, in fact. HBO GO is now available on Amazon Fire TV. You can use the online video service's app to watch HBO shows and films, though you still need an HBO subscription.... >>

HBO to launch standalone streaming service in April, separate from HBO Go

HBO to launch standalone streaming service in April, separate from HBO Go

By 10 December 2014

Although HBO has been working on an in-house streaming service, it has canceled the project, outsourced the work, and hopes to ready a standalone streaming service by spring, it's claimed. Fortune has reported that HBO shelved its in-house project, codenamed... >>

HBO cutting the cable, internet streaming service coming in 2015

HBO cutting the cable, internet streaming service coming in 2015

By 15 October 2014

HBO is finally cutting the cable aspect out of its service, or at least partially, as it looks to a future beyond the set top box.  During Time Warner Inc’s Investor Day meeting on 15 October, Richard Plepler, the chief executive of HBO, announced... >>

HBO remaking robot cowboy movie Westworld, as a series with Anthony Hopkins

HBO remaking robot cowboy movie Westworld, as a series with Anthony Hopkins

By 23 July 2014

Robot cowboys sound brilliant, or at least they did until Cowboys & Aliens got released. But they did work in the 1973 film Westworld. And now HBO has announced it's remaking the film as a series starring Anthony Hopkins. Normally remakes send a shiver... >>

Netflix trumps cable kings like AMC and Showtime, with 31 Emmy nominations

Netflix trumps cable kings like AMC and Showtime, with 31 Emmy nominations

By 10 July 2014

Netflix is no longer that cute streaming service with a single hit series. It is a powerhouse with 31 new Emmy nods under its belt for several original shows. More than doubling the number of Emmy awards it was nominated for last year, Netflix has received... >>