Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Will HBO Now catalyze the next transformation of traditional television viewing
Very soon, you won't need a cable subscription to watch your favorite HBO shows during their scheduled broadcast. Teaming up with Apple, as its primary carrier, you can stream live HBO. Anticipating a possible flight to their products, Apple has decreased the price of the Apple TV by almost 30%. The CEO of HBO Richard Plepler has called the move a "millennial missile."
What does everyone else think about these advances made by HBO and Apple? What do you think are the potential future effects on television and streaming culture, now with this corporate partnership?