Apple said its TV+ original video subscription service will launch on 1 November for $4.99/month, undercutting the price of rival offerings.
Get ready, TV fans, because the next few months are going to be wild. Deep-pocketed giants are spending billions of dollars on so much new streaming content that there will be little reason to leave your couch this summer.
Walt Disney Co is pricing a new bundle of streaming services at a surprisingly low $12.99/month, challenging Netflix with a package that includes family programming, live sports and a deep library of television shows.
The television network giants went through ratings hell. It’s time for Netflix’s own version of that.
The final episode of Game of Thrones drew 19.3 million US viewers, a record for HBO and the fantasy drama that became one of TV’s rare collective viewing experiences.
The premiere of the final season of Game of Thrones drew 8.1% more viewers than last season’s debut, an encouraging sign as HBO prepares for the next chapter of the streaming era.
Media giants are realising what Netflix already knows: streaming is expensive.