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.
Sony. Netflix. And now, HBO. While the 2014 hacking at Sony Pictures pushed entertainment giants to take computer security more seriously, recent incidents have exposed weaknesses throughout Hollywood’s food chain