Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Sunday October 19, 2014

HBO's Streaming Service May Cost Almost 2X as Much as Netflix

There is usually a catch when you get really good news, always waiting for that ‘but’ that always lingers at the end. With the news HBO is finally creating a freestanding service, the ‘but’ looms overhead like the Sword of Damocles. In this case, the eventual higher cost of standalone service to consumers according to Martin Peers over at The Information.

It's unclear if consumers will be willing to pay a $15 subscription, especially when there are other cheaper ways of getting that same content.