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081: HBO Max Shockwave and Discovery+

Just when Disvoery finally reveals details for their streaming service and they have the spotlight, WarnerMedia sends shockwaves through the entertainment industry with an announcement for HBO Max. Will their plan work or will it alienate everyone outside the customer? Find out as Dustin and Tony discuss the latest news from the world of streaming….

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076: The Death of Quibi

There was a lot of news from the past week including new numbers for HBO Max, the importance of anime on streaming, how important sports is and the biggest news, Quibi is shutting down. Join Tony and Dustin as they discuss everything from the past week in regards to all of your favorite streaming services….

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071: Paramount+ Announced

The big news from the past week is the rebranding of CBS All Access to Paramount+. Dustin and Tony discuss the information announced regarding the rebranding along with the time frame of the ad tier releasing for HBO Max and the potential price increase coming to Disney+. Find it all on the latest episode of…

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052: Streaming in the World of Social Distancing

The world of social distancing is here and it spells the success of some aspects of the entertainment industry while being a problem for others. Netflix releases their subscriber numbers for the first quarter of the year and sees major growth, while the world of theatrical releases is in trouble. Tony and Dustin discuss all…

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025: Ad-Supported Netflix and What is AT&T TV?

What will make HBO Max stand out compared to Disney+? According to John Stankey, a lot. And that isn’t the only thing Tony and Dustin discuss as an ad-supported model for Netflix is tossed around, why live TV may not be the best direction for certain companies and new developments regarding AT&T’s future in streaming…

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019: The Execs Behind Disney+ and HBO Max

With Thanksgiving in the US happening this week, Tony and Dustin take a break from the news to discuss the Recode event and how it relates to the streaming services. John Stankey talked about HBO Max and Kevin Mayer discussed Disney+. With both services being at very different phases of existence and the directions being…

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