With our new release format, this time around we are here to cover all of the news related to the services. While there are some brief updates regarding some smaller services as well as Netflix, the big news is all of the information announced at an investor meeting for HBO Max. So sit back as Dustin and Tony discuss what you can expect for the $14.99 service coming May 2020.

News Topics:
WarnerMedia closes deal for potential HBO Max international expansion: https://www.screendaily.com/news/warnermedia-paves-way-for-hbo-max-international-expansion/5144149.article
Netflix launches a mobile-only plan in Malaysia: https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/netflix-launches-mobile-plan-malaysia-1249730
Netflix testing different viewing speeds: https://www.engadget.com/2019/10/25/netflix-variable-playback-android/
ESPN+ has added advertisements to paid service: https://www.theverge.com/2019/10/25/20929372/espn-plus-pre-roll-advertising-app-bugs-crashes-subscribers
GolfTV looking to create original programming for streaming app: https://www.thedrum.com/news/2019/10/29/golftv-experimenting-with-netflix-style-originals-fuel-streaming-app
B/R Live could be folded into Bleacher Report within the next two years: https://awfulannouncing.com/br/turner-reportedly-plans-to-fold-b-r-live-into-bleacher-report-app-sometime-in-the-next-two-years.html
Sony may be looking to sell Playstation Vue: https://www.theverge.com/2019/10/25/20932088/sony-playstation-vue-sale-streaming-war-competiton-content-cost
Sony to shut down Playstation Vue: https://www.engadget.com/2019/10/29/sony-shuts-down-playstation-vue-january-2020/
HBO Max announcement highlights: https://deadline.com/2019/10/hbo-max-pricing-launch-date-1202771551/
How and why AT&T is getting into the streaming market: https://www.cnbc.com/2019/10/25/att-plan-to-take-on-netflix-apple-and-disney-with-hbo-max-streaming.html

You can help to support this show through Patreon. Thanks for your support.
You can find us in a variety of different ways.
Follow The Streaming Wars on Twitter @StreamingWar
Follow Tony on Twitter @HammackTony
Follow Dustin on Twitter @BeardedBatChief
Email us at TheStreamingWars@gmail.com
Be sure to subscribe to the show for all of the latest episodes.

Subscribe to The Streaming Wars