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057: The Battle between HBO Max and Amazon

A week later and some are calling HBO Max’s launch a faliure. But is it? Tony and Dustin dive into the current war between Amazon and HBO Max and how it affects the overall momentum for WarnerMedia. They also take a look at the current spending spree at Apple TV+ and Quibi revamping their future…

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056: HBO Max First Reactions

HBO Max has arrived and while there is some other news happening right now, our main focus is the launch of HBO Max. Did the launch go on without a hitch? Was it worth the wait? What other questions did the launch answer? All of this and more as Dustin and Tony talk about the…

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055: HBO Max and Peacock Reveal More Content

Lots of news from the past week when it comes to the services and a lot of topics to discuss. Between Hulu putting their international rollout on hold, Apple looking for older library content, and the head exec behind Disney+ leaving the company, there is a lot to unpack. Join Tony and Dustin as they…

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054: The Quibi Debacle

Quibi is the talk of the town and not in a good way. Between not having the greatest launch and comments from one of the head executives, things are not looking good. Tony and Dustin dive into how the service could be fixed and what is dragging the service down. There is also talk about…

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053: HBO Max Speeds Towards Launch

As more companies release their latest quarterly earnings, Tony and Dustin dive into Disney’s latest numbers and how streaming is their sole bright spot during this time. Quibi faces a battle bigger than they may have thought, while HBO Max speeds towards their launch with new distribution deals and a new discount offer. All 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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051: HBO Max Launch Details

HBO Max has announced more details for their launch next month including the date the service will be available and the original content that will be included on that date. Elsewhere, Vudu has a new owner and Apple has a bigger market share when it comes to the streaming wars than Tony and Dustin expected….

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050: Quibi’s Content and TV Casting

While the world continues to adjust to the pandemic, it seems Quibi might be making some adjustments too. Quibi announced a certain change they are expecting to roll out that has interesting timing based on a certain interview given not that long ago. And with another week since the launch, more content comes to the…

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049: Quibi Launch Reactions

Quibi has arrived and Dustin and Tony take it for a test drive. After covering all of the latest happenings in the world of streaming including Netflix adding new parental controls, WarnerMedia naming their new CEO and some new studies delving into expectations for upcoming services, it is all about Quibi. From the interface to…

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048: Subscriptions vs Advertising

In the latest episode of The Streaming Wars, Tony and Dustin discuss the latest news including the launch of Disney+ in India, the free trial being offered by CBS All Access and how free trials are a necessity, a new interview with Jeffrey Katzenberg about Quibi’s upcoming launch and some new competition for Quibi that…

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