the streaming wars

011: HBO Max Announcement Highlights

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…

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010: Quibi’s Hype and HBO Max Predictions

Just when we thought we couldn’t get as much content news as the past few episodes, we are proved wrong. So this episode features an announcement regarding the future of the show that should bring the run-time down some while providing even more coverage. Outside of that, there were a few things happening this week…

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009: New Services and Piracy?

The streaming wars are about to begin? The media seems to be pressing that thought, while we know that this has been happening for a while. That’s not to say it isn’t going to be becoming more of a mainstream focus (this is a show all about it after all), but it is now less…

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008: Disney Bans Netflix and What is Quibi?

The time has come for the show to jump to the present and start covering current events in the great battle between all of the new and existing services. This week the big news seemed to be Disney banning Netflix ads on their platforms. Is it really as big of a deal as everyone seems…

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007: Current State of Peacock

Rounding out our “Current State of” series is a look at a service that may or may not be a major service in a year’s time. Because such little information is known at this point for the upcoming service from NBCUniversal, will this service compete with the major services we have already discussed or will…

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005: Current State of Disney+

On the heels of the release of Apple TV+, another service with a plus symbol in their name is coming less than two weeks later. This service, however, couldn’t be more different. Disney+ plans on having a massive back catalog of content along with a slew of original content. After testing the waters with ESPN+…

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004: Current State of Apple TV+

We have covered the service that already exists, but now we get into the services that are launching in the near future starting with Apple TV+. Out of all the companies currently with a streaming service or ones that plan on launching one, Apple is the largest company of them all. But does that make…

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003: Current State of Amazon Prime Video

The second “Current State of” episode features a company that while in the streaming service business couldn’t be more different than the other companies. Amazon Prime Video is the focus this time around as Dustin and Tony discuss what makes this company so unique. What sets their model apart from Netflix? Can a service that…

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002: Current State of Netflix

As we start our first deep dive into the companies behind the services, Netflix takes the focus. Netflix has more subscribers than any other existing service at this point and also has a pretty big lead on all of the new services launching soon. What does that mean for the future of Netflix? How does…

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001: What is the Streaming Wars?

Join Tony and Dustin as they cover the latest happenings in the Streaming Wars. A podcast that dives deep into tech news, press releases, and quarterly financial statements to detail how each company is approaching their streaming service. In this first episode, learn about who the hosts are and what the show is all about….

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