“Time Warner Inc.’s Home Box Office unit said Tuesday that its stand-alone streaming service HBO Now is available to users of Apple Inc. products,” Lisa Beilfuss reports for The Wall Street Journal.
“About 2,000 titles are available through the service for $14.99 a month. The company is offering a 30-day free trial to customers who sign up in April,” Beilfuss reports. “The launch comes in time for the premiere of the fifth season of ‘Game of Thrones’ on Sunday.”
Beilfuss reports, “Apple users can view HBO Now via an app for the iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch or on Apple TV using iTunes.”
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MacDailyNews Take: Hopefully, this is merely the beginning of the dam cracking away.
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