Shopgirl: TV lovers can enjoy HBO without cable subscription with HBO Now

We're one step closer to putting cable television companies out of business, thanks to HBO's new HBO Now product.HBO Now is like HBO Go, without requiring the subscriber to have a traditional cable or satellite provider...

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HBO unleashes streaming from cable contracts

NEW YORK - Next year HBO is cutting the cord and selling its popular streaming video service HBO Go as a stand-alone product, as more Americans...Is this the end of pay-TV as we know it?"HBO and ESPN are the two main reasons why people...

How HBO thrives while other television networks struggle

...even pompous: "It's not TV, it's HBO." But the pay cable service has backed...best drama series. Only a decade ago, HBO was barely in the business of making TV...of American homes with television now get HBO. That success is due to an economic model...

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Is HBO losing the golden touch?

NEW YORK - As a business, HBO is more successful than ever. As a TV...its fastball. Through the end of May, HBO's average prime-time viewership was...because of its own ratings slump. But HBO doesn't sell ads. Instead, it depends...

HBO show proves to be a windfall for Deadwood

...golden past not only come to life in the HBO series named for the place, but have kindled...just completed its first 12 episodes on HBO but is due back for a second season, drew...years, the mining camp was nearly lawless. HBO's "Deadwood" has fascinated people with...

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HBO wants to sell sanitized 'Sex and the City'

...interest in airing a sanitized version of HBO's Emmy Award-winning comedy "Sex and...reports, first in Variety on Friday, said HBO had approached executives at ABC, CBS...30-minute version that runs on commercial-free HBO to about 22 minutes to accommodate ads...

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HBO draws record ratings for premiere of 'The Sopranos'

NEW YORK -- HBO drew the largest audience in its 30-year...and was believed to be the first time an HBO telecast drew a larger audience than any of the broadcast networks at the same time. HBO, as a pay cable service, is available in...

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'The Sopranos' to go on as scheduled after star James Gandolfini drops lawsuit against HBO

...Gandolfini has dropped his lawsuit against HBO, resolving a contentious salary dispute...The New York Times reported Wednesday. HBO, which had filed a counterclaim against...will resume the first week of April, an HBO spokeswoman said. // "We are delighted...

Falcons to have HBO role

...coming to the Falcons' training camp. HBO's Hard Knocks cameras will be waiting...practices with other teams in camp. Having the HBO crew on site adds a new twist to two-a-day...with Falcons coach Mike Smith about the HBO arrangement."Smitty and I talked about...