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AT&T to offer HBO Max free to 10 mln existing customers

Monday 28 October 2019 | 10:41 CET | News
AT&T plans to offers its new SVoD service HBO Max free to around 10 million customers when it launches next spring, according to AT&T COO John Stankey. In an interview with Reuters, he said HBO subscribers who also take another AT&T service such as mobile or DirecTV will get HBO Max included free. 

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: AT&T / DirecTV / HBO
Countries: United States
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