0
Wireless

HBO Now to launch soon on Chromecast, Android

Monday 1 June 2015 | 16:06 CET | News
HBO's subscription OTT service, HBO Now will be available soon on Google devices, including Chromecast and Android phones and tablets. The online-only service HBO Now launched in April first on Apple devices and with cable operator Cablevision. However, Apple's exclusivity ends in July, Cnet reports. Sundar Pichai, head of Google's products like Android and Chrome, announced the HBO Now app's availability on Google devices at a keynote presentation at Google's annual I/O conference. 

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Internet / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Apple / Cablevision / Google / HBO
Countries: United States / World
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier

OTT


Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

HBO Now reaches 2 mln subscribers in US

Published 09 Feb 2017 10:52 CET | United States
HBO's stand-alone streaming service has surpassed 2 million subscribers in the US, Variety reports. Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes ...

HBO Now reaches 800,000 subscribers

Published 11 Feb 2016 09:03 CET | United States
HBO Now has attracted 800,000 paying subscribers since the standalone streaming TV service launched in April last year. The ...

Verizon to offer HBO Now

Published 29 Jul 2015 09:08 CET | United States
Verizon announced an agreement to distribute HBO's internet-only subscription service. HBO Now will be available to Verizon's ...

HBO Now expands to Android, Amazon devices

Published 16 Jul 2015 20:21 CET | United States
HBO is extending access to its HBO Now subscription streaming service to Android and Amazon devices. The service first launched ...

HBO puts first episodes of Ballers, The Brink on Facebook

Published 26 Jun 2015 09:39 CET | World
HBO is offering free access to full episodes of some of its original programming on Facebook, showing the latter's growing cloud ...

HBO Now naar Android, Chromecast

Published 01 Jun 2015 16:12 CET | United States
HBO Now zal binnenkort beschikbaar komen op apparaten die draaien op Android en ook op Chromecast. De dienst lanceerde in april ...

HBO Now threatens to close accounts of non-US subscribers

Published 21 Apr 2015 15:03 CET | World
HBO has sent an e-mail to thousands of subscribers who access the HBO Now streaming service from outside the US, reports Torrent ...

HBO Now streaming service launches on Apple, Cablevision

Published 08 Apr 2015 09:13 CET | United States
The HBO Now streaming service is now available in the US. Customers can subscribe through Apple and cable operator Cablevision's ...