• AT&T will jump into the streaming bloodbath by launching a Netflix competitor next year

    7 monthes ago - By Chron

    AT&T announced on Wednesday it will launch a new streaming service next year.
    The announcement comes after AT&T purchased Time Warner earlier this year.
    HBO, which was acquired in the merger, will be bundled with the service and it will also include Warner Bros. movies and Cartoon Network animated programs.
    It is expected to be more expensive than HBO, but a price will not be announced until next year.
    AT&T announced on Wednesday that it will launch a new streaming service in late 2019, to compete with the likes of Netflix, Hulu, and Disney's upcoming streaming service.
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  • AT&T will launch another streaming service in 2019, with HBO and other WarnerMedia content

    7 monthes ago - By Tech Crunch

    AT&T will launch a new direct-to-consumer streaming service next year, the company announced today. Yes, another one. AT&T currently already operates cord cutter-friendly streaming services DirecTV Now and the low-cost WatchTV , but its new service will be focused on WarnerMedia properties, including HBO.
    The move follows AT&T's acquisition of Time Warner, which completed this past June. That means AT&T also now operates Time Warner's streaming services HBO GO, for pay TV viewers, and HBO NOW, for cord cutters.
    The upcoming, subscription-based service will include all of WarnerMedia's...
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  • AT&T, WarnerMedia to offer their own streaming service

    7 monthes ago - By Chron

    NEW YORK - AT&T and WarnerMedia are joining the ever-expanding list of companies offering a streaming video service.
    They say the service due to launch in late 2019 will include films, TV shows, documentaries, animation and other offerings. No pricing was announced.
    It's the second product AT&T has unveiled since its $81 billion acquisition in June of Time Warner, which owns Warner Bros. studio and such channels as TBS and HBO. That same month it launched WatchTV, a cable-like package of more than 30 TV channels delivered over the internet.
    More people are switching to streaming video from...
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  • To battle Netflix and Disney, AT&T readies a giant HBO-fused streaming service

    7 monthes ago - By Fast Company

    WarnerMedia's answer to Netflix, Disney, and Amazon is coming late next year.
    By the end of 2019, AT&T plans to roll HBO, Turner, and Warner Bros. content into one big streaming service to battle the likes of Netflix. John Stankey, the CEO of AT&T's WarnerMedia, confirmed the news after a memo detailing the company's plans leaked to CNN's Brian Stelter.
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  • AT&T's WarnerMedia Is Launching a Streaming Service in 2019

    7 monthes ago - By Fortune

    The streaming wars are heating up. As Netflix and Amazon duke it out ahead of Disney's entry into the market , AT&T's newly-acquired WarnerMedia announced plans to roll out its own video service.
    WarnerMedia CEO John Stankey revealed the news Wednesday at the Vanity Fair New Establishment Summit in Los Angeles. The service aims to launch in late 2019 and will feature HBO -a key asset AT&T picked up in its takeover of Time Warner earlier this year-as the centerpiece of the service.
    Stankey also said the service will likely include content from other WarnerMedia brands, which include the...
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