Netflix, which views HBO as its primary long-term competitor, believes consumers will subscribe to both online services.
Reed Hastings says that "it's definitely not a zero-sum game" when it comes to online streaming-video services.
The end of a Comcast-Roku dispute means that Comcast subscribers will finally be able to stream HBO and Showtime on their Roku devices.
After years of mysteriously excluding Roku from the list of devices that can stream the HBO Go and Showtime Anytime apps to its subscribers, Comcast relents.
The long-awaited app is now available on the $100 Fire TV box, with availability on $40 Fire TV stick to follow in the spring of 2015.
Ready your brushes, painters. HBO has launched the "Game of Thrones" compendium to showcase your Westeros-themed art, music, costume, food, crafts and comments.
The premium cable network will launch its streaming-only subscription service in April to coincide with the season premiere of its hit fantasy show, according to a reported memo.
After an absence of six years, crime series "The Wire" will appear on US screens of all kinds from December 2014 in remastered 1080p.
The on-demand streaming service from the premium cable network is available for Microsoft's game console.
The sci-fi Western makes its way to the small screen again, this time starring Anthony Hopkins and produced by Bad Robot.