| Oct 18, 2014
| 9:28 PM
Remember that "Seinfeld" in which Elaine tries to drive one boutique out of business by spending tons of money at a similar shop nearby, only to discover they're both owned by the same person who irked her to begin with?
Everyone who's excited about HBO...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 8:14 PM
For years, HBO sold its premium programming with the slogan, "It's Not TV. It's HBO." Beginning next year, it's not necessarily cable either.
In a move that further disrupts the pay-TV ecosystem, HBO announced Wednesday that the network plans to offer...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 12:30 PM
HBO and CBS shook up the TV biz this week with announcements that they will intro over-the-top streaming services that don't require a pay-television subscription.
The new services could accelerate the number of consumers cutting the cord, which has been...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 4:41 PM
In the Game of Thrones that is the pay-TV industry, HBO has unleashed the dragons.
The premium network said it would offer an online streaming service next year, making its programs available for the first time to anyone with an Internet connection...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 5:30 AM
In a blow to cable and satellite TV providers, HBO will offer its programs directly to consumers over the Internet — potentially giving millions more Americans another reason to cancel their pay TV service.
The premium network — home to...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 1:44 PM
Streaming video company Netflix added fewer subscribers than expected in the third quarter as U.S. member growth slowed.
About 3 million people became new Netflix subscribers around the world in the three months that ended Sept. 30, the company said...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 4:04 PM
Westeros, the fantasy continent depicted in the HBO series "Game of Thrones," is beautiful. It's too bad you can't visit in real life. Or maybe you can.
Yes, the series shoots in the real countries of Ireland, Iceland and Croatia, among others, but...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 9:43 AM
Stars can be fans of their own shows, for sure. But usually they reserve their true geekery for someone else's show. And that's true of "Scandal's" Kerry Washington too.
While the ABC drama she stars in may have its hordes of obsessed viewers,...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 2:01 PM
There are still many long months before HBO’s beloved "Game of Thrones" returns, and even longer until author George R. R. Martin finishes the next book in the series, but at least fans can drown their sorrows in another "GOT"-inspired beer from...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 5:01 PM
Accomplishments: Last season, he was 15th in the State Open, sixth in Class L, fourth in the CCC championship and qualified for the New England meet. This year, he finished first in the boys large school varsity race at Winding Trails....
| Sep 28, 2014
| 5:00 AM
As Netflix has spread its video streaming services around the globe, the company's been met with curiosity, skepticism and, at times, indifference.
But none of the Silicon Valley giant's adventures abroad generated the mix of fear and anxiety that it...