Cyfrowy Polsat adds HBO Go to set-top boxes

Polish pay TV provider Cyfrowy Polsat is making the HBO Go multiscreen on-demand service available via its connected satellite set-top boxes following a software upgrade. From Monday viewers will be able to access the first episodes of the final season of True Blood, while new series The Leftovers will be available from June 30. Other […]

Time Warner chief hails UltraViolet and HBO Go growth

Use of UltraViolet ‘digital lockers’ grew by 65% last year, while HBO Go, the premium cable channel’s TV everywhere service, increased its active user base by 30%, according to Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes. Speaking on a conference call for Time Warner’s year-end results, Bewkes said that UltraViolet ended the year with over 15 million […]

HBO Go launches on PlayStation

HBO is launching its online streaming service HBO Go as an app for PlayStation 3 games consoles, with a PlayStation 4 release to follow. The US app gives HBO subscribers unlimited, on-demand access to shows such as Game of Thrones, Boardwalk Empire and True Detective, as well as movies, sports, documentaries, and comedy specials, HBO […]

Skylink launches HBO Go

M7 Group-owned Czech and Slovak pay TV operator Skylink has added HBO’s TV Everywhere service HBO Go to its offerings. Skylink’s HBO Standard, HBO MaxPack and Komplet customers will be able to use the HBO Go service free-of-charge until the end of March next year. HBO Go will offer about 1,500 hours of programming to […]

UPC Poland launches HBO Go and HD channels

Liberty Global-owned UPC Poland has made the HBO Go multiscreen on-demand service available to its subscribers for the first time and has launched the full range of HBO HD services on its platform. UPC customers will now be able to access four channels new to the platform – HBO 2 HD, HBO Comedy HD, Cinemax […]

Inea expands scope of HBO Go

Polish cable operator Inea has expanded the scope of the HBO Go service on its platform. Inea HBO Max HD subscribers will now be able to register up to four devices to receive the HBO Go service, and will be able to play HBO Go content on any two devices simultaneously, rather than one at […]

Cyfrowy Polsat offers Samsung tablet and new range of data packages

Polish pay TV provider Cyfrowy Polsat has launched a new series of offers that include a Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 3G tablet, providing access to mobile internet and with pre-installed applications for OTT video services ipla and HBO Go and music service muse.  The tablet is available as part of a series of data […]

Live streaming added to HBO Go in Poland

Polish pay TV operator Cyfrowy Polsat has added new functionality to the HBO Go service it offers its subs. HBO Go is premium programmer and channel operator HBO’s on-demand service, allowing HBO customers to watch shows from the channel on-demand and on connected devices. Cyfrowy Polsat was already making Go available to its customers, but […]

HBO Go goes live in Bulgaria

HBO’s on-demand service HBO Go has launched on Bulgarian cable operator Blizoo. The operator’s subscriber base that has a HBO subscription and a broadband internet service will now have access to more than 800 hours of movies and HBO originals, including the latest seasons of Game of Thrones, Boardwalk Empire and True Blood. In Central […]

HBO Go reportedly to join Apple TV later this year

Apple is reportedly in talks to carry HBO Go on the Apple TV platform in the US by the middle of this year. According to Bloomberg, citing sources familiar with the plan, The deal will enable Apple TV users to access some 1,700 films and TV shows from HBO. Apple TV already includes Netflix and […]