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Game of Thrones is over — here’s how to cancel your HBO subscription

Game of Thrones is over, and, for some die-hard fans disappointed with the finale, so is their connection to HBO. Here's how to cancel your subscription, whether you use HBO Now, or have subscribed through your cable provider. The post Game of Thrones is over — here’s how to cancel your HBO subscription appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Hbo, Trends, How-to, Home Theater, Game Of Thrones, Hbo Go


The best, most brutal, and most memorable Game of Thrones episodes

Game of Thrones might be over, but go ahead and watch it again. Revisit all of the nefarious plots, horrifying monsters, and brutal murders with favorite episodes of HBO's epic fantasy series. The post The best, most brutal, and most memorable Game of Thrones episodes appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Hbo, Trends, Streaming, Game Of Thrones, Hbo Go, Hbo Now, Movies & TV


So, Who's Canceling HBO Today?

After eight years and just as many seasons, some of which were harder to justify than others, Game of Thrones’s abruptly concluded last night. Whose arcs were good? (Sansa, I guess?) Whose conclusions felt even remotely consistent with the set-up the show worked to achieve? (Not many!) And who is dump their HBO…Read more...
Tags: Personal Finance, Hbo, Science, Streaming, Game Of Thrones, Hbo Go, Lifehack


Game of Thrones’ end is nigh: Here’s what GoT fans should watch next

With HBO bringing its hit series Game of Thrones to a conclusion, audiences are going to have a Westeros-sized space open up in their regular viewing schedule. These series are a good place to start finding your next TV obsession. The post Game of Thrones’ end is nigh: Here’s what GoT fans should watch next appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Home Theater, Movies & TV, Finale, Game of Thrones


The His Dark Materials trailer arrives to fill HBO’s Game of Thrones void

Game of Thrones might be over, but HBO is staying in the epic fantasy business. His Dark Materials will adapt Philip Pullman's young adult series for TV, and its new trailer is full of danger, magic, and polar bears. The post The His Dark Materials trailer arrives to fill HBO’s Game of Thrones void appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Movies & TV, News, BBC, HBO, His Dark Materials, Philip Pullman, The Golden Compass


Life After "Game of Thrones" Won't Be Easy for AT&T and HBO

Ratings are rising, but audience reviews are souring as the epic fantasy drama comes to a fiery close on Sunday night.
Tags: Hbo, Finance, Article, FBN, Motley Fool, Fbn/markets, Fox-business/markets, B337acd7-482b-59ad-a0ff-437e4ecd53ac


That Game of Thrones re-do petition is more embarrassing than any coffee cup

The Game of Thrones fan petition to remake the show's final season isn't just silly. It's a misunderstanding of the relationship between shows and their audience, among many, many other things. The post That Game of Thrones re-do petition is more embarrassing than any coffee cup appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Hbo, Opinion, Trends, Game Of Thrones, Movies & TV


Game of Thrones fans’ petition is more embarrassing than any coffee cup

The Game of Thrones fan petition to remake the show's final season isn't just silly. It's a misunderstanding of the relationship between shows and their audience, among many, many other things. The post Game of Thrones fans’ petition is more embarrassing than any coffee cup appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Hbo, Opinion, Trends, Game Of Thrones, Movies & TV


How Netflix is using companies like Comcast and T-Mobile to drive its next phase of growth (NFLX)

Netflix has been striking deals with wireless providers and legacy cable companies to make its services available through their platforms for years. A new Barclays analysis looks at the effect of these deals have had on Netflix's subscriber base. The deals could have helped grow Netflix's subscriber base by about 6.4 million over the past two years, including keeping people from canceling. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Netflix may be benefiting from being in the bundle. ...
Tags: Hbo, India, US, Trends, Netflix, Comcast, Barclays, Brazil, Virgin Media, Hulu, T Mobile, NFLX, Amazon Apple, Winterfell, Arya, T Mobile Orange Vodafone India and Telef


The 4 HBO shows that are better than 'Game of Thrones,' according to critics

"Game of Thrones" is HBO's biggest TV series ever, but it's not its most critically acclaimed. Shows like "The Sopranos" and "The Wire" have higher critic ratings at review aggregator Metacritic. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. "Game of Thrones" is HBO's biggest hit ever, but it's not the premium cable network's best show of all time if you ask critics. As the epic fantasy series heads for its finale on Sunday, we've looked back at some HBO classics, and there are a few th...
Tags: Hbo, America, Trends, Nancy Grace, David Chase, James Gandolfini, Richard, West Baltimore, George R R Martin, Weiss, Tony Soprano, David Benioff, Metacritic, Brian Lowry, Larry Sanders Show, Steven Zaillian Schindler


Netflix's deals with companies like Comcast and T-Mobile are a secret weapon for its next phase of growth (NFLX)

Netflix has been striking deals with wireless providers and legacy cable companies to make its services available through their platforms for years. A new Barclays analysis looks at the impact of these deals have had on Netflix's subscriber base.  The deals could have helped grow Netflix's subscriber base by around 6.4 million over the past two years, including keeping people from canceling. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Netflix may be benefiting from being in the bundle...
Tags: Hbo, India, US, Trends, Netflix, Comcast, Barclays, Brazil, Virgin Media, Hulu, T Mobile, NFLX, Barclay, Amazon Apple, T Mobile Orange Vodafone India and Telef, Showtime But Netflix


7 upcoming HBO TV shows viewers can look forward to after 'Game of Thrones' ends

HBO's biggest show, "Game of Thrones," ends on Sunday. But there's still plenty to look forward to from the network this year, including "Big Little Lies" season two and "Watchmen." Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. "Game of Thrones" ends on Sunday, but HBO still has plenty to offer the rest of the year. The hit fantasy series has been HBO's biggest show over the course of its eight seasons and the final season has been a ratings hit. The premium cable network is developing ...
Tags: Hbo, Time Warner, Alan Moore, Disney, Trends, Bbc, Netflix, Britain, Nicole Kidman, Meryl Streep, John Goodman, Sydney, Brian Cox, Shailene Woodley, James Wolk, Roy


Meet the 8 execs at AT&T who are taking on rivals Disney and Verizon in the year ahead

AT&T is a legacy telecom company with modern ambitions. The Dallas, Texas-based company is an old-school wireless and wireline operator with aspirations of going head to head with Verizon in the race to create a ubiquitous 5G network in the US.  And with its acquisition of Time Warner, it cemented it's ability to control both the pipes of distribution of internet into homes, and media content creation. It's now aiming to do battle with Disney and Netflix to dominate the OTT streaming ecosystem....
Tags: Verizon, Hbo, Nbc, Time Warner, Disney, US, Trends, CMO, Netflix, United States, Ubs, Warner Bros, Doj, Cto, Kevin Tsujihara, Snyder


How the salaries of 'The Big Bang Theory' actors compare with TV's highest-paid stars

"The Big Bang Theory" ends its 12-season run on Thursday. The actors were some of the highest-paid on television. How do the "Big Bang Theory" salaries stack up against those of some of the other highest-paid actors on television? Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. "The Big Bang Theory" ends its record-breaking 12-season run on Thursday, and the actors were some of the highest paid on television. Actor Jim Parsons made headlines last summer for walking away from a   reported ...
Tags: Hbo, Hollywood, Nbc, Norman Reedus, Abc, Amc, Kaley Cuoco, Trends, Julia Roberts, Netflix, John Goodman, Cbs, Jim Parsons, Elisabeth Moss, Forbes, Sean Penn


The Mad Queen rules over ashes in Game of Thrones’ final episode photos

HBO offered a preview of the final episode of Game of Thrones, which airs this Sunday on the cable network and brings to a close one of television's most popular sagas after eight seasons. The post The Mad Queen rules over ashes in Game of Thrones’ final episode photos appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Hbo, News, Trends, Game Of Thrones, Movies & TV


'Black Mirror' season 5 is coming to Netflix this summer — here are all the details

Netflix released a trailer and new details about the upcoming fifth season of its hit sci-fi anthology series, "Black Mirror," on Wednesday. The new season comes to Netflix on June 5, and stars Miley Cyrus, Anthony Mackie, and more. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Netflix's hit sci-fi anthology series is coming back next month. The streaming giant released a trailer and new details for the fifth season of creator Charlie Brooker's "Black Mirror" on Wednesday. It stars Mile...
Tags: Hbo, UK, Disney, Trends, Netflix, Miley Cyrus, Black Mirror, Charlie Brooker, Anthony Mackie, Mackie, Annabel Jones, Ludi Lin, Yahya Abdul Mateen, Angourie Rice, Bandersnatch, Miley Cyrus Anthony Mackie


'Avengers: Endgame' used never-before-seen footage from 'Thor: The Dark World' for a key time-travel sequence, including Natalie Portman's appearance

Warning: Spoilers below if you have not seen "Avengers: Endgame." In "Endgame," Rocket (voiced by Bradley Cooper) and Thor (Chris Hemsworth) time travel back to Asgard during the events of the 2013 movie "Thor: The Dark World" to retrieve an Infinity Stone. In the process they sneak past Loki (Tom Hiddleston), and Jane Foster (Natalie Portman) makes a cameo. Coeditor Jeffrey Ford told Business Insider that in both instances unused footage from "The Dark World" was used. "The shot of Loki thro...
Tags: Hbo, Trends, Ford, Bradley Cooper, Jurassic World, Thor, Muhammad Ali, Natalie Portman, Loki, Portman, Jane Foster, Anthony Russo, Jeffrey Ford, Loki Tom Hiddleston, Thor Chris Hemsworth, Jane Foster Natalie Portman


18 times 'The Simpsons' accurately predicted the future

"The Simpsons" has built a reputation for predicting the future. Most recently, viewers noticed that a 2017 episode of the cartoon seemed to preempt Daenerys Targaryen's big plot twist on Sunday night's penultimate episode of "Game of Thrones." "The Simpsons" also predicted the election of Donald Trump, the discovery of the Higgs boson equation, and a Lady Gaga performance. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. 19 years ago, an episode of "The Simpsons" predicted that Donald Tr...
Tags: Apple, Hbo, London, Sweden, Singapore, Disney, US, Barack Obama, Trends, Tesco, Bbc, Mit, Uganda, Fox, David, Netflix


A new report shows HBO's big weakness as it battles Netflix and Disney in the streaming wars

Disney will be at an advantage over new streaming competitors now that it has control over Hulu. The combined assets of Disney and Fox along with Hulu raise Disney's content hours to over 57,000 hours. WarnerMedia's streaming platform, including HBO, would include over 10,000, according to Ampere Analysis. As companies remove licensed titles from Netflix and Amazon, HBO/WarnerMedia could be at a disadvantage. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Comcast relinquished operational...
Tags: Amazon, Hbo, Hollywood, Time Warner, Disney, Trends, Fox, Netflix, Comcast, Showtime, Cbs, Espn, Hulu, Turner, Arpu, Amazon Prime Video


Meet the power players of AT&T who are battling Verizon on 5G network capabilities and Disney on OTT streaming

AT&T is a legacy telecom company with modern ambitions. The Dallas, Texas-based company is an old-school wireless and wireline operator with aspirations of going head to head with Verizon in the race to create a ubiquitous 5G network in the US.  And with its acquisition of Time Warner, it cemented it's ability to control both the pipes of distribution of internet into homes, and media content creation. It's now aiming to do battle with Disney and Netflix to dominate the OTT streaming ecosystem....
Tags: Verizon, Hbo, Nbc, Time Warner, Disney, US, Trends, CMO, Netflix, United States, Ubs, Warner Bros, Doj, Cto, Kevin Tsujihara, Snyder


Google vs. ad trackers, Facebook's staying power, and the TV giants' dilemma

Hello! This past week brought fresh signs that the tech giants are in charge, as if we didn't know that already.  First, Google is planning to make it easier for people to use the biggest web browser, Chrome, without being tracked by companies other than Google. Lauren Johnson broke down the implications: It'll limit advertisers' and publishers' ability to make money from targeted ads but may be a boon for privacy. Google stands to win since it has reams of its own data across its own search, ...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Facebook, Hbo, Microsoft, US, Trends, New York Times, Jeffrey Katzenberg, Espn, North America, Muhammad Ali, Times, Chris Hughes, Lauren, First Google


'What is The Roku Channel?': A guide to Roku's home for free and premium TV, movies, and more

Roku's The Roku Channel offers a range of free (ad-supported) and premium TV, movies, music, and more. You can watch The Roku Channel on a Roku streaming device, from your computer, mobile device, or even Apple TV. You can subscribe to premium channels like HBO through The Roku Channel and pay for them in one bill each month without an added access fee like some other streaming services (and cable or satellite). Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories.   The Roku Channel is Roku's...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Hbo, Trends, Roku, Hulu, HBO Showtime, Cinemax, Amazon Fire Stick, Roku Channel, Roku TV, Roku Channel News, ABC News Newsy, HBO Showtime Starz Epix, Roku Channel Amazon Prime Video, Roku Channel The Roku Channel


HBO's new Muhammad Ali doc tells the boxer's story in his own voice thanks to 4 years of archival digging

Director Antoine Fuqua talked to Business Insider about his two-part HBO documentary, "What's My Name: Muhammad Ali." Fuqua gave insight on the four-year journey to make a doc on the boxing legend that's entirely told from Ali's point of view. The doc premieres on Tuesday.   Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories.   HBO is known for many things. These days, "Game of Thrones" and HBO's other Emmy-winning shows often take the spotlight. And it's always been a great place to catch up...
Tags: Hbo, Hollywood, Trends, Lebron James, Muhammad Ali, Cassius Clay, Ali, Manila, Parkinson, Frazier, Maverick Carter, Antoine Fuqua, Lonnie, Karen Gillan, Sonny Liston, Fuqua


20 states are attempting to pass "heartbeat laws." Georgia and Ohio just passed their own.

Four states have now passed "heartbeat laws," which ban abortions at about six weeks. Ohio's new law prohibits rape and incest victims from having an abortion. In Georgia, having a miscarriage could result in an investigation. None Distinguishing between actual news and The Onion has become a tragic sport in recent years, yet even the satire site wouldn't post an article entitled, "Should 11-year-old girls have to bear their rapists' babies? Ohio says yes." Nope, that's the Chicago Tribune. On ...
Tags: Hbo, Hollywood, Activism, Mississippi, Kentucky, Senate, Religion, Alabama, America, Georgia, Choice, Jj Abrams, Christianity, Innovation, Protests, Argentina


You can now finally watch 'Game of Thrones' without an internet connection — but only if you subscribe to HBO through Apple (AAPL)

Apple's new TV app is the first and only place where HBO subscribers can download "Game of Thrones," the company says. Apple launched its revamped TV app on Monday, which brings a redesigned interface and more personalization. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories.  Apple's revamped TV app provides one key benefit that you won't be able to get when subscribing to HBO separately: the ability to watch HBO content offline, including "Game of Thrones." The company launched the new ve...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Hbo, Trends, Netflix, Starz, DirecTV, Apple AAPL, Samsung Smart


Apple's vision for the future of TV is starting to take shape — here's everything that's new in its revamped TV app launching today (AAPL)

Apple has launched its revamped Apple TV app that includes the ability to subscribe to individual channels, representing a significant leap for the company into digital entertainment. The app also brings a slight redesign with deeper personalization. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Back in March, Apple unveiled its vision for the future of television at a star-studded event that featured everyone from Oprah Winfrey to Steven Spielberg. Now, the first culmination of the com...
Tags: Apple, Hbo, Mac, Samsung, Trends, Apple TV, Mtv, Oprah Winfrey, Spielberg, Steven Spielberg, Winfrey, Angela Ahrendts, HBO Starz CBS, Smithsonian Channel EPIX


Brace yourselves: The trailer for Game of Thrones’ final episode has arrived

HBO offered a preview of the final episode of Game of Thrones, which airs this Sunday on the cable network and brings to a close one of television's most popular sagas after eight seasons. The post Brace yourselves: The trailer for Game of Thrones’ final episode has arrived appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Hbo, News, Trends, Game Of Thrones, Movies & TV


Showtime's 4-part Wu-Tang Clan documentary is so epic RZA calls it the 'bible' of the band

Legendary rap group Wu-Tang Clan tells all in a new four-part documentary on Showtime, "Wu-Tang Clan: Of Mics and Men." Business Insider sat with Wu-Tang members RZA and U-God, as well as the movie's director Sacha Jenkins, to talk about pulling off the epic telling of the band's history. RZA and U-God also revealed the personal moments in their lives that were uncovered for the documentary that they were hesitant to allow on screen. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories.   Twent...
Tags: Hbo, New York, Hollywood, China, New York City, Trends, Showtime, Ohio, Wu Tang, Wu Tang Clan, Staten Island, Rza, Jenkins, Wu, Dominic, Sacha


HBO officially comments on that Game of Thrones coffee cup scene

HBO issued an official statement regarding the rogue coffee cup that snuck into a shot in last night's episode of Game of Thrones, sparking a flurry of commentary and many, many memes. The post HBO officially comments on that Game of Thrones coffee cup scene appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Coffee, Hbo, News, Trends, Game Of Thrones, Movies & TV


HBO’s Game of Thrones episode 5 preview brings The Last War to King’s Landing

HBO has released a brief trailer for episode 5 of Game of Thrones' eighth season, which features the final war between the forces of Daenerys Targaryen and Cersei Lannister. Episode 5 airs Sunday, May 12. The post HBO’s Game of Thrones episode 5 preview brings The Last War to King’s Landing appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Hbo, News, Trends, Game Of Thrones, King, Daenerys Targaryen, Movies & TV



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