HBO Now launches on Amazon Fire tablets

HBO’s new stand-alone internet service HBO Now in now available on Amazon’s Fire-branded tablets in the US, and will be available on Fire TV and Fire TV Stick devices in the coming weeks. The launches mark the wider availability of the over-the-top service, which launched in the US in April via Apple devices and on […]

Amazon snags HBO shows with exclusive deal

Amazon has struck an exclusive licensing deal with HBO and will carry a raft of the premium cabler’s shows on its Fire and Prime Instant TV services. HBO has its own TV everywhere service, HBO Go, but the Amazon deal gives it access to catalogue HBO series including The Sopranos (below right), Six Feet under, […]