Cinemax

Second-Screen Interactive TV Company, zeebox, Launches in US in Partnership with Comcast, NBCU, HBO and Cinemax

zeebox , the second-screen social/interactive TV company that was co-founded by former BBC iPlayer chief, Anthony Rose, and that earlier this year appointed Time Warner Cable Media veteran, Jason Forbes, to head up its US operations (see the article published on itvt.com, March 16th), announced its US launch late Wednesday, in partnership with Comcast Cable, NBCUniversal, HBO and Cinemax . From the company's press materials: In an unprecedented alliance, Comcast Cable, NBCUniversal, HBO and Cinemax...

Dish Targets Netflix with HBO Deal

Dish Network struck deal with HBO that the DBS company boasts will allow it to offer original series and movies not available to Netflix customers. Under the agreement, Dish customers can access content from the HBO Go and Max Go sites or through DishOnline.com . The deal could help Dish compete against several pay TV providers that already offer subscribers access to online videos from HBO and Cinemax, including Comcast , DirecTV , Verizon 's...

HBO, Cinemax to Provide Premium Content for Comcast's On Demand Online Trial

--Trial is Part of "TV Everywhere" Initiative, Announced by Comcast and Time Warner Last Month
Just days after announcing a similar deal with Starz Entertainment ( see article published on itvt.com, July 13th ), Comcast , the US's largest cable MSO, announced Monday that Home Box Office 's HBO and Cinemax premium programming services will make a selection of their content available online, at no extra charge, to their subscribers who are also Comcast customers, under the auspices of the MSO's recently announced trial of a service called On Demand...