Tag: Streaming Services

Streaming Service Scams: HBO Max

Since the 1970s, HBO (Home Box Office) has been a premier provider of entertainment. It started by presenting movies and other previously released programming on cable TV. Then, they started producing original content. And recently, as part of the WarnerMedia Company, it was inevitable that HBO would join the streaming fray. It started as HBO Read More…

Streaming Service Scams: Xbox

Since the day it was founded in 1975, Microsoft has continually succeeded by always being on the cutting edge of computer and internet technology. And, since 2001, it has also stayed on the forefront of gaming and streaming technology with its Xbox gaming system. For the past 20 years, Xbox has helped set the gold Read More…

Streaming Service Scams: PlayStation

Since its launch in 1994, the Sony PlayStation has been a mainstay in the gaming world. At first a simply console for playing video games in cartridge and then disc form, the unit has since evolved to enable gaming in a streaming format. Multiple players can play the same game and communicate with one another Read More…

Streaming Service Scams: Disney+

For nearly 100 years, The Walt Disney Company has been in the business of entertainment. It started with animation and spread to theme parks, cruise ships, TV shows, live action films, and TV networks. It only makes sense then, that entertainment powerhouse would eventually jump on the streaming bandwagon with Disney+. Launched early in 2020, Read More…

Streaming Service Scams: Apple TV

Long before streaming was ever a thing, there was Apple. However, as a computer, cell phone, and general technology powerhouse for decades, it only makes sense that Apple would eventually jump into the streaming fray with their Apple TV and, more recently, Apple TV+ streaming services. Apple TV was created as an app to be Read More…

Streaming Service Scams: Netflix

To say that Netflix has revolutionized the way we watch TV and movies would be something of an understatement. It started out in 1997 as a DVD-rental-by-mail service. You would put movies into your “queue” and, as you returned previous rentals, the next ones on your list would be sent out automatically. 2007 brought a Read More…

Streaming Service Scams: Hulu

More and more, online streaming services have become a primary source of entertainment for millions all around the world. Just log-in, and in an instant, you have access to millions of hours of TV shows and movies. One of the premier streaming services these days is Hulu. Hulu was launched in 2008 and is, to Read More…