HBO Max streaming service reduces subscription price, but at a cost

HBO Max's executive vice president says by giving consumers a cheaper streaming option, it allows HBO Max to reach a wider audience.

News 12 Staff

Jun 3, 2021, 4:49 PM

Updated 1,049 days ago

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Crew Dragon Capsule will launch three private astronaut missions through 2023. A deal was signed on Wednesday with Axiom Space and marks one of the biggest deals in the private spaceflight industry. 
The missions will be about six months apart, beginning with Axiom's "all civilian" crew flight to the international space station next January.
HBO Max's ad-supported streaming option has officially launched. Customers can now pay $10 instead of $15 to have ads while streaming and sacrificing 4K visual quality, offline downloads, and access to same-day movie premieres. 
HBO Max's executive vice president says by giving consumers a cheaper streaming option, it allows HBO Max to reach a wider audience.
Sotheby's will be auctioning a rare crypto punk NFT that may be sold well into the millions. The NFT dubbed "COVID alien" is considered to be the rarest collectible as it is one of nine Alien Punks and is the only one with a mask. Some of the other Alien Punks sold recently for more than $7.5 million.


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