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HBO Now Launches on Amazon’s Fire TV Platform

HBO’s Internet subscription service HBO Now has found its way to one more platform: Users of Amazon’s Fire TV and Fire TV stick devices can now access the service with a dedicated app, both companies announced Thursday.

HBO Now exclusively launched on Apple devices earlier this year, and has since added support for Android mobile devices as well as Google’s Chromecast streaming stick.

Amazon already joined the ranks of HBO Now resellers in July. Unlike Netflix, HBO isn’t selling its subscription service directly, but is instead relying on companies like Apple, Google, Amazon and Cablevision to handle its billing.

 

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