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Is This a Netflix Killer?

Rick Aristotle Munarriz
August 4, 2011

The moment of truth is approaching for Netflix (Nasdaq: NFLX  ) .

Next month, existing subscribers will be dealing with the video buffet operator's new pricing that raises prices by as much as 60%.

The climate has never been better for a potential competitor to catch disgruntled couch potatoes, and Time Warner's (NYSE: TWX  ) HBO is in a better position than you think.

Time Warner rolled out HBO Go -- its on-demand streaming service covering the premium cable channel's proprietary programming -- shortly after Time Warner became part of the TV Everywhere initiative.

Things have been heating up lately