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Netflix Is Teaching Old HBO Some New Tricks

Rick Aristotle Munarriz
February 28, 2012

As Netflix (Nasdaq: NFLX  ) was planting the flag on digital streaming's virgin topsoil, Time Warner's (NYSE: TWX  ) HBO was taking notes.

The premium cable movie channel will let subscribers stream its content on demand through Microsoft's (Nasdaq: MSFT  ) Xbox 360 in April, coinciding with the season premiere of Game of Thrones.