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HBO has decided to offer programming directly to viewers by making its HBO Go a stand-alone product. HBOGo.com
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One of HBO's most popular series, Game of Thrones. Fullyavinit.com
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Netflix already offers a streaming service separate from cable subscriptions. Courtesy photo