Will Netflix Survive the Streaming Wars?


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Netflix is testing how much it can go up in price if you’re sharing your account.
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The streaming wars are no longer about which app and service you like using the most, but which one has the content library you want access to at the drop of a hat. Services like YouTube TV and Sling TV exist for folks who want a more traditional cable TV experience, like a live timeline to shuffle through and DVR capabilities for shows and movies that aren’t available anywhere else. Then, there are the more traditional streaming apps with on-demand content, namely HBO Max, Hulu, and Disney+. In particular, these three have taught us how to plan our nights around their respective episode releases.