HBO GO adds Hawaiian Telcom to its pay-TV roster

Michelle Clancy | 16-10-2012

Hawaiian Telcom has become the latest pay-TV operator to sign on for HBO GO (and sister app MAX GO), the premium cable net's TV Everywhere service.

Hawaiian Telcom TV customers who subscribe to HBO and/or Cinemax will now have free, unlimited access to streaming services via any computer in the U.S. with a broadband connection as well as iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch, Kindle Fire, certain Android smartphones and platforms such as Xbox 360, Samsung Smart TVs and Roku.

"Hawaiian Telcom is committed to providing customers with Hawaii's best, most innovative TV experience, and mobility is a perfect complement to the high-quality video content enjoyed at home," said Brad Fisher, senior vice president of strategy and marketing at the carrier. "With HBO GO and MAX GO, our customers can watch their favorite programming anywhere and anytime it fits into their active lifestyle."

HBO GO offers more than 1,400 titles, covering every episode of every season of the best HBO shows, including current series like Game of Thrones, True Blood and Boardwalk Empire, classics like The Sopranos, Sex and the City and Deadwood, plus HBO original films, miniseries, sports, documentaries, and specials as well as a wide selection of blockbuster theatricals.

MAX GO adds more than 400 titles of Cinemax programming online, providing instant access to hundreds of Hollywood hit movies, indies, cult favorites, the MAX After Dark series as well as new drama series like Strike Back, specifically created for the channel.