Netflix Oct. 8 quietly revealed it will increase the monthly fee for its standard HD subscription service $1 to $9.99 for all new subscribers in the United States, Canada and Latin America, effective Nov. 8.
In a major move, HBO’s subscription streaming service, HBO Now, is finally available on Roku media players and Roku TVs. The SVOD service heretofore was available on Apple iOS, Android, Cablevision and HBONow.com.
Aside from the technological upgrade and the preservation aspects, there isn’t much that a high-definition remastering of Ken Burns’ landmark documentary 'The Civil War' can do to enhance the experience of watching what is already a remarkable film. (Street Date 10/13/15)