The HBO Apple TV Channel is dead, long live the HBO Max app

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Simply because it had been warning customers earlier than at present, HBO has now turned off its Apple TV Channel, which means folks solely have one strategy to watch HBO content material — through the HBO Max app.

HBO had been displaying a warning that the HBO Apple TV Channel was going away on July 22 for some time, however as individuals are noting on Reddit and elsewhere, that is not serving to people who find themselves now caught with no strategy to watch content material. As many individuals have been certain to level out on Reddit, signing into the HBO Max app with their Apple ID is not working proper now which implies they can not watch content material they already paid for through the Apple TV Channel. It is all a little bit of a multitude proper now, leaving folks pissed off.

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On the optimistic facet, some folks do appear to be having some luck once they create a brand new HBO Max account utilizing the identical e mail handle that is related to their Apple ID. Your mileage might differ right here although, and I might recommend reaching out to HBO earlier than attempting to get this working your self. Simply in case there is a extra official repair that we do not but find out about.

One factor I do know is that everybody ought to have an amazing TV to look at their HBO content material on. Take a look at our checklist of the very best TVs out there at present should you’re in search of a little bit inspiration.

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