HBO and PlayStation have teamed up to offer users of the games console access to the HBO GO app. There's no confirmation of exactly when it will appear on the PS3 or PS4, but when it does, HBO are relatively cool about the issue of password sharing. The app is available to each of the 30 million US residents who subscribe to HBO, plus presumably their friends and family. PS users with a password will get access to all of HBO's online content, as soon as the app hits the consoles.
Comcast's potential deal with Charter Communications to provide Time Warner Cable between them is likely to be subject to a very thorough review from the FCC, and approval of the deal would almost certainly come with a string of conditions for Comcast and Charter. These and other stories of the day from ReelSEO.