HBO is teaming up with Scener to give subscribers the ability to watch TV together
People stuck in quarantine who might want to watch Game of Thrones or Watchmen with friends and family have the option to do so using Scener.
Scener, an online video chatting tool that allows people to sign in to their Netflix accounts to watch movies and TV shows with friends who also subscribe to the services, is adding HBO to people’s viewing options. Anyone with an HBO Now or HBO Go subscription in the United States can boot up the streaming service, create a private virtual theater for up to 20 people, and watch any title. Scener marks the first major partnership between WarnerMedia’s HBO network and an online co-viewing platform.
Joe Braidwood, Scener’s co-founder, knew that finding an easy way to give people the ability to…