Why you might end up seeing 20-minute ‘Game of Thrones’ episodes on your smartphone (ATT)
|05/23/2017||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
“Game of Thrones” could be better for people to watch on their smartphones if it were produced in 20-minute episodes, according to AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson.
“I’ll cause [HBO CEO Richard] Plepler to panic,” Stephenson said on Tuesday at J.P. Morgan’s Global Technology, Media and Telecom Conference, according to Variety. But “think about things like ‘Game of Thrones.’ In a mobile environment, a 60-minute episode might not be the best experience. Maybe you want a 20-minute episode.”
This statement is significant because it isn’t just a media exec riffing about the mobile revolution. AT&T is in the regulatory process of an read more >>>