4 Crappy Side Effects Of Streaming TV Nobody Saw Coming

3. There’s A Conflict Of Interest Blocking Your Favorite Shows
What were the odds that your Xbox would have kept offering the Netflix app if it was directly competing with them? Or PlayStation, now that they they’ve also begun to make original content? This isn’t theoretical either, because Comcast is pretty much guaranteed to deny HBO Go on gaming consoles and streaming boxes — both the PS4 and Fire TV are entirely devoid of the wacky goings-on of the Lannister family. It sounds dickish, but since we’re talking about a company looking to make Comcast obsolete … why wouldn’t they be dicks about it? – David Christopher Bell, Cracked