The streaming wars are here. What you need to know (and how to cope)

Streaming issus
Streamed content has become a hindrance as well as a convenience.
(Robert Neubecker / For The Times)

The years-old streaming skirmish has now become a pitched battle — for talent, for money, for your time and your eyes— as Apple, Disney, HBO and NBC to enter the fray with major subscription services. We’ve broken down what you need to know about the streaming wars and how to cope.