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Discovery, Turner try to get younger viewers back to TV

Monday 3 July 2017 | 06:47 CET | News
Discovery Communications and Time Warner's Turner are trying to get younger viewers back to cable TV by streaming full episodes of new shows online or on apps before they air on TV, according to Reuters. This type of promoting new shows is a response to a growing offer of TV shows released by streaming TV companies such as Amazon.com and Netflix. Among the channels that adopt the new strategy is Discovery's Investigation Discovery (ID). The channel plans to put the first episode of at least five of its series on its ID Go app for cable subscribers before the episodes air on TV, said general

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