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Facebook in talks for TV content on new STB app - report

Wednesday 1 February 2017 | 08:22 CET | News
Facebook is developing an app for TV set-top boxes to help boost its position in the video market, people familiar with the matter told the Wall Street Journal. The app is one of several Facebook projects aimed at making it a "video-first" company that can compete for TV ad dollars. Facebook is also in discussions with media companies to license long-form, TV-quality programming, the report said, suggesting this could be distributed over the STB app as premium content.

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