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Facebook in talks to resell pay-TV channels over own platform - report

Monday 17 December 2018 | 14:49 CET | News
Facebook is negotiating with pay-TV channels HBO, Showtime and Starz about a proposal to sell those companies' streaming TV services directly to Facebook end-users, writes Recode citing industry sources. Facebook expects to launch the product in the first half of next year. 

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: Facebook / HBO / Roku
Countries: World
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