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Facebook signs deals for live-streaming service

Thursday 23 June 2016 | 13:53 CET | News
Facebook has signed deals worth more than USD 50 million with media companies and celebrities to create videos for its live-streaming service, the Wall Street Journal reported. Facebook has signed nearly 140 deals, including with CNN, the New York Times, Vox Media, Tastemade, Mashable and the Huffington Post, the Journal reported. Comedian Kevin Hart, celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay, wellness guru Deepak Chopra and NFL quarterback Russell Wilson are among the celebrities that Facebook has partnered with. Justin Osofsky, the vice president of global operations and media partnerships at Facebook

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