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Google signs first broadcast deal for Unplugged, with CBS

Thursday 20 October 2016 | 09:30 CET | News
Google has signed a deal to carry CBS on the internet TV service it soon plans to introduce, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing sources familiar with the matter. The deal makes CBS the first major TV network to sign on to the new TV service, to be called Unplugged. The service will be housed on Google's YouTube platform and is set to launch early next year. Google is also close to inking a deal to distribute channels owned by 21st Century Fox and is in advanced talks with Comcast's NBCUniversal and Walt Disney, the sources said. 21st Century Fox and News Corp, which owns The Wall Street

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