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Peacock agrees distribution on Amazon devices ahead of Olympics coverage

Thursday 24 June 2021 | 09:10 CET | News
Comcast's streaming service Peacock has reached a deal to expand its distribution to Amazon's Fire TV devices. The agreement comes just ahead of the start of the Olympics, when Peacock will show extensive live coverage from parent company NBCUniversal. 

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