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Telstra: Foxtel's Presto launch imminent

Thursday 13 February 2014 | 23:17 CET | News
The launch of an online streaming service by Australian pay-TV provider Foxtel is delayed by software integration and Google, according to 50 percent shareholder Telstra, ZDNet reports. Foxtel announced "Presto" last year, saying the service would offer live and on demand access to Foxtel's movie content for AUD 24.99 per month. The service was to go live later in 2013. However, the Presto website still says the service is "coming soon". Telstra chief executive David Thodey said that the delay was due to software integration issues and Google removing a product the company had relied on. He

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: Google / Telstra
Countries: Australia
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