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  • Former News Corp president Peter Chernin has bid around $500 million for H<strong>ulu</strong>, the online video streaming service he helped create in 2007, according to two sources with knowledge of H<strong>ulu</strong>”s sale process. The website, jointly controlled by News Corp and Walt Disney Co, reached out to potential buyers in March after initially contemplating a deal in which one would buy out the other. It is not clear whether that transaction is still being co...

    Hulu attracts $500 million bid from former News Corp President

    Former News Corp president Peter Chernin has bid around $500 million for Hulu, the online video streaming service he helped create in 2007, according to two sources with knowledge of Hulu”s sale process. The website, jointly controlled by News Corp and Walt Disney Co, reached out to potential buyers in March after initially contemplating a deal in which one would buy out the other. It is not clear whether that transaction is still being co...

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  • Yahoo has begun talks on a possible purchase of the online video website H<strong>ulu</strong>, the Dow Jones news site AllThingsD reported Wednesday. The move comes after the French government blocked Yahoo”s effort to take a controlling stake in another leading video-sharing site, Dailymotion. The report said Yahoo chief executive Marissa Mayer recently met with top executives at H<strong>ulu</strong>, and that the site”s owners have been considering selling it for...

    Yahoo reportedly eyeing Hulu after failed Dailymotion deal

    Yahoo has begun talks on a possible purchase of the online video website Hulu, the Dow Jones news site AllThingsD reported Wednesday. The move comes after the French government blocked Yahoo”s effort to take a controlling stake in another leading video-sharing site, Dailymotion. The report said Yahoo chief executive Marissa Mayer recently met with top executives at Hulu, and that the site”s owners have been considering selling it for...

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  • YouTube on Thursday unveiled its first paid subscription channels as the Google-owned video service made a long-anticipated move to challenge streaming services like Netflix. The move puts Google into direct competition with services such as Netflix, H<strong>ulu</strong>, and Amazon, which have been luring viewers away from cable and broadcast TV. “Starting Thursday, we”re launching a pilot program for a small group of partners that will offer paid...

    YouTube launches paid channels in TV push; prepares to battle Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon

    YouTube on Thursday unveiled its first paid subscription channels as the Google-owned video service made a long-anticipated move to challenge streaming services like Netflix. The move puts Google into direct competition with services such as Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon, which have been luring viewers away from cable and broadcast TV. “Starting Thursday, we”re launching a pilot program for a small group of partners that will offer paid...

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