NBC finally jumps in the streaming wars

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    Alex Sherman | Julia Boorstin 14 Jan 2018
     
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    NBC names its new streaming service ‘Peacock’
     
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    NBC's Peacock streaming service could soon be free for everyone, report says
    Peacock might have a free, ad-supported version when it launches, according to NBC
    November 1, 2019
    https://www.cnet.com/news/nbcs-peac...-could-soon-be-free-for-everyone-report-says/
    CNBC: NBC is leaning toward making its Peacock streaming service free to everyone
     
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    Comcast to Spend $2 Billion on NBCU’s Peacock Streaming Service in First Two Years
    December 9, 2019
    https://variety.com/2019/digital/news/comcast-peacock-2-billion-streaming-service-1203429809/
     
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    NBC's Peacock streaming service may charge $10 for ad-free viewing
    You could also pay $5 per month for limited ads
    December 17, 2019

    https://www.engadget.com/2019/12/17/nbc-peacock-price-for-ad-free-leak/
     
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    NBC’s Peacock will try to differentiate itself from Netflix, Disney+ with live streaming element, tiered pricing structure
    December 20, 2019
    https://www.cnbc.com/2019/12/20/nbc-peacock-to-offer-live-content-tiered-pricing.html
     
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    WSJ: Comcast might buy the free streaming app Xumo TV
    Comcast is gearing up to launch the Peacock streaming service next year
    December 27, 2019

    https://www.engadget.com/2019/12/27/xumo-tv-streaming-comcast/
     
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    NBC Peacock Signs Deal with Lionsgate, Filling Out Streaming Library
    The deal between Comcast and Lionsgate will license content in both directions
    December 23, 2019

    https://www.pcmag.com/news/372690/nbc-peacock-signs-deal-with-lionsgate-filling-out-streaming
    Comcast: Comcast NBCUniversal and Starz Reach Comprehensive, Long-Term Agreement

    Gizmodo: NBC's Streaming Service Now Has More Movies, But Only Very Specific Ones
     
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    NBCUniversal’s Peacock ends phase one of the streaming era; phase two will test theory of disruptive innovation
     
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    Not sure I'm interested in babysitting yet another subscription.
     
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    To me it depends on the content. You simply can't find all good movies on Netflix, Prime Video and Apple iTunes, at least not over here in Holland. I wish I had access to all of those streaming services in the US.
     
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    NBC's Peacock streaming service costs $10 for ad-free Premium access
    It launches April 15th for some Comcast customers, July 15th for everyone else
    January 16, 2020

    https://www.engadget.com/2020/01/16/nbc-peacock-launch-details/
     
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    NBC’s new Peacock streaming service is just one big ad-injection machine
    January 17, 2020
    https://www.digitaltrends.com/home-theater/nbc-peacock-streaming-service-ad-delivery-system/
     
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