Anything Goes Self explanatory forum name... (No NWS)

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 10-29-2007, 05:22 PM Thread Starter
Join Date: Jun 2005
Posts: 14,712
Exclamation Free videos from NBC & FOX:

Free videos from NBC & FOX:

Posted on 29.10.2007

News Corp. and NBC Universal Monday debuted their joint-venture online video service with a private beta, adding a new rival to Apple Inc.’s iTunes and Google Inc.’s YouTube services. Hulu joins Joost’s video offerings in this increasingly hot and crowded space. While only opening on a limited basis to select users, Hulu is the first major initiative by content owners rather than technology companies that must rely on licensing agreements with television, film and music providers for their content.

Along with Hulu’s own site, the company said its videos would be available through partners such as AOL, MSN and MySpace, although links for Hulu on these sites were not apparent at the time of writing. The company also said it had closed a US$100 million round of financing from Rhode Island-based private equity firm Providence Equity Partners. Hulu’s beta and service — the launch date for which has yet to be announced — include a few full-length films, and clips and full episodes from shows such as “The Simpsons,” “Prison Break,” and “House.” Hulu will offer video content on an advertising-driven basis that is free to users. I guess this service could be an instant success. It’s also nice to finally see more and more companies realize they can’t win this battle against filesharing - so why not to take over the audience and offer them your own content…

Source: AP, Computerworld

valerossi is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 10-29-2007, 06:27 PM
Join Date: Jan 2006
Posts: 3,325
but the vids you watch other places are without ads........

and is this for USAians only?

Last edited by ffwf; 10-29-2007 at 06:27 PM. Reason: Automerged Doublepost
ffwf is offline  
post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 10-29-2007, 08:31 PM Thread Starter
Join Date: Jun 2005
Posts: 14,712
Originally Posted by ffwf View Post
but the vids you watch other places are without ads........

and is this for USAians only?
I see ads on YouTube also...

Not sure, I don't think the site is ready yet... :corn
valerossi is offline  

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Sport Bike Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Free uploading sites for video pictures and music R1biker Media 12 10-10-2007 12:10 PM "end of the month blowout" shagzomatic G33K [email protected] 2 06-28-2007 12:45 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome