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Amazon developing pay-TV streaming service: Report

Published on Jan 22, 2014 6:00 AM

(REUTERS) - Amazon is in the early stages of developing a pay-TV streaming service with live programming, according to a report in The Wall Street Journal.

Amazon approached at least three media companies, according to people familiar with the matter the Journal reported.

Representatives for Amazon did not immediately return a request seeking comment.

Amazon now offers on-demand TV shows and movies free to customers who are members of Amazon's premium shipping service Prime.

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