According to a report by Bloomberg – citing people familiar with the matter – the micro-blogging giant Twitter reportedly close to pursue a deal with Viacom and NBC for video content. Twitter held talks with Viacom about hosting TV clips on its site as well as selling ads while another content partnership discussion with Comcast’s NBCUniversal also in place.
Twitter which started as a service for 140-character status update back in 2006 now seems adding video content to its service which will let users eager to spend more time on the site and watch promotions. The company currently in partnership with Walt Disney’s ESPN, Weather Channel and Turner Broadcasting System and if the move turned out to be successful, users will able experience the video content service too.
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