TechSpot

DirecTV said to be considering Hulu acquisition once again

By Shawn Knight
May 20, 2013
Post New Reply
  1. There’s no shortage of potential suitors when discussing an acquisition of online video streaming destination Hulu. Earlier this month it was rumored that Yahoo was looking to pick up the asset following their failed Dailymotion bid but that was before...

    Read more
     
  2. cmbjive

    cmbjive TS Enthusiast Posts: 530   +85

    "At last check, Hulu plays host to more than three million subscribers that shell out $7.99 per month for the premium service. Free content subscribers are subjected to advertising."

    As a paying subscriber to Hulu Plus I can attest that I am still bombarded with ads. Every now and then they give the option to watch an extended ad to watch the show ad free for its duration, but I get the ads.
     


Add New Comment

TechSpot Members
Login or sign up for free,
it takes about 30 seconds.
You may also...
Get complete access to the TechSpot community. Join thousands of technology enthusiasts that contribute and share knowledge in our forum. Get a private inbox, upload your own photo gallery and more.