DirecTV said to be considering Hulu acquisition once again

Shawn Knight

TechSpot Staff
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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...

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"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.