Hulu, NBC-News Corp Online Service Launches


[qi:_newteevee] The long-awaited and much-derided NBC (GE) and News Corp (NWS) joint venture Hulu will make a somewhat public debut this week, opening up a private beta tonight of its web video service and initiating distribution of its movies, TV shows, and mashups on AOL (TWX), Comcast (CMCSA), MSN (MSFT), MySpace, and Yahoo (YHOO). Full report on Will it be able to beat YouTube and other players in the online video portal game? Take our poll (below the fold)

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