Hulu Eying May Launch for Live TV Streaming Service

Hulu is said to be getting ready to launch its live TV streaming service in the first week of May, sources told TechCrunch. Previously the Disney (DIS) , Fox (FOXA) , NBC Universal (CMCSA) and Turner owned platform had announced the service would be coming in the spring, but gave no specific date.

TechCrunch claims to have seen internal communication claiming the launch will happen in the coming weeks, however this particular timeframe is not set in stone. Other Internal chatter suggests consumers will have the service by mid-May.

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