NBC will propel a free, streaming news service, announced NBC News Now, in early May, which will include eight hours of daily the programmes and live hourly informs. The busines, which was announced by NBC News director Noah Oppenheim at SXSW this weekend, will rival existing streaming word attempts from CBS and ABC, which is currently operate CBSN and ABC News Live, respectively.
The NBC News Now streaming structure will include original reporting as well as material sourced from other NBC News owneds, Oppenheim said.
“We will be doing original handiwork that will be specific for the streaming service, we will be depicting from the reporting that takes place across all the other NBC News properties, ” he said, according to a report from Broadcasting& Cable. “We is really be reaching into other regions of NBCUniversal, E! News, sports, you specify it, for some of that content .”