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Microsoft enters Video-on-Demand business


Hulu and the other Internet video-on-demand Web sites have a new rival: Microsoft.

You won’t see this new Microsoft service, the MSN Video Player in the United States anytime soon though. Microsoft is launching its new service in the next few days in the United Kingdom. The online VoD (video-on-demand) player will include shows from the BBC , BBC Worldwide, and All3Media, an UK independent TV distributor.

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