Network Deals Put Twitter’s Future Inside Your TV

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A number of reports last week held that Twitter is looking to do TV-related content deals with broadcast networks such as Viacom and NBC so it can add video clips to its real-time stream. Now we’ve seen two deals announced over the weekend that show the kind of thing Twitter has in mind: one with BBC America, which was revealed (naturally) via a tweet, and an interesting arrangement with Comedy Central.

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