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Facebook Wants to Spend $1 Billion on Original Video Content

Facebook is looking to ride the visual wave, as WSJ is reporting that the company is willing to spend as much as $1 billion USD on original video content going into next year. Back in June, Facebook disclosed that it would spend as much as $3 million USD per episode for exclusive TV programs, but […]
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