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Dec 8, 2017

How Disney could become the world’s biggest streaming service

Disney could soon create massive streaming service across sport, branded entertainment plus its huge libraries of film and TV.

Glenn Dyer — <em>Crikey</em> business and media commentator

Glenn Dyer

Crikey business and media commentator

The multi-billion dollar Fox-Disney deal is now set for announcement next week according to the latest news from the US, and there are plenty of questions emerging about the impact on both companies.

For example, it is now clear that if the deal goes through the Mouse Factory could end up as the most dominant streaming video player of all, knocking Netflix, Amazon, and Apple, down the pecking order.

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