Hulu

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Hulu
The logo of Hulu.
Type Joint venture
Foundation date 2007
Headquarters Los Angeles, California, United States
Area served United States
Key people Mike Hopkins (CEO)
Revenue Increase $695.43 million (2012)[1]
Owner NBCUniversal Television Group (32%)
(Comcast)[2]
Fox Broadcasting Company (36%)
(21st Century Fox)

Disney–ABC Television Group (32%)
(The Walt Disney Company)
Slogan(s) Anywhere, Anytime
Website www.hulu.com
Alexa rank 401 (August 2014)[3]
Type of site Video on demand
Advertising Proprietary
Registration Not required for public content, but affords additional personalization features.
Registration and subscription required for Hulu Plus content.
Users apx.6 million Hulu Plus subscribers (2014)[4] Unknown number of free content viewers.
Available in English, Japanese, Portuguese
Launched October 29, 2007 (Hulu Syndication Network)
March 12, 2008 (Hulu.com destination site)
Current status Active

Hulu is an American online company. It provides a selection of TV shows, clips, movies, and more. It also supports advertisements in their online video service.

Hulu videos are available only to users in the United States. Hulu is a joint venture of NBCUniversal Television Group (Comcast), Fox Broadcasting Company (21st Century Fox) and Disney–ABC Television Group (The Walt Disney Company).

Hulu provides original shows. These includes The Hotwives of Orlando, The Morning After, Battleground, The Fashion Fund, among others.

Hulu Plus[change | change source]

Hulu Plus is a paid subscription service. Subscribers can access episodes from ABC, Fox, NBC, and the CW the day after they air. Subscribers can access these episodes on internet-connected TVs, smartphones, game consoles, set-top boxes, and more.

References[change | change source]

  1. "A Big 2012." Hulu Blog, December 17, 2012
  2. ""NBC Officially Owns 32 Percent of Hulu (Until Comcast Acquires It)" Page 17 of 26; Accessed February 14, 2010". Thebigmoney.com. 2010-02-03. Retrieved 2010-12-29. 
  3. "Hulu.com Site Info". Alexa Internet. Retrieved 2014-08-24. 
  4. "Today at the Hulu Upfront". Retrieved 4 May 2014. 

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