Amazon considering online TV service: Bloomberg

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Posted: Oct 07, 2015 3:40 PM

(Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc is considering the creation of a live online TV service and has reached out to networks such as CBS Corp and Comcast's NBCUniversal to express interest in carrying their channels, Bloomberg reported.

The e-commerce giant's talks with the networks are in preliminary stages, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar with the matter. (http://bloom.bg/1Ru8rgn)

Amazon did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

(Reporting by Sai Sachin R and Alan John Koshy in Bengaluru)