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How Will MSN’s free broadband video impact the Streaming Media Industry?

(Real Audio Stream): Dan Sheeran, senior VP of RealNetworks talks about how MSN’s decision to give away free broadband content will have on the media market…”It is not a new model…we have significant free and ad-supported content…the hybrid model is something we have been working on for a long time.”

Is ad-supported model possible: “The question is, what consumers wnat, and what does content producers want?” Commercial free service has its place, and for that, premium model is the way to go.

Related: MSN Launches Video Service