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MSN UK launch online video player

Microsoft has announced the UK launch of a new free service streaming full-length video of television shows.

MSN Video Player will launch with over 300 hours of content both old and new from BBC Worldwide and All3Media, and Microsoft has plans to expand the service in the future.

The content includes such shows as Shameless, Peep Show, and League of Gentlemen and will launch next week.

Technology correspondent Rory Cellan-Jones spoke to Microsoft UK's managing director Ashley Highfield.


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