CNN News Group last week took a $20 million stake in streaming audio and video provider Intervu. Intervu entered a three-year deal in which it will supply CNN and Turner Broadcasting System with live and on-demand streaming video and audio services. In return, Intervu will get three years of on-air and online ad time. Intervu will license CNN's domestic TV networks to its clients. Intervu and CNN have had an online video distribution partnership for the past 18 months.
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