News division of the American broadcast television network NBC, NBC News is all set to make its video streaming service live. The new streaming platform, NBC News Signal is slated to be released in mid-2019 and will include original content. With the launch of the streaming service, NBC News joins the growing list of companies offering video streaming services.
Nick Ascheim, Senior Vice President for digital at NBC News Group quoted, “Older millennials and younger Generation Xers are hungry for news programming as anybody, and they want to consume it in a different way. We want to meet them there.”