"Facebook originally expected the project to be ready about a month ago, but it has taken longer than anticipated and further delays could occur, the people said. The company is funding a set of original programs, expected to be displayed outside of a user’s news feed in a new video section that’s intended to give the company a greater cut of the $70 billion television advertising market.First Facebook TV Episodes Are Said to Be Ready for Mid-August - Bloomberg
The new video section will offer the social network’s more than 2 billion users a mix of scripted and user-generated content. Facebook aims to make something higher-end than Google’s YouTube, but it’s not competing with video producers such as Netflix, HBO and Showtime."
Thursday, July 27, 2017
First Facebook TV Episodes Are Said to Be Ready for Mid-August - Bloomberg
A new Facebook advertising channel