All Wrestling, All the Time: WWE Network First Impressions
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LAS VEGAS (TheStreet)-- If there's one thing that World Wrestling Entertainment knows how to do, it's build excitement around its brand. Last night was no different, as the entertainment company announced its WWE Network, a 24/7 streaming service, akin to Netflix . With the new network, the company aims to not only build excitement, but generate some serious revenue growth as well.Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon, who else!, kicked off the event, telling the crowd at the Consumer Electronics Show that the company will begin to make use of its massive library of content (some 100,000+ hours worth) by affording fans a place to relive the "sport's" glory days by watching pay-per-views (including WrestleMania) all in one place.
WWE launches it's network. Note new logo #ces2014 #wwe pic.twitter.com/F2awOlssVr
Chris Ciaccia (@Chris_Ciaccia) January 9, 2014
The new network, which starts Feb. 24 in the U.S. right after Raw, the WWE's flagship program, will cost $9.99 per month with a 6-mo
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