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The New York Times to Offer Free Unlimited Access to Online Video
<p class='bwalignc'> <b>All NYTimes.com Users Will Have Free Access to Video on NYTimes.com and on Mobile Apps Courtesy of Acura and Microsoft</b> </p>
Tuesday, April 23, 2013
The New York Times to Offer Free Unlimited Access to Online Video09:55 EDT Tuesday, April 23, 2013
NEW YORK (Business Wire) -- The New York Times announced that beginning today it will offer unlimited access to video (NYTimes.com/video) on NYTimes.com, on the mobile Web site (m.nytimes.com) and on mobile applications, to all users regardless of their subscription status.
Courtesy of Acura and Microsoft, video views will not count against the 10-article per month limit set for non-subscribers.
Denise Warren, executive vice president, Digital Products and Services Group, The New York Times, said: “As we continue to tell stories through video and increase our offerings, we want to ensure NYTimes.com users can watch and explore our video content with ease. We are grateful to Acura and Microsoft for providing the support we need to continue to expand our best-in-class video content and deliver it to our vast NYTimes.com audience.”
"Acura is excited to collaborate with The New York Times for this prestigious and exciting opportunity as we continue to grow our online video investments," said Michael Accavitti, senior vice president at American Honda.
NYTimes.com features both live and on-demand video, organized into categories including News/TimesCast, Editor's Choice, World, U.S., Business, Science, Opinion, Arts, Style, Sports and Latest News.
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