With Google (NASDAQ:GOOGL) announcing that it would begin offering paid subscriptions to unique channels for an average price of $2.99 per channel per month, the entertainment business just got more interesting. The service is clearly designed to take on the likes of Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) and Amazon Prime, but with the channel model, Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSA) and DIRECTV (NYSE:DTV.DL) might see competition as well.
In the video below, Fool.com contributor Doug Ehrman discusses the new business model being rolled out by Google, why it has the potential to be a game changer, and why you should give it a shot.
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