A peacock in Ranthambore, India.
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In what’s become a right of passage in the world of media and entertainment, Comcast‘s NBCUniversal will unveil Peacock, its new video streaming service, during the company’s investor day Thursday in New York.
Peacock is the last of the known major media streaming services to officially “launch,” joining Disney+, Apple TV+, HBO Max and Quibi as subscription video products that will compete or are now competing against Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Hulu, CBS All Access and others.
Thursday’s announcement will essentially close out phase one of the streaming era: product announcements and launch dates. Phase two will…