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Further beefing up its increasingly popular skinny bundle, Hulu has added three FOX affiliates to its live-streaming TV service.

hulu 18 aug 2017Joining the company’s stable of local offerings are Raycom's WVUE in New Orleans, and a pair of Tribune Media stations: WTIC in Hartford/New Haven, Conn.; and WJW in Cleveland-Akron, Ohio. That brings the list of live channels available via Hulu's service to 201.

Hulu recently said that it selected Amazon Web Services (AWS) as its cloud provider, supporting the launch of the live TV service. The company turned to the global cloud provider to support the addition of more than 50 live channels for the Hulu with Live TV launch in May 2017.

“Hulu is redefining the television experience for viewers and we have set the technical bar much higher by bringing live TV into the mix,” said Rafael Soltanovich, vice president of software development at Hulu.