In April, Hulu announced that 29% of the content consumed through the video streaming service is watched through its applications on television sets or devices connected to them. The growth in living room viewing could see a nice boost because Hulu also announced that Friday's update would bring its child-friendly Hulu Kids content section to the living room devices.
The update will hit the
Meanwhile, Hulu is mulling over seven bids from companies and private equity firms vying to take control of Hulu, which is co-owned by
The $7.99-a-month Hulu Plus subscription service had more than 4 million subscribers last month. Between subscriptions and ads, Hulu generated $695 million in revenue last year. Hulu's chief competitor,