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YouTube to host and stream own Super Bowl halftime show
YouTube to host and stream own Super Bowl halftime show

Get ready for the Super Bowl, YouTube style. The Google-owned video platform has invited hundreds of its die-hard users to its studios in Playa Vista to watch the big game. The plan is to host and stream its own halftime show as an alternative to the NBC telecast. YouTube doesn't expect to steal the limelight from Super Bowl halftime performers Katy Perry and Lenny Kravitz. The organizers do think their experiment will grab the attention — and clicks — of otherwise bored younger viewers who aren't big sports fans. "It's going to be a bit of a circus, which is exactly how we like it," said Liam Collins, head of YouTube Space L.A. "We are...

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