Microsoft is in talks with several content owners to begin its own over-the-top pay-TV service, to be delivered through its Xbox game console.
Microsoft is apparently open to any of several business models, according to the report from Reuters .
Options include a service for which subscribers would pay a monthly fee to simply using the Xbox as a means of authenticating existing cable customers for enhanced services.
Any service isn't likely for another 12 months or so, according to the report.
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Delivery would be through its Xbox game console.