The clock is running out on Intel's promise to deliver an Internet-based TV service by the end of the year, and the company might be looking for help from heavy hitters to make its deadline.
The chip giant has approached Amazon and Samsung about providing funding and distribution for the service, people familiar with the service told AllThingsD. The report suggests that the set-top box project could be scrapped if a strategic partner isn't found soon.
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