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WWE announces 24/7 Internet channel at CES

World Wrestling Entertainment announced details on the highly anticipated WWE Network, a 24/7 streaming and video on-demand service, at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, news agencies reported Wednesday.

The network, starting Feb. 24, will feature new programs, matches and an on-demand service for $9.99 a month—the same price as Ultimate Fighting Championship's digital undertaking, Fight Pass, which was announced earlier, Yahoo News reported.

Dwayne ''The Rock'' Johnson and John Cena in action during WrestleMania XXVIII at Sun Life Stadium on April 1, 2012 in Miami Gardens, Fla.
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Dwayne ''The Rock'' Johnson and John Cena in action during WrestleMania XXVIII at Sun Life Stadium on April 1, 2012 in Miami Gardens, Fla.

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Programs will be available at WWE.com, the WWE app, iOS and Android devices, Roku, Sony PlayStation and later at Xbox 360. Fans in Canada and the U.K. will have to wait until the end of the year to get access, the news website said.

(Read more: Why cable, networks need to worry)

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