Sky TV running the numbers on a Netflix-style service — "We're serious," says CEO

Sky TV CEO John Fellet has fired two warning shots at wannabe TV player Telecom. 

Friday, Telecom said it would soon launch ShowmeTV, an "over the top" (OTT) service, or one that delivers TV series and movies on-demand over the weekend. CEO Simon Moutter said it would be a "Netflix for New Zealand" - Netflix being the giant US-based service that offers around 40 million customers all the video they can stream for $US7.99 a month.

 

Want to read more?

Choose a Subscription type that's right for you HERE
Already have an account? Login