Telcos use Netgem to differentiate their offerings from those of rivals and to boost customer retention and revenue by increasing value and ‘stickiness’. In the UK the firm’s software is used by the BT-owned EE which offers a Freeview/OTT hybrid TV platform to broadband customers.
The proposed tie-up is deeply controversial with many UK opposition politicians and media campaigners who claim it would deliver Fox owner Rupert Murdoch too much control over the UK’s news and media landscape.
With never seen before access to Wood’s own notebooks, the series tells how the show was conceived, developed, produced and why the comedian chose to end it after just two series.
The companies announced plans for the deal, which would see 21st Century Fox buy the 61% of Sky it doesn’t already own, last December.