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Killing the Kangaroo: a bad case of analogue thinking in digital Britain

“Killing the Kangaroo project is a perversely stupid move which begs the question whether anyone on the Competition Commission has ever actually used the internet.

Viewed from one direction, the project looks enfeebled: the commercial video on demand service for the UK terrestrial broadcasters excluding Five seems like a somewhat lightweight offering compared with the global well of video output currently freely available online.”

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One comment

  1. ivan007

    What I’ve never seen is an argument made FOR Kangaroo. Not knowing why K was supposed to be so great for us, it’s hard to understand what this opportunity that has been missed is, according to Emily. So where can I read the case FOR Kangaroo?

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