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Ofcom’s YouView Opinion Delayed By Sky Submission; YouView Angry

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Ofcom had been all ready to tell the world whether it will or will not instigate a competition inquiry in to the YouView connected TV joint venture. And then BSkyB (NYSE: BSY) put in an eleventh-hour submission of its own, as Guardian.co.uk reports.

Ofcom’s disclosure could now be delayed by a further week while it also considers Sky’s submission. YouView tells paidContent:UK that Sky’s was a submission to the initial complaint/s from Virgin Media (NSDQ: VMED) and IP Vision and not a full complaint of its own.

YouView’s not happy. CEO Richard Halton issued this statement…