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London 2012 to be broadcast in 3D bit.ly/qvPOPM

3D: manufacturers go for future-proofing but take-up still likely to be limited is.gd/zZcBWk

Critics be damned: Google reaffirms commitment to Google TV, headed to Europe  http://tvaftertv.com/ifl #IPTV

NewSat… Joining Into Jabiru-1 (SatCom): bit.ly/n75gP4

Universal Display Cooperates with Panasonic Idemitsu on OLED Technology: Universal Display is reported to reac… bit.ly/n77ZO1

Jan Ögren, VP & Head of Sales and Finance, Ericsson Global Services now speaking at the Ericsson Analyst Event in San Jose, CA; Highlights Ericsson Consulting & Sys Integration as high priority area for future (helps build on Telcordia buy) Ericsson Analyst 2011; E// Managed services embraced by “fraction” of operators, Sprint is unusual (most operators take MS subset), E// Managed services deals now include IT element of operations; Björn Ekelund of ST Ericsson claims VoLTE support on new Thor M7400 modem has better power effic than GSM voice; ST Ericsson Snowball Board the ultimate Geek Sandbox – Single board system with D/C ARM, GPS, HD camera, open source community;  Mats Norin, Head of Ericsson Mobile Broadband Modules takes the stage; Norin: E// mobile BB module div exploring M2M, estab distrib channels (but hampered by 3G coverage, service cost issues)

For iOS users looking for a Safari alternative: check out Mobotap’s Dolphin web browser bit.ly/qp7DRT

How NOT to leverage FRAND patents> RT @FOSSpatents: Apple reinforces its FRAND counterclaims against Samsung (& MMI) bit.ly/oHTdsN

IPTV: Exterity Announces CPD Membership With Launch of New IPTV Industry Training  tvaftertv.com/mne

Everything You Need To Know Before Samsung’s Big Galaxy S II Announcement Tonight read.bi/nzyoe8

Wow! Pew Research study shows that 65% of people who use the Internet use socialmedia, the highest rate in 6 yrs http://ow.ly/6gw2M

TVBI Brings Programming Worldwide from Hong Kong with Digital Rapids Encoding and Delivery Solutions bit.ly/nci45o

Onavo begins assault on high Android data usage gigaom.com/2011/08/30/ona…

ABI Research: We cover Aria in our 4G Wholesale Market report: bit.ly/nYpbZK

Ist (Russia) is investing in Aria, Italy’s only nationwide WiMAX operator who also wholesales its 4G network.

Apple set to release hi-def “iTelevision” LCD TV set in early #2012? aol.it/oJHw10

Infonetics Research Releases PON, FTTH, and DSL Aggregation … bit.ly/nFGnk9

Netflix rate hikes hit this week trap.it/4rh9vP

RadiSys: operators must carefully weigh tiered data plans to avoid irritating subscribers bit.ly/q8aOC6

Cable operators eyeing telco acquisitions, SNL Kagan’s Deborah Yao reports  http://j.mp/oGUMkA

IDC’s Worldwide M&A Watch Service: bit.ly/qpYQqP complimentary download of 2011 Q2 Merger & Acquisition Report and video!

Wonder when we’ll see user-centric optimisation apps for smartphones, which are specifically designed to game & outwit MNOs’ policy boxes?

Pat Deville, COO of Buckeye Cablevision in Toledo, tells SNL Kagan that $ from biz svss growing faster than cable TV side http://j.mp/oGUMkA

Showtime Networks VP Technology, Jim Occhiuto, to discuss Best Practices in Broadcast at TechForum on Oct 10…. fb.me/17hucow0R

CTAM – Multimedia consortium approves more than 100 routers, set-top boxes, cable modems & other items 4 home networking. http://ow.ly/6gGPA

Infonetics: Network, content security markets rebound in Q2, outlook for Q3 is positive; strong quarter for Cisco: bit.ly/qxTXrO; Clients: Download Stephane Teral’s Continuous Research note: Substandard & Poor Judgment Has Little Impact on Telecoms bit.ly/nDVh9N ; Carrier router/switch market up 14% in Q2; ALU, Huawei, Juniper, ZTE continue to take IP Edge market share from Cisco bit.ly/q6NStv ; Enterprise security survey underscores trend toward hybrid CPE/cloud security solutions: bit.ly/qTBy3Z; Infonetics’ SECURITY newsletter is out bit.ly/qxTXrO Cisco takes lead in content security appliances, markets rebound; Infonetics: Healthy rebounds in DSL equipment market in Q2 …bit.ly/pYkyRN; Cisco took the lead in content security appliances in Q2, and is now 2nd after McAfee in overall content security http://bit.ly/qxTXrO

Rogers Runs Home-Monitoring Service On iControl – multichannel.com/article/473070…

Exterity Announces CPD Membership With Launch of New IPTV Industry Training tvaftertv.com/hdr

Eyepartner launches module that tracks IPTV viewership and ratings tvaftertv.com/lw3

Internet TV: Canadian growth could be stunted tvaftertv.com/nkb

Live From New York: Samsung’s Galaxy S II Finally Migrates to the United States – dthin.gs/qrc7sZ; Samsung Seeks Next Global Bestseller With Galaxy S II Smartphones onforb.es/nytB1Y Live from the Samsung Galaxy S II event bit.ly/ppwyJz Samsung Announces The Galaxy S II For T-Mobile, Sprint, And AT&T tcrn.ch/odyd6q

IPTV – Barnes & Noble, Dollar General, Winn-Dixie, Limelight Networks are among big  tvaftertv.com/h5y

States will receive $137M for use with strengthening prevention efforts and improving public  health http://ow.ly/6gw5T

Kodak confirms patent sale, with wireless firms reportedly interested Camera pioneer Kodak confirmed it is looking to ca goo.gl/cRfDA ; Kodak Patent Sale Getting Serious As Mobile Buyers Go Under The NDA http://cnt.to/oYK

Freescale is sampling the first “base station-on-chip” products built on QorIQ Qonverge platform bit.ly/nr5qYV

SPONSORED CONTENT: Operators face different challenges as networks mature: The network challenges facing mobile … bit.ly/pBsRP7

The Boxee Box Outdoes Apple TV Again By Adding MOG’s Streaming … tvaftertv.com/3ky

Ericsson Labs – Clean Code in Android Applications | springsource –http://icio.us/mov8Qv

Sprint will (finally) tell us what it’s doing for 4G at an October “Strategy Update” – how will Clearwire fit in? http://bit.ly/nAMQLO

Overture Networks and Spirit Communications launch new Metro Ethernet solution  http://goo.gl/ahguW

ADB – Principles for Hybrid and Connected TV (Part 1) http://ow.ly/6gEwJ

ADB brings broadcast and broadband together at IBC11 http://ow.ly/6gECT

Apple TV Show Rentals: Was 99 Cents Too Expensive? http://tvaftertv.com/tzj

The Boxee Box Outdoes Apple TV Again By Adding MOG’s Streaming Music Service  http://tvaftertv.com/n0s

Samsung comes out with three new smartphones – but they’re based on its Bada platform, not  Android http://bit.ly/nBMcPO

The Future of Marketing: “In Five Years, $77 Billion Will Be Spent on Interactive Marketing.” Read more here: http://bit.ly/oNgD3F

Android & iPhone Dominate Smartphone Market at BlackBerry’s Expense [STATS]  http://bit.ly/oN0u19

Sick of the iPhone’s Safari browser? Dolphin offers a number of features not available in Apple’s program http://bit.ly/qp7DRT

Bytemobile debuts a new traffic management product that can handle all of an operator’s mobile IP traffic in real timehttp://bit.ly/p2uGx5

Aerohive Networks Provides Wi-Fi Remedy to Support Mediq’s Global Expansion Plans  http://bit.ly/nG9qeW

LG launches ‘RoboKing Triple Eye’ smartphone-controlled vacuuming robot  http://engt.co/qcjmKy

With augmented reality + visual search, your phone will soon recognize the things it sees: http://cnet.co/p63MGj

New Infographic: China Mobile Ad Market Read more here: http://bit.ly/oUpG6j

Hughes Network Systems… Enrichment For Ecuador (SatCom) http://goo.gl/fb/4yzVx

Inmarsat + Rockwell Collins… Xpress Interest (Satellite) http://goo.gl/fb/nWkRe

Globecomm Systems… Carrying On With Irene (SatCom) http://goo.gl/fb/mFKas

VISLINK… @ IBC 2011 With… (SatBroadcasting)™http://goo.gl/fb/FnDtm

LightSquared™ + Simplexity… Partners Pact (SatCom) http://goo.gl/fb/28bml

Arianespace… SYLDA Sitting Pretty (Launch) http://goo.gl/fb/UAdxd

Pace Gets Cloudy With ‘Elements’ Software- http://www.multichannel.com/article/473073-Pace_Gets_Cloudy_With_Elements_Software.php

Research and Markets: Australia’s National Broadband Network – Market Forecasts 2015-2020 http://bit.ly/n4uAaw

Research and Markets: South Korea’s Broadband Market – Overview, Statistics and Forecasts Report 2011 http://bit.ly/owUDUu

Research and Markets: 4Q10 Set Top Box Database Update: Worldwide 4Q10 Set Top Box Market Revenues Approach $6 Billion http://bit.ly/qH96WV

TeliaSonera modernizes its radio network in Finland with Nokia Siemens Networks http://dlvr.it/jZWWm

Multi-screen OTT VOD a wow for Waoo! http://is.gd/xIs2wk

Bongusto enters 3D world http://is.gd/8VDNTx

Rumor: RIL, Augere Pick LTE Suppliers – Initial LTE decisions in India http://www.lightreading.in/document.asp?doc_id=211682&f_src=thissite_tweetlink

Nokia and Samsung prepare Android alternatives http://bit.ly/ozw1E0

Russia LTE plan hits another hurdle http://bit.ly/qyQwPk

ZTE  Records 21.52% Increase in Rev to RMB37.33 billion in H1 2011. Rev in Europe and America Grows 62% http://bit.ly/njsVET

Limelight Networks Selling Eyewonder To DG For Million http://tvaftertv.com/3kp

Sunday Times “telecoms sector is a big driver of growth in Britain” names Picochip (also ip.access & Ubiquisys) http://thetim.es/pWoX2E

Stats on the US wireless industry – jobs, investment, usage (data and voice), wireless-only, etc.  bit.ly/oo7del

Nokia turns to new Vision+ fund to help spur Windows Phone apps for its upcoming smartphones. cnet.co/p4HxEN

Nokia Siemens To Modernize TeliaSonera’s Network: A new, two-year deal means TeliaSonera’s GSM and 3G networks i… bit.ly/prsvtn

HDTV Almanac – Tablets: the New TV?. bit.ly/p3FfuR

Rogers bringing the LTE equipped Samsung Galaxy S II to Canada | Android Central  bit.ly/pcqBSk

Broadcasting – Storage that can handle content creation and distribution can lead to new revenue opportunities bit.ly/nFYGb6

Sony Finally Fully Unveils Its Android Tabs, The Sony S and P tcrn.ch/nP1wxx

Comcast facing a $875m lawsuit from the residents of Philadelphia tinyurl.com/44csxzh

Report Tracks Migration of Small and Independent IPTV Operators to Multiscreen Video, Mobile TV and TV Everywhere bit.ly/ppBxb3

Survey: Android continues surge in smartphone market usat.ly/ozphKL

FetchTV content portal to launch on Panasonic Connected TVs:  bit.ly/nBEDws

Can see mobile operators forcing handset makers to include ‘native’ RCS-clients as in Android devices. Even high-end depends on subsidies.

Verizon Offers Early Upgrades, Preps for New Phones owl.li/6hvP9

PayWizard conjures up revenue stream for Samsung connected TVs, Articles | ConnectedWorld.TV: connectedworld.tv/articles/paywi…

httv and SindiTV join efforts to offer advanced turnkey solution for connected CE devices bit.ly/pShHh5

More platforms, more personal touch for new 4oD, Articles | ConnectedWorld.TV: connectedworld.tv/articles/more-…

bit.ly/nJjVyE IDC webinar on Intelligent Networks

NDS VideoGuard Connect™ Enables BSkyB to Take TV Service to iPhones and iPads bit.ly/r18eTA

Espial Selected To Power Vodafone Iceland IPTV Services bit.ly/oLiPno

Opera Mobile Store adds Bango (@bangodotcom) app billing options bit.ly/osaYFn

Netgear announces Universal Push2TV HD, dual-band WiFi adapter for Blu-ray players and TVs  engt.co/rgYzJY

Games, pay TV boost Vivendi profits: Business News: Activision Blizzard, Canal Plus see strong revenue growth –… goo.gl/6ep6i

China: The next big grid storage market — bit.ly/oAs9gT

Sony Ericsson announces Xperia Arc S at IFA, coming in October engt.co/oX6LCB

Sony Shows Off Android Dual-Screen Tablet Device http://bit.ly/nezmaQ

Ono starts installation of TiVo is.gd/sl6vKb

Apple-Shaped Running Routes Read more here: bit.ly/o3T4eZ

Transceivers to Conquer the Terahertz Frontierbit.ly/nIWGFP

RTVE renews its satellite platforms for Asia and Africa is.gd/ARuFmo

U.S. Government Moves To Block AT&T/T-Mobile Merger onforb.es/nBWzNI  Reports: US Justice Department Looks To Block AT&T’s Acquisition Of T-Mobile tcrn.ch/pTjhQp U.S. files antitrust complaint to block AT&T, T-Mobile merger | bloom.bg/qJ0G0N Reuters reported in May that the AT&T T-Mobile breakup fee was $6 billion in assets:  reut.rs/pTBdgW

Sprint is up 9.3% on news of the U.S. suing to block AT&T’s $39 billion purchase of T-Mobile. Latest: http://on.wsj.com/qzxO9a

Spotify’s New API Allows Developers To Add Music Streaming Service To iOS Apps  tcrn.ch/qcehJP

Forrester: A year from now, “Amazon” will be synonymous with “Android” on tablets | android authority – http://icio.us/3rzybS

Freescale wins adoption of i.MX 6 MPU from FIC http://bit.ly/mXGIlT

Posts from Appmarket TV RSS – TV Apps, TV Widgets, Social TV, Connected TV for 08/31/2011 – http://eepurl.com/fw0ck

According to a new report from Digital TV Research, pay-TV revenues in Brazil are set to enjoy huge growth over the next five years, almost tripling to total $6.64 billion in 2016. Read more: http://goo.gl/0DTRz

Disney-Globosat alliance cements Brazil as focus country

IPTV – Broadpeak goes into LATAM

Satellite – Hispasat wants Brazil’s orbital space

Optical Networks – BTI Systems offers Dynamic Optical Layer for metro; features gridless ROADM technology http://bit.ly/pzywZM

Attention Rogers Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 Users: Upgrade to Gingerbread OS 2.3.3 Will Come by Next Week! Read more here: http://bit.ly/…

NDS to power DirecTV over the top video play http://bit.ly/pj9uZr

Netflix Pricing Plans Change Thursday: How To Prep For The Price Increase http://huff.to/qGpWUE

Alarabiya TV is now broadcasting on 3 more transponders on Nile/AB4@7°West; 11488H, 12341V & 12476H 27500 3/4.

Espial to deliver IPTV to Iceland http://bit.ly/oOPBIQ

NDS lifts veil on next gen DRM http://bit.ly/pejtYF

Report Tracks Migration of IPTV Operators to Multiscreen Video, MobileTV and TVEverywhere http://bit.ly/pyu3yC

AboveNet Signs MPG Management as a New Master Agent http://goo.gl/QrUJM

What CPG Marketers Should Know About Integrating Video And Social Media Marketing http://tvaftertv.com/anj

Clear Mobitel gears up for video streaming over LTE http://is.gd/r1eQI4

Brazil: Challenges with data, opportunities on the worldwide stage http://j.mp/pQLZ0Z

ADB – 50% of Tablet Owners View Both Feature-Length Movies and TV Shows on the Device  http://ow.ly/6hRJg

Android patent war hurts Gemalto on.ft.com/nUM2LE

Sunrise Terminates Managed Services Contract with Alcatel-Lucent bit.ly/nvuqtm

Standardization is the holy grail. Is Android it? Not as long as some cable execs make their decisions based on fear…lnkd.in/zHqaSt

Infonetics – Mobile operators see service delivery platforms as a key tool in app store strategies, driving SDP market growth bit.ly/nJL3KR

IBC: Harris to Demo Loudness Management Solutions bit.ly/qQzVq3

Diameter provides a reliable transport mechanism by using SCTP and TCP.

Infonetics – Convergent charging gets sophisticated; carriers name Amdocs, Ericsson top vendors bit.ly/qV1mTz

Purported iPhone ‘4GS’ antenna sports minor changes: cnet.co/q0G3Cn

NEC collaborating with Cisco to Build Commercial LTE Networks for Service Providers bit.ly/oiEqGs

EPON plans in MSO network – The NID for Speed…bit.ly/nVFyZO

Odyssey Pictures Partners with U.K.’s Parkland Pictures, Ltd. bit.ly/nJZbfu

Sony and HTC ready Android-sporting tablets: Tablet fans have two new devices to pore over today thanks to HTC … http://bit.ly/qfDyPu