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Cable TV – Cox Playing With Discount TV Tier – Launches ‘TV Economy’ Tier in Select Markets  dlvr.it/171TbS

Social TV – 2012 will be a ‘huge’ year, predicts bluefinlabs fresh off a new $12 million funding round: bit.ly/wjpuOz

Four key trends shaping up multiscreen in 2012 j.mp/xJLjgQ

Rogers violating federal net neutrality rules, CRTC says – http://ca.news.yahoo.com/rogers-violating-federal-net-neutrality-rules-crtc-says-193635703.html

Samsung Smart TVs Get Sweeter With SugarSync smsn.us/6013RvgN

Law prevents Netflix users from sharing movies with friends – ow.ly/8DIHM

Operation T-Mobile/AT&T spectrum transfer: Engaged bit.ly/y1HssS

Sony Kills Off Internet TV with Google TV Platform | Dan Rayburn – mvpx.tv/yngv1f

Amino Selects Celeno Wi-Fi chips for Connected IPTV Set-Top Boxes bit.ly/ypXFUe

IPTV to be 60% of TV subscriptions by 2016 – The Wire Report

Mobile – No sale for InterDigital mwl.me/A28yEX

H3G gears up for mobile data expansion with new technology: bit.ly/zGIUJn

Mobile – Telefonica partners with cloud firm Joyent: bit.ly/ArBn1v

Mobile – Austria’s 3 picks AlcaLu to support superfast mobile broadband mwl.me/AFgSVm

Nice QoQ improvements in VZ’s fixed services – FiOS +201k, TV +194K, FiOS Voice +424k, DSL -103k. Verizon ended 2011 with 4.8M FiOS Internet & 4.2M FiOS Video customers. The FiOS network passes 16.5M premises, 35% sale penetration rate.

KPN reports 2011 profit decline; accelerates 2012 investment plan mwl.me/zip3KA

Nielsen: Web Sties Can Increase Local TV Reach: Nielsen research indicates stations can use their Web sites…bit.ly/zng0K1

Ofcom outlines Olympic spectrum plans mwl.me/w2l4C5

Netflix glad 2011 over but 2012 may mean more pain reut.rs/y3JDJW

RFID comes of age in retail supply chain: bit.ly/yYcrnf

IPTV KPN nears 1.5 million IPTV subs bit.ly/zHQn9n Strong TV gains for KPN bit.ly/zLx76K

IPTV Bouygues to launch cloud gaming service via IPTV box bit.ly/zDeRab

Mike Assenti, Technical Lead of DTVL’s HbbTV team, has now been voted in as Vice Chair of the official HbbTV Testing Group.

Broadcast TV – Defining workflow: Automation can increase media workflow efficiency.bit.ly/wvwkAb

Broadcast TV – New Cinedeck RX rack-mountable SSD recorder launched for broadcast + OB use is.gd/RfCory

Upgrading its network is paying off-stream channels to iPads & laptops, nDVR. Strong TV gains for KPN bit.ly/w3SMZz

Mobility – Interesting look at Mobility; it’s about User Experience, Device Management, Wireless bit.ly/w1uZhX

IPTV Boxee Just Helped Make Cord-Cutting That Much Easier vsb.li/ZMRPWc

IPTV Videoweb offers access to Zattoo web TV service in Germany vsb.li/aG5lQb

IPTV Full Circle: Boxee Brings OTA HDTV And Basic Cable To The Boxee Box vsb.li/gxjv6b

Gadgetbox – 5 new reasons to get excited about HDTV ow.ly/8Encq

Broadband – Challenges and opportunities in India. Get set for a billion Indians on the internet ericsson.com/thinkingahead/…

Digital Video – Vimeo’s massive redesign puts videos front and center dlvr.it/16yZSc

2D compatible 3D broadcasts trap.it/GRrnaw

Instead of SOPA, Beat Piracy With Better Product – Cable, Broadcast Wants to Have Cake and Eat it Too – dlvr.it/16yr0c

What Now for the UK’s Digital Economy Act? – UK’s File Swapping Assault Not Working Out So Well dlvr.it/16yr05

Boxee Live TV now available for $49 – let the cord cutting begin! » b0x.ee/zonrz4

Burst Pipe Knocks TV Station Off Air – Cincinnati News Story – WLWT Cincinnati: bit.ly/wLi8qy

New GSMA head puts operators at heart of industry mwl.me/yGTnk3

Mobile/IPTV – Brazil Market to Experience Rapid Growth due to Mobile Penetration and IPTV Services  bit.ly/xSOxcu

Ten… IPTV set-top boxes bit.ly/yht5sX

Service Providers LIVE/VOD content on any screen in 2 days? OTT/TVE 2-day demo for Service Providers bit.ly/zpcKcK Azuki Systems is leading the video delivery revolution to any screen over any network bit.ly/zW4Kog

OTT – Next Gen OTT Video bit.ly/ygAqwR

Mobile – Wireless technologies save lives and money for healthcare providers: bit.ly/zynzt1

36% of iPhone 4S buyers said they jumped ship from an Android, BlackBerry, or Palm cnet.co/zidmW3

Verizon CFO: SpectrumCo deal to close by midyear bit.ly/wUtyh0

IPTV Apple Acquires Anobit, Boxee to Bring Netflix to UK vsb.li/kly4yp

IPTV Iomega TV with Boxee networked storage vsb.li/fWxdfl

IPTV Boxee Live TV vsb.li/P89szm The Lifetime Cost of Cable TV (Warning: you will Get Sick) » b0x.ee/A9kHkU

RF safety: A British network puts safety first in high RF fields. bit.ly/yQkxV7

Carrier Ethernet – Vertical Systems Group: Ethernet Services Top $6 Billion in 2011 – Revenue for U.S. Ethernet services exceeded $6 Billion in 2011 despite price compression

Verizon sold 15M Android phones, nearly 11M iPhones in 2011 bit.ly/xvIrB1

MNOs use femtocells to improve enterprise coverage and capacity bit.ly/yk4cVa

Broadcast TV – BXF: Follow these steps when implementing the standard. bit.ly/xiofeV

Viewcast debuts new Niagra 9100 streaming video encoder line; AT&T U-verse … – bit.ly/xcWOYs

Telco TV delivery to grow to 71% IPTV by 2016 as hurdles fall – bit.ly/AyeLkA

Research puts hybrid-STB shipments at 100 million in 2015 – bit.ly/wfbOuX

Mobile – Smartphone penetration is now at 43.5%.

IPTV Sony Planning to Launch Google TV-Enabled Blu Ray Players in UK This Summer vsb.li/LCO6DM

IPTV DadLabs takes home Web TV Award vsb.li/kO940O

IPTV expansion over next 4 years lnkd.in/YeVY8j

Feature Report: Colombian mobile opportunities abound: Colombian government’s plan to boost telecommunications … bit.ly/A4S4oB

OTT – Azuki Launches New Over-The-Top Solution – broadcastingcable.com/article/479538…

Carrier Ethernet – MegaPath’s IP5280 acquisition bolsters its Colorado, New Mexico footprint goo.gl/VQY4L

Carrier Ethernet – Telstra serves up wholesale fiber service in South Brisbane goo.gl/kJRWV

Carrier Ethernet – ILR consults on P&T Luxembourg’s Carrier Ethernet connectivity offer goo.gl/bG184

Carrier Ethernet – PCCW Global and IFX Networks Link Ethernet Networks in Latin America goo.gl/EJMkc

Satellite – Sea Launch… An Odyssey For Intelsat (Launch) goo.gl/fb/9SxUA

Satellite – Newtec… On The Defence (SATCOM) goo.gl/fb/Swq0Y

IPTV – Bouygues Telecom innovates again with cloud gaming service: French alternative operator Bouygues Telecom h…bit.ly/AocK2x

Satellite – Sirius XM Radio + Chrysler… Auto Acquisition (SatBroadcasting) goo.gl/fb/wkMSI

Smart meters could reveal your favorite TV shows cnet.co/x4RkIW

AT&T files to transfer $1B worth of spectrum to T-Mobile USA bit.ly/xmaN6c

Dish pitches revised LTE plan. Wireless Week: bit.ly/w0uG9B

Clearwire sees strong Q4 on subscriber additions. Reuters: reut.rs/wFvqYm

Sequans and Rohde & Schwarz release test solution for Sequans new LTE chips www2.rohde-schwarz.com/en/news_events…

Telecom – See telecoms on 4G ow.ly/8ExBjCapacity is key but so is resource management; 4G  BSS  defuses the data explosion: ow.ly/8ExZQ

OTT – Netflix Q4 2011: Push To Steer Customers Away From DVDs Could Prove Costly mvpx.tv/ygOVHV

Europe Neelie Kroes: Connected TVs: opportunities aren’t just for consumers. We want to make sure we are ready to let this market flourish.

Satellite – NovelSat Receives Rave Reviews for NS3 Testing Performance on SES Satellites bit.ly/xzAqjL

Broadcast – Home networks, DRM and support bit.ly/zVIxxT