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Aberdeen Emerging Markets Telecommunications and Infrastructure Fund, Inc … sns.mx/u7hdy8

IPTV – A recent report from MRG Inc. found service revenues for the global IPTV market totalled $21b in 2011, projected to grow to $45b in 2015. IPTV for Growth, IPTV Operators Create New Services bit.ly/z0RDiQ IPTV Growth Outpacing Cable & Satellite TV bit.ly/xkn82F

IPTV Apple TV Update: Rumors Tip Streaming TV Service With iPad 3 Release http://bit.ly/wzwL9x

Google reboots Android Market, launches Google Play cnet.co/ApKENt Google Play replaces Android Market, new source for apps, books, movies and music dlvr.it/1HMXlK

Smart TV – Are TVs catching up ? Samsung Releases Newest Version of Smart TV –webpronews.com/samsung-releas…

FCC – Verizon and MetroPCS move ahead in their court battle with FCC‘s net neutrality rules

FCC Issues Warning: Using or importing Jammers is illegal. For more info: fcc.us/jaminfo

Beet.TV: Yahoo Pushes New Interactive Video Viewing App http://mvpx.tv/y5jeXI

Mobile – Editor’s Corner: Wireless carriers are getting left behind, and it’s their own fault http://bit.ly/xb1D13

Mobile – China Mobile claims 15 million iPhone subscribers without selling Apple’s handset http://dlvr.it/1H7Jy7

Sony Google TV update rolling out, if you want to root your time is now | Engadget http://mvpx.tv/wHkUQr

Apple TV – Why Apple can’t change your TV experience: http://bit.ly/wnHJRs

HiltonOnline ,Swisscom_de, Swissotel,  Hilton Amsterdam selects Swisscom for its new IPTV  service – cleverhotel.org/resource/artic…

Plans for Streaming ‘TV Everywhere’ Bog Down in Tangled Pacts – online.wsj.com/article/SB1000…

Our Tech Briefing on streaming video – ow.ly/9s1ir

Emcali Deploys Verimatrix Revenue Security for Protection of IPTV Service bit.ly/vZlw46

Why the Web Hasn’t Hurt TV bit.ly/xNPouo

SK Broadband: IPTV has become as competitive as CableTV bit.ly/x23n5c

From the Blog Archives: What is HTTP Live Streaming? bit.ly/xjR5Ti

Mind blowing OnlineVideo stats in this infographic: The Internet in 2015 – bit.ly/tzUxi9

Lawmaker urges FTC to probe iOS, Android privacy breaches – fiercemobilecontent.com/story/lawmaker

Carrier Ethernet – HickoryTech completes acquisition of IdeaOne goo.gl/T7r2N

FCC – earn about new features & enhancements to fcc.gov; details in blog post: fcc.us/nfmdblog

Optical Networks – Ericsson sets another industry milestone with 1Tbps optical transport: bit.ly/ApJdrg

FCC Delays Dish LTE Waiver Decision – Will Likely Still Grant Waiver By End of Year – dlvr.it/1H55GY

Mobile – AT&T Starts Pushing Users Off Their 2G (EDGE) Network – As Slow Sunsetting of EDGE Network Begins dlvr.it/1H55J1

Video game industry looks for new plan to reach players – Reuters Canada bit.ly/y4dZP0

Zeebox adding 15,000 new users an hour thanks to TV ad campaign: Zeebox co-founder and CEO Erne… vsb.li/lwwhCY

Which companies will benefit from AT&T’s new throttling policy? http://bit.ly/yBIy47

Mobily & Huawei Announce First Commercial Service Delivery Platform in the Middle East http://bit.ly/xWWFlh [Infonetics data]

Yahoo is making a move to poach broadcasting rights from TV networks and bring the Olympics to the Internet. http://bit.ly/wuwsUj

Infonetics’ Stéphane Téral weighs in on Texas Instruments’ multi-standard SoC for small cell and macro base stations http://bit.ly/xxRbeq

Tablet ads have twice interaction rate of phones http://ow.ly/9sjNF

SingTel Nabs Mobile Ad Whiz Amobee For $321M http://bit.ly/zfZYca

Mobile – Nokia shutting down Ovi Share service in May 2012 http://bit.ly/z1A0Y9

Campaign Mgm’t Solution Bonds NAGRA, TWC Media: Content security provider NAGRA-OpenTV will be working a little … http://bit.ly/ymuqCj

Industry Veteran Heads Verizon’s New Telematics Focus: Verizon once again is broadening its platform-based portfolio… http://bit.ly/zdpifE

Aereo Actually Has A Shot At Beating The Broadcast Networks http://trap.it/pH7BcG

Detail rich presentation on wireless market. http://lnkd.in/3Ec8YC

IPTV – The number of global IPTV subscribers will grow from 53 million last year to 105.1 million in 2015, a CAGR of 18.7 percent.
 A recent report from MRG Inc. also found service revenues for the global IPTV market totaled $21.8 billion in 2011, projected to grow to $45.3 billion in 2015, a CAGR of 20 percent. “By 2015, Europe and North America will continue to generate a larger share of the global revenue,” the research group says. “New and innovative services of key operators described in the report reveal (they) are aggressively developing these new services to compete with other local pay-TV operators.”

Mobile video streaming increased by 93% worldwide and 35% in the U.S. from 2010 to 2011 – vincentabry.com/en/video-strea

According to socialmediatoday a Bright Roll survey found that 65% of marketers plan to reallocate campaign spending from TV to online video this year. More than 25% see online and mobile video as the two platforms that will have the overall largest spend increases in the next two years.

A DIGIDAY survey found that 57% of marketing respondents plan to increase video advertising in 2012. 43% of agency advertisers and 24% of brand advertisers said they planned to shift funding from display advertising to accommodate more spending for online video in particular.

Nevion Provides Signal Transport for the Oscars ow.ly/9u8sr

FCC – Stearns withdraws the amendment, so I guess no new FCC engineers. Rep. Stearns introduces amendment to allow FCC commissioners to hire an engineer/computer scientist to help with high tech issues.

Verizon Wireless to enter home broadband market with LTE: Verizon Wireless (VZ) looks to be making good on its p… bit.ly/zAubTV Verizon serves up 4G LTE DSL replacement service – FierceTelecom: bit.ly/A1RZ5z

Social TV – New social TV startup iBubblr creeping out of stealth mode: bit.ly/xYlcyB

Broadband – Endace Brings 100 Percent Visibility to High Speed Networks – bit.ly/xYxLmc

Telecom – AT&T Government Solutions Awarded Omnibus Network Enterprise Contract sns.mx/uhhdy3

No New Wires IC Shipments Set to Top 100 Million Units in 2013 goo.gl/fb/Y6r5t

Alex Blum shares insights on two of this year’s hot topics: IPTV & OTT content. Check it out – ow.ly/98hNE

IPTV – Lionsgate Signs China IPTV Deal bit.ly/yzCvm4

Sunrise to debut packetWorx IPTV suite at Cebit bit.ly/y5hUUl

Disney Brings 70 TV Episodes to YouTube – goo.gl/fb/cYPbk

IPTV/STB – Sustainable? Zeebox clocks 15k new sign-ups per hour following TV ad campaign: bit.ly/AvC1Vh

OTT – Netflix subs consume nearly twice as much VOD as pay-TV subs: A new report from US research firm The Diffu… bit.ly/xbYsfB

Mobile Now Daily Feature: Facebook Offers Operator Billing goo.gl/DGQfe

STB – Pace grows revenues by 12%, despite Thai floods: UK set-top box maker Pace Technologies has reported a str… bit.ly/zyOjko

TV NewsCheck- ACA: Local TV Competition Decreasing: bit.ly/wSnFVx

Money a big factor in the slow progress of TV Everywhere bit.ly/vZcGJh TV Everywhere Going Nowhere? trap.it/WQscxT

Smart TV’s not so smart according to BBC iPlayer boss digitaltvselector.com/video-on-deman…

Broadband – Article: BridgeWave’s GigE Links Enhance Bandwidth While Reducing Costs ow.ly/9o8qX

Comcast: Integrating Verizon Services a Challenge – Company Moving Slowly to Make Sure Support Works dlvr.it/1HPSp8

China sets record with the first billion-dollar PON quarter: bit.ly/y3z961 [from broadband aggregation market report]

API exposure, enterprise strategies drive SDP market. ToC: bit.ly/wfi6GQ [Service Delivery Platforms]