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FTTH – How Swisscom are looking to optimise their fibre roll-out http://tinyurl.com/7bgqnvg

Satellite becomes leading TV infrastructure in Europegoo.gl/fb/9szyg

OTT will represent 17% of viewing in 2016 bit.ly/HaIca3

Nobody Wants to Talk to Their TV trap.it/WnyCQL

Streaming Video Summit hat natürlich auch einen Live-Stream: goo.gl/ouo3Q Einfach mal reinschauen!

TV still first screen says Nielsen bit.ly/wvT9Bn

IPTV – El futuro se llama Television IP >> ow.ly/9TvwC

IPTV revolution evolves as televisions get connected bit.ly/GTpOpg

Brute force cord cutting: Connect your PC to your TV.cordcutterguide.com/getting-online…

Halifax-based DHX to supply TV content to Netflix bit.ly/GTY8ih

Last chance to sound off on West Jordan telecommunications tax sns.mx/uWhry6

Optical Networks – Greentouch leaps forward with 30x more efficient fiberoptics grn.bz/HdZhQQ

Portugal moves forward toward DTT implementation is.gd/Zu1YVR

Lots more [redacted] and [highly confidential] info submitted to the FCC by Verizon. bit.ly/HcQ0cO

3D TV vs. HDTV: awe.sm/5iRNK what do the adoption rates tell us?

Comcast XFINITY TV, HBO GO and MLB.TV now available on Xbox LIVE – majornelson.com/2012/03/27/com… techmeme.com/120327/p20#a12…

FTTH – New FTTH technology cuts energy use by 97% – bbpmag.com/wordpress2/201… FTTH – GreenTouch Unveils Hyper-Efficient FTTH – bit.ly/HiziJJ

The Future of Social TV: Where We Are Now and Where We’re Headed bit.ly/H2OVpR

Bringing broadband to the boonies, part 2: DSL’s dark side, reports Crave/CNET writer Eric Mack goo.gl/3Uzqm

There will be 97.5 wireless connections for every 100 people globally in 2016. That’s 7.2 billion connections. bit.ly/HezGWy

Congratulations to Bridge Technologies microAnalytics™ OTT Monitoring System Wins SCTE Award – http://is.gd/AlyBon

The Death of Pay Per Click Advertising (PPC) | Social Media Today – bit.ly/GTAkbT

IPTV HBO GO on Apple TV (via Xfinity) bit.ly/Hb5aRL

LTE – Metro PCS Delays VoLTE Rollout For Unknown Reasons. goo.gl/Y0Dnv

South Africa’s Cell C Wants to Double Market Share Within 4 Years bit.ly/GXvqhW

Brits rate pay-TV, pubs over pensionsbit.ly/GVtokR

Multi-Screen Analytics [VIDEO] – lnkd.in/YxTQJd

Cities claim Verizon-cable spectrum deal shuts them out of FiOS service – bit.ly/GTRFHz

Videoconferencing Apps will Grow Rapidly in Latin America | Infrastructure 2.0 Journal: bit.ly/Hdxml5

ActiveVideo Networks’ Cliff Mercer at SCTECanSum: STB limitations hindering roll out of rich application services.

Source Cable deploys Harmonic edge QAM gear – bit.ly/Hdxxwx

IPTV Popular Tampa Resort Selects iBAHN to Deliver Portfolio of IPTV and Internet … bit.ly/Ha0oPD

IPTV  The Trouble with Targeting on Connected TV bit.ly/HblzFO

“As a revenue source, legacy voice is seven times bigger than VoIP.” ht.ly/9UmwZ

Virgin touts VOD ad success, but market still evolving v-net.tv/virgin-touts-v…

HDTV Almanac – My HDTV Buying Advice [a Slashdot video]. bit.ly/GWMJLl

Bulgarian Networks Told to Dismantle Illegal Base Stations bit.ly/GUbpem

Optical Network – Network News: Brocade, Trans-Arctic Cables, MRV bit.ly/GTrCiY

IPTV – Sunrise Telecom debuts software tools for deeper dive on IPTV troubleshooting bit.ly/GVrAse

Social TV – tweetTV wants to be the social TV guide: One startup trying to find a place in the space is twe… vsb.li/XQPJO0

Comcast Rolls Business Voice Into the Cloud lightreading.com/document.asp?d… Comcast’s Business VoIP Cloud Rolls In goo.gl/PyEOx

Satellite – Astra-2G coverages & footprints bit.ly/HdWXdC

RIAA: Oh, yeah. Consumers are shelling out for subscription services, in ever greater numbers – cnet.co/GUoemV

Videotron is using Cisco’s HD set-top box platform to deliver next gen TV services to its Quebec customers – bit.ly/HbG2dF


Broadcast TV – Auto biz to boost U.S. TV ad dollars: TV News: CBS Corp. to benefit most among conglomerates vsb.li/yOwfNd

Mobile ad platform Millennial Media IPO – swp.me/p1re2-1IjP

Emerging Network Consortium Brings Industries Together to Innovate With …sns.mx/ughry8

Satellite – Africell brings Thuraya Satellite Services to Salone: The XT-Dual and the IP are packed with feature rich applications… bit.ly/HcZzL3

VEVO Begins Syndicating Content To Yahoo! Music bit.ly/GSXaCO

OTT – Existing broadcasters, pay-TV providers to dominate OTT | News | Rapid TV News | bit.ly/HbxQXs

STB – Are set-top boxes facing a grim future? bit.ly/GVFwS4

Carrier Ethernet – Alpheus Communications Opens Network and High-speed Transport Services Portfolio to Agents goo.gl/rJEIo

Masergy expands global Ethernet reach with ADVA’s FSP 150 -: bit.ly/HeeYZd

Are iPhone subsidies destroying mobile phone carriers? realcleartechnology.com/2012/03/27/are…

Social TV won’t take off until there is a change of mindset amongst broadcasters- bit.ly/GXU3uN

Customer asking telcos to “know me, respect me, connect me, show me, offer me, help me” – Phil Bienert, AT&T Telco2 event

LTE/4G – 4G (Finally) Starting to Boost US Capex Spend? goo.gl/25d69

vCE Charter Study: 61% of iframed ads are delivered via notoriously difficult-to-measure cross-domain iframes bit.ly/GQQrJG

Samsung, Apple, Sony, LG Electronics, HTC and Research in Motion are sued over use of screen technology in the US – bbc.in/HaxEpX

Carrier Ethernet – On Spectrum and Wireless Backhaul Bottlenecks goo.gl/DJYPp

Carrier Ethernet – Alestra deploys Ethernet network at La Laguna university goo.gl/hYHW7

Carrier Ethernet – MegaPath on Schedule to Deliver Advanced Ethernet & Voice Services in Top U.S. Markets in 2012 goo.gl/tVT85

Carrier Ethernet – Zayo Group on Acquisition Path – Today it’s Arialink goo.gl/Przoa

Mobile – AT&T quietly testing ‘Plus’ loyalty program in select markets bit.ly/Hhhg8U

Exploring Third-Party Firmware for Consumer Routers – Your Best Wi-Fi Router Bets for Use With DD-WRT dlvr.it/1Ml8SY

LTE/4G – Shipment of LTE Smartphones Expected to Increase 10-Fold ow.ly/9UBSF

Mobile App Directory Appolicious Debuts Advertising Platform (LeenaRao /TechCrunch) techcrunch.com/2012/03/27/mob…  and techmeme.com/120327/p37#a12…

Infonetics predicts small cell market to hit 3 million units in 2016, driven by urban area capacity upgrades.

Mobile – TVTechnology: Ericsson’s Telcordia Gets Preliminary OK to Manage White Space – tvtechnology.com/article/ericss…

Here’s what CTIA said about the NTIA spectrum report. Let’s move quickly to get more spectrum ow.ly/9UFCD

Open IPTV Forum und MPEG Industry Forum fusionieren bit.ly/GKzFQl

Vodafone Germany to launch RCSe services in May – ow.ly/9TLWC

Editor’s Corner: How do you define over-the-top? bit.ly/GVFERi

Cloud-based video surveillance on the rise with potential for exponential growth – ow.ly/9Uv75

Social TV – Infographic: Social TV commentary on scripted shows like The Walking Dead_AMC rivals Oscars & co bluefinlabs 2011 review bit.ly/GXY2HI

Sprint says Dish spectrum deal may be possible reuters.com/article/2012/0…

Broadcast TV -TVTechnology: WDRB-TV Deploys File-Based Automation With Verzion –tvtechnology.com/article/wdrb-t…

Satellite – Saudi Arabian Service Provider Orders more than 2,000 Hughes HX Terminals bit.ly/HccDNd

Satellite – OnAir Launches In-Flight Wi-Fi Service on TAP Portugal, Emirates Airlines bit.ly/HccGbK

Panasonic Avionics Buys Majority Stake in AeroMobile bit.ly/HdpyC4

Can a free wireless pricing model work in the US and is it unfair dumping? businessweek.com/news/2012-03-2…

MetroPCS Gives Video the 4G Treatment bit.ly/GY3SJh

More spectrum is always a good thing! Now, how will the “sharing” work? http://is.gd/AUcrTf

Broadband Census – ntia.doc.gov/press-release/…fb.me/17GyIoqP7

Engadget HD Podcast 292 – 03.27.2012 engt.co/Hc7pV1

LTE/4G – Verizon to launch 4G LTE phone for $80 – bit.ly/Hbighd

Telecom – Brazil’s Anatel to study the allocation of 700 MHz bit.ly/HdrPxe

Social TV: Who’s Funding Who? edgeofdigitalculture.com/2012/03/27/soc…  – VC List will likely get longer as market expands.

30 million NFC-equipped phones shipped in 2011, could reach 700 million by 2016 – engt.co/H9HxnT

Samsung Launches First HD Box and HD PVR in Partnership with Videotron – goo.gl/fb/4SUYa

Digital part of TV’s upfront? No breath-holding, please! bit.ly/GUGoCZ

Satellite – Two Iridium partners joining forces and taking the GTTS-2000 Series Tracking System to market. Read more on Iridium 360 bit.ly/GUEbcW

The technical and legal realities of Comcast’s Xbox cap spat dlvr.it/1Mlh2k

NY Video: Giving TV Audiences More Control NYVM trap.it/bMNQUY

Majority of delegates at Telco2 Silicon Valley event think LTE will be used by majority of people in the US within three years.