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Senate Urged To Probe Data Caps: Broadband caps imposed by Internet service providers threaten the future… bit.ly/HWW0G9

Londoners mourn as teletext goes dark, a victim of the DTV transition – Engadget tinyurl.com/84hnykh

Daily Video Industry Roundup is out! bit.ly/etXZ5N

Does OTT makes TiVo a “Junk Company”? http://j.mp/JatZ2s

VoD the fastest growing alternative TV delivery platform http://bit.ly/HVagTy

Just NINE per cent of Asia Pac operators have commercial 4G • The Register http://bit.ly/IDNuvH

New Spanish battlefront for SES Astra http://bit.ly/HVa9ay

Sky Italia considers TV frequencies auction http://bit.ly/HV9Xs4

Android: AT&T Expands 4G LTE Network To Lafayette, Canton And Akron http://nl4.us/xVxnjH

United Arab Emirates’ Second Communications Satellite Ready to Launch http://bit.ly/I2pIdm

Cox’s new cell tower plan| There’s $$ in free VoD|Walmart’s disc-to-digital program impresses BTIG’s Greenfield http://bit.ly/I7K86y

OTT/IPTV – Popcornflix aims to be top ad-supported movie streamer bit.ly/Jam5Gq

TeliaSonera grows TV base in all markets – 1.22 million subs! digitaltveurope bit.ly/Jd2rr

TV Everywhere – Sky Germany takes TV everywhere with KIT digital | j.mp/HWbPxW

Vodafone Buys Cable & Wireless For $1.7B, Gives Mobile Carrier Bigger Window On Enterprise, Broadband – http://is.gd/ZqzAlo

Cable Europe Labs certifies Cisco, Samsung, Technicolor, Motorola products – http://ow.ly/arRNO

Hbb TV –  Finland to adopt HbbTV http://t.co/ckgGT1mg

KIT Digital working on 11 Latin American TV Projects | j.mp/HYYuXb

TiVo quietly rebrands Premiere XL, Elite DVRs as XL2 and XL4 under cover of darkness dlvr.it/1T7LMG

Ofcom to investigate Sky News hacking: TV News: Channel chief admits to law breaking vsb.li/odXKLE

UK has lowest targets in Europe for broadband speeds at 25Mbps for 98% 2Mbps for 2% (most are 100+ with Luxemburg at 1GBps for 100%)

Sky Italia considers TV frequencies auction – http://is.gd/avBGG8

What’s next in virtual reality? CaraSantaMaria visits USC_ICT to find out (VIDEO) huff.to/I5hZzd

Dutch cable operator Ziggo drops below 3 million TV homes, however RGUs and triple play numbers are up – broadbandtvnews.com/2012/04/23/zig…

Telecom – China Mobile slows; Voda buys C&W Worldwide; AT&T’s new APIs -Telco 2.0 News Review see.sc/Iy1sq2

Interesting mobile stat from Kantar: in past 3 months, half of all smartphones bought by over 50s

In online video, minorities find an audience trap.it/5wbUJC

Thomson Video Strikes Up Partnership With Junger bit.ly/IrWMeM

Experts: How Much Green Progress Are We Making? bit.ly/I9Qtv2

Nimble TV speeds multi-screen switch bit.ly/JtB1yu

Universal Pictures and Aurasma launch new augmented reality app goo.gl/fb/ilIlZ

McSlarrow on NCTA: I sort of concluded after 7 years that there are no new issues—they just keep getting repackaged.. bit.ly/J6oukn

STB – IN Media ships PCs and IP STBs on Android bit.ly/JtL7iI

Nielsen’s Whiting to Congress: Anytime, anywhere video is still mostly traditional TV viewing at home. broadcastingcable.com/article/483489…

Tekelec sees more opportunities in HSPA+ than LTE in Latin American market: Several Latin American telecom opera… bit.ly/JLGjkH

U.S. Mobile Ad Spend To Double In 2012: A new forecast from Strategy Analytics projects mobile ad spending… bit.ly/JlqjX6

Alcatel-Lucent and China’s Tsinghua University reveal high awareness of green ICT benefits in China bit.ly/K2x9Qd

Huawei shipped nearly 20 million smartphones in 2011, an increase of over 500% year-over-year

The History of Digital Video File Formats [Infographic] reelseo.com/digital-video-…

Infonetics’ Next Gen OSS and Policy research newsletter is out: bit.ly/IjA0qG Focus: Deep Packet Inspection, Policy Management… Deep packet inspection (DPI) market a $2 billion opportunity by 2016: bit.ly/I5IXqj

Austria Delays Radio Spectrum Auction Pending Orange Takeover bit.ly/JMByHi

OTT – How to build a Netflix-like multiscreen OTT service goo.gl/fb/6461T

Infonetics in Wall Street Journal: SpiderCloud Raises $35M on.wsj.com/H9hi37 “Small cell technology is the architecture of the future”

NCTA’s blog — Future of video: bright present, brighter future. cble.co/I5d9RQ

Smart TV – VideoMind Tackles IPTV, Multi-Screen Video and the NAB Food Court shar.es/rR7CC

Amazon to Hill: Subs should pay for bandwidth they use, but beware unrealistic price caps and specialized services that play favorites.

France 24 said it now reaches 245 million TV households, gaining 10 million households since the end of 2011

Report finds digital media is dragging down U.S. VC activity, but maybe just in comparison to 2011. bit.ly/IMj1M6

Mediacom and PERFORM announce exclusive connected TV advertising deal dlvr.it/1T7mJH

OTT – Netflix Q1 results: 3 million new streaming subscribers worldwide, record viewing hours dlvr.it/1TC70R Netflix tumbles after forecasting slower online growth | bloom.bg/IuDyW1

Microsoft launches Skype for Windows Phone but skips low-end devices bit.ly/I9lfbP

Lookout teams with Deutsche Telekom on mobile security push bit.ly/I9lbc3

15% TV Show Viewing Is on Tablets (among tablet owners) rg.tl/HNDjDv Tablets as place to watch TV shows [study] lostremote.com/2012/04/21/tab…

LIME launches its first Caribbean IPTV service ow.ly/asKaq