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IPTV – Another telco gives up on iptv: this time Telstra in Australia, if rumours are to be believed theregister.co.uk/2012/05/14/tel…

Connected TV – France leads with connected TV use bit.ly/LdqaV0

OTT – Netflix deserters return, new video player launched: David Wells, CFO of online video service Netflix, has… bit.ly/KHMudq

APAC region to add 440mn digital TV homes over next five years: Asia Pacific is undergoing a digital TV boom – bit.ly/LZSPA3

IPTV – Techex muestra las aplicaciones para la educación de las soluciones Building IPTV de Exterity – digitalavmagazine.com/2012/05/17/tec

IPTV – Интернет-телевидение от Ростелеком goo.gl/fb/ME4ZQ

IPTV – Russian Company Netup develops first android-based IPTV solution goo.gl/jTfEU

IPTV Research on Level 3 Communications Inc. and American Tower Corp … bit.ly/JRFMQn

WiFi – Le futur du WiFi passera par le terahertz: bit.ly/JCaZJ1

Telecom – The telecoms.com Daily is out! bit.ly/oOuYkK

Madrid to join the 100Mbps club this year goo.gl/fb/dDPOv

AT&T, Verizon Have the Best LTE, Depending Who You Ask – Though Neither Network is Bearing Much of a Load Yet dlvr.it/1ZyVG5

Virgin Atlantic Allows In-Flight Phone Calls – But Only for O2 and Vodafone Customers… dlvr.it/1ZyVDg

Time Warner Cable Selects BlackArrow bit.ly/KXoGBL – To Light Up Dynamic VOD Ads Nationwide With BlackArrow

Streaming Video – Online video on the rise in Germany is.gd/tP7fqg

LTE/4G – Report: German operators facing LTE rollout delays mwl.me/J5Exfp

Global Satellite Machine-to-Machine (M2M) Services Industry bit.ly/JWj7E1

Motorola Mobility Releases Latest Enhancements to its KreaTV Operating System for IPTV & Hybrid Set-tops bit.ly/Kfn7go

Bharti Airtel and Axis Bank announce strategic alliance for financial inclusion bit.ly/Kfn70a

TELUS investing $5.7 million in Grande Prairie in 2012 bit.ly/Kfn704

SocialTV Twice As Popular For Live Vs. Time-Shifted Viewing | awe.sm/5r9Xk

Companion Devices: Roku vs Apple TV | bit.ly/MkKGJ8

Jazztel and Prisa partnership highlights key TV trends bit.ly/KXGZGS

LTE/4G – Watching the LTE Connections tinyurl.com/cnt5zdz

Sony & Panasonic May Co-Develop OLED TV Technology ow.ly/aZJkJ

Cable TV – Polish Cableco extends digital reach dlvr.it/1ZtqTv

Social TV – Study shines light on Social TV behavior dlvr.it/1ZtPmC

China To Dominate The Commercial Satellite Market In Third-World Countries bit.ly/xXnBPN

Broadcast TV – Japan Successfully Broadcasts an 8K Signal Over the Air ow.ly/aZJiJ

Viacom Leverages Social Media To Aid TV Experience mediapost.com/publications/a… Social TV underpinned by communication, content and comments, says Viacom: A new study from Viacom Media Network… bit.ly/KXTS3L

Verizon: “Use the TV screen as an anchor to teach consumers about the value proposition”: VIDEO INTERVIEW:… bit.ly/KoLY0X Verizon: If You Want To Keep Your Unlimited Data, Pay Full Price For Your Next Smartphone: tcrn.ch/Jmpq56

Social TV underpinned by communication, content and comments, says Viacom: A new study from Viacom Media N… bit.ly/LjwS2a

Special Report: TelcoTV in the first quarter of 2012 bit.ly/KlfOlf

AT&T, Verizon Face Off Over Rollout of Family Data Plans buswk.co/JS4SQI

LTE/4G – As a standard, LTE has a simpler architecture. But that doesn’t mean testing it is a cakewalk 4G bit.ly/KuRuzm

Mobile – There are 98 million wireless-only Americans (as of June 2011) bit.ly/xSJVv

Japan Launches Satellites to Track Earth’s Water and Environment bit.ly/Jp4iWf

Miranda To Debut iControl Headend Facility Monitoring bit.ly/Kg9e1u

SeaChange and Avail-TVN to Demonstrate Multi-Screen Ad Targeting Ecosystem at The Cable Show bit.ly/KggSJk

Can Communicate Goes Wild With Quantel Pablo bit.ly/JSDzEm

Connected TV becoming mainstream trap.it/BJQGcy

broadbandbreakfast.com/2012/05/what-c…fb.me/1JjMBfX90 – What Lessons Are We Learning in Getting older Adults Online.

Mobile Now Daily Feature: 3 Threatens Suit Over Upcoming UK Spectrum Auction goo.gl/IfbE5

Verizon Wireless trademarks ALLSCREEN brand for combined cable and wireless services. fiercecable.com/story/verizon-…

LTE/4G – 4G Reality Check: Beware of These Cons and Lies bit.ly/JlTDlI

Cablevision looking for exec to deliver content to connected TVs, gaming consoles – FierceCable: bit.ly/JDqald

J.D. Power: Cable Providers Beat Telcos in Customer Satisfaction on Business Data Services (press release) jdpower.com/content/press-…

About 95M 3G connections were added during Q1 ’12. More than 1M new connections per day.