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Emerging Television: Social TV And Participatory Psychology | the never.no blog: http://is.gd/bEPgfw

NBC their Olympics coverage: ‘Gold Zone Channel’ to direct users to key live action: http://is.gd/M6zpwQ

IPTV – Samsung y Antel se unen para desplegar IPTV en Uruguay – bit.ly/OrFxe7

Spotify Releases U.S. Figures, Sees More Than 13 Billion Streams – trap.it/ZYBUzN

IPTV – Denmark’s TDC and YouSee Deploys Agama Monitoring for TV Service Quality Assurance – bit.ly/Orqilu

IPTV – Aantal KPN-klanten met iptv stijgt sterk – bit.ly/OkulC6

Verizon reports 4.5 million FiOS Video customers – bit.ly/PDe25X Verizon reports 4.5 million FiOS Video customers – goo.gl/fb/aBzYj

Cable TV/OTT – Will Cable Face an OTT Block Party? – trap.it/cGCnCE

The IPTV Daily Newsletter is out! – bit.ly/fNrcuh

BT Retail UK Offers FREE Vision TV Service with Broadband and Phone Bundle – http://is.gd/nKKnSP

Smart TV/Connected TV – Over 30% of consumers in the US who plan to purchase a TV set in the next year want an Internet-connected TV or Smart TV, says IMS Research.

Satellite – No merger for ViaSat/Canal Digital – bit.ly/M75RA7

Clearly defined, collaborative partnership betw/ public & private sector is key to secure the US’s cyberspace. ow.ly/crYff

Connected TV – DID YOU KNOW: According to the latest research most people are watching their videos on connected TV for 12 hours per week. Smart TVs Most Desired Device For Internet TV Says Research –ht.ly/ctaZB

Smart TV surges into mainstream in the US | Rapid TV News – ow.ly/csAOE

Mobile/Broadband – In wireless broadband news, South Korea is the first to pass 100% penetration of high-speed internet access: http://is.gd/rMu4Yj

OTT – Over-the-Top TV: Expanding, But Most People Will Keep Cable – http://is.gd/ffPpnP

Olympics TV Coverage To Exceed 5,500 Hours – trap.it/pK6ULu

IPTV – AT&T U-verse TV subscribers reach 4.1 million in service – bit.ly/OvME5l

Google TV/STB – Vizio‘s Google TV Set-top Box Goes on Sale for $99.99 – dld.bz/bArGM

OTT/Smart TV – Netflix and YouTube Are Must Have Apps for Smart TV Owners – ow.ly/crT0r

The battle between IPTV and game consoles for online video consumption gearing up – bit.ly/MZ8SfK

Freewheel announces new “stream stitching” tech, part of their MRM ad management infrastructure – http://is.gd/aM5PNb

Tips for finding alternatives to cable/satellite TV – trap.it/2jNL8K

Mobile – Tunisiana Launches 3G Network – bit.ly/MYJiY5

Report: iOS best platform for mobile ads – http://is.gd/42wEyd

Social TV/Multiscreen TV – “34% claim to multi-screen regularly, according to a study from COG Research” – http://is.gd/8upg8V – Discovery launches Social TV app “to boost engagement with its brands and encourage viewers to share its content”

FCC Upholds Tennis Channel Decision – Multichannel News – multichannel.com/article/487704… – This 1st time a net prevailed in program carriage complaint vs a cable op.

Social TV/TV Everywhere/Pay TV – NCTC Members Get TV Everywhere – dld.bz/bArMd

Social TV – The Social TV Startup Explosion: bit.ly/Ox9fhX and where it will end…

LTE/4G – Why bother using LTE for M2M? Sierra Wireless weighs in – bit.ly/QcgrG1

Next-Gen Social TV? Startup Watchitoo Brings Viewers Into TV Shows – http://is.gd/psWiDs

Digital TV subscribers pass 6 million mark in the Netherlands – bit.ly/PiShb4

Apple, Cable Companies, Cafeterias and…Coolio? – trap.it/TNyJt4

OTT – Reed Hastings Says Netflix OK if Exclusive Deal with Epix Ends – trap.it/qddya2

Broadcast TV – Digitization of television broadcast is game changer for the TV industry – dld.bz/bArS7

DTT/IPTV – BT Vision’s growth slows: UK telco BT added 21,000 subscribers for its hybrid DTT+IP television service… bit.ly/O7KkGO

Nokia Siemens is the vendor with the highest number of commercial LTE deals: 62 overall (54 LTE radio, 31 LTE EPC) – http://bit.ly/LNbjGK

3D – Oscar Niemeyer goes 3D – huff.to/OFhGba

25% of U.S. Viewers Will Watch the London Olympics Online – videomind.ooyala.com/blog/25-us-vie…

Fitch: Pay TV battles pressurize both sides – bit.ly/QFUbER

NBC offers multi-platform series previews – bit.ly/NK0gMZ

Apple TV is still a hobby, this quarter its revenues were aroudn US$13 million. That’s not even 1% of revenues from the iPhone.

Telecom – Spain’s telecommunications giant Telefonica suspends dividend, cuts directors – sns.mx/uFjIy6

Connected TV – Advertisers fail to respond to connected TV uptake – bit.ly/NJJC0e

Streaming Video – Kencast’s streamed video and data for the military and government – http://bit.ly/rV3dB4