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Smart TV – Avira and Labwise Partner to Protect Smart TVs and Set Top Boxes from Malware – http://goo.gl/fb/rMFvM

OTT – MBC Selects PHXX as OTT Platform Partner for Shahid.net – http://is.gd/HagZpk

Pay TV – Canada’s Pay TV market to peak this year – http://is.gd/A0InDA

WiFi – WFD3 is almost here! – http://techfieldday.com/event/wfd3

Liberty’s OneLink adds 53 new HD channels – http://bit.ly/NOvOFr

Harris says Broadcast customers spend 80% of their capex on 20% of revenue

WYPLAY Launches WyCLUB, Its New Multi-Screen & Multi-User TV Platform bit.ly/Trt9Rs

International Datacasting Corporation Unveils Evolution in Video Content Delivery at IBC 2012 bit.ly/Trt9Ro

Exterity’s New AvediaStream c1110 Now with Monitor Blade bit.ly/Trt9Rg

Cable TV – Dutch MSO Guides Out ActiveVideo Cloud TV Platform – multichannel.com/article/489159…

TiVo retains Easel TV for third phase of Virgin integration – bit.ly/NOwn1P

Mobile – Cool infographic on Evolution of Mobile – bit.ly/PLBpI8

Alcatel-Lucent board to hash out restructuring details next week – bit.ly/QdeGJA

Can Broadcasters Keep Pace with Shifting Consumer Viewing Habits? – ow.ly/dvNnS

Optical Networks – Verizon strategy (stop building fiber for now, concentrate on signing up new FiOS customers) is actually a global pattern – http://is.gd/90440W

LTE/4G/Mobile – AT&T expands 4G LTE coverage to 9 new markets, 40 more coming in 2012 (AppleInsider) appleinsider.com/articles/12/09… techmeme.com/120906/p27#a12…

CAS/DRM – Incognito Software Announces New Version of its Service Activation Center – bit.ly/Rejuyj

Mobile – Airtel launches ‘my airtel’ app for customers – bit.ly/NVsa6E

TV Apps Village Announced by OIPF at Apps World – bit.ly/RejrCI

FIC Turkey Operates On A Complete Cinegy Solution – bit.ly/Tn0WfW

Twitch TV and Alienware dole out $50K in scholarships to pro-gaming students – bit.ly/Tn0qi4

Apple TV – FAIL: Apple TV won’t be happening this year. Why? – bit.ly/SmO22y

CAS – Verizon Selects Motorola Medios Content Security for FiOS Flex View – bit.ly/OSRTit

STB – ABOX42 Unveils Broadcom-powered ‘M12’ High End IP STB at IBC 2012 – bit.ly/TrbPvU

TV Middleware – Nordija lauches their XMPP driven backend for their IPTV middleware – BrainTrust_ApS helped out with the solution –  http://is.gd/EboPYT

Bigflix Gets Telugu Blockbusters On Its Streaming Platform; We Talk With Its CEO – trap.it/LzpBwh

IPTV no es la ITV (Inspección Técnica de Vehículos) de España 🙂 es.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/IPTV

Netflix releases open source software to make Amazon’s cloud more reliable – trap.it/p7yQgs

Arqiva buys Connect TV to inject IPTV in to Freeview – bit.ly/NO2or3

Ooyala announces new innovations in Video Personalization, Discovery and Monetization – bit.ly/TmpMg8

STB – Technicolor ships 150mn set-top boxes: French firm Technicolor has reached the milestone of 150mn digital set top boxes… http://bit.ly/RiFyIc

TV Everywhere – Virgin TV Anywhere officially outed, arriving autumn 2012 – bit.ly/POlzwu

LTE/4G – Aicent Selects Acme Packet for Global IPX and LTE Roaming Services – bit.ly/OVz4v6

Satellite – SATs news is out! – bit.ly/vObnsN

3D TV – When Polarized 3D Makes Sense – http://bit.ly/TwUwcW

Social TV – Another player enters the Social TV guide space as Dijit pivots into NextGuide – http://is.gd/1K0dUf

UHDTV – UltraHD and second-screen TV dominate IBC 2012, with SES foreseeing UltraHD DTH in 3 years…. http://fb.me/2eiMr5TI1

IPTV The Old Spice Guy Is Now The Web Series Host Your Man Could Host Like: If you don’t know the name Isaiah M… http://bit.ly/RkiUzf

Big TV Events Grab Viewers, Less Social Media Chatter: Major broadcast TV events continued to get the… http://bit.ly/Qke3OH

Cable TV – Broadcom helps cable operators offer fast, secure WiFi hot spots – http://gobrcm.com/dyaHd

CAS/DRM – Irdeto Strengthens Global Piracy Management Portfolio – Broadcasting & Cable – http://bit.ly/NYS0GR

Why Advertising Revenue Will Not Support Local TV – bit.ly/M3PQJQ

Hbb TV – TDF first end-to-end HbbTV platform – http://is.gd/lHFdVw

Telecom Italia taps Technicolor for CuboVision: Italy’s main Telco has partnered with French firm Technicolor… bit.ly/O1slxf

Google TV tries again With Sony, Vizio Boxes – http://is.gd/biwRZB

OTT – Studios see Amazon as Netflix alternative – http://is.gd/A2FSbE

iStream Planet moves to the cloud – http://is.gd/fn2fHB

Next iPhone Will Reportedly Have “Global LTE Support” – http://macrumo.rs/O02E0i

Kindle Fire HD LTE hasn’t been cleared by FCC yet: Amazon’s Kindle Fire HD LTE might already be available on … http://bit.ly/RoX65y

OTT – Viaplay goes OTT with Accedo – http://lnkd.in/Np6hTP

Netflix Users Say Regular TV Content Consumption Unaffected: – http://is.gd/X6Uw3R

Satellite – SES Satellites CCO Talks Solaris Mobile, Ultra HD, and Latin American Growth Prospects –http://ow.ly/1OuGHP

CRTC – As CRTC Hearing Nears, Canadians Rally Against Monopolistic Media Merger – http://ht.ly/dz4J4

The new TV: More and more, the net is changing the way we watch television – http://is.gd/vwNKEb

Liberty on Horizon for cable television customers – http://is.gd/eg06T6

MPEG DASH – Thomson joins vid-streamers’ rush for MPEG-DASH – http://is.gd/Y5w2Oz

Sigma Designs Launches Two Media Processors With Integrated Home Connectivity – bit.ly/RrToYK

IPTV – NDS vision of future TV experience at IBC – buff.ly/QcVMyE

Moto debuts its new premium Mediaroom STB: Despite persistent rumours that new owner Google is planning… bit.ly/QrUHal

Belgacom deploys Wyplay software on set-tops: Belgian telco Belgacom has just updated its installed base… bit.ly/QvL3Oh

STB/TV Middleware – Conax reveals new brand: Norwegian firm Conax, a provider of content protection solutions, has introduced… bit.ly/TDw5KK

Canada’s QuickPlay delivers Mediaroom services to new devices: Canadian firm QuickPlay Media, a provider… bit.ly/P125pa

Envisioning Future of Video with SMPTE – http://bit.ly/PhxOoQ

FCC – The Federal Communications Commission is rapidly backpedalling from a proposal to tax broadband Internet service… http://fb.me/1AliK9N6w

FCC – FCC to vote September 28th on proposal auctioning UHF spectrum, Weird Al might still approve. The FCC has been… http://fb.me/1eeP7HqSN

Satellite – GMPCS Signs Inmarsat Global Xpress® Value Added Reseller Agreement Inmarsat –http://ow.ly/dAK1m

Broadcast – Hiltron GmbH Introduce New Addition To Its Range – http://bit.ly/Rx2Km2

The IMF Format is currently in the standardization process by SMPTE – Society of Motion Picture & Television Engineers – bit.ly/Rx4fRo

LTE/4G/Mobile – LTE Roaming Enablers – Hubs and IPXs – bit.ly/Rx3Hec

CAS/DRM – Content security award goes to NDS (for VideoGuard Connect) CWTVAwards

Broadcast TV – Innovative workflow and platform solutions award goes to Alcatel Lucent (for Velocix) CWTVAwards

TV Middleware- Middleware & CPE Technology award goes to NAGRA (for OpenTV) CWTVAwards

Multiscreen TV – Transforming TV with Dual-Screen Apps: bit.ly/OkmtkM

Satellite – OrbitalSciences hands Hylas 2 to Avanti_plc after completing initial in-orbit testing: ow.ly/dBGai

Broadband TV – Changes under way at Vimpelcom – dlvr.it/27fGwM

Social TV – Social Media And TV Viewership: Where’s The Valued Intersection Now? – ow.ly/1OuX35