ALSO NOTED: Beeb preps iPlayer; Amino bows new set-top; and much more...

> The beta version of the BBC's VOD service dubbed "iPlayer" is set to launch in July. Article

> Amino rolled out the AmiNET530, an HD, MPEG-4, DVR set-top for IPTV. Release

> French broadband provider Free launched TV Perso, a service that allows users to create and share personalized video channels on television. Article

And Finally... There's nothing like a buzz bandwagon, and there's nothing of late to compare to hoopla surrounding the iPhone launch. ON Networks of Austin, Texas climbed on board with 10 new free, hi-def "lifestyle" shows available through iTunes. The selection includes "Cocktails on the Fly," where a "quirky mixologist offers creative cocktail-making tips for drink enthusiasts and aperitif aficionados alike." And for the morning after "Cocktails," there's "Zen Living," with tips on making everyday life more balanced and healthy. Release