ALSO NOTED: Telecom Italia picks ANT for Alice TV; US Telecommunication joins Latens' partner program; and much more...

> Telecom Italia chooses ANT's STB software for its IPTV service called Alice TV. Article

> Middle Eastern integrator US Telecommunication joins Latens partner program. Release

> Philippine Long Distance Telephone confirmed reports that it is deploying a network aimed at facilitating an IPTV service. Article

> Amino helps Portugal's Novis deploy nationwide IPTV service called Clix Smartv. Article

> Several major cable companies jump on the family tier bandwagon. Article (Wall Street Journal sub. req.)

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