Google TV waiting for a West Coast wake-up call; FCC picks John Flynn to head Comcast/NBCU review

> There's nothing new on the Google TV front--at least by this deadline--but word is that the Smart TV platform will make its debut today "when the U.S. West Coast wakes up." Story.

> The FCC has named John Flynn, general counsel of ICO Global Communications, to lead the review of Comcast's NBC Universal merger/acquisition/takeover. Story.

> The air is not free anywhere in the world. Telecom companies bid nearly $11 billion for spectrum designated for high-speed data services, the Indian government said. That should help cut down that huge fiscal deficit that had so many investors worried. Story.

> Global pay TV revenue will grow by 7 percent to net more than $312 billion for cable and telecom carriers in 2010 according to information developed and published by ABI Research. News release.

And finally... Australian Xbox 360 owners will get more than games--they'll get access to cable TV thanks to a deal struck between Microsoft and satellite TV provider Foxtel. Story.