SPOTLIGHT: IPTV vs. cable turns ugly in Long Island

Long Island has become the main battleground for broadband fights between cable and telecom providers during the last few months, and the battle is getting ugly. The mayor of Massapequa Park claims Cablevision is using "scare tactics" to keep Verizon's IPTV offering out of his town. The company slapped the village, its trustees and Verizon with a lawsuit after the mayor pushed for giving his residents more TV choices. Article

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