Twitter signs deal to stream Pac-12 Network games; BitTorrent Now launches on iOS, Apple TV

More cable news from across the web:

> Regional sports channel the Pac-12 Network has entered into an agreement to stream games on Twitter. Press release

> Streaming app BitTorrent Now has launched on iOS devices and Apple TV. Engadget story

> CBS News said it launched a new Apple TV app that spotlights online news service CBSN's original streaming news coverage and video playlists. Multichannel News article

European Wireless News

> Telefónica-owned O2 UK appointed Mark Evans as its new CEO, replacing Ronan Dunne, who is stepping down from the role. Article

Telecom News

> AT&T announced it is bringing gigabit internet speeds to businesses in Mississippi and Louisiana as its expands the reach of its AT&T Business Fiber service that offers speeds of up to 1 Gbps. Article

Wireless News

> The Obama administration said the U.S. will spend $400 million over the next seven years to research and develop next-generation wireless technologies. Article

And finally… STARZ will air the television premiere of Star Wars: The Force Awakens with a special presentation on Saturday, September 10. Release

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