Verizon's Next New thing; Aksh does OSS deal

> Verizon teams with Next New Networks to support indie music video network.

> India's Aksh Optifibre hires Elitecore Technologies for OSS/BSS project.

> Telecom Liechtenstein plans to launch IPTV services later this year.

> News Corp. unit Star signs distribution deals with Vietnam's iTV and VTC.