Alex Rowland writes: "I’ve had a few conversations with folks at different companies servicing the IPTV space over the past few weeks. These conversations have hardened my prior opinion. IPTV is nothing more than cable in sheep’s clothing and cable isn’t going to be the wolf much longer. ¶ IPTV has a major problem (and lots of smaller ones); it is a closed proprietary delivery mechanism. ..." Link: Democracy in Media.