"TV delivered into living rooms over broadband connections will completely change TV as well as the internet as we know it, concludes a major report."
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"But the real power of IPTV could be in its convenience and range of choice which the viewer will subsequently have, such as micro-local content.
People could tune into live traffic camera streams, or film their own football teams to put on a local IPTV channel, as they do in Norway.
In Italy, one man uses IPTV to deliver news to the rest of his apartment block; another films himself having breakfast with his blow-up doll."