peHUB Second Opinion 01.05

Fight: HBO has stopped providing DVDs of its shows to Netflix.

Stop the Presses! Gigaom introduces “What a Man Needs” series for the fashion challenged.

Deal: Billionaire Ron Burkle will buy Elliot Management’s stake in Relativity Media.

Not So Fast: Apple, of course, threatens to sue In Icons over the Steve Jobs action doll.

Taking the Challenge: Mike Bloomberg vows to learn code in 2012.

Only London: RIM cancels the Blackberry Colt and Milan.

Mad Runner: Brad Feld’s love affair with Treadputer.

When the Cheddar Moves: Founders define reality and give hope, according to Jason Calacanis.

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