Links 11/6/2014: iPipeline ponders IPO, sale; More X1 problems yesterday

iPipeline Said to Mull IPO, Sale With $500 Million Value (Bloomberg)

Bentley Makes Some Major Announcements at their Year in Infrastructure Event #YII2014 (Informed Infrastructure)

Bentley Launches New Generation of Software Lines (Engineering News-Record)

Comcast's X1 TV Platform Sees Two Massive Outages in Three Days (Broadband Reports)

Aereo shutting down operations, closing Boston office (BetaBoston)

Aereo Firing Boston, N.Y. Employees to Preserve Company

Time Warner strikes back at Dish (Bloomberg via

BSkyB to Acquire 87.45% of Sky Deutschland (NY Times: DealBook)

Weak Q3 for Cablevision (Multichannel News)

Cable Under Fire: Plunge in Ratings Could Spell Trouble for Top Nets (Variety)

Alibaba Launches ShopRunner U.S. Retail Partnership (Investor's Business Daily)

SAP Hires Former Microsoft VP To Be Its New CTO (Redmond Channel Partner)