The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Leandro Oliva.

1. Inside YouTube’s plan to dominate your TV (Mashable)

2. Old media’s stalwarts persevered in 2012 (NYT)

3. Roku strikes Time Warner Cable deal, wants to be your next cable box (GigaOM)

4. Online comments hurt science understanding, study finds (Journal Sentinel)

5. Visual storytelling tool for journalists Storyplanet aiming for 2013 public launch  (