--- a/NEWS
+++ b/NEWS
@@ -1,19 +1,29 @@
-Summary of important user-visible changes for communications 1.1.2:
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+Summary of important user-visible changes for communications 1.2.0:
+------------------------------------------------------------------
 
  ** The following functions are new:
-      istrellis
-      poly2trellis
-      dpcmdeco
-      dpcmenco
+
+      dpcmdeco   istrellis
+      dpcmenco   poly2trellis
       dpcmopt
 
- ** Fixed bug in `egolaydec' which gave an error when there were more
+ ** The function `convenc' has been completely rewritten to be compatible
+    with Matlab.
+
+ ** The plotting functions `eyediagram' and `scatterplot' have improved
+    Matlab compatibility.
+
+ ** Fixed a bug in `egolaydec' which gave an error when there were more
     than the three allowed erroneous bits, rather than setting the
     error flag.
 
+ ** Fixed a bug in `oct2dec' to handle large numbers properly.
+
+ ** Fixed a bug in `quantiz' which gave incorrect results when the lookup
+    table has one element.
+
 Summary of important user-visible changes for communications 1.1.1:
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+------------------------------------------------------------------
 
  ** The function `marcumq' has been moved to the signal package