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Content posted in April 2009
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Disney Joins Hulu
Contentinople  | 
4/30/2009  |  Post a comment
5:30 PM The House of Mouse finally makes it official, taking an equity stake in the site
Going Soft in Europe
EuroBlog  | 
4/30/2009  |  Post a comment
5:10 PM Telecom software's hot, baby!
Pricing Doc$i$ 3.0
The Bauminator  | 
4/30/2009  |  3 comments
4:50 PM Why does it cost an arm and leg from one MSO, and just a leg from another?
Softbank's Debt Promise
AsiaBlog  | 
4/30/2009  |  Post a comment
4:30 PM Debt pay-off prediction made by upbeat CEO after profits rise
Comcast's $1B Bandwidth Plan
LR Cable News Analysis  | 
4/30/2009  |  9 comments
SDV be damned! MSO's sticking with an 'all-digital' bandwidth strategy that, it says, costs just 10% of a physical plant rebuild
OSS Firms: Are You Experienced?
News Analysis  | 
4/30/2009  |  Post a comment
Customer Experience Management is an approach that is gaining traction amongst vendors and operators, but how big is the market?
Ethernet Expo: Europe 2009 Preview
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes  | 
4/30/2009  |  Post a comment
Is carrier Ethernet really recession-proof? And how can enterprises and service providers benefit most from Ethernet?
AlcaLu, Bharti Form Joint Venture
News Analysis  | 
4/30/2009  |  1 comment
AlcaLu and Bharti Airtel form new venture to run the carrier's fixed network, a move that will net the vendor $500M in revenues
Arris Readies for a Rebound
LR Cable News Analysis  | 
4/30/2009  |  Post a comment
Cable vendor gets off to an expected slow start in 2009, but sees brighter times ahead as MSOs ramp up Docsis 3.0 deployments
Motorola's Loss Widens
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
4/30/2009  |  2 comments
The hurt continues for Motorola, but the company is promising a narrower loss and pinning its hopes on Android in the coming months
Ericsson Holds Up in Q1
News Analysis  | 
4/30/2009  |  Post a comment
Ericsson's profits take a hit from restructuring costs and its joint ventures, but its network infrastructure sales are holding steady
JDSU to Close Picolight Fab
News Analysis  | 
4/30/2009  |  Post a comment
A manufacturing shuffle moves Picolight's VCSEL work to San Jose while handing other products over to contract partners
WildBlue Makes Stimulus Pitch
LR Cable News Analysis  | 
4/30/2009  |  1 comment
Satellite broadband firm says it needs funds to develop and deploy a new system that can deliver downstream speeds in excess of 18 Mbit/s
First Call
The Philter  | 
4/30/2009  |  3 comments
8:35 AM Qwest's line loss leader, Verizon's broadband huffing, and Sycamore saves cash
Viking Victory for Infinera
News Analysis  | 
4/30/2009  |  Post a comment
TeliaSonera is upgrading its 'Viking' US transport network, replacing its current optical network with new gear from Infinera
JDSU's Forecast Disappoints
News Analysis  | 
4/29/2009  |  4 comments
Q3 earnings arrive as lukewarm as expected, and there seems slim chance of happier news to come in Q4
More Oclaro Numbers
Craig's A-List  | 
4/29/2009  |  Post a comment
5:45 PM Stupid math tricks would seem to reveal an 'up' forecast
Time Warner Spins Off AOL
Contentinople  | 
4/29/2009  |  Post a comment
4:55 PM The much-anticipated spinoff is finally formally filed
A Real Swine Flu Scare
Monkey Bidness  | 
4/29/2009  |  Post a comment
3:50 PM It is not – she repeats, NOT – Obama's fault
Bharti Profits From Mobile Boom
News Analysis  | 
4/29/2009  |  1 comment
Indian operator sees revenues, profits, and customer uptake soar in the past year. Now it needs services like IPTV to help raise ARPUs
China Mobile Enters Taiwan
News Analysis  | 
4/29/2009  |  Post a comment
China Mobile agrees to take a 12% stake in, and strategically ally with, Taiwan's Far EasTone
TWC Basics Boosted by Digital Transition
LR Cable News Analysis  | 
4/29/2009  |  Post a comment
MSO surprises by adding 36,000 basic video subs in the quarter, and notes that it's launching Docsis 3.0 in NYC this summer
Qwest Profits From Job, Cost Cuts
News Analysis  | 
4/29/2009  |  1 comment
While other telcos dare to take fiber to the home, Qwest takes a red pen to its budget and payroll
Hello, Moto SDV
The Bauminator  | 
4/29/2009  |  Post a comment
12:20 PM Time Warner is starting to deploy switched digital video in its smaller Motorola-based digital footprint
India Auction Fever
AsiaBlog  | 
4/29/2009  |  Post a comment
11:00 AM Will auctions be the answer to India's 2G spectrum woes?
Germany's Monster 4G Auction
Wireless Bits  | 
4/29/2009  |  4 comments
10:35 AM It's a lot of spectrum
DoCoMo Sets HSUPA Date
AsiaBlog  | 
4/29/2009  |  1 comment
10:10 AM June launch for HSUPA as DoCoMo's data revenues rise
Verizon: The 7th Largest MSO?
TelcoTV Thoughts  | 
4/29/2009  |  Post a comment
9:45 AM Verizon would have to pass up Cablevision to enter the top five
Is Nortel M&A Near?
EuroBlog  | 
4/29/2009  |  Post a comment
9:15 AM Latest reports suggest asset sales soon
Russia Clutters Finnish 4G Spectrum
Wireless Bits  | 
4/29/2009  |  Post a comment
8:55 AM Finnish operators can't use so-called digital dividend spectrum
Last Call
The Philter  | 
4/28/2009  |  2 comments
TV's changed in two years, Charter troubles, and a Tellabs conspiracy theory shopping list
ATCA Attacks the Data Center
News Analysis  | 
4/28/2009  |  Post a comment
The specs are being expanded to more directly challenge ATCA non-believers, IBM and HP
Channeling Docsis 3.0
The Bauminator  | 
4/28/2009  |  Post a comment
5:40 PM Broadcom exec says wideband modem chips that can bond as many as 16 downstream channels are on the drawing board
Hulu Loses Minutes
Contentinople  | 
4/28/2009  |  Post a comment
4:40 PM As the site's viewership increases, its average minutes per user takes a surprising fall
The ATCA Split
Craig's A-List  | 
4/28/2009  |  Post a comment
4:00 PM Even if the money comes in, who gets it?
Celeno: A Little Frosty on MoCA
LR Cable News Analysis  | 
4/28/2009  |  19 comments
Chipmaker hooks up with TI to build Docsis set-tops and gateways that can shuttle video around the house using WiFi
Thomson Gets a Reprieve
News Analysis  | 
4/28/2009  |  Post a comment
Former AlcaLu man takes total control as Thomson gets waivers from its creditors and reports improving Q1 numbers
The Mobile Duopoly
Jonestown  | 
4/28/2009  |  3 comments
3:00 PM Can anyone break AT&T and Verizon's stranglehold on the top two slots in the US cellular market?
AlcaLu's $1.7B China Boost
News Analysis  | 
4/28/2009  |  Post a comment
Framework agreements for Alcatel-Lucent with China Mobile and China Telecom complete the technology set and raise its market share
Tellabs Goes Shopping
EuroBlog  | 
4/28/2009  |  Post a comment
10:30 AM Acquisitions are being explored, says CEO
Transport Sales Slump Hits Tellabs
News Analysis  | 
4/28/2009  |  2 comments
Tellabs had forecast a first-quarter dip, and it was right, with transport equipment sales falling away sharply
Nokia Shrinks Services, Cuts Jobs
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
4/28/2009  |  Post a comment
Nokia streamlines its services business, limiting new initiatives and cutting 450 jobs as part of cost reduction program
IBM to Resell Brocade/Foundry Gear
News Analysis  | 
4/28/2009  |  2 comments
Big Blue gets its own line of routers and switches, better known as 'Stuff Foundry Used to Sell'
Oclaro's Numbers
Craig's A-List  | 
4/28/2009  |  1 comment
8:55 AM Stats from the newly issued Bookham/Avanex card
Cablevision Debuts 101-Mbit/s Wideband Service
LR Cable News Analysis  | 
4/28/2009  |  4 comments
Cablevision tops Verizon with a $99.95-a-month broadband service called 'Optimum Online Ultra'
Bookham, Avanex Form Oclaro
News Analysis  | 
4/27/2009  |  8 comments
The long-awaited merger is done, with hopes that a new name helps dispel ghosts of the past
More Than $1B?
Contentinople  | 
4/27/2009  |  Post a comment
4:30 PM That's the level online video ad spend will reach in 2011, research says
Ethernet Academy
The Philter  | 
4/27/2009  |  Post a comment
3:20 PM A new peer-reviewed Ethernet site has launched, and we'll all be smarter for it
Clearwire's New Friends
AsiaBlog  | 
4/27/2009  |  Post a comment
2:35 Clearwire teams with local SPs to join Taiwan's WiMax hotbed
Wireless Pumps Up Verizon in Q1
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
4/27/2009  |  Post a comment
Verizon says it's 'weathering the effects of the economy very well' as it posted Q1 results today
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