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Photos: Cable Next-Gen Technologies 2014
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4/7/2014  |  7 comments
A record-breaking crowd flocked to Denver for our annual information-packed, tech networking schmoozeria in late March.
Interop in Pics: Connecting Besiness Opportunition
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4/7/2014  |  10 comments
Photos from the best of the Interop conference in Las Vegas. We don't know what the phrase in the headline means either.
CCA 2014: Competitive Carriers Remember the Alamo
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3/28/2014  |  14 comments
This week's CCA Expo in San Antonio, Texas, brought carriers and service providers together for duopoly bashing, advocacy for regulatory changes, Tex-Mex, goofy hats, and the Alamo.
Oracle's Visions of Industry
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3/27/2014  |  5 comments
Join us in the real windy city for a visit to the Oracle show.
See Comptel Plus 2014 in Pictures: Springtime in Vegas
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3/21/2014  |  5 comments
Thousands escape the cold hard winter to bask in the Vegas sunshine, do some interconnection deals, and debate the future of competition
OFC 2014 in Pictures: Can Haz Coffee?
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3/13/2014  |  1 comment
Warning: This photo gallery from OFC 2014 conference contains a gratuitous photo of a puppy and kitten.
OMG... It's OFC! Part 1
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3/10/2014  |  8 comments
Pics from San Francisco as the Moscone Center prepares to host the optical crew.
ONS Day 1: Pac-Man Escapes From Alcatraz
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3/4/2014  |  19 comments
Pac-Man, green rice, and mysterious orange blogs were highlights of the Open Networking Summit. Also, people talked about networking.
MWC14: Day 3 – 5G & Retro Wheels
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2/27/2014  |  14 comments
The future and the past met head-on at MWC this time, with some firms pitching next-gen tech while sporting retro vehicles – check it out!
MWC14: Day 2 – Space Cats & Carrier Bonding
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2/26/2014  |  7 comments
Space cats, small cells, and LTE-Advanced – the very essence of Barcelona. Probably.
MWC14: Day 1 – Bustlin' Barcelona
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2/25/2014  |  14 comments
We came, we saw, we stood in line...
MWC14: The Arrival
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2/24/2014  |  20 comments
Light Reading is at Mobile World Congress! Check out some of the shots from the totally unofficial opening Sunday.
MWC Top 10: The Best of Barca
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2/18/2014  |  20 comments
Here are 10 of the best things about going to MWC in Barcelona.
Sprint Accelerator: Changing Carrier DNA
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2/14/2014  |  15 comments
Sprint's new Accelerator in downtown Kansas City is designed to bring healthcare innovation to the city and to show Sprint how an entrepreneur runs things.
The 5 Stages of Dropping Your Smartphone Down the Toilet
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2/12/2014  |  22 comments
We've all been there. We've all done it -- perhaps multiple times. Strangely, we never learn.
MWC: 10 Things That Could Melt Your Mind
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2/7/2014  |  36 comments
Here's some stuff that could make you barking mad in Barca.
Verizon's 4G Video Freeze Frame
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1/30/2014  |  13 comments
Verizon has set up a massive tent in a freezing New York City to show off its LTE multicast video capabilities.
The Smell-o-Phone Is Here... Kinda
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1/27/2014  |  13 comments
A new scent app for the iPhone raises a lot of fresh, and maybe not-so-fresh, questions.
CES 2014: Do Robots Dream of Electric Scooters?
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1/8/2014  |  4 comments
Robots, bigger tablets, Segways, and wearable smart watches are all hot at this year's CES in Las Vegas.
AT&T Developers Summit: More Than Apps
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1/7/2014  |  5 comments
It's not just for nerds anymore.
Top Trivia You Didn't Know About Alexander Graham Bell
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1/1/2014  |  8 comments
Alexander Graham Bell was one amazing guy. Without him, telecom wouldn't exist -- but Bell did a lot more in his life than simply invent the telephone.
Light Reading's Top 10 Mobile Regifting Ideas
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12/20/2013  |  23 comments
We run down the gently used wireless gear you just can't wait to pass along with holiday cheer this year.
Pics From Mobile Network Security Strategies
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12/12/2013  |  Post a comment
An AT&T keynote address dominated the proceedings at this year's Mobile Network Security Strategies event in New York -- see who was there!
Top 5 Things Not to Do During a Telecom Business Presentation
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12/11/2013  |  13 comments
Would you consider pulling any of the following stunts if you thought you could get away with it?
Pics From Future of Cable Business Services
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12/5/2013  |  5 comments
We whipped out our camera at the New York City event and took a few snaps -- check out who was there!
AlcaLu: A Walk in the Woods
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11/28/2013  |  22 comments
Foliage and 4G mix in New Jersey as Alcatel-Lucent talks tech.
Top 5 Ways Technology Would Have Made the 1st Thanksgiving Better
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11/27/2013  |  11 comments
If only the pilgrims had been hooked up to 4G LTE...
AT&T in NYC: Opening Up Orange
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11/26/2013  |  33 comments
AT&T shows off its new, open flagship store in NYC as it tries to get customers interested in devices, accessories, and fresh applications and services.
Top 5 Passive Aggressive Uses of Office Communication
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11/21/2013  |  23 comments
Passive aggression is not solely reserved for interpersonal relationships – it's abundant in work situations as well, albeit a little less obvious.
Top 5 Worst Tradeshow Experiences
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11/7/2013  |  24 comments
Tradeshows can be informative and cutting-edge. They can also be boring as hell.
Huawei Hits London
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11/6/2013  |  2 comments
Huawei brought its team, telco executives, and some dancers to the UK capital.
Tablet Hunting: New 4G iPads in Manhattan
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11/1/2013  |  8 comments
The major mobile operators' stores offered rather slim pickings if you were shopping for a new iPad on Friday.
Digital Disruption 2013: Snaps From San Jose
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10/31/2013  |  18 comments
What does Digital Disruption look like in pictures? Easy. There's panels and speakers (the digital) and zombies, flamenco dancers, and drinks galore (the disruption).
Top 5 Telecom-Inspired Halloween Costumes
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10/30/2013  |  4 comments
If a Sexy Ghost or Sexy Carlos Danger isn't your costume style, we've got a few telecom-inspired ideas that might just get you out the door and into that Halloween party this year.
BBWF 2013: Picture Wrap
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10/26/2013  |  2 comments
More pics from Amsterdam.
BBWF 2013: Pictures From Amsterdam
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10/23/2013  |  2 comments
Snaps from the first day of the Broadband World Forum in the Dutch capital.
Buh-Bye, MobileCON!
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10/18/2013  |  12 comments
Say goodbye -- and maybe good riddance -- to MobileCON in San Jose, as the CTIA pins its hopes on a new uber-show in Las Vegas in 2014.
Phone It in Friday: Top 5 Ways to Use Technology to Slack Off
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10/18/2013  |  15 comments
Technology has increased our productivity. But we don't have to stand for it.
SDN in Pictures!
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10/17/2013  |  11 comments
A quick snapshot of what's going down at the SDN & OpenFlow World Congress in Bad Homburg, Germany.
Bills Don't Lie: T-Mobile Drops International Roaming Charges
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10/10/2013  |  36 comments
T-Mobile tries to shake up the US wireless industry again, this time with Shakira and flat-fee international roaming.
Leading Lights Awards Winners Photo Call
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10/10/2013  |  2 comments
See who sported the biggest smile when this year's Leading Lights awards winners picked up their trophies at a gala dinner in New York.
Leading Lights Soiree Snaps
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10/4/2013  |  5 comments
Much of the 2013 Leading Lights Awards dinner can be described only in pictures. Good thing we had a photographer on hand to capture the shenanigans.
Leading Lights Happy Hour
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10/3/2013  |  4 comments
Meet the attendees, nominees, and party-goers who attended Light Reading's Leading Lights awards extravaganza on the eve of Ethernet & SDN Expo.
The Top 10 Telecom Movies
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9/27/2013  |  18 comments
Telecom isn't boring and neither are these movies inspired by, or heavily involving, technology from this fascinating industry.
Top 5 Drinks to Keep Telecom Employees Awake at Their Computers
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9/25/2013  |  17 comments
Caffeine is mandatory for most telecom employees, whether in the field or at their desks. Here are some creative options for a daily fix.
Top 5 Pranks to Pull on Your Telecom Office Co-Workers
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9/20/2013  |  10 comments
Need something to fill out a Friday?
Top 10 Songs About Telecom
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9/18/2013  |  62 comments
Telecom and music go together like Sonny and Cher, like Simon and Garfunkel, like... oh you get the picture.
5 Things to Spend $99 on Instead of an iPhone 5C
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9/13/2013  |  16 comments
You could spend the cash on the colorful, new, plastic phone from Apple, but there are other options.
The Top 10 Telecommunication Inventions That Should Already Exist
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9/11/2013  |  7 comments
We predict the devices you want, before you even knew you wanted them. Wait, did we just blow your mind?
Uplinq À Go-Go: Qualcomm's Annual Developer Bash
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9/6/2013  |  15 comments
Take a look inside the chipmaker's Uplinq conference where all the talk was about the Toq, augmented reality apps, and more.
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Cable Eyes Big Technology Shifts

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US cable engineers are facing a lot of heavy lifting in the coming years, notes Light Reading Cable/Video Practice Leader Alan Breznick.
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Maximizing Customer Experience & Assuring Service Delivery in an IP World

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Steven Shalita, VP of Marketing, NetScout Systems, Inc., discusses the challenges cable/MSO operators face in assuring the delivery of new IP-based services. Key points include the value of proactively managing performance, and using rich analytics and operational intelligence to better understand service and usage trends, make smarter business decisions and ...
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Bye-Bye DVD: Consumers Embrace Digital Video

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Veteran video analyst Colin Dixon, founder and principal analyst of nScreenMedia, says research shows 56% are using digital video already.
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Video: TW Cable Puts Multicast Gateways to the Test

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Tom Gonder, a chief architect at Time Warner Cable, explains how its trial of multicast gateways is impacting IP-based video plans.
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Managing & Monetizing Big Data in Operator Environments

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At Mobile World Congress, Gigamon's Director of Service Provider Solutions, Andy Huckridge, and Heavy Reading Analyst Sarah Wallace discuss the 'big data' issues facing carriers and operators today.
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Data Center Energy – Build Your Data Center in a Modular Way

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Dr. Fang Liangzhou, VP Network Energy Product Line, shared his thoughts about the challenges for data centers during CeBIT 2014.
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Agile Network Solution – An Overview of Huawei's Agile Network Solution

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Ajay Gupta, Director of Product Marketing, Networking Product Line, gives an overview of the Agile Network Solutions during CeBIT 2014.
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Huawei’s eLTE Voice Trunking, Video and Data Applied for Railways

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Gottfried Winter is the Sales Director at Funkwerk, a German specialist in GSM-r terminals and a long-time partner of Huawei. At CeBIT 2014, Winter talks to Light Reading about this partnership and the integration of enhanced voice trunking, video and data functions.
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LeaseWeb Speaks Highly of Huawei's Datacenter Products

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Rene Olde Olthof, Operations Director LeaseWeb, talks about the next data center transformation during CeBIT 2014.
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Comcast: Reshaping the Cable Network Architecture

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Shamim Akhtar, Comcast's architect and senior director of network strategy, explains why the cable company is moving to a more distributed network architecture.
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VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger at Mobile World Congress

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VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger speaks to Heavy Reading about the value of virtualization spanning from the data center to service provider networks to mobile devices.
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Analysts' Impressions of Huawei SoftCOM at ONS 2014

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After visiting the Huawei booth at ONS, Lee Doyle of Doyle Research gives his appraisal of Huawei's SoftCOM solution.
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