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By Sarah Reedy, Senior Editor, 11/26/2014
Opera is best known for its mobile browser, but it's also becoming a bigger name in applications of all kinds. A week after it announced it would take over Nokia's ...
By Sarah Reedy, Senior Editor, 11/24/2014
Israeli startup Shine has the noble goal of turning wireless operators from dumb pipes into bright pipes, but its methodology, which is dependent on the legality of ...
By Sarah Reedy, Senior Editor, 11/20/2014
Kik, aka the Western WeChat or the WhatsApp for teens, revealed this week that it has raised $38.3 million in funding and acquired a GIF-generation startup, Relay.
By Sarah Reedy, Senior Editor, 11/19/2014
CHICAGO -- Verizon is hoping to encourage Chicagoans and visitors to buy more mobile devices and accessories, or at least spend hours playing with them, with the ...
By Sarah Reedy, Senior Editor, 11/6/2014
LONDON -- Light Reading's Women in Telecom Breakfast -- The focus on technology for technology's sake has held back the telecom industry from evolving and ...
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 10/15/2014
Google's first entry into the "phablet" market has a chipset that supports LTE-Advanced but it is not yet clear how fast the downloads will be.
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 10/13/2014
Apple appears to working towards VoLTE support on the iPad, but it's not yet clear when that capability might be added to commercially available products.
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 10/9/2014
NEW YORK CITY -- HTC is attempting to jumpstart its fortunes in the device market with a new flagship smartphone, a tiny camera, and apps for both Android and iPhone ...
By Sarah Reedy, Senior Editor, 9/25/2014
Facebook may be an over-the-top app, but it's warming up to a number of services only a wireless network can offer. The social networking giant is now planning ...
By Sarah Reedy, Senior Editor, 9/24/2014
BlackBerry's newly launched Passport phone is an ugly square qwerty-keyboard device that will appeal to some heavy business users and repel others, but that's really ...
By Mari Silbey, Independent Technology Editor, 9/23/2014
DENVER -- Comcast is planning its next move in customer services apps, and augmented reality technology may be on the product roadmap.
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4K TV Shipments Surge After Slow Start
Alan Breznick, Cable/Video Practice Leader, 11/27/2014
Samsung and LG Electronics are leading the way as shipments of UltraHD TV sets ...
Why 5G Is a Different Beast
Robert Clark, , 11/26/2014
What's being referred to as 5G is not just faster mobile broadband but a new way ...
Eurobites: Net Neutrality Battle Looms
Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 11/27/2014
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Google under the EU microscope; ...
4K TV Shipments Surge After Slow Start
Alan Breznick, Cable/Video Practice Leader, 11/27/2014
Samsung and LG Electronics are leading the way as shipments of UltraHD TV sets ...
Hey US! Here Comes Tech Mahindra
Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-chief, 11/21/2014
Acquisition gives Indian network services and software giant a play in the North ...
Altiostar's C-RAN Steps Into the Light, Junks Dark Fiber
Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 11/20/2014
Altiostar emerges from stealth with a Cloud-RAN system that uses Ethernet rather ...
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LRTV Interviews
From 4G to 5G: Alcatel-Lucent's Dave Geary

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Dave Geary, President of Wireless at Alcatel-Lucent, talks about the evolution of the 4G market, small cells, partnerships, 5G and the IoT.
LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
Building a Secure Telefonica Network With Huawei's High-End Firewall

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Andrew Davies, IP architect of the Telefonica, a leading digital communications company, discusses the Huawei security gateway solution and putting the solution into the testbed.
LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
Huawei Partners with Spirent to Verify CE12816's 10GE Port & TRILL Networking Capabilities

11|24|14   |   2:50   |   (0) comments


Spirent Communications is the world's leading supplier for telecom testing appliances and solutions. Spirent has been in a close partnership with Huawei for a long time.
LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
Saudi Airlines & Its ICT Transformation

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In this video, Saudi Airlines discusses its network problems and how Huawei's Agile Network is its all-in-one solution.
LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
Huawei's Agile Switch Benefiting Saudi Arabia's Yamamah Hospital

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Saudi Arabia's Yamamah Hospital speaks about how Huawei's Agile Switch has improved the medical service's network infrastructure.
LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
FanPlay & Huawei Build a Wireless Agile Smart Stadium

11|24|14   |   2:13   |   (0) comments


FanPlay is a cloud-based white label service, which is effectively a football fan engagement platform underpinned by mobile payment technology.
LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
Building an Agile Stadium

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Stadiums may be thousands of tons of concrete and steel, but they now need to be agile. Being at the stadium may not be as alluring as it once was. Sports franchises and stadium operators discuss how to get fans back.
LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
Huawei Helps ChinaCache Tackle Challenges in the Internet Industry

11|24|14   |   3:09   |   (0) comments


ChinaCache is China's largest content distribution network supplier. Huawei's CE12800 has provided ChinaCache with very strong support in its establishment of an infrastructure network.
LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
Cefinity on Managed Security Services & Next-Generation Firewall

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Cefinity is a cloud management service provider in Southeast Asia. Ivan Zhang, CEO of the company, discusses the implementation of security service management in the cloud era.
LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
Huawei's Agile Gateway in the Eyes of Cefinity

11|24|14   |   2:11   |   (0) comments


Cefinity is a managed service provider for enterprise networks. The company currently uses Huawei's AR series routers for the most complete range of functions. CEO Ivan Zhang speaks about the advantages of the AR series routers.
LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
CTO of Bus-Online Talks About Huawei's Agile Gateway

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Bus-Online covers around 100 million users everyday. In addition to providing mobile TV, and advertising services to the public, Bus-Online has also entered the field of mobile Internet.
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