Are we about to see the start of true fiber-based broadband access competition in the UK?
Verizon's plan to slow speeds for its heaviest LTE unlimited users was supposed to go into effect Wednesday, but the carrier is canceling it after pressure from the FCC.
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Orange does a deal with Netflix in France; Kroes tells it straight; Rovio cuts jobs; Sol Trujillo? Who's he?
Neelie Kroes ends her tenure as the European Commission's vice president for the Digital Agenda with a blistering attack on Europe's telecom operators and advises them on the future.
Multiscreen video specialist is laying off 20% of its workforce as it fends off demands from dissident shareholders for the resignation of its chairman and the sale of the company.
By 2015, AT&T customers will be able to get an integrated solution that includes on-demand VPN access and Amazon's cloud.
The telco continues to expand its broadband offerings for businesses with the acquisition of fixed wireless provider Business Only Broadband.
The global network operator scoops up US-focused UNSi for $40 million.
Corporate culture and the back office should be the first considerations for network operators with SDN and NFV aspirations.
Comcast is granting all X1 customers with cloud DVR services the ability to download or stream any recorded program for viewing on any mobile device inside or outside the home.
Nokia Networks will be working alongside Ericsson to upgrade T-Mobile to LTE-Advanced, expand VoLTE and improve WiFi handoff.
Adds to its enterprise and cloud operations with the acquisition of hosting and cloud services specialist iPeer.
Cisco updates its Data Virtualization middleware to include self-service portals and an SDK for startups to connect to the 150 data sources it can access.
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Teléfonica finally closes E-Plus acquisition; Ericsson buys smart grids specialist; Tieto layoffs in Finland and beyond.
India has an ambitious plan to take high-speed fiber broadband to the country's extensive population, but progress is slow.
Investment from VantagePoint, Cross Head and Pacific Venture Partners brings the total to more than $20 million.