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Littering in California
Monkey Bidness | 1/30/2009

It ain't a clown car, lady

Apple's MacBook Wheel
The Bauminator | 1/30/2009

Say hello to the 'most intuitive product ever designed'

Are You Ready for Some Hulu?
Contentinople | 1/30/2009

Hulu preps its much-hyped Superbowl commercials

Brooklyn Banana
Jonestown | 1/30/2009

It's been a long week...

News of the Future!
The Philter | 1/30/2009

Where can I get one of these tele-papers?

Comcast Gives WiFi a Try
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/30/2009

MSO, with some help from Cablevision, has launched a WiFi trial covering about 100 NJ Transit commuter rail stations

Is DragonWave Ripe for Takeover?
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/30/2009

Wireless backhaul specialist says it's not aware of any bid, but adopts a rights plan to counter unwanted takeover offers

Some Good News
Red Panda | 1/30/2009

Economic conditions aren't ALL bad

Tandberg's Cooney Changes Channels
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/30/2009

The guy who helped Tandberg Television springboard its US cable business is on to a new challenge: helming CDN specialist Internap

Internap Gets New Leadership
News Analysis | 1/30/2009

Will new CEO Eric Cooney be enough to turn the company around?

Two Twits Tweet
Monkey Bidness | 1/30/2009

Ashton and Demi share the love

DTV Delay: Game Still On
The Bauminator | 1/30/2009

A new bill has reportedly made it through the Senate

Infinera Anchored by New Wins
News Analysis | 1/30/2009

A flurry of new customers is good news, but it also drags down Infinera's margins

Nortel Kills Mobile WiMax Biz
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/29/2009

Exits with a 3% share of the mobile WiMax market, will soldier on with fixed 802.16d, concentrate on LTE UPDATED 1/30, 4:00 PM

Nortel: Bye, WiMax
The Philter | 1/29/2009

Nortel quits the mobile WiMax business

Infinera Levels Up
Craig's A-List | 1/29/2009

Some 'Internet' company overtakes Level 3

Juniper's Q4 Shows Worry Lines
News Analysis | 1/29/2009

The numbers came out fine, but even Juniper isn't immune to some cautious buying patterns by its customers

VC Binge Slows
Contentinople | 1/29/2009

Let the purging begin

Cable Softness
The Bauminator | 1/29/2009

MSO capex will certainly dip in '09, but in one analyst's view, Harmonic should fare better than BigBand

Report: Storm Costlier to Make Than iPhone
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/29/2009

According to a breakdown by iSuppli, the touch-screen BlackBerry costs $203 to make, $30 more than Apple's smartphone

T-Mobile Sub Growth Slows
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/29/2009

Fourth largest US cellular operator reports a Q4 subscriber slowdown

Britain Botches Broadband
EuroBlog | 1/29/2009

New report on Digital Britain is a damp squib

AT&T vs. Verizon
The Philter | 1/29/2009

Battling for customers in the flat fields of Frisco, Texas

Slideshow: 'Tech It Out'
The Bauminator | 1/29/2009

About 200 cable folks gathered at The Cable Center in Denver for WICT Rocky Mountain's annual event

Thomson Revamps, Tackles Debts
News Analysis | 1/29/2009

French video, VoIP, and IPTV vendor Thomson needs to sell assets to balance its books as its Q4 revenues tumble

BigBand Settles Up
The Bauminator | 1/29/2009

And it won't cost all that much

Juniper Hires Ex-Nortel Exec as CMO
News Analysis | 1/29/2009

Juniper builds up to its Q4 earnings report by appointing former Nortel executive Lauren Flaherty as marketing chief

Charter Takes On U-verse
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/29/2009

MSO doesn't let financial troubles stop it from launching a Docsis 3.0-powered 60 Mbit/s service against AT&T's U-verse

Frisco Fiber Fight
Slide Shows | 1/29/2009

Photo evidence of the telco turf war happening in North Texas

The DTV Yo-Yo
Jonestown | 1/28/2009

Digital switch-over is good news for LTE

NCTA: Delay or No Delay, Cable's Ready
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/28/2009

The date is still Feb. 17, and cable says all signs are go

TV Goes 3D
Contentinople | 1/28/2009

DreamWork will air a 3D commercial during the Super Bowl

BT Sticks With Plan A
EuroBlog | 1/28/2009

Problems with rogue unit won't hit plans, says CEO

ECI's Power Play
EuroBlog | 1/28/2009

Focus on utility customers paying off

Hail Mary: Chan Takes 4G Helm at AlcaLu
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/28/2009

As the dust settles on AlcaLu's executive reshuffles, Mary Chan emerges with responsibility for 4G and LTE marketing

Kill Bill 3
The Bauminator | 1/28/2009

House shoots down digital delay bill

Energy-Efficient Technologies Wanted
LR Mobile Column | 1/28/2009

CTOs have made it clear to suppliers that they want more energy-efficient technologies without a significant rise in cost

Wideband: Priced to Move
The Bauminator | 1/28/2009

In Japan, anyway...

Cox to Test New Bandwidth Cop
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/28/2009

In the wake of earlier scrutiny, Cox confirms it will start testing a new bandwidth management system next month

iPhone Margin Munch
Wireless Bits | 1/28/2009

Apple iPhone takes bite out of AT&T's margins in Q4

AT&T Cuts Capex by up to $3B
News Analysis | 1/28/2009

As it unveils its Q4 and full year results, AT&T announces a reduction in annual capex of up to 15% in 2009

Pulling the Trigger
Craig's A-List | 1/28/2009

Bookham and Avanex pretty much had to merge

Huawei: 4G or Not 4G?
LR Mobile Column | 1/28/2009

That is the question... or, why Huawei and TeliaSonera can't really call their LTE network plans '4G'

Vimpelcom Upbeat on Russia
EuroBlog | 1/28/2009

Russian telecom sector holding up, says mobile CEO

Bookham, Avanex Defend Their Deal
News Analysis | 1/28/2009

The perennial turnaround companies offer the reasons why they think their merger can fly

The Bookham Team
Craig's A-List | 1/28/2009

Not hard to see who's in charge

Netflix Beats the Street
Contentinople | 1/27/2009

Netflix exceeds analyst expectations with its Q4 results

Apple's Touching New Patent
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/27/2009

The win will give Apple more legal ammunition against Palm and other competitors

Bookham, Avanex Tie the Knot
News Analysis | 1/27/2009

Trying not to be relegated to the second tier, the two optical components companies join forces

TLAB Pressed
The Philter | 1/27/2009

What the media really thinks of Tellabs

MWC 2009 Preview
Jonestown | 1/27/2009

Highlights (and lowlights) we expect at the massive European wireless tradeshow

Tellabs: Carriers Cautious on Capex
News Analysis | 1/27/2009

Tellabs CEO says customers in mature markets are playing 'wait and see' with their capex plans

Verizon's Secret Weapon
Wireless Bits | 1/27/2009

Ivan Seidenberg likes femtocells

Cisco Invests in Digitalsmiths
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/27/2009

Cisco's strategic investment in the video management company could be related to its recent entry into media and entertainment with Eos

Online Video's Dream Demo
TelcoTV Thoughts | 1/27/2009

Have DVRs finally lost their luster?

Camiant Plugs Policy Server Power
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/27/2009

Vendor claims its policy server touches 70% of all deployed cable modems in North America

Cisco Toasts Big Iron
Craig's A-List | 1/27/2009

Coffee and cupcakes for the CRS-1

Verizon Rides a Mobile Data Wave
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 1/27/2009

Verizon Wireless results highlight backhaul, policy, and DPI requirements

Verizon's FiOS Grows, Wireless Slows in Q4
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/27/2009

Verizon reports solid Q4 with record FiOS subscriber additions but lower wireless subscriber adds

Tellabs Feels the Pinch
News Analysis | 1/27/2009

Fourth-quarter revenues were down 13 percent, and the first quarter will see a further dip, but margins are up

BigBand Edge QAM Plays 1 GHz
The Bauminator | 1/27/2009

Unique feature or just table stakes?

Senate Backs Digital Delay Bill
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/27/2009

With a Senate nod, a decision to delay the broadcast TV transition to June 12 appears poised for a House vote as early as Tuesday

The Power Behind the Palm Pre
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/27/2009

Texas Instruments' OMAP 3430 chip will give Palm Pre more raw multimedia power than the iPhone or G1 but will add cost

Cisco's IOS Goes Green
News Analysis | 1/27/2009

If it's running your network, Cisco reasons, it might as well run your building, too

NetApp Tops Google
Craig's A-List | 1/26/2009

Fortune finds a new champion

Front Line Smarts
The Bauminator | 1/26/2009

Jones/NCTI aims to boost cable installer IQs

DT Gets Into the CDN Business
News Analysis | 1/26/2009

Deutsche Telekom will resell content delivery services from Edgecast

Cisco Femto Spotted at AT&T
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/26/2009

Product details about a Cisco-branded femtocell have emerged on a new AT&T Web page, as the operator preps a customer trial in three cities

Verizon Intros Femtocell
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/26/2009

$250 'network extender' offers no-service-charge coverage boost, but no 3G support yet

BT Mobile Murmurs
EuroBlog | 1/26/2009

Reports suggest a return to the mobile market

Sprint Slashes 8,000 Jobs
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/26/2009

US operator announces 8,000 job cuts, freezes salaries, and cuts employee benefits in a bid to save $1.2 billion a year on labor costs

Motorola Enlists Starent for 4G Push
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/26/2009

Moto adds Starent's technology to its LTE offering in a move that, one analyst believes, has been struck with Verizon Wireless in mind

Can Cable Weather the Economic Storm?
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/23/2009

Cable isn't immune to the tumbling economy, but an analyst says MSOs should fare better than some of their biggest rivals

Facebook vs MySpace
Contentinople | 1/23/2009

According to the latest comScore numbers, Facebook has pulled into the lead

Clearwire Gets Moody
Jonestown | 1/23/2009

Credit gets crunchier

Report: Global Services World Is Flat
News Analysis | 1/23/2009

The global market for telecom services is set for little growth in 2009, but will likely pick up in 2010, according to Pyramid Research

Limelight Beats Level 3 in Patent Case
News Analysis | 1/23/2009

A jury finds Limelight doesn't infringe on those old Savvis patents after all

Verizon's Home Hub-Bub (But No Femto)
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/23/2009

Is it a landline? Is it a femto? Is it a picture frame? Nope, it's the Verizon Home Hub

Chaos in the Wireless World
LR Mobile Column | 1/23/2009

In 2009, every cloud has a lead lining, except for companies lucky enough to have a hit smartphone

DTV Delay Bill Heads for Senate Vote
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/23/2009

Senate appears poised to vote on a 'bipartisan' bill next week that would delay the broadcast digital TV transition to June 12

IndiaWatch: Mobile Nears 347M Subs
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/23/2009

India now has 346.9 million mobile lines activated following another high-growth month

Apple Up 6%
Contentinople | 1/22/2009

Apple stock rises as the company reports positive Q1 results

Symmetricom: It's Time to Cut Back
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/22/2009

Expects to cut 11 percent of its workforce this year to keep expenses in check, but the cable sector could provide a silver lining

President E-Text
Jonestown | 1/22/2009

Inauguration Day caused sore thumbs across the nation

Not Ready for DTV
The Bauminator | 1/22/2009

Nielsen says millions still not prepared for the big digital switch

Nokia Plummets, Looks to US
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/22/2009

Despite the downturn, the Symbian OS is likely to be an important weapon as Nokia plans to license the software royalty-free through an independent foundation

Avaya Moves In
Craig's A-List | 1/22/2009

4:05 PM Down come the Nortel signs

BT's Numbers Hit by Rogue Unit
News Analysis | 1/22/2009

Cost problems and contractual issues are plaguing BT's Global Services unit, resulting in hefty charges and a sinking share price

Veraz Nips at Nortel
EuroBlog | 1/22/2009

VoIP rival moves in on Nortel's customers

Nokia Siemens Dips in Q4
News Analysis | 1/22/2009

Sales are down more than 5% from a year earlier as business falls away in Europe, but underlying operational indicators are encouraging

Log On, Tune In & Connect (Or Drop Out)
BelkBlog | 1/21/2009

A tale of two tails at CES

Virtual Athletes for Sale
Contentinople | 1/21/2009

OneSeason.com scores $3.5 million

Former AlcaLu Exec Quigley Resurfaces
News Analysis | 1/21/2009

The former Alcatel-Lucent executive raises his head to join the board of Audinate, a video-networking company

Riverbed Sees Carrier Potential in Mazu
News Analysis | 1/21/2009

Mazu might be a small acquisition, but it could play a big role in Riverbed's service provider ambitions

Delta Stays Analog
The Bauminator | 1/21/2009

Set-top waiver not enough to spur all-digital move in tiny Point Roberts

Kicking Moto While It's Down
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/21/2009

Ericsson CEO tells media that Motorola is 'on its way out' of the mobile infrastructure business – but is that fair comment?

Aksh Optifibre's K.S. Choudhari
LRTV Interviews | 1/21/2009

If you're just offering broadcast TV, it'll be difficult to survive, says Aksh Optifibre Ltd.'s K.S. Choudhari, who gives us an idea of what kind of services stand out in India's IPTV market

Anyone's Guess
Craig's A-List | 1/21/2009

Adtran draws an upward curve for the TA 5000

RCN Almost Done 'Crushing' Analog
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/21/2009

MSO is on track to meet an FCC deadline, free up capacity required to beef up its HD and VoD menus, and clear room for Docsis 3.0

Nortel's New Year
The Philter | 1/21/2009

With its execs clamming up about the company's future, we think you'll enjoy a romp through Nortel's recent past

Optimum Lightpath: Host With the Most?
The Bauminator | 1/21/2009

Move into hosted voice and Internet services is good news for two vendors

Ericsson: Mobile Sector Is Resilient
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/21/2009

CEO Carl-Henric Svanberg says the mobile network infrastructure sector is set to weather the global economic storm better than others

Web Wide World: Rwanda
LRTV Documentaries | 1/21/2009

Web Wide World takes us to Rwanda, a country torn apart by genocide, and now attempting a radical transformation from an agrarian society to a knowledge-based economy, via the Internet

Ericsson Soars on Strong Q4, Outlook
News Analysis | 1/21/2009

Ericsson delivers strong Q4 results, sending its share price up more than 12%, but it's still cutting costs and staff in 2009

JDSU Cuts Goodwill
Craig's A-List | 1/20/2009

What's the opposite of 'topping off?'

Comcast Faces VoIP Probe
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/20/2009

FCC wonders if MSO's new 'protocol agnostic' bandwidth management system discriminates against over-the-top VoIP applications

'Clear' Conference
Jonestown | 1/20/2009

Rolling the dice on Clearwire's deployment plans

EXFO Sprinkles Magic Dust
News Analysis | 1/20/2009

Test firm's sales are up, its new product gets plaudits, and its stock leaps as the market falls

Airvana's New Femto Honcho
Wireless Bits | 1/20/2009

Former Nortelian heads up femto product management at Airvana

Cablevision Scores Set-Top Waiver Extension
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/20/2009

FCC allows MSO to use SmartCard-based boxes through 2010, giving Cablevision enough time to develop a downloadable security system

Microsoft Unloads Comcast Stake
The Bauminator | 1/20/2009

Can we finally put the much-maligned DCT5000 to rest?

'New' Clearwire Hires for 'New' York
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/20/2009

Company is looking for RF engineers in the New York and New Jersey area, suggesting that Clearwire services are bound for the Big Apple

BlackBerry App Store Approaches
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/20/2009

The Application Storefront has started taking submissions, and the catalogue is expected to be filled with enterprise and entertainment apps

Android Storms Europe
Wireless Bits | 1/20/2009

T-Mobile takes the G1 phone to five European countries

Why Harry Hates BT
EuroBlog | 1/20/2009

That'd be Harry Wallop, not the Prince

Poll: Huawei Likely Nortel Wireless Biz Buyer
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/20/2009

Huawei is seen as the most likely company to buy Nortel's wireless network assets, according to Unstrung's latest reader poll

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Monkey Bidness | 1/20/2009

44's the charm!

Sandvine Swings Second Fairshare Deal
The Bauminator | 1/20/2009

New customer not disclosed, but Cox confirms it's 'evaluating a new technology'

Sten Guns for Packet Optical Integration
News Analysis | 1/20/2009

Former Telenor executive Sten Nordell joins transport equipment firm Transmode as CTO and has Ethernet/optical integration on his mind

ADB CEO: Software Key to Tru2way Mastery
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/20/2009

ADB hopes to outdo its tru2way rivals by tightly integrating set-tops with middleware from its Osmosys unit

Europe Faces 4G Spectrum Delays
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/19/2009

European regulators have delayed mobile broadband spectrum auctions in the 2.6 GHz band – will 2009 see any auction action?

Nortel's Pension Fallout
EuroBlog | 1/19/2009

British pension protection fund saddled with deficit

European Minnow Boasts Fastest FTTH
News Analysis | 1/19/2009

Latvian operator Lattelecom says its fiber-to-the-home rollout will enable broadband speeds of up to 500 Mbit/s by the end of 2009

Verizon Femto Next Week?
Wireless Bits | 1/19/2009

Verizon reportedly plotting femto launch on January 25

IndiaWatch: Batelco Buys Into GSM Startup
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/19/2009

Bahrain Telecom becomes the latest overseas carrier to buy a slice of an Indian mobile startup, plus an update on the 3G saga

iPods Are Filthy
Monkey Bidness | 1/18/2009

Don't share the disease-ridden things

The Cellphone Slide
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/16/2009

Sony Ericsson and Samsung Electronics feel the economic pinch, while Sprint intros recession-busting unlimited plan

YouTube on TV
Contentinople | 1/16/2009

YouTube launches a TV site

No New Nortel?
Craig's A-List | 1/16/2009

There's no 'Burger King' in it

Nortel Appoints EMEA Administrator
News Analysis | 1/16/2009

Ernst & Young to work with Nortel teams on restructuring process that will affect 5,000 staff in Europe

Warrior for CTO?
Craig's A-List | 1/16/2009

A higher calling than Cisco

Kevin Martin's Greatest Hits
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/16/2009

The FCC Chairman is shipping out on Jan. 20, so here's our Top 10 Kevin Martin Moments – with a cable emphasis

Cox: We Still Love Nortel
The Bauminator | 1/15/2009

MSO won't kick a VoIP partner while it's down

60GHz Giddyup
Jonestown | 1/15/2009

New super-fast wireless on the horizon

Arris Pumps Up Video With Dolce's Verivue
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/15/2009

Arris's next-gen strategy includes a new 'solid state,' carrier-class platform from Jim Dolce's Verivue

Metacafe Booms
Contentinople | 1/15/2009

Sees a sharp increase in visitors in 2008

Nortel: Lights Out
Craig's A-List | 1/15/2009

Photo of the day

Casa's Got a Deal in the House
The Bauminator | 1/15/2009

Guangzhou today, UPC tomorrow?

Swedes Dig 4G
EuroBlog | 1/15/2009

TeliaSonera aims for 4G in 2010

Nortel for the Long Jump?
EuroBlog | 1/15/2009

London Olympics still on the vendor's calendar

Broadcom: Sub-$50 Docsis 3.0 Modem in Sight
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/15/2009

Says component integration and bill of materials for new 320 Mbit/s wideband modem chip will help vendors breach a new pricing threshold

TeliaSonera: We'll Do 4G in 2010
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/15/2009

Scandinavian giant awards deals for initial rollouts in Stockholm and Oslo to Ericsson and Huawei, and eyes a 2010 commercial launch

Moto Will Lay Off 4,000 More
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/15/2009

Majority of the cuts will come from the Mobile Devices division, which has lost more than $2.7B since the start of 2007

Airvana's Nortel Exposure
Jonestown | 1/14/2009

CDMA mavens feel the Nortel pinch

Next New Brags
Contentinople | 1/14/2009

Company tops 300M views in 2008

Should Nortel Be Sold for Parts?
News Analysis | 1/14/2009

The company expects to emerge from bankruptcy, but it's likely to be smaller and could be split up entirely

CES 2009 Report
The Philter | 1/14/2009

Our wrap-up of CES 2009 is live

Need Gear? Call ABN
The Philter | 1/14/2009

A new vendor has emerged: Anybody But Nortel

Tracking Charter
The Bauminator | 1/14/2009

New filing viewed as a precursor to a possible pre-packaged bankruptcy for debt-saddled MSO

Web.alive Stays Alive
Craig's A-List | 1/14/2009

The Nortel news you've been waiting for

Does Thomson Need Help?
EuroBlog | 1/14/2009

French vendor might benefit from bailout funds

Ubiquisys Picks Chips for Next-Gen Femto
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/14/2009

Ubiquisys names Israeli startup Percello as second chip supplier for next-generation WCDMA femtocells

Palm Memory Pre
Jonestown | 1/14/2009

The new Palm could support up to 1 GB in processor memory

Spooky Nortel Anagram
EuroBlog | 1/14/2009

It's not a laughing matter, but...

Battle of the Smartphones
LR Mobile Column | 1/14/2009

Less jaw-jaw, more war-war as Palm rejoins the smartphone fray taking on Apple, Nokia, and RIM

T-Mob Outsources Backhaul
Wireless Bits | 1/14/2009

Nokia Siemens will manage T-Mobile's mobile backhaul networks in Austria

Nortel's Side Effect
Craig's A-List | 1/14/2009

Oh yeah... Bookham

EchoStar, TiVo Play Patent Ping Pong
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/14/2009

The Patent office is re-examining the validity of TiVo's 'Time Warp' patent, giving EchoStar and Dish a glimmer of hope in the DVR case

More Moto Cuts Rumored
Wireless Bits | 1/14/2009

Oh no, Moto!

Nortel Files for Bankruptcy Protection
News Analysis | 1/14/2009

Nortel's share price plummets as it files for Chapter 11 protection from its creditors in Delaware bankruptcy court

Operators Face LTE Deployment Dilemma
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/14/2009

While global support for 4G standard LTE is unprecedented, base station products are diverse, finds a new Heavy Reading report

DT: Telcos to Weather the Storm
News Analysis | 1/14/2009

Deutsche Telekom executive tells investor conference that carriers are well placed to survive the current global storm intact

Comcast: No New Moto Deal
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/14/2009

Comcast denies report that it awarded Moto a deal for up to 100,000 EMTAs, while Thomson says reports of a recall are inaccurate

Testing Positive for THGs
The Philter | 1/13/2009

Here's a sneak peek at our Telco Home Gateway report

NY's Statewide Wireless Network Could Be Kaput
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/13/2009

Gov. David Patterson is reviewing the controversy with vendor M/A-COM

Yahoo Picks a CEO
Contentinople | 1/13/2009

Yahoo finally chose its new CEO – but is she the right pick?

Nortel's Zero Hour?
Craig's A-List | 1/13/2009

A Thursday deadline could tip Nortel's hand

Verizon Plants FiOS in AT&T's Backyard
News Analysis | 1/13/2009

Game On! Verizon will offer FiOS in some AT&T-served neighborhoods by the end of February

Intel Backs OSS Firm
News Analysis | 1/13/2009

Intel stumps up the 'lion's share' of an $11M investment in Tribold, one of the key players in OSS's hot new sector

Supremes Consider Cablevision's RS-DVR
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/13/2009

A copyright debate centering on the MSO's network-based DVR moves a step closer to a date with the US high court

AT&T Talks of Q2 Femto Test
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/13/2009

Says that Q2 trail will encompass 'at least one market'; doesn't comment on a potential wider launch

BT Hires Telco 2.0 Expert
EuroBlog | 1/13/2009

Telco 2.0 proponent joins the BT Design team

Exec-Shifting at Sling
The Bauminator | 1/13/2009

UPDATE: Sling founder confirms the Krikorian brothers are leaving EchoStar

French 4G Spectrum Update
Wireless Bits | 1/13/2009

France will get a fourth mobile operator

Mideast Movers & Shakers
EuroBlog | 1/13/2009

Etisalat, Zain, Orascom are all in expansion mode

Monkey Bidness | 1/12/2009

We got'em!

Limelight Loses Two
Contentinople | 1/12/2009

Limelight has lost two senior-level execs in the past month

CES Photos: Wireless Gadgets
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/12/2009

What we saw on our trawls through the halls in Vegas

Cavium Cuts Salaries
Craig's A-List | 1/12/2009

That's salaries, not people

Sorrento Gets ROADM-Like
News Analysis | 1/12/2009

A new Ethernet card lets the company's GigaMux behave like a small-scale ROADM, sort of

ActiveVideo Meets Its Match
The Bauminator | 1/12/2009

And it's not the crummy economy or a dearth of deployments

India Faces 3G Delay
Wireless Bits | 1/12/2009

India's 3G auction timetable revised again

Portugal 'Gets' FTTH
EuroBlog | 1/12/2009

Portugal 'gets it' in terms of FTTH

CES Photos: WTF?
The Philter | 1/12/2009

I saw a lot. Understood very little

DCAS Can Wait
The Bauminator | 1/12/2009

Long live the CableCARD... and Cisco and Motorola's set-top security margins

CES Photos: Mobile Video, Moving Pictures
Slide Shows | 1/12/2009

Video on the go requires some high-powered handsets and a finely tuned network. Or a car with a huge trunk

CES Photos: TV 2010
Slide Shows | 1/12/2009

What will TV look like in the next year?

Chinese MSO Does IPTV With Microsoft
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/12/2009

Microsoft's Mediaroom IPTV platform has been deployed by Chinese cable operator Guangzhou Digital Media Group

Social TV
The Philter | 1/11/2009

Social networking makes live TV even more lively

CES Photos: Casually Seeking Android
Slide Shows | 1/11/2009

In Las Vegas, an Android-hunt

Cable's 'Dream Set-Top'
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/11/2009

Time Warner Cable exec outlines features with which sophisticated tru2way retail boxes will whet consumer appetites

CES Photos: Huawei Exposé
Slide Shows | 1/10/2009

Having a little fun with photos

Tru2way: Remote Chances
The Bauminator | 1/10/2009

CableLabs is considering HDMI-CEC as an official extension to tru2way

Saving Pay TV
The Philter | 1/10/2009

Video on-demand demands a second look as a pay TV replacement

FCC's Martin Harps on Tru2way
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/10/2009

FCC Chairman says cable's platform for interoperable retail set-tops and digital TVs is 'closed' and hinders product innovation

CES: Food Fight
Jonestown | 1/9/2009

The gnawing concern of every hapless hack here in Vegas

DECE Falls Behind
Contentinople | 1/9/2009

The Digital Entertainment Content Ecosystem makes slow progress on its standards-based digital rights framework

CES: Intel – We 'Still Believe in WiMax'
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/9/2009

Shock! Horror! (OK, not really.) Intel stands four-square behind WiMax at Vegas consumer show

Upchuck TV?
The Bauminator | 1/9/2009

Some say long, persistent viewing of video in three dimensions made them feel a wee bit woozy

Thomson Tees Up Tru2way Box
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/9/2009

Firm has quietly developed an HD box based on the CableLabs platform, and expects to introduce a DVR version sometime in 2010

CES: AT&T's Femtos in the Fall?
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/9/2009

Latest word is that AT&T could be eyeing the fall for its first commercial launch of femtocells in the US

CES Wireless & Cable Buzz
The Philter | 1/9/2009

Android sightings and a some tru2way cooling off

Brits Go Squirrely
Monkey Bidness | 1/9/2009

And you thought their cuisine couldn't get worse?

CES: 2Wire Brings Apps Home
News Analysis | 1/9/2009

Modular home gateway targets what 2Wire says is a growing carrier interest in getting a cut of the network applications business

Pay TV's Enemies
The Philter | 1/9/2009

Video on-demand demands a second look as a pay TV replacement

Digeo HD-DVR Enters Retail Waters
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/9/2009

Paul Allen-backed firm resets retail strategy with a $799 HD-DVR that has a 500-Gbyte hard drive and 1080p resolution capabilities

LR Poll: Capex to Crash in '09
News Analysis | 1/9/2009

Latest poll results show LR's readers expecting a significant reduction in global carrier capital expenditure in 2009

The $3B Telecom Park
EuroBlog | 1/9/2009

Tunisia is set to house a $3 billion telecom park

Nortel M&A Rumor Update
EuroBlog | 1/9/2009

The latest speculation involves Radware

More CES Fun
Contentinople | 1/8/2009

Devices unveiled at CES bridge the gap between Internet and TV

LTE Base Station Strategies
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 1/8/2009

Examining the product strategies of the big four RAN equipment vendors as they scramble to bring LTE base stations to market

CES: No Photos Please, We're Huawei
Jonestown | 1/8/2009

Irony? We've heard of it...

CES: Clearwire Gets a WiFi Ally
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/8/2009

A gizmo is on the way to connect WiFi devices to Clearwire's WiMax network

Shapiro: CE Will Save the World!
The Bauminator | 1/8/2009

Or at least do its part to pull everyone out of this crappy economy

CES 2009: Twitter Feed
The Philter | 1/8/2009

Come! Be my follower, sayeth the journalist

Sony Keynote: Tru2way Denied
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/8/2009

A marathon keynote went heavy on over-the-top content strategies and completely ignored tru2way

CES: Oh Snap! Qualcomm Does Android
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/8/2009

The big Q shows off the Google mobile operating system running on its Snapdragon chipset here at CES

CES: 'Allo Nova
Jonestown | 1/8/2009

We're waiting for the new Palm to hit here at the show

CES Photos: Microsoft Madness
Slide Shows | 1/8/2009

10 photos from last evening's opening keynote at the 2009 International CES

TV Anytime
The Philter | 1/8/2009

Microsoft and others are warming to the idea that the network should be your DVR

Brazilian Wideband
The Bauminator | 1/8/2009

Competition, once again, spurs an MSO into action with Docsis 3.0

Fessing Up in India
EuroBlog | 1/8/2009

It's been dubbed 'India's Enron'

Google Disses Juniper
Craig's A-List | 1/8/2009

Supposedly, Google wants a router of its own

TWC Whacked With $15B in Charges
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/8/2009

Shares dip after MSO says impairment charges largely tied to cable franchise rights will result in a 2008 loss

Nokia's Bitter Pill
Jonestown | 1/8/2009

The Nokia 810 WiMax Tablet is dead, but was it ever really alive?

Comcast, Panny Polishing Portable DVR
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/8/2009

Hi-def capabilities will likely be among the new features to grace the final product, which was unveiled at the '08 gadgetfest

Microsoft's Promise: TV Anytime You Want It
News Analysis | 1/8/2009

With a new IPTV feature and more Xbox enhancements, anytime is prime time for consumer access to video entertainment

CES Begins
Contentinople | 1/7/2009

Contentinople has the straight poop on a flood of new products from the CES pool

Cisco Goes Consumer
Craig's A-List | 1/7/2009

It's not in the device market... yet

Huawei Predicts 29% Growth in 2009
News Analysis | 1/7/2009

As other major vendors prepare to shrink in 2009, Huawei sees its business growing by a recession-busting 29%

CES: I'm Not Ralph
Jonestown | 1/7/2009

Really, I'm not

T-Mobile Grabs RIM's Skinny New Curve
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/7/2009

But the new Curve can't use T-Mobile's expanding 3G network

Blockbuster: Ready to Tango With Telcos?
TelcoTV Thoughts | 1/7/2009

Retailer says it could use a partner in digital delivery

AlcaLu Severs Rotten Ties
EuroBlog | 1/7/2009

Is the vendor ridding itself of some potential bad apples?

'Tis the Season for Sharing?
Wireless Bits | 1/7/2009

UK operators say reports of deeper network sharing are 'speculative'

Dzuban's the Man
The Bauminator | 1/7/2009

Cable vet set to take the helm of the industry's standards-setting body

First Look: Evolution's CableCARD
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/7/2009

Evolution Broadband offers a sneak peak at its new CableCARD, a security module that'll match up with a new line of tru2way set-tops

Cisco Blitzes Consumer, Entertainment Markets
News Analysis | 1/7/2009

Cisco's consumer push starts with new digital media hubs and wireless home audio products

Verizon Targets CDN Partners
News Analysis | 1/7/2009

Verizon is courting content delivery networks with the possibility of a more direct connection to its broadband customers

China Awards 3G Licenses
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/7/2009

At last! Government agency MIIT hands out 3G licenses to China Mobile, China Telecom, and China Unicom

Pre-CES Madness
Contentinople | 1/6/2009

News abounds today, on subjects from Sling Media to Macworld

Infinera Sweeps MSOs, Looks Abroad
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/6/2009

Optical vendor says it has the top five US MSOs as customers and is targeting expansion in Europe and Asia as its client base grows

Comcast Goes 'Protocol Agnostic' Everywhere
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/6/2009

MSO makes good on its pledge to deploy a new bandwidth management system by the end of '08 that doesn't discriminate against P2P apps

Femtos Flesh Out Standards
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/6/2009

Femtocells reached a milestone with the approval of the first standards for the UMTS flavor of the mini base stations

Broadstripe Turns to Chapter 11
The Bauminator | 1/6/2009

Small MSO is confident it can restructure debt and emerge from bankruptcy later this year

Force10, Turin Play Convergence Card
News Analysis | 1/6/2009

New buddies say their planned merger is a bet on increased convergence of data centers and service provider networks

Moto Opens IPTV 'Storefront'
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/6/2009

Mediaroom-based 'Storefront' service allows IPTV service providers to manage and sell multimedia bundles across three screens

Analyst: Clearwire Will Launch Nine in '09
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/6/2009

Citing a 'new model' for Clearwire, ThinkEquity believes the company will launch nine new WiMax markets this year

Picture This: Moto's Femto Frame
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/6/2009

Motorola has built a femtocell in a picture frame and plans to show it off for CES

Netflix News
Contentinople | 1/5/2009

Netflix nabs LG's HDTV, but gets competition on Roku

Holiday Rovery
Monkey Bidness | 1/5/2009

My Pet Goat was just the beginning

Clearwire Cloudy on Chicago
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/5/2009

Despite reports over the new year, it is still not clear exactly when Clearwire will launch in the Windy City

Raw Text
Jonestown | 1/5/2009

Say it with SMS

Ziggo Preps Docsis 3.0 Launch
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/5/2009

Dutch MSO places 'large initial order' for wideband gear from Arris as it braces for fiber-fed competition from incumbent telco KPN UPDATED 1/6 3:35 PM

Force10, Turin to Merge
News Analysis | 1/5/2009

Ethernet equipment vendors seek safety in numbers with a merger that will see Turin's CEO Henry Wasik take the helm at the 'new' Force10

Vitesse Catches Up
Craig's A-List | 1/2/2009

Leaving 2008 with a bang, and a profit

Nistica's Early Xmas
Craig's A-List | 1/2/2009

Written well after Xmas, but you can ignore that

The Russian Criswell
Monkey Bidness | 1/2/2009

Future events such as these will affect you in the future

Moto Speeds Up Layoffs
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/2/2009

Motorola accelerates the distribution of pink slips as part of overall plan to save $800 million in 2009

US Tops Broadband Revenues Chart
News Analysis | 1/2/2009

New Pyramid Research report puts US atop global fixed broadband revenues chart, even though China has the most connections

The Xbox X-Factor
The Philter | 1/2/2009

Microsoft can leapfrog Cisco and Apple with a strong move to embrace media adapters

China Gets 3G Green Light
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/2/2009

Positive start to the new year for Chinese players as country's State Council gives the go-ahead for the award of 3G licenses

BBT Notches First Install
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/2/2009

Cable Nebraska gives BBT's 'downloadable' conditional access system and MPEG-4-based video platform a shot

IndiaWatch: 3G Delayed, 2G Adds 10M
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/2/2009

As India delays its 3G auction by a few weeks, figures for November show another 10 million-plus increase in 2G mobile lines

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