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Gigabites: NC Cities Issue New Gig RFP
News Analysis  | 
10/30/2015  |  1 comment
Gigabit fever is spreading in North Carolina.
UK Needs O2/3 to Challenge BT/EE – Analyst
News Analysis  | 
10/30/2015  |  1 comment
Competition authorities should let 3 acquire O2 now they have approved BT's takeover of EE, according to one leading industry analyst.
Charter Keeps Chooglin' Along in Q3
News Analysis  | 
10/30/2015  |  3 comments
Charter reports stronger metrics nearly across the board in the third quarter as it awaits regulatory approval of its two big MSO deals.
Life on the Edge: A Competitive Cornucopia
News Analysis  | 
10/30/2015  |  Post a comment
Business models of all types are springing up at the network's edge as data center interconnectivity becomes a driving force.
TWC Steps Toward All-IP TV
News Analysis  | 
10/29/2015  |  5 comments
Time Warner Cable is trialing an IP video service in New York City that is expected to eventually replace its traditional cable product.
Arris Needs Pace to Help Recoup Telco Losses
News Analysis  | 
10/29/2015  |  2 comments
Slumping telco sales continue to hurt Arris earnings.
BT May Offer Sports on EE Devices – CEO
News Analysis  | 
10/29/2015  |  1 comment
Flagging its best TV performance ever, BT is examining opportunities to provide sports content to EE customers once its just-approved takeover goes through.
Rovi Drops Fan TV Set-Top
News Analysis  | 
10/29/2015  |  1 comment
The company reportedly exits the hardware business, and separately reports Q3 results that featured a pair of body blows to its revenue.
Cisco Buys OTT Video Specialist 1 Mainstream
News Analysis  | 
10/28/2015  |  Post a comment
Cisco has scooped up 1 Mainstream to help media and service provider companies get their online video back to the main-screen TV.
Eurobites: BT-EE Deal Clears Another Hurdle
News Analysis  | 
10/28/2015  |  Post a comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Ericsson completes Envivio acquisition; Numericable-SFR sees revenues slip in Q3; Deutsche Telekom and Huawei get friendly on IoT, cloud.
Comcast Confirms It Will Activate MVNO Deal
News Analysis  | 
10/27/2015  |  3 comments
Comcast said it will start testing its MVNO options during a quarterly earnings report that was also marked by slowing video subscriber losses and continued momentum behind the X1 video platform.
Welcome to the Smart Home Shopping Network
News Analysis  | 
10/27/2015  |  5 comments
Smart companies are trying to curate the smart home experience.
Sorting Out Cable's Gigabit Strategy
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes  | 
10/26/2015  |  2 comments
Cable operators are exploring how to introduce gigabit services after vendors unveil the first DOCSIS 3.1 modems and related gear at SCTE Cable-Tec Expo.
Cable's Chance to Get Mobile Right
News Analysis  | 
10/26/2015  |  3 comments
Cable companies are buzzing about MVNOs and carrier-grade WiFi.
Gigabites: EPB Signs First 10-Gig Customer
News Analysis  | 
10/23/2015  |  6 comments
Multi-gigabit speeds are in, and Charter has some catching up to do.
Charter Skinnies Down With New TV Bundle
News Analysis  | 
10/23/2015  |  6 comments
Charter has introduced its own skinny TV bundle, but it's awfully hard to find.
Eurobites: TalkTalk Rocked by Cyber Attack
News Analysis  | 
10/23/2015  |  2 comments
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: European Commission commits to competition in telecom; Disney goes OTT in UK; French 700MHz auction under starter's orders.
Winning Ways for WiFi
LRTV Interviews  | 
10/23/2015  |  1 comment
SCTE's Steve Harris discusses how cable operators can optimize and monetize their WiFi networks.
The AT&T Frankenstein Is Doing Fine, Thanks
News Analysis  | 
10/23/2015  |  2 comments
The new AT&T, now an experimental combination of wireline, wireless and satellite operations, had increased revenue in its third quarter, and reported signs indicating that things are only going to get better.
Liberty Global in M&A Talks With CWC
News Analysis  | 
10/22/2015  |  Post a comment
Liberty Global has confirmed it is in talks to acquire Cable & Wireless Communications (CWC), which has operations in the Caribbean and Latin America.
YouTube Red Bundles Video, Music and Games
News Analysis  | 
10/22/2015  |  2 comments
The new YouTube Red service offers ad-free video for ten bucks a month with added access to YouTube Gaming and YouTube Music.
Who Should Buy Sckipio? My Money's on Intel
Shades of Ray  | 
10/22/2015  |  5 comments
The G.fast chip developer is hot property and looks ripe for acquisition – for me this is a 'no brainer' for Intel.
Verizon Tips Comcast Wireless Service
News Analysis  | 
10/22/2015  |  6 comments
Cable operators are eager to get a wireless play. A WiFi-first service backed by an MVNO agreement is something many MSOs have been contemplating.
TiVo Promises Free Set-Top Data in Q1 2016
News Analysis  | 
10/21/2015  |  6 comments
TiVo wants to give its set-top data away for free starting next year.
NBN Looks to G.Fast to Reduce Fiber 'Hassle'
News Analysis  | 
10/21/2015  |  Post a comment
The state-backed Australian wholesale operator has been trialing G.fast and thinks the technology could play a big role in its fiber plans.
G.fast Banter at BBWF
LRTV Interviews  | 
10/21/2015  |  Post a comment
G.fast is the (only?) hot topic at this year's Broadband World Forum.
Speed, Agility, Virtualization – Is This Cable?
News Analysis  | 
10/21/2015  |  Post a comment
SCTE Cable-Tec Expo showed a new side of cable this year.
Eurobites: Sky Profits up 10% in Fiscal Q1
News Analysis  | 
10/21/2015  |  1 comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: EE revenue slips in Q3; Deutsche Telekom pondering Dutch sale; Swisscom brings mobile services to CERN.
Panel Advises FCC Access to Content Contracts
News Analysis  | 
10/21/2015  |  2 comments
Pay-TV providers complain about the cost of content but those costs are held in secret contracts, which should be open to the FCC, panel agrees.
The Three Cs of BBWF
Shades of Ray  | 
10/21/2015  |  Post a comment
That's connectivity, cloud and coffee.
FCC's Sohn: We're Still Fighting for Competition
News Analysis  | 
10/20/2015  |  3 comments
Wheeler aide sees no lame-duck status as agency tackles video market and competitive access issues over the next year.
FCC Probes TWC Programming Assets
News Analysis  | 
10/20/2015  |  Post a comment
In requesting data from Time Warner Cable, the FCC has made it clear that it's interested in the impact of media ownership as part of its review of the proposed merger with Charter.
TWC's Cerbone Explains WiFi Moves
LRTV Interviews  | 
10/20/2015  |  Post a comment
Time Warner Cable's Rob Cerbone spells out the MSO's WiFi strategy.
Level 3 Offers Secure Cellular Internet Access
News Analysis  | 
10/20/2015  |  Post a comment
New offering can be used as backup to landline VPN or as primary connection for distributed sites such as retailers.
Skinny Bundles Sock FiOS Video Revenues
News Analysis  | 
10/20/2015  |  9 comments
Consumers are 'right-sizing' their video bundles, and that's hurting Verizon's FiOS revenue.
Virgin Media Boss Attacks BT/EE Deal
News Analysis  | 
10/20/2015  |  2 comments
The boss of the UK cable operator wants BT and EE stripped of spectrum as a condition of their merger but thinks Openreach should remain a part of the BT Group.
Regulator: Time to Fix Kids' 'Homework Gap'
News Analysis  | 
10/20/2015  |  3 comments
FCC Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel says too many American families don't have broadband access and that's affecting their lives and their kids.
Is Intel Auditioning for the iPhone 7?
Brianiac  | 
10/20/2015  |  2 comments
Intel's Puma 7 cable modem chip demonstrates Intel's manufacturing prowess, which the company apparently hopes will earn it an audition for the iPhone 7.
Arris/Pace Merger Faces Regulator Delays
News Analysis  | 
10/19/2015  |  1 comment
New requests for information by regulators from Arris and Pace threaten to delay their proposed merger.
Eurobites: Nokia Gets Nod From China on AlcaLu Deal
News Analysis  | 
10/19/2015  |  1 comment
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Ericsson in IoT tie-up; Orange shells out for Polish spectrum; Tele Columbus launches share issue.
Looking Back at SCTE Cable-Tec Expo
LRTV Interviews  | 
10/19/2015  |  Post a comment
Light Reading's cable guy picks out the SCTE Cable-Tec Expo highlights.
Chattanooga Vaults to 10-Gig With NG-PON
News Analysis  | 
10/16/2015  |  4 comments
Chattanooga makes 10-Gig the new broadband mile marker.
Charter Acquisition Naysayers Have Their Day
News Analysis  | 
10/15/2015  |  1 comment
Opponents of Charter's proposed merger deals are growing vocal.
Eurobites: Telefónica Fined Over Access Charges
News Analysis  | 
10/15/2015  |  2 comments
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Deezer goes for IPO; Brussels approves Intel/Altera deal; Ericsson spreads mobile coverage in Benin.
Liberty Global to Try WiFi First
News Analysis  | 
10/15/2015  |  Post a comment
Liberty Global EVP Balan Nair said that the company is experimenting with the model and could initiate a commercial service as early as this fall.
Comcast: All-IP Video Target Is Q1
News Analysis  | 
10/14/2015  |  1 comment
Comcast's entire line-up of linear TV and on-demand video will be available in IP in the first quarter of 2016.
Here Come the TV Apps!
News Analysis  | 
10/14/2015  |  5 comments
Comcast has an HTML5 app in the works for making Xfinity TV service available on third-party set-tops and smart TVs.
Satellite Above! Dish Proposes 5G in Space
News Analysis  | 
10/14/2015  |  14 comments
Dish presented the possibility of delivering future 5G wireless services from space at a recent meeting about the forthcoming specification. But this wouldn't be your father's satellite phone!
thePlatform Realigns Under Comcast Wholesale
News Analysis  | 
10/13/2015  |  Post a comment
thePlatform has lost co-CEO Marty Roberts as part of a corporate realignment within parent company Comcast that has thePlatform now reporting up through Comcast Wholesale.
Cable's Four Paths to Gigabit Internet
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes  | 
10/13/2015  |  3 comments
Many cable companies are moving toward gigabit Internet speeds and finding that rolling it out requires some balancing to realize return on investment whilst appeasing customers.
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