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Telefónica Busts Its 2006 Targets
News Analysis | 1/17/2007

Spanish giant says revenue growth and capex for 2006 will be even higher than expected, driven by broadband and mobile demand

Advanced WiFi in Test Mode
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/17/2007

VeriWave, vendors foresee rapid development of MIMO-based wireless LAN equipment

Poll: Bearish on Telecom Future?
News Analysis | 1/17/2007

Many Light Readers aren't feeling good about the future role of service providers

CES Hosting Talent
The Philter | 1/16/2007

This post is not about Web servers

SpectraLink's Soft Landing
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/16/2007

WiFi phone specialist eyes a dual-mode future

Who Needs a Strategy
Cutting Loose | 1/16/2007

Apparently not the Big Three wireless carriers

Thoughts on Thick
Nearpoints | 1/16/2007

An OS with some junk in the trunk

Nortel on PBT: Today BT, Tomorrow the World!
News Analysis | 1/16/2007

Nortel says there's more PBT business to come, and that it can make Ethernet as easy to manage and operate as legacy DS1 lines

Nortel, Siemens Win PBT Deals at BT
News Analysis | 1/15/2007

BT commits to controversial Ethernet technology PBT (Provider Backbone Transport) by awarding contracts to Nortel and Siemens

Cingular Fades Into Blue
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/12/2007

AT&T to launch massive rebranding effort next week

What's Next for Tropos?
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/11/2007

Early-mover status presents mesh provider Tropos with advantages, challenges as consolidation looms

The iPhone Arriveth
Nearpoints | 1/11/2007

And it's surprisingly business-like

Cingular: The iPhone Price Is Right
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/11/2007

Operator tells Unstrung why the new Apple handset is priced just right

Cisco Files iPhone Suit
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/10/2007

Apple never secured a licensing deal to use the iPhone name, Cisco says UPDATED NOON

Cisco Files iPhone Suit
News Analysis | 1/10/2007

Apple never secured a licensing deal to use the iPhone name, Cisco says UPDATED NOON

No Burritos Allowed
The Martin Chronicles | 1/10/2007

With iPhone, Apple ignores the 'finger-grease factor'

Cisco & Microsoft: IPTV War Ahead?
News Analysis | 1/10/2007

The two are keeping up a united front on IPTV, but Cisco's moves may soon put it at odds with Microsoft TV

iPhone Sticker Shock 'n' Awe
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/10/2007

Apple's iPhone gets about what you would expect: a collection of rave reviews – and some skeptical ones

Wall Street Frets About BellSouth Suppliers
News Analysis | 1/10/2007

With the AT&T/BellSouth merger finally complete, will equipment vendors see a needed rebound?

iPhone Wars
Craig's A-List | 1/10/2007

Cisco gets a piece of Apple's iPhone

iPhone, You Answer
Light Ranting | 1/10/2007

Media saturation around the globe

Meanwhile, Back at the SEC...
The Martin Chronicles | 1/9/2007

While Jobs wows 'em at Macworld, feds continue backdating probe

Apple Makes iPhone Call
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/9/2007

Macworld announcement launches iPod maker into tough cellphone market

The Great iPhone Debate
Cutting Loose | 1/9/2007

When it comes to covering big product announcements, Unstrung prefers not to pile on

Sprint Wobbles Again
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/9/2007

Carrier forecasts flat revenue, increased expenses for '07; shares drop 10 percent

Verizon's Kitchen Phone Dials VOIP
News Analysis | 1/9/2007

VOIP is front and center as Verizon debuts its FiOS-branded WiFi kitchen phone

CES: Dueling Devices
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/9/2007

The Apple phone is reported to be near as vendors duke it out in a tighter and more competitive phone market than ever before

Russian Vendor Plans $500M IPO
News Analysis | 1/9/2007

Sitronics aims to raise more than $500 million from an IPO in London and Moscow to fund growth

Verizon Dresses FiOS for CES Appeal
News Analysis | 1/8/2007

But only FiOS customers with new Moto boxes will get enjoy the new Internet video, gaming, remote DVR programming features

Juniper Revives COO's Office
News Analysis | 1/8/2007

The company has 'created' a COO position for the second time, filling it with Macromedia's former chief

Vonage Now an ISP
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/8/2007

Vonage reaches for new business by piggybacking on EarthLink muni networks to give users WiFi access

InGrid Senses a Broadband Monitoring Craze
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/8/2007

InGrid officials think new broadband and wireless technologies can be used by consumers to watch what's going on at home

Cisco Goes Home
Craig's A-List | 1/8/2007

It's your dream house, Cisco hopes

NFL, Telecom & HDTV
Light Ranting | 1/8/2007

Does John Madden care whether you're watching on FiOS?

WiMax's Bay Window
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/8/2007

Newly signed SF muni deal has a provision for future wireless broadband

Carrier Cutbacks Hit Tellabs
News Analysis | 1/8/2007

Vendor's fourth-quarter suffers from AT&T/BellSouth merger kickback and other thrifty carriers

CES: Gates Gripes About Connections
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/8/2007

IPTV and 'Home Servers', but little mobile, on Microsoft's menu in Vegas, where Bill Gates moans about the lack of true connectivity

Telcos Should Watch Apple's iTV
News Analysis | 1/8/2007

Sharing PC-based digital content sounds great, but Internet TV pioneers say Apple's upcoming iTV device may be a tough sell

SF, EarthLink Agree on Muni Net
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/6/2007

Contract, which doesn't mention Google, still needs Board of Supervisors approval

IMS Applications Anarchy
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 1/5/2007

Resolving issues in the IMS applications layer, which currently has all the clarity of a pool of mud, will be key to seeing real progress on IMS in 2007.

Sprint Picks Nokia for WiMax
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/5/2007

Nokia named as fourth major supplier for high-profile US WiMax network

Motorola Margins 'Collapse'
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/5/2007

Disappointing earnings pre-report heralds tough times for cellphone makers

2006 Top Ten: Big IPTV Moments
News Analysis | 1/5/2007

IPTV made some important progress in 2006. Here are 10 of the most important moments

Broadband Pricing All Over the Map
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/5/2007

Carriers searching for coherent, consistent price plans, says Unstrung Insider

Redback Bows Out With Shortfall
News Analysis | 1/5/2007

Redback is going out with a whimper, as its last full quarter before the Ericsson merger will fall short of expectations

The Three Cs of Convergence
Nearpoints | 1/4/2007

Success boils down to three key elements

Chunghwa Plans FTTH Blowout
News Analysis | 1/4/2007

Taiwan incumbent has a $4B capex budget for the next five years and plans to spend $1.8B of it on FTTH build-outs

Bluetooth Faces Legal Snag
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/3/2007

Research foundation sues manufacturers over alleged patent infringement

Cingular: The Call of the WiFi
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/3/2007

FMC could take priority as Cingular morphs into AT&T

Solid Gets $7.8M Boost
News Analysis | 1/3/2007

A new sprinkling of funding is aimed at boosting the database vendor's partnership with MySQL

WiFi Phones Hit A, G Notes
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/3/2007

Multi-band phones from SpectraLink advance corporate telephony overhaul

Duncan Clark, Chairman, BDA China
LRTV Interviews | 1/3/2007

Duncan Clark, Chairman of BDA China, says that as soon as TD-SCDMA, China's homegrown 3G standard, is ready for primetime, Huawei and ZTE will have a big stake in China's mobile future

SoundBridge to Nowhere
The Martin Chronicles | 1/2/2007

New WiFi Net radio is cool, unless you're an iTunes user

Trapeze Swings for IPO in 2007
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/2/2007

Another enterprise WiFi startup could be considering a public offering this year

Stock Rantings
Light Ranting | 1/2/2007

Telecom ruled in '06. Who knew?

Five Questions for 2007
Cutting Loose | 1/2/2007

Wondering about the major carriers, mobile email, and the Next Big Thing

What Did You Get for Christmas?
Nearpoints | 1/2/2007

I’ll bet it wasn’t $60K cell phone

2006 Top Ten: Stock Gains & Pains
News Analysis | 1/1/2007

Our annual swipe at the top winners and losers among LR-related public companies

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