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Meshes & Interference
Nearpoints | 2/28/2007

Two more things to worry about

Card Graveyard
Light Ranting | 2/28/2007

The mysteries of the out-of-date Rolodex

Nortel Nears Filing Deadline
News Analysis | 2/28/2007

Has until tomorrow to file its Q4 earnings; one analyst tells investors not to read too much into it

Sprint: Profits Up, Subs Stall
LR Mobile News Analysis | 2/28/2007

As profits rise 32 percent, No. 3 US carrier says subscriber growth should improve in the second half of this year

Palm Action Heats Up
LR Mobile News Analysis | 2/28/2007

Private equity firm and Nokia now said to be the leading potential acquirers of the handheld company

The Thing About 4G
Cutting Loose | 2/27/2007

Time to notch back the hype cycle because 4G won't be here for years

AlcaLu Answers Outsourcing Critics
News Analysis | 2/27/2007

Vendor giant hits out at its detractors as it lands mobile outsourcing deal in Germany

AlcaLu Rules Out French Redundancies
News Analysis | 2/27/2007

As Alcatel-Lucent seeks volunteers for French job cuts and details other European reductions

Vonage Says Verizon Suit Won't Kill It
News Analysis | 2/27/2007

VOIP provider discounts speculation that Verizon's patent suit could bring about its end

Product Roundup: WiFi Strikes Back
LR Mobile News Analysis | 2/26/2007

802.11 à go-go this week with new kit from Aruba, Ruckus, Siemens, and Trapeze

Happy WiMax Valentine
Jonestown | 2/26/2007

Better late than never

BitTorrent P2P Store Goes Live
News Analysis | 2/26/2007

Inventors of the widely used file-sharing tool make nice with Hollywood and launch a legit, P2P-based entertainment store

Ericsson Targets Cable Revenues
LR Cable News Analysis | 2/26/2007

Gaining a foothold in the cable operator market is a crucial part of the bid for Tandberg TV, says Ericsson's CEO

Level 3's CDN Story Rides on Fiber
News Analysis | 2/23/2007

Carrier believes having a CDN and a vast fiber backbone will lead to faster and cheaper distribution for customers

Google Stock Drag
The Philter | 2/23/2007

Analysts defend YouTube's loss to Joost

Microsoft Battles AlcaLu, AT&T
News Analysis | 2/23/2007

Microsoft is embroiled in patent lawsuits with two telecom buddies, Alcatel-Lucent and AT&T, and has been hit with a $1.5B damages bill

Report: VOIM Sounds Better Than PSTN
News Analysis | 2/23/2007

A new Heavy Reading report says voice-over-instant-messaging (VOIM) codecs convey voice far better than those used in PSTN calls

Hutch Telecom Plans Spending Spree
News Analysis | 2/22/2007

Hutchison Telecom plans special dividend and $5B investment in emerging markets following the sale of Hutchison Essar

Cisco, Apple Make Nice
News Analysis | 2/22/2007

But what will their trademark agreement actually mean?

Some Notes on Kyte's Flight
Column | 2/22/2007

Decentral.tv's kyte service could make social networks more social, more networked. Can it make money?

Cisco, Apple Make Nice
LR Mobile News Analysis | 2/22/2007

But what will their trademark agreement actually mean?

Videotron Keeps VOIP Crown
Cable Guy | 2/22/2007

Videotron signed up its 400,000th VOIP subscriber, keeping its Canadian lead

Motorola on Rocky Road
LR Mobile News Analysis | 2/22/2007

Networking giant's CFO says that the first half of 2007 will continue to be 'rocky' for Motorola

Cisco's Charmed by Cable VOIP Growth
LR Cable News Analysis | 2/22/2007

New research numbers show Cisco's softswitch and gateway sales to Time Warner and Comcast spurred it to market leadership in Q4

Mavenir Closes In on $20M
News Analysis | 2/21/2007

Service convergence platform startup needs another round of funding to meet the demands of its early carrier engagements

Cisco Reacts to Reactivity
News Analysis | 2/21/2007

Continuing its march toward application-aware networks, Cisco grabs an XML startup for $135M

BlackBerry Convergence
LR Mobile News Analysis | 2/21/2007

RIM let slip some important tidbits at 3GSM in Barcelona that indicate its roadmap

Major Vendors Scrap Over Outsourcing Deal
News Analysis | 2/21/2007

Alcatel-Lucent, Ericsson, and Nokia shortlisted for E-Plus network outsourcing deal. Analyst says choosing AlcaLu would be madness

Steve Jobs, Meet Jeff Han
The Martin Chronicles | 2/20/2007

Is this where Apple got its 'Multi-Touch' UI idea?

What's Muni Wireless Good For?
Cutting Loose | 2/20/2007

The value of citywide networks may be for future providers, not current users

AT&T Sells Spectrum to Clearwire
LR Mobile News Analysis | 2/20/2007

$300M deal gets upstart operator over 50 wireless broadband licenses in the Southern states

End of a Bland Era
EuroBlog | 2/20/2007

Outgoing BT chairman has been anything but Bland

iPhone Inspires Handset Headhunt
LR Mobile News Analysis | 2/19/2007

Dell's acquisition of top Motorola handset exec may spark a run on mobile talent among computer manufacturers, reckons analyst

Tech Roundup: FMC Fires Up
LR Mobile News Analysis | 2/19/2007

Enterprise FMC is on the agenda in this week's post-3GSM product roundup

What Price a New Logo?
EuroBlog | 2/16/2007

Nokia Siemens Networks responds to colorful suggestions

Palm's in Play
LR Mobile News Analysis | 2/16/2007

Sources say Motorola, Nokia, or a private equity firm could soon buy the ailing gadget maker

Sources: Cisco Eyes TCAM Startup
News Analysis | 2/16/2007

Specialist chip startup Spans Logic is apparently in Cisco's sights, a move that could cause concern for NetLogic and IDT

Tony Li Rejoins Cisco (Again)
News Analysis | 2/16/2007

IP routing guru Tony Li continues his on-off relationship with Cisco's human resources department UPDATED 11:40 AM

AT&T Looking at WiMax for Video
LR Mobile News Analysis | 2/15/2007

AT&T's activities with the WiMax Forum reveal the carrier's interest in a fatter, faster flavor of WiMax

AT&T Boosts Avici's Q4
News Analysis | 2/15/2007

Avici reported strong earnings and announced the creation of a new business unit

Nortel CEO: 3G Can't Cut It
LR Mobile News Analysis | 2/15/2007

Mike Zafirovski says 3G technology (which Nortel no longer promotes) is not up to the demands of wireless broadband

Cisco Converges Defenses
LR Mobile News Analysis | 2/15/2007

New wireless networking architecture aims to unify wired, wireless security features

Mobilkom Austria launches VOIP
LR Mobile News Analysis | 2/14/2007

New mobile VOIP service attempts to beat Skype at its own game

Internap Charges Into CDNs
News Analysis | 2/14/2007

The company comes out swinging in CDNs, saying it has the best service-level agreement in the business

RIM Fires Back With 8800
LR Mobile News Analysis | 2/13/2007

New BlackBerry combines Pearl design, businesslike functionality

Yahoo Moves on Mobile Ads
LR Mobile News Analysis | 2/13/2007

Yahoo lines up global advertisers for its new mobile advertising system

Nokia Siemens Reveals Product Picks
News Analysis | 2/12/2007

The new Nokia Siemens Networks joint venture is off and running

Ericsson Buys Entrisphere
LR Mobile News Analysis | 2/12/2007

Acquisition of its GPON partner, reportedly for $290M, strengthens Ericsson's position in the US FTTH market

What? No iPhone?
EuroBlog | 2/12/2007

What'll be caliente, or not, at 3GSM

Tech Roundup: 3GSM
LR Mobile News Analysis | 2/12/2007

Technology tapas abounds as we lift the lid on this week's special 3GSM product roundup

Adtran Scores at AT&T
News Analysis | 2/12/2007

The access vendor reportedly picks up wins for Ethernet over copper and some IP DSLAM work

Murdoch's Mint
Light Ranting | 2/9/2007

MySpace seems like a cheap deal, now

AlcaLu Makes Product Cuts
LR Mobile News Analysis | 2/9/2007

The 3G base station developed by Alcatel is being replaced by Nortel gear, while there has been some culling in optical, too

AlcaLu Makes Product Cuts
News Analysis | 2/9/2007

The 3G base station developed by Alcatel is being replaced by Nortel gear, while there has been some culling in optical, too

Cisco Gets Social
News Analysis | 2/9/2007

The pending acquisition of Five Across gets Cisco into the social networking game

Volpi Sizes Up Life After Cisco
News Analysis | 2/9/2007

Former Cisco exec Mike Volpi says he's curious about media convergence and that he won't end up competing with Cisco

Friday Funding Roundup
LR Mobile News Analysis | 2/9/2007

Enterprise FMC draws funding, Meraki gets more, and WiMax rakes in the big bucks again

Rollin' on the River
LR Mobile News Analysis | 2/9/2007

Portland muni wireless buildout has gone smoothly, for a change

Alcatel-Lucent Job Cull Hits 12,500
News Analysis | 2/9/2007

Newly formed mega-vendor adds thousands to its original headcount reduction plan as a tough 2007 beckons

Standard 3G Platform Sought
LR Mobile News Analysis | 2/8/2007

Mobile operators and vendors try to reduce costs by developing a common technology base for GSM-based phones

Volpi's Greatest Hits
The Philter | 2/8/2007

The best of Mike Volpi through the eyes of Light Reading

Microsoft Mobilizes Again
LR Mobile News Analysis | 2/8/2007

Redmond updates email, security, and sync features in an evolutionary update to its Windows Mobile OS

Polycom Acquires SpectraLink
LR Mobile News Analysis | 2/7/2007

$220M purchase creates strong mobile VOIP combination

Akamai Shows No Jitter in Q4
News Analysis | 2/7/2007

King of content delivery networks reports big Q4 sales and boosts expectations for 2007; but GAAP earnings fell

Universal Ethernet
BroadBananas | 2/7/2007

Is Ethernet about to conquer the entire universe, proving that the primordial space fabric itself is switched, not routed?

Net Video Drives DWDM Growth
News Analysis | 2/7/2007

Internet video has chewed through the core network bandwidth glut, according to the latest Heavy Reading report

Vodafone Takes MySpace Mobile
LR Mobile News Analysis | 2/7/2007

Vodafone is bringing social networking to the UK mobile market, but charging for the service could hinder uptake, says analyst

Put Your NIC in a Box
Jonestown | 2/6/2007

Why Microsoft has to bring 802.11n to the Xbox and fast

Cisco Continues Its Hot Streak
News Analysis | 2/6/2007

Second-quarter results come in above the mark, and Cisco says it's not slowing down

Acinion Super-Sizes Video Servers
News Analysis | 2/6/2007

Acinion says its servers will soon slash the cost of delivering high-def content over the Internet

Nortel CFO Leaves (Again)
News Analysis | 2/6/2007

And this one wasn't fired

Mobile Comes to the New World
Cutting Loose | 2/6/2007

A few key trends are helping North America catch up to East Asia and Western Europe

The Google Life
Craig's A-List | 2/6/2007

Is the 'best' place to work really best?

Motorola's Euro Q
LR Mobile News Analysis | 2/6/2007

Analysts say No. 2 phone vendor could unveil a new UMTS Q device at 3GSM next week

Bytemobile, Opera in Duet
LR Mobile News Analysis | 2/6/2007

New platform combines Opera Mini with content optimization for Web surfing on mobile phones

Cisco Pitches IPTV to the Hinterlands
News Analysis | 2/5/2007

Cisco and SES Americom prepare a turnkey IPTV solution for small telcos

Proxim Mashes Mesh, WiMax
LR Mobile News Analysis | 2/5/2007

New hybrid device designed to extend reach, power of municipal mesh networks

Tech Roundup: Broadcom & VLSI
LR Mobile News Analysis | 2/5/2007

Broadcom gets small, Cisco plays tag, Verizon takes the Rev. A train, and Radioframe wants in on femtocells

Vonage Adding Enhanced Voice Tricks
News Analysis | 2/2/2007

The consumer VOIP company says it wants to add IP Centrex-like features to its service

Friday Funding Roundup
LR Mobile News Analysis | 2/2/2007

The week in wireless VC

Mayor Cooks His Own Goose
The Martin Chronicles | 2/2/2007

Muni network controversy pales next to the mayor's private scandals

Ericsson: Hungry for PON
LR Mobile News Analysis | 2/2/2007

Ericsson's CEO talks about GPON action, slower than expected growth in mobile infrastructure, and China's 3G licenses

Google's Vanishing Gmail
Jonestown | 2/1/2007

Nice interface, shame about the downloads

MobiTV Preps for U-verse
News Analysis | 2/1/2007

The startup confirms it's working with AT&T to bring the U-verse IPTV service to mobile devices

ECI Revisits Broadband, Shutters Laurel
News Analysis | 2/1/2007

The vendor strikes a major North American partnership but cuts back on the former Laurel Networks

MobiTV Preps for U-verse
LR Mobile News Analysis | 2/1/2007

The startup confirms it's working with AT&T to bring the U-verse IPTV service to mobile devices

BitTorrent Preps February Launch
News Analysis | 2/1/2007

At long last, the P2P poster child nears launch of its online storefront

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