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Fog Lifting on RFOG
LR Cable News Analysis | 3/31/2008

SCTE launches standards effort for 'RF over Glass,' a new architecture that will enable cable MSOs to deploy FTTP in greenfields

KDDI Goes LTE
Wireless Bits | 3/31/2008

Operator ready to leap to LTE, says report

Chinese 3G
Jonestown | 3/28/2008

Still not a 100% this isn't an April Fools

Level 3 Stays the Course
News Analysis | 3/28/2008

The earnings still don't look pretty, but Level 3 says it is sticking to its original integration plan

AlcaLu Beefs Up Its Routers
News Analysis | 3/27/2008

Like Cisco, AlcaLu is giving its edge routers a long-awaited upgrade - but unlike Cisco it's doing it in the same box as before

Report: P2P Filtering Needs Work
News Analysis | 3/27/2008

A report issued by Internet Evolution says peer-to-peer filtering tools have a long way to go

CTIA & the Invisible Handsets
CTIA News Analysis | 3/27/2008

Microsoft will likely make a big splash at the wireless show in Vegas, but the talk will still be about Apple, Google, and RIM

FCC Chair to Comcast: Set a Date
LR Cable News Analysis | 3/27/2008

Agency Chairman Kevin Martin wants Comcast to commit to when it will end present P2P application management practices

Wiretapping on Tap Next Week?
Raynman | 3/27/2008

The Senate will soon return to weigh in

Idiots for Life
The Philter | 3/27/2008

Charter makes itself and its customers look foolish

Comcast Caves In to P2P Pressure
LR Cable News Analysis | 3/27/2008

MSO agrees to move to a 'protocol agnostic' capacity management system and increase its upstream capacity in some markets

DoCoMo Takes LTE to 250 Mbit/s
LR Mobile News Analysis | 3/26/2008

NTT DoCoMo releases details of first LTE field test and records downlink speed of 250 Mbit/s

WiMax Dumbocracy
Jonestown | 3/26/2008

Is anyone else sick of waiting for this turkey to drop?

Cisco & the Moto Split
The Philter | 3/26/2008

Cisco will pounce if Moto appears mixed up

Clearwire-Sprint Deal to Take Two Years?
Jonestown | 3/26/2008

WiMax could be dead and buried by then...

Cable Rescues US WiMax?
Wireless Bits | 3/26/2008

Report says cable companies are jumping in to save WiMax

Clearleap Hops on $9M 'A' Round
LR Cable News Analysis | 3/25/2008

Former Time Warner Cable CTO takes a minority stake in Atlanta-based startup

Google Lobbies FCC Again
Wireless Bits | 3/25/2008

Now it wants white spaces

Cisco's Blog Disclaimer
Craig's A-List | 3/24/2008

A policy change in the Patent Troll aftermath

AT&T's Big Spend
Jonestown | 3/21/2008

Ma Bell will make a $1.3B down payment for its 700 MHz spectrum soon

Cisco Snared in Patent Blog Suits
News Analysis | 3/21/2008

Defamation cases against the Patent Troll Tracker blog are drawing Cisco into the fray

Just One Thing
Jonestown | 3/21/2008

On open access

Google Lauds 700 MHz as a Consumer 'Victory'
LR Mobile News Analysis | 3/21/2008

The search giant gets its beloved open-access conditions applied to 700 MHz spectrum

Google's 700 Up
Jonestown | 3/20/2008

Or, how to win by losing

Verizon & AT&T Win 700 MHz Sweeps
LR Mobile News Analysis | 3/20/2008

The big guns take the honors in the wireless spectrum auction

Carrier Scorecard: Orange
LR Mobile News Analysis | 3/19/2008

Unstrung grades France Telecom's Orange on its performance in 2007

Verizon Reveals 'Open Access' Details
LR Mobile News Analysis | 3/19/2008

Open access is an 'on-ramp to innovation', according to Verizon CEO Ivan Seidenberg

Nokia: A 700 Mhz Winner?
Jonestown | 3/18/2008

iSuppli suggests phone giant could benefit from 'spectrum land grab'

Facing the Music
BroadBananas | 3/17/2008

Fears about an expansion of Cablevision music and live venue holdings have helped lead to a contracting stock price

Japan to Block P2P
Peer Pressure | 3/17/2008

Japanese ISPs agree to block P2P file sharers

Microsoft Gets Flashed
LR Mobile News Analysis | 3/17/2008

Redmond licenses Adobe's video player as the battle for a de facto mobile standard heats up

Vyatta Trash Talk
Craig's A-List | 3/17/2008

Open source reaches 10-Gig heights

Nortel, Tandberg Team on Telepresence
News Analysis | 3/17/2008

Tandberg is looking to Nortel to provide advanced managed service capabilities to its telepresence services

ECI Intros Carrier Ethernet Portfolio
News Analysis | 3/17/2008

The vendor comes to market with new carrier Ethernet products and tight integration across its line of next-gen networking equipment

iPhone Guitar
Jonestown | 3/17/2008

Touch 'n' twang

Rouanne Takes 4G Role at NSN
LR Mobile News Analysis | 3/17/2008

AlcaLu exec jumps ship to become head of radio access at Nokia Siemens Networks, which is hard at work on its 4G product line

Apple's 'Mazing Mobile Market
Jonestown | 3/14/2008

Getting the IQ on the SDK

Guilty Telcos?
Raynman | 3/14/2008

So says the House of Representatives

Verizon Demos Advanced P2P Software
CTIA News Analysis | 3/14/2008

Verizon is touting an advanced form of file sharing called P4P that can drastically reduce its costs and improve download speeds

AT&T Prepping for GPON
News Analysis | 3/13/2008

Ma Bell is reportedly on schedule to deliver GPON by the end of this year, as promised

Power Struggle at Level 3?
News Analysis | 3/12/2008

Recently departed co-founder Kevin O'Hara was trying to force out CFO Sunit Patel, according to one source

Comcast, Nortel Put 100G to the Test
LR Cable News Analysis | 3/12/2008

Using a prototype Nortel interface, Comcast demos a 100G link, saying the technology could arrive next year

NEC Pins Its IPTV Hopes on IMS
News Analysis | 3/12/2008

Will future IPTV applications rely on IMS? If so, NEC says it's ready

AT&T Bundles Up U-verse
News Analysis | 3/11/2008

The carrier says U-verse's next step might involve creating combinations of features or services

Qualcomm Buys Content Discovery Startup
LR Mobile News Analysis | 3/11/2008

Qualcomm acquires content discovery and recommendation startup Xiam for $32M

GridNetworks Snares Cisco Money
LR Cable News Analysis | 3/11/2008

CDN-assisted P2P video startup adds Cisco to the money party, opening the door to potential set-top and gateway partnerships

Carrier Scorecard: T-Mobile
LR Mobile News Analysis | 3/10/2008

Unstrung grades T-Mobile International on its performance in 2007

Extreme Launches PBT
News Analysis | 3/10/2008

The BlackDiamond line becomes the latest platform to add the controversial Ethernet technology

AlcaLu Tackles Wireless 'Blind Spot'
LR Mobile News Analysis | 3/10/2008

As mobile data volumes ramp up, Alcatel-Lucent product assesses the impact of data applications on wireless access networks

Motorola Loses Ex-Handset Head
LR Mobile News Analysis | 3/7/2008

Ex-mobile device unit boss leaves Motorola

Juniper: What Recession?
Craig's A-List | 3/7/2008

No warning bells yet

iPhone: Enterprises Require More Choice
Jonestown | 3/6/2008

More carriers in its future?

Apple's Corporate Drive
LR Mobile News Analysis | 3/6/2008

Apple unveils the iPhone SDK and links with Microsoft to bring Exchange mobile email to the device

Juniper Joins CPW Gang
EuroBlog | 3/6/2008

Juniper is the latest addition to altnet's NGN

The iPhone Means Business
LR Mobile News Analysis | 3/5/2008

SDK and enterprise updates are likely tomorrow, but a 3G iPhone is still expected to be a summer arrival

Proxy Time, Part II
Raynman | 3/5/2008

The MSFT/YHOO war is back on

ZTE Ousts NSN in Hong Kong
LR Mobile News Analysis | 3/5/2008

Hong Kong's CSL is set to award a 2G and 3G cellular network upgrade contract to ZTE, displacing incumbent supplier Nokia Siemens Networks

Cisco Takes Hold of the Edge
News Analysis | 3/4/2008

The ASR 1000 gives Cisco a new kick beyond the 7200/7600 routers, providing a shot at offering a wider swath of applications

T-Mobile Demos LTE
LR Mobile News Analysis | 3/4/2008

Still mulling its 4G technology choice, T-Mobile gives LTE a shot in a demo at CeBIT

Google's Mobile Gears
Wireless Bits | 3/4/2008

This is not about Android

Cisco's Big Launch
Craig's A-List | 3/4/2008

And a hint about the Cisco 10000

Embarq CEO: Carriers Could Cash In on Content
News Analysis | 3/4/2008

Embarq CEO Tom Gerke sees content opportunities for carriers once the broadband pipes are big enough

Survey: Enterprise Ethernet Services Are Hot
News Analysis | 3/4/2008

Enterprise demand for more robust Ethernet service offerings is on the rise, presenting a big opportunity for carriers

Net Neutrality Solution: Buy Something
LR Cable News Analysis | 3/4/2008

Caching and DPI vendors say they can sell you something to solve the Internet's great capacity crunch

T-Mobile Invests in Femto Firm
LR Mobile News Analysis | 3/3/2008

T-Mobile invests in UK femtocell startup Ubiquisys and announces it is trialing the firm's home base station in Europe

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