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AlcaLu, Bharti Form Joint Venture
News Analysis | 4/30/2009

AlcaLu and Bharti Airtel form new venture to run the carrier's fixed network, a move that will net the vendor $500M in revenues

Germany's Monster 4G Auction
Wireless Bits | 4/29/2009

10:35 AM It's a lot of spectrum

Last Call
The Philter | 4/28/2009

TV's changed in two years, Charter troubles, and a Tellabs conspiracy theory shopping list

The Mobile Duopoly
Jonestown | 4/28/2009

3:00 PM Can anyone break AT&T and Verizon's stranglehold on the top two slots in the US cellular market?

AlcaLu's $1.7B China Boost
News Analysis | 4/28/2009

Framework agreements for Alcatel-Lucent with China Mobile and China Telecom complete the technology set and raise its market share

Nokia Shrinks Services, Cuts Jobs
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/28/2009

Nokia streamlines its services business, limiting new initiatives and cutting 450 jobs as part of cost reduction program

IBM to Resell Brocade/Foundry Gear
News Analysis | 4/28/2009

Big Blue gets its own line of routers and switches, better known as 'Stuff Foundry Used to Sell'

Ethernet Academy
The Philter | 4/27/2009

3:20 PM A new peer-reviewed Ethernet site has launched, and we'll all be smarter for it

Wireless Pumps Up Verizon in Q1
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/27/2009

Verizon says it's 'weathering the effects of the economy very well' as it posted Q1 results today

Starent Blazes Q1 Trail
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/24/2009

Everything's up for mobile packet core vendor as revenues, profits, full year earnings forecast, and share price all head north

WiMax Subbing for DSL in Vietnam
News Analysis | 4/24/2009

Vietnam's ISPs are set to join the growing number of emerging-market service providers deploying WiMax as a DSL alternative

Last Call
The Philter | 4/23/2009

6:20 PM Verizon's making waffles, OKC is the place not to be, and we correct Zhone's controversial chart

Is the iPhone Becoming AT&T's RAZR?
Jonestown | 4/23/2009

3:25 PM Sometimes it seems AT&T could be putting all its smartphones into one basket

Europe Feels Ethernet Heat
EuroBlog | 4/23/2009

2:20 PM Temperature is rising as Ethernet Expo Europe approaches

Navigating the App Store
Jonestown | 4/22/2009

5:30 PM Apple has a massive lead over Google and RIM in applications numbers, but how can these stores be done better?

T-Mobile Preps UK Revamp
Wireless Bits | 4/22/2009

5:00 PM New management at T-Mobile ignites M&A speculation

AT&T: Another Bumper iPhone Quarter
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/22/2009

AT&T posts profit drop, but the iPhone is still keeping wireless strong for the largest GSM operator in the US

Open Sesame
AsiaBlog | 4/22/2009

12:10 PM Could a magic partnership kickstart m-commerce in China?

Server Glitch Crashes T-Mobile Network
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/22/2009

A software problem in NSN subscriber database servers shut down T-Mobile's network yesterday leaving 40M German customers without service

Ciena Thinks Beyond PBB-TE
News Analysis | 4/20/2009

A set of new Ethernet offerings includes a 10GE customer premises box and an MPLS option for Ciena's aggregation box

Verizon Unveils LTE Open Device Specs
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/17/2009

Verizon supports LTE release 8 and FDD dual-channel in its first specs release for the proto-4G technology

Updating the iPhone
Jonestown | 4/17/2009

3:10 PM How will Apple refresh the iPhone before we get to LTE or WiMax?

Nokia's Cellphone Hope
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/16/2009

Despite a 90 percent profit drop, Nokia cheers investors with suggestion that cellphone market is finally stabilizing

NCTA, Free Press Bicker Over Metering
The Bauminator | 4/16/2009

10:50 AM NCTA chief brands petition calling for congressional action into TWC's Internet meter trials a 'publicity stunt'

Tech Mahindra Secures Satyam Deal
News Analysis | 4/16/2009

CLB approval of Tech Mahindra's bid for fraud-hit Satyam brings sorry saga to close

LTE Femtos in the Slow Lane
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/14/2009

Home base stations: where 3G really may be good enough

Swedish Operators Join Forces in LTE Race
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/14/2009

Swedish 4G market heats up as Tele 2 and Telenor Sweden announce network sharing deal for GSM and LTE networks

Verizon to Complete LTE Network by 2014?
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/13/2009

Wireless VP's comments suggest that Verizon could deploy an LTE network nationwide within a few years

VZW: Foraging for 4G Apps
UNTV Interviews | 4/10/2009

Verizon Wireless executive Roger Gurnani discusses the carrier's plan to encourage 4G application and device development

AT&T, TWC Fit Beaumont for Caps
LR Cable News Analysis | 4/9/2009

Texas town's other big service provider, AT&T, is offering more generous caps on its Internet-metering trial

After Verizon, What's Starent's Next Move?
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/9/2009

As Starent deals with the impact of its LTE gig at Verizon, the packet core player inks an OEM deal with convergence startup Mavenir

Force10's Feldman Sails to SeaMicro
News Analysis | 4/9/2009

The former marketing exec is at the helm of a startup tackling questions of power in the data center

Verizon Quiet on Alltel Asset Sale
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/8/2009

Verizon stays mum on reports of bids from PE firms and rival carriers for $3B in assets it has to divest as part of the Alltel deal

Recession Spoils Mobile Fun
Wireless Bits | 4/7/2009

5:10 PM Analyst halves forecast for mobile entertainment revenues – maybe widgets can help

A Future in Noise
LR Mobile Column | 4/7/2009

What Skype, 4G, and voice-over-IP might mean for mobile chatter in the future

Femto Standard Clears Final Hurdle
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/7/2009

The first femtocell standard for UMTS is now complete with the addition of management, provisioning, and security specs

Corporate Blog Bog
The Philter | 4/6/2009

2:40 PM Tellabs could be inspiring The New Life

Telco TV's Backhaul Bottleneck
LRTV Interviews | 4/6/2009

Service providers will need DPI and other techniques to handle video traffic in the metro network

CTIA 2009: Samsung Plots 3 Androids
Jonestown | 4/3/2009

4:50 PM -- Major phone vendor confirms Android phones for Sprint and T-Mobile

Skype Ist Verboten!
Wireless Bits | 4/3/2009

9:50 AM T-Mobile Deutschland doesn't like the iPhone + Skype combo

CTIA 2009: Ericsson Shows Off LTE Prototypes
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/3/2009

Ericsson puts its big 'Berta' LTE prototype terminal, an LTE home router, and its RBS 6000 basestation on show in Las Vegas

Heavy Reading's Graham Finnie: Policy Matters
LRTV Interviews | 4/2/2009

Graham Finnie defines policy management and describes the controversy surrounding where in the network it should go

Belgacom Set for IPTV Overhaul
News Analysis | 4/2/2009

Sources say Belgacom, which has built a successful TV-over-broadband business, needs a new IPTV platform, with Microsoft in pole position

CTIA 2009: Clearwire's Silicon Valley Sandbox
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/2/2009

Clearwire is building a free WiMax network for developers in America's tech heartland with a little help from Cisco, Google, and Intel -- UPDATED 4:05 PM

CTIA 2009: Verizon LTE Goin' Steady
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/1/2009

Carrier doesn't add much detail to what it said in Barcelona, but does explain how to achieve 400% wireless penetration

CTIA 2009: Verizon Wants Fewer OSes
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/1/2009

But it isn't yet saying which ones should come out on top

CTIA 2009: Verizon's CDMA-to-LTE Helper
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/1/2009

AlcaLu will help Verizon integrate its proto-4G and 3G networks while Ericsson is expected to take a more 'greenfield' approach to LTE, analysts say

The Philter | 4/1/2009

NOON Twitter updates from another big show

Juniper Routers Gain Video Powers
LR Cable News Analysis | 4/1/2009

A partnership with Triveni yields a video-monitoring application for the M and MX router lines

AlcaLu Mines IP Smarts for LTE Core
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/1/2009

AlcaLu unveils its own Evolved Packet Core for mobile broadband and the 7750 router is the key ingredient

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