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Alcatel-Lucent: Too Little, Too Late?
News Analysis | 7/27/2012

The vendor's turnaround strategy now includes market, contract and headcount cuts, but is it enough?

Bank, Service Provider Fees Slow Mobile Payments
LR Mobile News Analysis | 7/27/2012

Why are consumers still writing paper checks in the smartphone age? It costs less. And if mobile payments are ever going to take off, the fees need to fall away

Solavei Launches Recruit-Your-Friends Wireless Service
Que Sera Sarah | 7/26/2012

6:30 PM New T-Mobile MVNO offers a wireless plan that gets cheaper, even pays you, the more friends you sign up for it

Pressure's On in Paris
EuroBlog | 7/26/2012

2:35 PM Alcatel-Lucent CEO admits mistakes – will he be allowed to make more?

Sprint LTE: First, We Take Manhattan (Kansas)
LR Mobile News Analysis | 7/26/2012

Sprint continues with street-level scramble to deploy 4G LTE in Georgia, Kansas and Texas clusters by Sept. 3

Sprint Hunkers Down for Network Vision
LR Mobile News Analysis | 7/26/2012

Sprint's loss widens to $1.4B as investment in Network Vision upgrades grows, while unlimited data plans help iPhone sales

IP Remains Alcatel-Lucent's Star Performer
News Analysis | 7/26/2012

Networks group is suffering badly, with only the IP division bucking the trend

Alcatel-Lucent to Cut 5,000 Jobs
News Analysis | 7/26/2012

Economic pressures finally lead to major headcount reduction as new cost-cutting plan is announced

Google Reveals Moto's Patent Price
LR Mobile News Analysis | 7/25/2012

Moto wasn't just a patent play for Google. Its patents are worth less than half of the price it paid. So what happens next?

Lemko Pitches Backhaul-Free LTE
LR Mobile News Analysis | 7/25/2012

Chicago company wants wireless operators to take an IT-centric approach to wireless and virtualize the core. Here's what's holding them back

Apple Misses Wall St's Q3 Expectations
LR Mobile News Analysis | 7/24/2012

New product speculation put a small dent in Apple's Q3 sales, but the company is still raking in a huge profit on mobile devices

Huawei Increases H1 Sales by 4.5%
News Analysis | 7/24/2012

Chinese behemoth keeps on upping its sales but its operating profits take a tumble

Euronews: Cisco Cuts More Jobs
News Analysis | 7/24/2012

More jobs woe, the UK's 4G spectrum crawl and European earnings reports feature in today's regional roundup

Analysts Still Have Doubts About Juniper
News Analysis | 7/23/2012

Tuesday's earnings shouldn't be as dismaying as other companies' have been, but that doesn't mean Juniper is immune to the economy

Service Providers Could Provide More Cellphone Privacy
News Analysis | 7/23/2012

Your cellphone provider makes it easy for cops to track your movements. Here's a list of what law enforcement can get from carriers about your phone, without a warrant

Photos: Cadillac's Connected Ride
Slide Shows | 7/23/2012

GM turns the new Cadillac XTS into a smartphone-like connected machine, and it's eyeing LTE next

SIP Trunking: Move It or Lose IT
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 7/20/2012

The rapid rise of cloud-based services and OTT Internet applications is boosting demand for SIP trunking

Vendors Stumble in the 3G Gap
LR Mobile News Analysis | 7/20/2012

The long wait for the 4G ramp-up is starting to hit the bottom line for infrastructure vendors

Google Keeps Quiet on Plans for Moto
LR Mobile News Analysis | 7/19/2012

The Android maker earned $12.21B in Q2, including $1.25B from Moto Mobility, but is only promising 'changes' for the company

Verizon CFO Is a Tease on iPhone Timing
Jonestown | 7/19/2012

10:45 AM Verizon CFO Fran Shammo fuelled the iPhone rumor mill during the operator's Q2 call

AT&T Joins Verizon in the Shared Data Pool
LR Mobile News Analysis | 7/18/2012

New Mobile Share plans let its customers share data across up to 10 mobile devices

Calix Gets SaaS-y Wth Customer Service
News Analysis | 7/18/2012

Latest Compass offer lets smaller telcos bump up their customer support without major hardware or software investment

Verizon Goes Geek Over SMBs
News Analysis | 7/18/2012

Telecom giant teams with BestBuy's Geek Squad to offer IT Help Desk service to employees of small and medium-sized businesses

AlcaLu Issues Full-Year Profit Warning
News Analysis | 7/17/2012

Vendor's share price drops below €1 as it revises its full-year outlook, saying it won't meet its margin guidance

Sprint's Not Snubbing Baltimore on LTE
Jonestown | 7/16/2012

7:30 PM Sprint hasn't scrapped Baltimore from its LTE plans. But LR Mobile ponders if it is actually worth jumping to LTE yet...

Lumia Loses Luster Despite AT&T Marketing Push
Que Sera Sarah | 7/16/2012

2:40 PM AT&T halves the price of the Lumia 900, which was supposed to have gotten its biggest marketing push

FBI Investigates ZTE
AsiaBlog | 7/13/2012

5:20 AM The feds get on ZTE's case over alleged shipments to Iran

Verizon Spectrum Debate Escalates
LR Cable News Analysis | 7/11/2012

Also: Mobile devices take over, and Poland and Norway prep cable-operator sales

Is Telecom Growing at 10%?
News Analysis | 7/9/2012

Gartner says the telecom equipment market is growing by more than 10% – try telling that to Acme Packet

Operator-Backed Firefox OS Gives HTML5 a Boost
LR Mobile News Analysis | 7/2/2012

Sprint, Deutsche Telekom and others stake a claim in the mobile OS wars by supporting Firefox's mobile browser on Qualcomm smartphones

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