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

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

WiMax All at Sea
EuroBlog | 1/8/2007

Will 802.16 sink or swim?

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

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

Net Video Notes
The Philter | 1/8/2007

Today's most notable Net video nuggets

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

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

Welcome to Camp CES
Jonestown | 1/8/2007

My brush with Gateness

CES: Gates Gripes About Connections
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

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

Hail New VOIP King?
Cable Guy | 1/8/2007

Fuhgeddabout Vonage or Time Warner keeping the VOIP crown much longer

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

Korea Goes Big on FTTH
News Analysis | 1/5/2007

KT plans to hook up 800,000 homes this year, using gear from Dasan and chips from PMC-Sierra

Cat Gets Credit Card
Red Panda | 1/5/2007

Some scammers can be so catty

BigBand's Big Bucks Guys
Cable Guy | 1/5/2007

If you've been wondering how much the top guys at BigBand Networks make, wonder no more

Options Antics
Craig's A-List | 1/5/2007

Broadcom, Marvell rethink the numbers

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.

CACS Crackup: What Happened?
News Analysis | 1/5/2007

Carrier Access shares are off 10% after this week's quarterly profit warning – but can it all be blamed on Cingular?

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

Net Video Notes
The Philter | 1/5/2007

Today's most notable Net video nuggets

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

Cerent, Calix Founder Forms Optical Startup
News Analysis | 1/5/2007

Michael Hatfield has started Cyan Optics, another broadband access-ish sort of startup (we think)

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

2006 Top Ten: Cable Tech Deals
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/4/2007

Moto mojo dominates this look back at the biggest cable tech deals of 2006

JDSU, Symmetricom Snap Up Minnows
News Analysis | 1/4/2007

JDSU finally gets into the wireless network performance market, while Symmetricom buys its way into the hot IPTV test market

MetroPCS Files for IPO
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/4/2007

Second try could be $1.13B charm for the low-cost cellular operator

Warning!
Red Panda | 1/4/2007

Don't try this on your cat either

KRZR Burn
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/4/2007

Motorola's newest phone fails to meet great expectations set by the RAZR

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

Success boils down to three key elements

That Gilder Touch
Craig's A-List | 1/4/2007

LanOptics gets the call

Net Video Notes
The Philter | 1/4/2007

Today's most notable Net video nuggets

Fun FCC Factoids
Cable Guy | 1/4/2007

More interesting tidbits to share from the FCC cable pricing report

The Sky Is Falling
BroadBananas | 1/4/2007

The sky is falling, and it is a common occurrence

Global Telecom Tidbits
Light Ranting | 1/4/2007

Broken cables slow Hong Kong; Carrier Access cracks up

What Price Mobile Broadband?
LR Mobile Column | 1/4/2007

New 3G broadband technologies improve wireless network economics, allowing service providers to offer faster and lower-cost data services.

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

Cisco Buys IronPort
News Analysis | 1/4/2007

Cisco works to blend network security and messaging security in $830 million deal

Corn-Pone Prophecy
Monkey Bidness | 1/4/2007

Thus spake Cletis

2006 Top Ten: Blog Posts
News Analysis | 1/4/2007

Bandwidth, bandwidth, and... panda porn? Welcome to the best posts from Light Reading's blogs in 2006

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

Cable Modem Shipments Hit 7 Million
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/3/2007

Combined worldwide shipments of cable data and voice modems surged to another record high in the third quarter

Bad PR 2006
The Philter | 1/3/2007

Five really bad PR items from '06

Amdocs Continues Spending Spree
News Analysis | 1/3/2007

Forks out $54M to buy out its fellow investors in SigValue, a specialist billing and service creation vendor

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

Garbage-Man Saved
Red Panda | 1/3/2007

Hi-tech goes slumming

Consult Your Physician
Monkey Bidness | 1/3/2007

Ancient cure for explosive rumphius

Pump This
EuroBlog | 1/3/2007

Get pumping, you slobs!

New Hacking Tools Bite Bluetooth
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/3/2007

Researchers have released two Bluetooth hacking tools that let an attacker control a victim's machine

Sonus Leaps on Update
News Analysis | 1/3/2007

VOIP systems vendor's stock jumps 6% after trading update boasts of record orders

Real or Not?
Craig's A-List | 1/3/2007

Plug yourself in to the Neuronet

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

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

AT&T Hits Lowered U-verse Goal
News Analysis | 1/2/2007

Carrier launched service in 11 markets during 2006, shy of the 15 to 20 markets it originally projected

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

Small Cablers Plan Sub-$100 Set-Tops
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/2/2007

Three cable operators are working to license a new set-top that could challenge Cisco and Motorola in smaller markets

Eurobites: New Year, More M&A
News Analysis | 1/2/2007

2007 looks like another year for major activity in Europe, with Portugal a hotbed

Trapeze Swings for IPO in 2007
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

Celebrity Island
Monkey Bidness | 1/2/2007

The Brits are really quite mad

Preparing for the Year of the Pig
BroadBananas | 1/2/2007

Good tidings for the cable industry with Chinese New Year around the corner

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

I’ll bet it wasn’t $60K cell phone

They Came for the Cheese
EuroBlog | 1/2/2007

French UFO sightings are set to go online

Essar Offers $11B for Hutch Buyout
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/2/2007

Essar Teleholdings joins the bidding for the controlling stake in its joint venture mobile operator, Hutchison Essar

Essar Offers $11B for Hutch Buyout
News Analysis | 1/2/2007

Essar Teleholdings joins the bidding for the controlling stake in its joint venture mobile operator, Hutchison Essar

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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