& cplSiteName &
News & Views
Content posted in July 2002
<<   <   Page 3 / 4   >   >>
Sprint RFP Raises Hopes
News Analysis  | 
7/15/2002  |  24 comments
The incumbent's scouting core multiservice switches, sources say. Is this really good news? and for whom?
Juniper's Numbers: Mystery Solved?
News Analysis  | 
7/15/2002  |  2 comments
The fuss over Juniper's 2Q numbers today may have a simple explanation
Bonn Says Ron's Gone
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
7/15/2002  |  Post a comment
Big Ron plans his Sommer vacation as the German government names its preferred successor for the Telekom CEO chair
A Regulator's Ball?
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
7/15/2002  |  Post a comment
We suspect there is one big reason why rumors about Microsoft acquiring Ericsson will come to naught
KDDI Tries HDTV Over WLAN
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
7/15/2002  |  Post a comment
For a company unconvinced by the potential of WLAN technology, KDDI sure is spending a lot of time and energy on it
Intel Preps WLAN Blast
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
7/12/2002  |  Post a comment
Intel VP sees WLAN as the new Ethernet and displays a strange fixation on hockey sticks, in this interview from London
SpectraSwitch Takes a Holiday
News Analysis  | 
7/12/2002  |  8 comments
Or rather, it's told its employees to take an indefinite vacation while it tries to raise a third round
Flarion Gets Flashy for the FCC
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
7/12/2002  |  Post a comment
A road trip to DC with fizzy pop, chips, and some base stations
Mahi and White Rock: Just Good Friends
News Analysis  | 
7/12/2002  |  27 comments
Companies have met on technology solutions, but both dismiss merger rumors
Intel Capital 'Ahead $2B'
News Analysis  | 
7/12/2002  |  3 comments
Intel's VC arm has made a honking big profit from investing in communications startups
Operators Feel Pain in Spain
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
7/12/2002  |  Post a comment
Regulator hits Telefonica Moviles and Vodafone where it hurts with interconnection rate cut
Juniper Numbers Raise Questions
News Analysis  | 
7/12/2002  |  25 comments
Analysts suspect some (legal) shenanigans in the accounts may be disguising some of Unisphere's revenues
Wakey Wakey, Microsoft!
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
7/11/2002  |  1 comment
Its entry into the hot mobile management software market is going to be lackluster and late
Fresh Money for New Materials
News Analysis  | 
7/11/2002  |  5 comments
Continuum and Optimer have raised respectable funding for building components with ceramics or polymers
Finnish 3G License for Sale
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
7/11/2002  |  Post a comment
Merger of Telia and Sonera leaves a UMTS license up for grabs -- if anyone wants it
Free Free Space Optics?
News Analysis  | 
7/11/2002  |  21 comments
Could home-made lasers be on the horizon? Yes, if a hoaxy-sounding post on Slashdot is to be believed
The Face of the New Juniper
News Analysis  | 
7/11/2002  |  12 comments
Juniper is expected to announce headcount reductions and product cancellations on its 2Q02 earnings call tonight
Redback Regroups With Narrower Loss
News Analysis  | 
7/11/2002  |  3 comments
Redback's revenues and losses remain lean, as it leans on Nokia for sales
More Startup Setbacks in Texas
News Analysis  | 
7/10/2002  |  329 comments
Xalted files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, while White Rock Networks cuts staff UPDATED 07/11 6PM
Alcatel Junked
News Analysis  | 
7/10/2002  |  35 comments
Things look beret bleak for Alcatel as it becomes latest telecom company to have its debt downgraded to junk status
No Heat Yet for FOMA
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
7/10/2002  |  Post a comment
DoCoMo executive tells Unstrung it will be one to two years before its 3G service properly takes off
UK Components Foundry for Sale
News Analysis  | 
7/10/2002  |  12 comments
OMD, an optical foundry, has gone into the UK equivalent of Chapter 11
DoCoMo's Hush-Hush Talks
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
7/10/2002  |  Post a comment
Japanese giant chews the fat with fellow Asia/Pac leviathans -- but, we cry, about what exactly?
For Lucent, the Only Way Is Up
News Analysis  | 
7/10/2002  |  28 comments
Lucent shares have climbed nearly 40 percent in the past few days with no real catalyst
Good News for CLECs?
News Analysis  | 
7/10/2002  |  17 comments
The FCC has asked an Appeals Court to reverse an unbundling decision that favors RBOCs
WorldCom Poll: Lock 'em Up!
News Analysis  | 
7/10/2002  |  11 comments
100 percent of respondents to a Light Reading poll say guilty WorldCom execs should be jailed (for a long time)
Dictionary Corner: Review
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
7/10/2002  |  Post a comment
Unstrung turns to the lexicon in a bid to comprehend Virgin Mobile announcement
AT&T/VoiceStream Rumors Rife
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
7/10/2002  |  1 comment
A published report suggests that AT&T and VoiceStream are in preliminary merger talks, but who's doing the driving?
Vodafone Hovers Over SFR
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
7/9/2002  |  Post a comment
Gent & Co. are waiting for the new grand fromage at Vivendi to settle on a plan of action before bidding for a bigger Gallic stake
Pluris Shutdown Confirmed
News Analysis  | 
7/9/2002  |  46 comments
Financing troubles and a grim market kill another core router maker
Tough Times for Tunable Lasers
News Analysis  | 
7/9/2002  |  7 comments
The market for tunable lasers is taking a long time to develop. So long, in fact, that some analysts are dropping out of it
Qwest Drafts Former Sorrento COO
News Analysis  | 
7/9/2002  |  5 comments
Oren Shaffer, who briefly served as Sorrento's president and COO, is the new CFO at Qwest
Ciena's Optical Switch Fiesta
News Analysis  | 
7/9/2002  |  17 comments
Ciena lands a deal with Telefonos de Mexico, the AT&T of Mexico; experts say foreign deals are now key for the firm
Danes Catch Europe's WLAN Bug
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
7/9/2002  |  Post a comment
Danish operator TDC is latest Euro carrier to go ape for 802.11b
The Big Problem
Column  | 
7/9/2002  |  216 comments
The Big Problem – R. Scott Raynovich
Palm & Handspring: Will They, Won't They?
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
7/9/2002  |  Post a comment
Sources say handheld rivals are resisting a potential merger, but the market may force them to look again
WorldCom's Grubby Secrets
News Analysis  | 
7/9/2002  |  37 comments
Salomon analyst explains how he rated the stock from the company's boardroom, as WorldCom execs plead the Fifth
Sources: Pluris Closes Shop
News Analysis  | 
7/8/2002  |  100 comments
Core router maker shuts down after four years in business and more than $200 million in investment, sources say
Yipes Reborn – Amid Accusations
News Analysis  | 
7/8/2002  |  9 comments
Some investors pushed Yipes into bankruptcy in order to snatch more for themselves, charges former exec
Microsoft Makes 802.11b Move
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
7/8/2002  |  2 comments
Redmond opts to build its own Windows wireless network kit, posing a threat to Cisco, Intel, et alia
Game On for Euro Carriers
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
7/8/2002  |  4 comments
Mobile operators need to invest in billing systems and treat content creators better if they want to make money, report says
Buffett Boosts Level 3
News Analysis  | 
7/8/2002  |  14 comments
Level 3 raises $500 million via investments from Warren Buffett and others UPDATED 5:45PM
Light Reading Targeted in T-Shirt Theft
News Analysis  | 
7/8/2002  |  29 comments
A box of Light Reading T-shirts has been stolen from Light Reading's Chicago sales office
Native Secures Its Survival
News Analysis  | 
7/8/2002  |  13 comments
The startup clinches a monster OEM deal, probably with Alcatel, for its Ethernet-over-Sonet boxes UPDATED 4:30PM
DoCoMo Snaps Back
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
7/8/2002  |  Post a comment
NTT's mobile behemoth regains new subscriber crown and seems to be adding cameras to anything it can lay its hands on
More M&A Misery
News Analysis  | 
7/8/2002  |  2 comments
Buyouts remain the prime way to liquidity for venture-backed startups, but the opportunity is shrinking
WoZ Watch
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
7/5/2002  |  1 comment
Where are the fruits of Wozniak's wireless endavour?
WorldCom: What's Next?
News Analysis  | 
7/5/2002  |  9 comments
Chapter 11 is almost a sure thing. Bondholders hope for a fast, clean process, but it's likely to get messy
Europe's ARPU Dilemma
LR Mobile Column  | 
7/5/2002  |  Post a comment
Focus on your bottom line, not future ARPU - Ray Le Maistre
Cisco Wins Swiss WLAN Deal
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
7/5/2002  |  Post a comment
Adds Swisscom Mobile on top of BT deal, set to announce more telco customers for 802.11 kit
<<   <   Page 3 / 4   >   >>


Featured Video
Upcoming Live Events
March 16-18, 2020, Embassy Suites, Denver, Colorado
May 18-20, 2020, Irving Convention Center, Dallas, TX
All Upcoming Live Events