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Does Thomson Need Help?
EuroBlog | 1/14/2009

French vendor might benefit from bailout funds

Ubiquisys Picks Chips for Next-Gen Femto
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/14/2009

Ubiquisys names Israeli startup Percello as second chip supplier for next-generation WCDMA femtocells

Palm Memory Pre
Jonestown | 1/14/2009

The new Palm could support up to 1 GB in processor memory

Spooky Nortel Anagram
EuroBlog | 1/14/2009

It's not a laughing matter, but...

Battle of the Smartphones
LR Mobile Column | 1/14/2009

Less jaw-jaw, more war-war as Palm rejoins the smartphone fray taking on Apple, Nokia, and RIM

T-Mob Outsources Backhaul
Wireless Bits | 1/14/2009

Nokia Siemens will manage T-Mobile's mobile backhaul networks in Austria

Nortel's Side Effect
Craig's A-List | 1/14/2009

Oh yeah... Bookham

EchoStar, TiVo Play Patent Ping Pong
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/14/2009

The Patent office is re-examining the validity of TiVo's 'Time Warp' patent, giving EchoStar and Dish a glimmer of hope in the DVR case

More Moto Cuts Rumored
Wireless Bits | 1/14/2009

Oh no, Moto!

Nortel Files for Bankruptcy Protection
News Analysis | 1/14/2009

Nortel's share price plummets as it files for Chapter 11 protection from its creditors in Delaware bankruptcy court

Operators Face LTE Deployment Dilemma
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/14/2009

While global support for 4G standard LTE is unprecedented, base station products are diverse, finds a new Heavy Reading report

DT: Telcos to Weather the Storm
News Analysis | 1/14/2009

Deutsche Telekom executive tells investor conference that carriers are well placed to survive the current global storm intact

Comcast: No New Moto Deal
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/14/2009

Comcast denies report that it awarded Moto a deal for up to 100,000 EMTAs, while Thomson says reports of a recall are inaccurate

Testing Positive for THGs
The Philter | 1/13/2009

Here's a sneak peek at our Telco Home Gateway report

NY's Statewide Wireless Network Could Be Kaput
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/13/2009

Gov. David Patterson is reviewing the controversy with vendor M/A-COM

Yahoo Picks a CEO
Contentinople | 1/13/2009

Yahoo finally chose its new CEO – but is she the right pick?

Nortel's Zero Hour?
Craig's A-List | 1/13/2009

A Thursday deadline could tip Nortel's hand

Verizon Plants FiOS in AT&T's Backyard
News Analysis | 1/13/2009

Game On! Verizon will offer FiOS in some AT&T-served neighborhoods by the end of February

Intel Backs OSS Firm
News Analysis | 1/13/2009

Intel stumps up the 'lion's share' of an $11M investment in Tribold, one of the key players in OSS's hot new sector

Supremes Consider Cablevision's RS-DVR
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/13/2009

A copyright debate centering on the MSO's network-based DVR moves a step closer to a date with the US high court

AT&T Talks of Q2 Femto Test
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/13/2009

Says that Q2 trail will encompass 'at least one market'; doesn't comment on a potential wider launch

BT Hires Telco 2.0 Expert
EuroBlog | 1/13/2009

Telco 2.0 proponent joins the BT Design team

Exec-Shifting at Sling
The Bauminator | 1/13/2009

UPDATE: Sling founder confirms the Krikorian brothers are leaving EchoStar

French 4G Spectrum Update
Wireless Bits | 1/13/2009

France will get a fourth mobile operator

Mideast Movers & Shakers
EuroBlog | 1/13/2009

Etisalat, Zain, Orascom are all in expansion mode

Monkey Bidness | 1/12/2009

We got'em!

Limelight Loses Two
Contentinople | 1/12/2009

Limelight has lost two senior-level execs in the past month

CES Photos: Wireless Gadgets
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/12/2009

What we saw on our trawls through the halls in Vegas

Cavium Cuts Salaries
Craig's A-List | 1/12/2009

That's salaries, not people

Sorrento Gets ROADM-Like
News Analysis | 1/12/2009

A new Ethernet card lets the company's GigaMux behave like a small-scale ROADM, sort of

ActiveVideo Meets Its Match
The Bauminator | 1/12/2009

And it's not the crummy economy or a dearth of deployments

India Faces 3G Delay
Wireless Bits | 1/12/2009

India's 3G auction timetable revised again

Portugal 'Gets' FTTH
EuroBlog | 1/12/2009

Portugal 'gets it' in terms of FTTH

CES Photos: WTF?
The Philter | 1/12/2009

I saw a lot. Understood very little

DCAS Can Wait
The Bauminator | 1/12/2009

Long live the CableCARD... and Cisco and Motorola's set-top security margins

CES Photos: Mobile Video, Moving Pictures
Slide Shows | 1/12/2009

Video on the go requires some high-powered handsets and a finely tuned network. Or a car with a huge trunk

CES Photos: TV 2010
Slide Shows | 1/12/2009

What will TV look like in the next year?

Chinese MSO Does IPTV With Microsoft
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/12/2009

Microsoft's Mediaroom IPTV platform has been deployed by Chinese cable operator Guangzhou Digital Media Group

Social TV
The Philter | 1/11/2009

Social networking makes live TV even more lively

CES Photos: Casually Seeking Android
Slide Shows | 1/11/2009

In Las Vegas, an Android-hunt

Cable's 'Dream Set-Top'
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/11/2009

Time Warner Cable exec outlines features with which sophisticated tru2way retail boxes will whet consumer appetites

CES Photos: Huawei Exposé
Slide Shows | 1/10/2009

Having a little fun with photos

Tru2way: Remote Chances
The Bauminator | 1/10/2009

CableLabs is considering HDMI-CEC as an official extension to tru2way

Saving Pay TV
The Philter | 1/10/2009

Video on-demand demands a second look as a pay TV replacement

FCC's Martin Harps on Tru2way
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/10/2009

FCC Chairman says cable's platform for interoperable retail set-tops and digital TVs is 'closed' and hinders product innovation

CES: Food Fight
Jonestown | 1/9/2009

The gnawing concern of every hapless hack here in Vegas

CES: Intel – We 'Still Believe in WiMax'
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/9/2009

Shock! Horror! (OK, not really.) Intel stands four-square behind WiMax at Vegas consumer show

DECE Falls Behind
Contentinople | 1/9/2009

The Digital Entertainment Content Ecosystem makes slow progress on its standards-based digital rights framework

Upchuck TV?
The Bauminator | 1/9/2009

Some say long, persistent viewing of video in three dimensions made them feel a wee bit woozy

Thomson Tees Up Tru2way Box
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/9/2009

Firm has quietly developed an HD box based on the CableLabs platform, and expects to introduce a DVR version sometime in 2010

CES: AT&T's Femtos in the Fall?
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/9/2009

Latest word is that AT&T could be eyeing the fall for its first commercial launch of femtocells in the US

CES Wireless & Cable Buzz
The Philter | 1/9/2009

Android sightings and a some tru2way cooling off

Brits Go Squirrely
Monkey Bidness | 1/9/2009

And you thought their cuisine couldn't get worse?

CES: 2Wire Brings Apps Home
News Analysis | 1/9/2009

Modular home gateway targets what 2Wire says is a growing carrier interest in getting a cut of the network applications business

Pay TV's Enemies
The Philter | 1/9/2009

Video on-demand demands a second look as a pay TV replacement

Digeo HD-DVR Enters Retail Waters
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/9/2009

Paul Allen-backed firm resets retail strategy with a $799 HD-DVR that has a 500-Gbyte hard drive and 1080p resolution capabilities

LR Poll: Capex to Crash in '09
News Analysis | 1/9/2009

Latest poll results show LR's readers expecting a significant reduction in global carrier capital expenditure in 2009

The $3B Telecom Park
EuroBlog | 1/9/2009

Tunisia is set to house a $3 billion telecom park

Nortel M&A Rumor Update
EuroBlog | 1/9/2009

The latest speculation involves Radware

More CES Fun
Contentinople | 1/8/2009

Devices unveiled at CES bridge the gap between Internet and TV

LTE Base Station Strategies
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 1/8/2009

Examining the product strategies of the big four RAN equipment vendors as they scramble to bring LTE base stations to market

CES: No Photos Please, We're Huawei
Jonestown | 1/8/2009

Irony? We've heard of it...

CES: Clearwire Gets a WiFi Ally
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/8/2009

A gizmo is on the way to connect WiFi devices to Clearwire's WiMax network

Shapiro: CE Will Save the World!
The Bauminator | 1/8/2009

Or at least do its part to pull everyone out of this crappy economy

CES 2009: Twitter Feed
The Philter | 1/8/2009

Come! Be my follower, sayeth the journalist

Sony Keynote: Tru2way Denied
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/8/2009

A marathon keynote went heavy on over-the-top content strategies and completely ignored tru2way

CES: Oh Snap! Qualcomm Does Android
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/8/2009

The big Q shows off the Google mobile operating system running on its Snapdragon chipset here at CES

CES: 'Allo Nova
Jonestown | 1/8/2009

We're waiting for the new Palm to hit here at the show

CES Photos: Microsoft Madness
Slide Shows | 1/8/2009

10 photos from last evening's opening keynote at the 2009 International CES

TV Anytime
The Philter | 1/8/2009

Microsoft and others are warming to the idea that the network should be your DVR

Brazilian Wideband
The Bauminator | 1/8/2009

Competition, once again, spurs an MSO into action with Docsis 3.0

Fessing Up in India
EuroBlog | 1/8/2009

It's been dubbed 'India's Enron'

Google Disses Juniper
Craig's A-List | 1/8/2009

Supposedly, Google wants a router of its own

TWC Whacked With $15B in Charges
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/8/2009

Shares dip after MSO says impairment charges largely tied to cable franchise rights will result in a 2008 loss

Nokia's Bitter Pill
Jonestown | 1/8/2009

The Nokia 810 WiMax Tablet is dead, but was it ever really alive?

Comcast, Panny Polishing Portable DVR
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/8/2009

Hi-def capabilities will likely be among the new features to grace the final product, which was unveiled at the '08 gadgetfest

Microsoft's Promise: TV Anytime You Want It
News Analysis | 1/8/2009

With a new IPTV feature and more Xbox enhancements, anytime is prime time for consumer access to video entertainment

CES Begins
Contentinople | 1/7/2009

Contentinople has the straight poop on a flood of new products from the CES pool

Cisco Goes Consumer
Craig's A-List | 1/7/2009

It's not in the device market... yet

Huawei Predicts 29% Growth in 2009
News Analysis | 1/7/2009

As other major vendors prepare to shrink in 2009, Huawei sees its business growing by a recession-busting 29%

CES: I'm Not Ralph
Jonestown | 1/7/2009

Really, I'm not

T-Mobile Grabs RIM's Skinny New Curve
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/7/2009

But the new Curve can't use T-Mobile's expanding 3G network

Blockbuster: Ready to Tango With Telcos?
TelcoTV Thoughts | 1/7/2009

Retailer says it could use a partner in digital delivery

AlcaLu Severs Rotten Ties
EuroBlog | 1/7/2009

Is the vendor ridding itself of some potential bad apples?

'Tis the Season for Sharing?
Wireless Bits | 1/7/2009

UK operators say reports of deeper network sharing are 'speculative'

Dzuban's the Man
The Bauminator | 1/7/2009

Cable vet set to take the helm of the industry's standards-setting body

First Look: Evolution's CableCARD
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/7/2009

Evolution Broadband offers a sneak peak at its new CableCARD, a security module that'll match up with a new line of tru2way set-tops

Cisco Blitzes Consumer, Entertainment Markets
News Analysis | 1/7/2009

Cisco's consumer push starts with new digital media hubs and wireless home audio products

Verizon Targets CDN Partners
News Analysis | 1/7/2009

Verizon is courting content delivery networks with the possibility of a more direct connection to its broadband customers

China Awards 3G Licenses
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/7/2009

At last! Government agency MIIT hands out 3G licenses to China Mobile, China Telecom, and China Unicom

Pre-CES Madness
Contentinople | 1/6/2009

News abounds today, on subjects from Sling Media to Macworld

Infinera Sweeps MSOs, Looks Abroad
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/6/2009

Optical vendor says it has the top five US MSOs as customers and is targeting expansion in Europe and Asia as its client base grows

Comcast Goes 'Protocol Agnostic' Everywhere
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/6/2009

MSO makes good on its pledge to deploy a new bandwidth management system by the end of '08 that doesn't discriminate against P2P apps

Femtos Flesh Out Standards
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/6/2009

Femtocells reached a milestone with the approval of the first standards for the UMTS flavor of the mini base stations

Broadstripe Turns to Chapter 11
The Bauminator | 1/6/2009

Small MSO is confident it can restructure debt and emerge from bankruptcy later this year

Force10, Turin Play Convergence Card
News Analysis | 1/6/2009

New buddies say their planned merger is a bet on increased convergence of data centers and service provider networks

Moto Opens IPTV 'Storefront'
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/6/2009

Mediaroom-based 'Storefront' service allows IPTV service providers to manage and sell multimedia bundles across three screens

Analyst: Clearwire Will Launch Nine in '09
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/6/2009

Citing a 'new model' for Clearwire, ThinkEquity believes the company will launch nine new WiMax markets this year

Picture This: Moto's Femto Frame
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/6/2009

Motorola has built a femtocell in a picture frame and plans to show it off for CES

Netflix News
Contentinople | 1/5/2009

Netflix nabs LG's HDTV, but gets competition on Roku

Holiday Rovery
Monkey Bidness | 1/5/2009

My Pet Goat was just the beginning

Clearwire Cloudy on Chicago
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/5/2009

Despite reports over the new year, it is still not clear exactly when Clearwire will launch in the Windy City

Raw Text
Jonestown | 1/5/2009

Say it with SMS

Ziggo Preps Docsis 3.0 Launch
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/5/2009

Dutch MSO places 'large initial order' for wideband gear from Arris as it braces for fiber-fed competition from incumbent telco KPN UPDATED 1/6 3:35 PM

Force10, Turin to Merge
News Analysis | 1/5/2009

Ethernet equipment vendors seek safety in numbers with a merger that will see Turin's CEO Henry Wasik take the helm at the 'new' Force10

Vitesse Catches Up
Craig's A-List | 1/2/2009

Leaving 2008 with a bang, and a profit

Nistica's Early Xmas
Craig's A-List | 1/2/2009

Written well after Xmas, but you can ignore that

The Russian Criswell
Monkey Bidness | 1/2/2009

Future events such as these will affect you in the future

Moto Speeds Up Layoffs
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/2/2009

Motorola accelerates the distribution of pink slips as part of overall plan to save $800 million in 2009

US Tops Broadband Revenues Chart
News Analysis | 1/2/2009

New Pyramid Research report puts US atop global fixed broadband revenues chart, even though China has the most connections

The Xbox X-Factor
The Philter | 1/2/2009

Microsoft can leapfrog Cisco and Apple with a strong move to embrace media adapters

China Gets 3G Green Light
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/2/2009

Positive start to the new year for Chinese players as country's State Council gives the go-ahead for the award of 3G licenses

BBT Notches First Install
LR Cable News Analysis | 1/2/2009

Cable Nebraska gives BBT's 'downloadable' conditional access system and MPEG-4-based video platform a shot

IndiaWatch: 3G Delayed, 2G Adds 10M
LR Mobile News Analysis | 1/2/2009

As India delays its 3G auction by a few weeks, figures for November show another 10 million-plus increase in 2G mobile lines

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