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Clearwire, Sprint Complete Merger
LR Mobile News Analysis | 11/28/2008

They've done it! The New Clearwire has been created and has received its $3.2 billion cash injection from its big-name backers

Cable Europe Touts 100-Mbit/s Offers
LR Cable News Analysis | 11/28/2008

Europe's cable operators are forging ahead with next-generation broadband deployments that leave DSL in the slow lane

StarHub Launches 3G Femto Service
LR Mobile News Analysis | 11/28/2008

Singaporean operator claims world's first commercial 3G home base station service, hooking up Huawei femtos to its broadband network

Slowdown Hits Chip Giant
LR Mobile News Analysis | 11/28/2008

Chip firm STMicro issues a profits warning for its fourth quarter, blaming a slump in demand from wireless, PC, and auto manufacturers

India Adds 10.4M Mobile Subs in October
LR Mobile News Analysis | 11/27/2008

Mobile connections increased by 10.42 million in October, taking the total to 325.7 million, while fixed broadband lines topped 5 million

Virgin Media Weighs CDN Options
LR Cable News Analysis | 11/27/2008

U.K. cable operator is working with two CDN players and Cisco to find the best way to deal with video traffic growth

OTE Preps IPTV Launch
EuroBlog | 11/27/2008

Greek incumbent is set for commercial telco TV launch

3G vs LTE: No Contest
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 11/26/2008

Sure, LTE is better, newer, and faster than 3G; but is it really worth the trouble?

Avanex/Bookham Redux
Craig's A-List | 11/26/2008

The rumor that will never die

Ericsson WiMax
Jonestown | 11/26/2008

Stick with fixed

Enablence Trims Staff
News Analysis | 11/26/2008

Post-merger casualties at Pannaway include the VP of engineering

Dutch Hold Back on FTTH Frenzy
EuroBlog | 11/26/2008

No plans by KPN for a monster FTTH rollout – yet

Wanna Live Forever?
Monkey Bidness | 11/26/2008

Scientific 'research' validates the Power of Prayer

TiVo Still Seeking Cable Payoff
LR Cable News Analysis | 11/26/2008

Cable partnerships haven't yielded TiVo much in the way of revenues or subscribers, but there's still hope

Capex Watch: VimpelCom Cuts Back
News Analysis | 11/26/2008

Russian giant VimpelCom is scaling back its 3G and FTTB capex plans for 2009, and that spells bad news for Ericsson and AlcaLu

Nokia On Track to Buy Symbian
LR Mobile News Analysis | 11/26/2008

In preparation, Nokia is porting its Qt cross-application framework to Symbian in order to draw in developers of other platforms

SFR Femto Spotted
Wireless Bits | 11/26/2008

SFR-branded femto seen in the wild

AlcaLu's CFO Signs Off
News Analysis | 11/26/2008

It's au revoir to Alcatel-Lucent's CFO, Hubert de Pesquidoux, who will be replaced by former Solectron man Paul Tufano

Sezmi Raises Cash, Slims Down
LR Cable News Analysis | 11/26/2008

Investors put $33M more into the TV-service startup, but the economic crisis has Sezmi trimming staff as well

Laying the Groundwork for US Broadband Policy
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 11/25/2008

After years of fumbling, a new law represents a positive step toward a strong national broadband policy

Clearwire on the Hiring Trail
LR Mobile News Analysis | 11/25/2008

In these dour times, Clearwire is one company that might actually staff up some in the coming weeks and months

US Sets TV Record
Contentinople | 11/25/2008

They can't afford anything else

Cox Biz: Cable's Next Billionaire?
LR Cable News Analysis | 11/25/2008

The MSO's commercial unit sees big growth ahead as it pursues larger customers and cell backhaul opportunities

Cisco's Time Off
Craig's A-List | 11/25/2008

A long-standing Silicon Valley tradition

His Work Is Done
Monkey Bidness | 11/25/2008

Alan Colmes, we hardly knew ye

TiVo Mobilizes
The Bauminator | 11/25/2008

But cable box ports need not apply UPDATED 12:00 PM

Cable Advances on Advanced Ads
LR Cable News Analysis | 11/25/2008

The first interoperability test for cable's advanced ad ecosystem showed that everything's at least moving in the right direction

Clearwire Coming Up
Jonestown | 11/24/2008

For now, anyway

Sony Drives ADB's Set-Back
LR Cable News Analysis | 11/24/2008

FCC filing reveals that Sony will spark retail strategy that combines its 'Bravia' TVs with a hideaway interactive set-top developed by ADB

Sling.com Launches
Contentinople | 11/24/2008

Sling Media's new Sling.com is similar to Hulu

Analysts: BlackBerry Storm Is a Hit
LR Mobile News Analysis | 11/24/2008

Analysts report that Storm, the first touch-screen BlackBerry, sold more than 100,000 units over the weekend and saw long lines and delays

Gemfire Reopens Its Doors
News Analysis | 11/24/2008

The optical components company is staffing back up after sending workers on an unexpected vacation

Sprint's Garcia Gone
Wireless Bits | 11/24/2008

Top CDMA exec sprints from troubled operator

Unik Mobile TV
Wireless Bits | 11/24/2008

Orange adds high-def mobile TV to dual-mode service

Verizon Gets All-Digi With It
LR Cable News Analysis | 11/24/2008

Telco's entire FiOS TV footprint shifts to digital, ensuring that Verizon makes good on a set-top waiver requirement set by the FCC

Obama on Broadband
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 11/24/2008

The president-elect's commitments to net neutrality and universal broadband could have major ramifications for the industry worldwide

Spirent Sees Steady 2009
News Analysis | 11/24/2008

A brief blip in September hasn't shaken Spirent from its ongoing financial rehabilitation, with the new CEO optimistic about 2009

BigBand Plays Earth
The Bauminator | 11/24/2008

SDV specialist gets 'qualified' for Korean cable market

Tunable Wars
Craig's A-List | 11/21/2008

JDSU's escalation tactic

Victoria's Mobile Secret
Contentinople | 11/21/2008

CBS teams up with MediaFLO to deliver a Victoria's Secret mobile channel

RIM LTE Device Could Be Years Away
LR Mobile News Analysis | 11/21/2008

Don't hold your breath for an LTE BlackBerry – it could be years away

More Changes at AlcaLu
EuroBlog | 11/21/2008

Staff roster at Alcatel-Lucent needs further updating

Verwaayen: Nearly All Right on LTE
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 11/21/2008

Alcatel-Lucent's new CEO lays out an aggressive new course on 4G LTE

Cloakware Reveals DTA Security Plan
LR Cable News Analysis | 11/21/2008

Irdeto sibling claims US cable MSOs will need an extra layer of protection to 'harden' the security of digital terminal adapters

Dish vs. TiVo
The Bauminator | 11/21/2008

Round 543 – the bench trial

Capex Watch: Expect Shrinkage in 2009
News Analysis | 11/21/2008

As one operator slashes its planned spending by nearly 30%, report predicts a 2% fall in global carrier capex in 2009

Entone's Steve McKay
LRTV Interviews | 11/21/2008

Death to set-tops?

TelcoTV Recap
LRTV Documentaries | 11/21/2008

Three-headed commentary monster

Chipping Away at Cisco's ASR 9000
News Analysis | 11/21/2008

Slowly, details are emerging about what speeds to expect in Cisco's newest router and what chips are (or aren't) inside

Novafora/Transmeta Faces Scrutiny
LR Cable News Analysis | 11/21/2008

Class action suit claims the dowry Novafora is paying for Transmeta's hand isn't enough

Knology Calls Wideband Play
The Bauminator | 11/20/2008

Cable 'overbuilder' borrowing a page from Comcast's Docsis 3.0 deployment playbook

Rackspace, Limelight Team
Contentinople | 11/20/2008

Partnership allows Rackspace to offer CDN services

Level 3 P2Ps With Pando
News Analysis | 11/20/2008

Level 3's CDN is chosen to support peer-assisted delivery of NBC Direct

Microsoft Exec Jumps Ship
EuroBlog | 11/20/2008

Microsoft has lost another leading telco executive

Amino Snaps Up IPTV Assets
News Analysis | 11/20/2008

British set-top box player adds customers, revenues, and technology with the acquisition of Swedish firm Tilgin's IPTV business

I Can See Clearwire Now
LR Mobile News Analysis | 11/20/2008

And no obstacles in my way! Shareholders approve 'new' Clearwire deal

Cable Gets Down to Business
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 11/20/2008

Business services are fueling growth at four of the largest US MSOs

Charter: We Still Dig Digeo
LR Cable News Analysis | 11/20/2008

Charter discounts rumor it will drop supplier Digeo, says testing of the firm's new CableCARD-based HD-DVR is in 'final stages'

Clearwire Path Clears
Jonestown | 11/20/2008

Now we wait for the shareholder vote

Storm Warnings
Jonestown | 11/20/2008

RIM Storm from Verizon

First Look: RIM Storm From Verizon
LR Mobile News Analysis | 11/20/2008

The much anticipated iPhone competitor from RIM finally arrives on Verizon's 3G network

ADB Develops Tru2way 'Set-Back'
LR Cable News Analysis | 11/19/2008

The new set-top, meant to hide behind a flat-screen TV, is already shipping to an undisclosed CE partner

Cuban vs. the SEC
Contentinople | 11/19/2008

Mark Cuban fights insider trading charges

Blyk Bags $50M
Wireless Bits | 11/19/2008

Really? For an ad-based business model?

The Dada Roadtrip
Monkey Bidness | 11/19/2008

This is odd

Cisco's EZ 400-Gig
Craig's A-List | 11/19/2008

The chip everyone's talking about

Sandwich Attack
Red Panda | 11/19/2008

Florida woman gets 'clubbed'

T-Mobile Sets LTE Requirements
LR Mobile News Analysis | 11/19/2008

T-Mobile outlined its top cost and technical requirements for 4G mobile broadband technology LTE

NYSE Hits Bottom
Monkey Bidness | 11/19/2008

Kiss my what?

Cable's Fine 'Fellow'
The Bauminator | 11/19/2008

Former Rogers CTO elevated to IEEE's 'highest grade of membership'

TeliaSonera Converges With RAD
LR Mobile News Analysis | 11/19/2008

TeliaSonera opts for unified IP backhaul deployment in Finland, putting its faith in RAD to backhaul voice as well as data traffic

Ericsson Makes Packet-Optical Play
News Analysis | 11/19/2008

Swedish giant unveils new packet-optical transport product to target network transformation projects

Microtune Amps Up the Upstream
LR Cable News Analysis | 11/19/2008

Firm rounds out its silicon 'front end' for Docsis 3.0 modems, offering competition to Anadigics in the sector

Operators Eye LTE Metro Femtos
LR Mobile News Analysis | 11/19/2008

Femtocells look set to play a crucial role in future 4G LTE deployments as operators express interest in metro femtos

100GigE Scorecard
Craig's A-List | 11/19/2008

Who's done what so far

Hosted Applications: Crunching the Numbers
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 11/18/2008

Vendor financing is a significant factor for some operators considering hosted applications, particularly in emerging markets

Internet2, ESnet Want Their 100-Gig
News Analysis | 11/18/2008

Infinera, Juniper, and Level 3 have banded together to get 100GE into research networks by 2010

Bye, Jerry
Contentinople | 11/18/2008

Now that he's gone, can Yahoo be fixed?

YouTube Contest!
The Bauminator | 11/18/2008

The challenge? Making a 'good' video

Verizon & Velocix Team Up for CDN Services
News Analysis | 11/18/2008

Verizon will use Velocix's caching equipment to introduce content distribution services aimed at getting content owners better access to its broadband customers

JDSU Swallows Circadiant
News Analysis | 11/18/2008

That'll give ya gas

China Mobile Preps LTE Network
LR Mobile News Analysis | 11/18/2008

China Mobile says it is already planning for an LTE deployment as it designs and rolls out its 3G TD-SCDMA network

AlcaLu Preps Asset Sale
EuroBlog | 11/18/2008

Stock rises as sale of Thales stake edges closer

'Abel Cable'
The Bauminator | 11/18/2008

That's Miss Abel Cable to you

Novafora Snaps Up Transmeta
LR Cable News Analysis | 11/18/2008

Stealthy video processing startup helmed by the founders of Terayon breaks cover with a $255M deal for Transmeta

Yahoo's Next Chief
Craig's A-List | 11/18/2008

Remember when Apple sucked? Yahoo should

Nintendo Hell
BelkBlog | 11/17/2008

A cautionary tale

Nokia CEO: Symbian Is Catalyst for US Market
LR Mobile News Analysis | 11/17/2008

Compared with Google's Android, Symbian's 10 years of solid development will let it capture more US handsets, Olli-Pekka Kallasvuo says

Limelight Chooses FastSoft
News Analysis | 11/17/2008

Limelight deploys FastSoft's E Series Internet accelerators to speed delivery of large files

GridNetworks Grabs Gamers
Contentinople | 11/17/2008

GridNetworks video now on Xbox 360 and PS3

Comcast Rolls Wideband in the Pacific Northwest
LR Cable News Analysis | 11/17/2008

MSO deploys speedier Internet platform in systems in Washington and Oregon that serve a combined 1.8M video subs

Tellabs Adds a CTO
News Analysis | 11/17/2008

A former Sonus exec takes the spot that's been vacant since 2007

WDM-PON Photos
Craig's A-List | 11/17/2008

Nortel gear, in fashionable gray

Spam Is Booming
Monkey Bidness | 11/17/2008

It's the recession-proof quasi-nutrient

Emerging Markets Offer Capex Hope
News Analysis | 11/17/2008

Despite a deepening economic crisis, there are signs of continued growth, spending, and expansion in the emerging markets

Bye Bye BlackBerry for Obama?
Wireless Bits | 11/17/2008

Will the president-elect sing the BlackBerry blues?

Cable ONE Seeks Hi-Def DTA Waiver
LR Cable News Analysis | 11/17/2008

MSO wants the FCC to bless a new one-way digital-to-analog adapter that will enable Cable ONE to beef up its HDTV lineup

AT&T Linked to C&W Bid
EuroBlog | 11/17/2008

Report suggests AT&T interest in C&W division

Pragmatic Qualcomm
Jonestown | 11/14/2008

The big Q ducks out of '4G' CDMA path

Hatteras Chops Headcount
News Analysis | 11/14/2008

Shoring up for an expected difficult year, Hatteras cuts staff despite claiming record sales

The Next Game Changer Is...
Contentinople | 11/14/2008

We've got the scoop on the outcome of TelcoTV and ad:tech, and word on Microsoft's shiny new social network

Cable Scouting Report: TelcoTV '08
LR Cable News Analysis | 11/14/2008

Cable operators can expect service convergence to be a big push as telcos try to build video market share

Nortel Woes Update
EuroBlog | 11/14/2008

Analyst kicks Nortel while it's down

Convergin Brokers VC Deal
News Analysis | 11/14/2008

As the service broker sector heats up, Israeli startup Convergin scores $10 million for expansion in North America

Hatteras Cuts Staff
Craig's A-List | 11/14/2008

Layoff season rolls on

Ethernet Services Growth Pulse
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 11/14/2008

Strong economic news from the Ethernet market suggests that it may continue to flourish despite the recession

Huawei Lands More Femtocell Action
LR Mobile News Analysis | 11/14/2008

Chinese vendor adds to its list of carrier femtocell trials with a gig at Mobilkom Austria

The Next Big Thing: Better GUIs
News Analysis | 11/14/2008

TelcoTV panelists say the consumer's access to content is being stifled by crummy interfaces

VUDU's Edward Lichty
LRTV Interviews | 11/14/2008

Out of the box

RCN Metro's Felipe Alvarez
LRTV Interviews | 11/14/2008

Ethernet in a tough economy

Nokia Cuts Device, Networks Outlook
LR Mobile News Analysis | 11/14/2008

Nokia lowers its device sales outlook for Q4, says mobile phone sales volumes and infrastructure sales will fall in 2009

'Protail' Rules
Contentinople | 11/13/2008

Professionally produced content booms online

Orckit Hunkers Down, Axes 90 Jobs
News Analysis | 11/13/2008

The networking firm cuts one third of its staff as it shores up for a possible recession

BT's TV Vision Grows
EuroBlog | 11/13/2008

Steady(ish) stream of signups for BT's TV service

Tellabs Joins 21CN Ranks
News Analysis | 11/13/2008

Wireless backhaul deal makes Tellabs a BT 21CN preferred supplier, says the vendor's CEO, who also laid out the vendor's strategy

iPhone at TelcoTV
Craig's A-List | 11/13/2008

Widevine flashes its cool

TelcoTV Web Cam
The Philter | 11/13/2008

Live to tape: Look at what is happening right now (when we taped this)

The Ad Question
Craig's A-List | 11/13/2008

Is it good to be targeted?

Orca's IPTV Split
Craig's A-List | 11/13/2008

An interesting shared model

BT Adds to Headcount Cull
News Analysis | 11/13/2008

British incumbent announces a workforce reduction of 10,000 as it reports second-quarter results

Renaming EBIF
The Bauminator | 11/13/2008

Let's help

TelcoTV: The Vision Awards
Slide Shows | 11/13/2008

The show's first awards program honoring telco innovation was celebrated Wednesday in Anaheim

TelcoTV: Big Telcos & Some VUDU
Slide Shows | 11/13/2008

Three keynotes offered different views of telco TV and video entertainment

Sezmi Passes Trial Phase
News Analysis | 11/13/2008

Today Seattle, tomorrow the country? Sezmi's non-IP TV service is a step closer to commercial launch

EchoStar Pitches Telco TV Package
LR Cable News Analysis | 11/13/2008

Charlie Ergen's tech spinoff's going after Tier 2 and Tier 3 telcos with an IPTV system that fuses video transport, set-tops, and software

AlcaLu Unveils New Leadership Team
News Analysis | 11/13/2008

Ben Verwaayen has revamped AlcaLu's organizational structure and built a new management team that's a mix of new and old faces

HTC Intros WiMax'd Smartphone
LR Mobile News Analysis | 11/13/2008

The smartphone is set to be exclusive to Russia's 4G network, but it paves the way for handsets with high-speed mobile broadband

TelcoTV Web cam
LRTV Soundbites | 11/13/2008

TelcoTV Web cam

Orckit's Next Trick
Craig's A-List | 11/12/2008

No, not the insect guys

Telcos Take On Video
Contentinople | 11/12/2008

Telcos dangle money in front of broadcasters

Telcos Declare TV Love
News Analysis | 11/12/2008

TelcoTV keynotes have Verizon and AT&T reaffirming their commitment to the 'revitalization' of TV

Wireless Broadband: A Fillip for Fiber?
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 11/12/2008

The seemingly unstoppable rise of wireless broadband may spur wireline telcos to move faster on fiber deployment

Tellabs Gets Edgy With Ethernet
News Analysis | 11/12/2008

Tellabs enters the already crowded carrier Ethernet switch market with a new family of products, starting with an aggregation box

Europe's LTE Divide
Wireless Bits | 11/12/2008

Operators stake out 4G positions

TelcoTV 2008: Booth Crawl
Slide Shows | 11/12/2008

More like a slow ambling walk, really. Anyway, see if you can find your company in our first slideshow from TelcoTV

Carrier Scorecard: Vodafone
LR Mobile News Analysis | 11/12/2008

Unstrung grades Vodafone on its 1H08 performance and dishes out the lowest grade yet on a scorecard

Comcast, TWC Plan for EBIF
LR Cable News Analysis | 11/12/2008

The two largest US MSOs are preparing to deploy a relatively light ITV platform that will address their entire universe of digital boxes

NTT Takes $2.7B Stake in Tata
LR Mobile News Analysis | 11/12/2008

Japanese giant NTT DoCoMo is buying a 26% stake in Indian operator Tata Teleservices for $2.7 billion

TelcoTV: Consumers Say Price Matters
News Analysis | 11/12/2008

Features are nice, but TV consumers care mostly about price, a Heavy Reading survey finds

AT&T Mulls More WiMax in Palin Country
LR Mobile News Analysis | 11/12/2008

AT&T says WiMax may get more northern exposure but it expects to stick mostly with its current broadband services

Market Share vs. Cisco
Craig's A-List | 11/11/2008

Running down the numbers

Cisco Pumps Up the Edge
News Analysis | 11/11/2008

Promises of 400-Gbit/s per slot and an Arroyo-powered video blade highlight the announcement that leaked 10 days ago

iSuppli Prices the G1
LR Mobile News Analysis | 11/11/2008

Research firm gives some indication of how heavily T-Mobile is subsidizing the $179 Google phone

TroopTube: DoD Does UGC
Contentinople | 11/11/2008

DoD launches YouTube-like site for military

Cable Pros See Slow Growth in a Bad Economy
LR Cable News Analysis | 11/11/2008

Top cable, tech, and programming execs say the industry will not be crushed by a faltering economy

Europe Hit With Big Telecom Jobs Cuts
LR Cable News Analysis | 11/11/2008

As Virgin Media, Telekom Austria, and C&W prepare to cut staff, Nokia Siemens details its final round of merger-related job reductions

Puppy Power!
Red Panda | 11/11/2008


Sniffer Femtos
Wireless Bits | 11/11/2008

Femtos find each other

Vodafone's Backhaul Overhaul
Wireless Bits | 11/11/2008

Vodafone picks Tellabs for Ethernet backhaul

Vodafone Adjusts to Hard Times
LR Mobile News Analysis | 11/11/2008

Vodafone revamped its strategy today as it reported half-year results and cut its full-year revenue forecast

Briefly, From TelcoTV 2008
The Philter | 11/11/2008

Text updates from TelcoTV 2008

Ad Emblem
The Bauminator | 11/11/2008

Canoe Ventures has a logo, too

PeerApp Gets $8 Million
News Analysis | 11/11/2008

Peer-to-peer caching company receives another round of funding

Crunch Time for Nortel
News Analysis | 11/10/2008

The North American carrier capex crunch is hitting Nortel where it hurts as the vendor's service provider customers turn down demand

Nortel Culls 1,300 Jobs, Loses $3.4B
News Analysis | 11/10/2008

Nortel axes 1,300 jobs, including top executives, as part of a new restructuring program as it announces a Q3 net loss of $3.4 billion

Canoe Ventures: What It Is, What It Ain't
LR Cable News Analysis | 11/10/2008

Execs for the MSO-backed advanced ad initiative tell an SRO crowd that Canoe isn't competing directly with programmers

MGM on YouTube
Contentinople | 11/10/2008

That's entertainment!

AT&T Scarfs Up Centennial
LR Mobile News Analysis | 11/10/2008

Deal gives AT&T about 1.1 million new subscribers and strengthens its network, particularly in the Midwest and Southeast US

Internap CDN Revenues Continue to Shrink
News Analysis | 11/10/2008

Internap saw its content delivery network segment decline for the third straight quarter

Clearwire Subs Slip in WiMax Wait
LR Mobile News Analysis | 11/10/2008

Operator posts a subscriber increase of just 8,000 as it throttles back on fixed wireless to wait for mobile WiMax

Sports Programming Delivering on IPTV Promise
TelcoTV Thoughts | 11/10/2008

But at what cost?

C&W Remains United
EuroBlog | 11/10/2008

Credit crunch puts company split on hold

Is Broadband TV a Cable Killer?
LR Cable News Analysis | 11/10/2008

'Traditional' video distribution models need to adjust to a broadband-fed world

No News on Nortel 4G
Wireless Bits | 11/10/2008

Vendor mum on fate of LTE business

AT&T Launches Video Search Site
News Analysis | 11/10/2008

AT&T introduces a new video search service powered by Divvio

Evolution Preps New CableCARD
LR Cable News Analysis | 11/10/2008

Company gunning for CableLabs approval early next year, setting the stage for a 'turn-key' tru2way platform for Tier 2 cable operators

Vodafone to Slash Costs
Wireless Bits | 11/10/2008

Cuts expected as economic slowdown bites

NetLogic Tries Out 100GigE
News Analysis | 11/10/2008

Aeluros is making an early bid for 100GigE fame, trotting out a physical-layer chip ahead of the big players

Enabling Enablence
Craig's A-List | 11/7/2008

The Pannaway point of view

BitTorrent Names CEO in Management Shakeup
News Analysis | 11/7/2008

Former CTO Eric Klinker steps into the chief executive role just a few days after founder Ashwin Navin leaves the company

The Answer to the Music Industry's Woes
Contentinople | 11/7/2008

It's blowin' in the (targeted) wind

Charter: Wideband Arriving Soon
LR Cable News Analysis | 11/7/2008

MSO inches toward first Docsis 3.0 deployment, but is content to stay on the wireless sidelines for now

AT&T Global Sees Virtual Growth
News Analysis | 11/7/2008

AT&T exec says multinationals are warming to virtualization strategies, but they're also reviewing their spending plans

Sprint Loses More Customers in Q3
LR Mobile News Analysis | 11/7/2008

Third-ranked cellular operator posts a Q3 loss of $326M with Q4 not looking much more promising

Samsung Passes Motorola in US
LR Mobile News Analysis | 11/7/2008

Samsung led the shipments hit parade with a 22.4% share of the cellphone market, while LG Electronics finished in third place with a 20.5% share

Gemfire Burning?
Craig's A-List | 11/6/2008

Apparently, $37M wasn't enough

AT&T Buys Wayport for $275M
LR Mobile News Analysis | 11/6/2008

Eyeing increasing numbers of mobile devices with WiFi onboard, AT&T makes a cash deal that will expand its hotspot footprint

Cablevision Still Fighting Off FiOS
LR Cable News Analysis | 11/6/2008

MSO still sticking it to the telco competition on the ground as it looks for its ambitious WiFi network to add mobile voice capabilities

Yahoo CEO Speaks
Contentinople | 11/6/2008

I didn't kill the Microsoft deal, he says

Canoe's Big Debut
The Bauminator | 11/6/2008

The big MSO-backed advanced ad venture is expected to offer a clearer glimpse of its hull during next week's CTAM Summit in Boston

EuroBlog | 11/6/2008

Demand for Deutsche Telekom's IPTV has explodierte

Cable Seeks Quad-Play With Wireless
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 11/6/2008

As wireless services grow in importance for consumers, cable operators look for ways to offer the elusive quad-play

Slowdown Crunches Sonus
News Analysis | 11/6/2008

VOIP gear vendor preps cost-cutting measures as weak Q3 revenues precede an anticipated major Q4 dip

Cablevision Plan Faces Fresh Court Hearing
LR Cable News Analysis | 11/6/2008

Copyright Alliance wants the Supreme Court to overturn a lower court's decision that OK'd Cablevision's network DVR

Online Video Viewing Is No Threat
TelcoTV Thoughts | 11/6/2008

In fact, it might help

Cisco in Crisis Mode
Craig's A-List | 11/6/2008

It's official: It's bad

AlcaLu Hires Another New Exec
News Analysis | 11/6/2008

Ahead of its new leadership team announcement, Alcatel-Lucent appoints a new head of Europe, Middle East and Africa

Ekinops Pushes 40-Gig
News Analysis | 11/5/2008

The trick involves packing four 10-Gig wavelengths together. Sound familiar?

Cisco Predicts Q2 Plunge
News Analysis | 11/5/2008

Officially smacked by the economic downturn, Cisco plans to cut $1B in expenses as it faces a decrease in revenues

Time Warner Cable Braces for Bad Economy
LR Cable News Analysis | 11/5/2008

MSO says the economy will catch up to it eventually

Google Abandons Yahoogle
Contentinople | 11/5/2008

Google dashes Yahoo's search hopes, and publishers optimize ad inventory

Yes We Did
Monkey Bidness | 11/5/2008

Congratulations, now take a break

Hutchison Preps Facebook Phone Launch
LR Mobile News Analysis | 11/5/2008

Hutchison's new handset subsidiary INQ Mobile will launch low-cost 3G phones optimized for social networking next week

OSS Firm Nabs ex-AT&T CTO
EuroBlog | 11/5/2008

Hossein Eslambolchi joins Intelliden's advisory board

Lawsuit Uncovers New iChips
LR Mobile News Analysis | 11/5/2008

Mark Papermaster appears to be heading up a team that will design processors for Apple gadgets

RCN: Subs Like Digital Cutover
The Bauminator | 11/5/2008

Other MSOs can only hope consumer reaction is as muted as they reclaim analog spectrum in the midst of a shiny, new FCC probe

APAC Update: Bids, Bungs & Capex Concerns
News Analysis | 11/5/2008

PCCW gets a $2B privatization offer, KT's CEO quits over bribery allegations, Korea's carriers consider capex cuts, and more

FCC Rocks the 'White Spaces' Vote
LR Cable News Analysis | 11/4/2008

Adopts 'conservative' order, holding that it puts in place safeguards against interference issues raised by cable and broadcasters

FCC Approves Sprint-Clearwire Deal
LR Mobile News Analysis | 11/4/2008

Unanimous vote approves Sprint-Clearwire spectrum merger deal

T-Mobile Beefs Up LTE Plans
LR Mobile News Analysis | 11/4/2008

T-Mobile plots its LTE course and says it will not deploy HSPA Evolution as an interim step to 4G

CNN Prez Touts UGC
Contentinople | 11/4/2008

Says it's responsible for CNN's popularity with the kids

Cox to Cut 460 Jobs
LR Cable News Analysis | 11/4/2008

MSO plans to cut 2% of workforce by the first quarter of 2009, but its budding wireless divison will remain untouched

Reding Readies Regulatory Fireworks
News Analysis | 11/4/2008

Nov. 5 could get explosive if European Commissioner Viviane Reding unveils her revised telecom reform package

Comcast P4P Exceeds Expectations
LR Cable News Analysis | 11/4/2008

According to Comcast, P4P technology increased download speeds in its network by more than 80%

The World Wide Wait
The Bauminator | 11/4/2008

Surprise, surprise, surprise! The FCC meeting did not get underway on time today

WiChorus Nabs $18M in Funding Round
LR Mobile News Analysis | 11/4/2008

LTE and WiMax-focused infrastructure startup adds to its VC coffers in Series C 'up round'

Election Ticker
The Philter | 11/4/2008

Since no one's really working today...

Wasilla Parties
Monkey Bidness | 11/4/2008

Guns and booze and rock & roll

Polling LTE Drivers
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 11/4/2008

Webinar audience response reveals expectations for LTE deployment worldwide

Thank You for the Music
Jonestown | 11/4/2008

FCC Keeps swinging, or is that the foxtrot?

Comcast Seeds Digital Shift With Free Boxes
LR Cable News Analysis | 11/4/2008

MSO hopes a mix of free DTAs and cable boxes capable of delivering VOD will entice some analog subs to make the digital leap

Force10 Gets a View
News Analysis | 11/4/2008

The Ethernet switch company claims its software has tricks for wringing more out of virtualization

Meet Opticonx
The Philter | 11/3/2008

Components makers

Monetization Problem Solved!
Contentinople | 11/3/2008

Well, kind of...

TWC Test Drives Tuning Adapters
LR Cable News Analysis | 11/3/2008

The devices are on their way to all of TWC's switched digital video markets - Austin first

Polatis Takes the White House
News Analysis | 11/3/2008

TV broadcasting turns out to be another application that can make use of all-optical switching

Moto Not Dropping LiMo Linux
LR Mobile News Analysis | 11/3/2008

Despite planning to drop its in-house Linux OS efforts, Motorola still promises more phones based on the LiMo code by year's end

Google Fixes Android Security Flaw
LR Mobile News Analysis | 11/3/2008

The company's over-the-air update patches a browser vulnerability that could enable hackers to gain access to information like saved passwords

BT Under Pressure
EuroBlog | 11/3/2008

Profits warning piles pressure on British bulldog

India Update: Reliance, Bharti Fill Their Coffers
LR Mobile News Analysis | 11/3/2008

Reliance and Bharti report enviable growth in revenues, Turkcell takes a look at Indian acquisition, and Ceragon and Subex land deals

SerComm Gets Certified
LR Cable News Analysis | 11/3/2008

Taiwan-based SerComm becomes the eighth vendor to win CableLabs certification for a super-speedy cable modem

Kennedy's Take
Craig's A-List | 11/3/2008

Some fine parting gifts from JDSU

OIF Steps In to Fill the 100G Void
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 11/3/2008

As vendors move forward on 100G technology, the OIF must step in to fill gaps being left by the major 100G standards bodies

T-Mobile Trials Femtos
Wireless Bits | 11/3/2008

T-Mobile tests user experience in UK

Mixed Signals Beefs Up Video Monitoring
LR Cable News Analysis | 11/3/2008

Vendor expands system to ensure that cable ops can check video's heartbeat as content flows from headends to network hub sites

Vlad the Impaler Emerges
Monkey Bidness | 11/2/2008

Cheney endorses McCain

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