& cplSiteName &
News & Views
Content posted in January 2012
<<   <   Page 2 / 5   >   >>
Euronews: Huawei Buys Optical R&D Lab
News Analysis  | 
1/25/2012  |  4 comments
In today's EMEA roundup: Huawei touches down in East Anglia; Ericsson sees its margins squeezed; Blok's vote of confidence in KPN
Ericsson Suffers Margin Crunch
News Analysis  | 
1/25/2012  |  3 comments
Year-on-year revenues are up slightly but Ericsson's fourth-quarter margins and profits have taken a pounding
Apple: the Numbers Behind the (Huge) Numbers
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
1/24/2012  |  2 comments
Any way you slice it, it was a big quarter for Apple
Boxee Playing All the Angles
The Bauminator  | 
1/24/2012  |  4 comments
5:10 PM An over-the-air dongle could make Boxee a hit with cord cutters while the company also courts cable MSOs as customers
Apple Reports Q1 Revenue of $46B
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
1/24/2012  |  Post a comment
Owing to its best holiday iPhone and iPad sales yet, Apple reported its highest quarterly revenue and earnings to date
The Shape of Networks to Come?
Jonestown  | 
1/24/2012  |  5 comments
4:45 PM Active antennas could help increase capacity while reducing the size of cell sites over the long term
Huawei, NSN Land Euro Network Share Deal
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
1/24/2012  |  Post a comment
Orange and T-Mobile choose Huawei and NSN to supply equipment for their mobile network sharing joint venture in Poland
Verizon Is Eating Sprint's 4G Lunch
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
1/24/2012  |  7 comments
WiMax sales get lost in the shuffle at Sprint as Clearwire sold 900,000 4G devices for its partner in Q4, while Verizon sold over 2.4M
Azuki Pitches Simplified TV Everywhere to MSOs
LR Cable News Analysis  | 
1/24/2012  |  3 comments
Azuki packages video in Apple's format and uses software clients to 'normalize' the video streams for an array of mobile devices
VZ iPhone Boosts Data, Shaves Margins in Q4
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
1/24/2012  |  1 comment
Verizon sold over 4M iPhones in Q4, 7.7M smartphones overall and 2.4M LTE devices, but the smartphone boom can hit margins even as it builds data revenues
Semtech Got in a Bidding War for Gennum
News Analysis  | 
1/24/2012  |  1 comment
Which would explain why Gennum's purchase price could be about 120% of its valuation
Cox's $35 'TV Economy' Tier Launches Sans ESPN
LR Cable News Analysis  | 
1/24/2012  |  3 comments
Also: Charter targets enhanced TV play on Motorola boxes; Comcast points fingers; Amino's Wi-Fi fling; BendBroadband taps tech VP
Verizon Posts Net Loss of $212M for Q4
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
1/24/2012  |  1 comment
Pension costs pushed Verizon to a loss in the last quarter of 2011, as it misses analysts' EPS estimates by a penny
SK Sheds Light on Het Net
Wireless Bits  | 
1/24/2012  |  Post a comment
8:15 AM South Korean mobile operator SK Telecom explains its Het Net
Acacia Takes a Stab at 100G
News Analysis  | 
1/24/2012  |  2 comments
But judging from a key hire, the startup's real interest might be in the 400G or terabit range
Caching In on Mobile Content
Wireless Bits  | 
1/24/2012  |  6 comments
7:55 AM Vendors create federated CDN for mobile networks
Euronews: AlcaLu Notches Another 100G Win
News Analysis  | 
1/24/2012  |  Post a comment
In today's EMEA roundup: Austrian mobile operator does the ton; ST-Ericsson losses widen; KPN lowers its outlook for 2012
Why Cable Needs EPON Over Coax
LR Cable News Analysis  | 
1/23/2012  |  32 comments
Someday, Docsis might not be enough. EPoC is one option to keep the cable industry from getting caught flat-footed
Analysts: RIM's New CEO Is Just Window Dressing
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
1/23/2012  |  4 comments
The BlackBerry maker's executive changes and plans to stay the course may not be enough to help it compete where it really needs to – the consumer market
RIM CEO Says No 'Seismic' Change Coming
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
1/23/2012  |  Post a comment
New CEO Thorsten Heins will do more of the same, but better, at the Canadian BlackBerry maker
NDS Claims Win in EchoStar/Dish Hacking Case
LR Cable News Analysis  | 
1/23/2012  |  Post a comment
Also: CableLabs targets 3DTV plugfest; Netflix marketing chief is out; Knology eyes a small acquisition
Juniper Adds to Its CDN Offering
News Analysis  | 
1/23/2012  |  1 comment
A deal with Tata Communications has Juniper feeling bold about content delivery networks
New RIM CEO: We Must Execute Better
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
1/23/2012  |  Post a comment
RIM's new CEO Thorsten Heins explains his plans for the BlackBerry maker on YouTube
Is There a Better Way to Fund Chip Startups?
News Analysis  | 
1/23/2012  |  6 comments
Starting a semiconductor company has gotten a lot more complicated, but a new industry initiative aims to change that
Honorable Mentions: Jan. 23
Matt's Mentions  | 
1/23/2012  |  Post a comment
6:30 AM This week's top telecom stories, as chosen by the readers of Matt's Mentions
Euronews: NSN Linked to €1.2B Loan
News Analysis  | 
1/23/2012  |  Post a comment
A major financing deal by Nokia Siemens Networks and hope for Nokia's Lumia sales lead today's regional news roundup
RIM Co-Chairs Step Down
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
1/23/2012  |  3 comments
The long-awaited ousting of Jim Balsillie and Mike Lazaridis has come to pass
Sparks Start to Fly in VZ Wireless-MSO Deal
LR Cable News Analysis  | 
1/20/2012  |  4 comments
Verizon and the MSOs will give the FCC a classified view of their co-marketing deal, but only to avoid delaying the review of the spectrum sale
OS Watch: What's RIM Worth?
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
1/20/2012  |  Post a comment
Also: More RIM theories; Windows Phone's ready to take down Apple; Siri to make its way into Apple's core; Google plans a Wallet push
TW Cable Ships Live TV to the iPhone
LR Cable News Analysis  | 
1/20/2012  |  1 comment
Also: Verizon Wireless-cable deals come under fire; Google insists its fiber build isn't bogged down; Netflix's Q4 rebound, SeaChange's new CFO
ZTE, Ericsson End Patent Dispute
News Analysis  | 
1/20/2012  |  Post a comment
Despite rumors to the contrary, ZTE and Ericsson have kissed and made up over their patent infringement dispute
EchoStar: The Set-Top Survives
LRTV Interviews  | 
1/20/2012  |  Post a comment
With connected TVs coming to the market in various flavors, will that finally be the end of the set-top box? Not exactly, says EchoStar's Michael Hawkey
Analyst Acclaims New Ericsson CTO
EuroBlog  | 
1/20/2012  |  3 comments
6:30 AM According to one industry analyst, Ericsson's new CTO is the real deal
Euronews: Austrian Debut for AlcaLu Vectoring
News Analysis  | 
1/20/2012  |  Post a comment
In today's EMEA roundup: Telekom Austria unit gives VDSL2 vectoring a whirl; Ewaldsson takes Ericsson CTO role; Google/Moto antitrust latest
Ericsson Appoints New CTO
News Analysis  | 
1/20/2012  |  4 comments
Veteran mobile networks executive takes CTO role, but the appointment leaves the Swedish vendor without a head of Ericsson Silicon Valley
Google Getting Ready to Monetize Android
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
1/19/2012  |  1 comment
With 700,000 devices activated daily and 11B downloads from the Android Market, Google says it has a shot to actually make money at this
Comcast's Web-Slinging Set-Top Visits the FCC
LR Cable News Analysis  | 
1/19/2012  |  11 comments
FCC stamps latest version of the Pace-made hybrid IP/QAM gateway that Comcast is expected to deploy broadly in 2012
ZTE Takes the Rap
EuroBlog  | 
1/19/2012  |  1 comment
10:50 AM Vendor showcases its new Windows Phone device at Professor Green London gig
Google's Fiber Project Hits a Snag
LR Cable News Analysis  | 
1/19/2012  |  10 comments
Also: L2 CEO arrested for stealing cable service; Time Warner Cable taps DTAs for all-digital move in Maine; former Cox CTO gives advice
About Us - Ray Le Maistre
LRTV Soundbites  | 
1/19/2012  |  Post a comment
About Ray Le Maistre
What the FTTH!?
EuroBlog  | 
1/19/2012  |  5 comments
8:00 AM Ahead of the annual FTTH Council Europe event in Munich, we ask Heavy Reading's Graham Finnie about next-gen PON developments and the development of FTTH services in Europe
Ericsson Shines a Light on CEM
EuroBlog  | 
1/19/2012  |  Post a comment
6:20 AM Swedish giant looks at the impact of OTT service performance on customer expectations
Euronews: Nokia, Sony Ericsson Under Pressure
News Analysis  | 
1/19/2012  |  Post a comment
In today's EMEA roundup: Sony Ericsson's fourth quarter isn't pretty; Nokia under pressure over Lumia 710 price; AlcaLu, Microsoft end case
VZ Plans Nationwide VoLTE in 2013
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
1/19/2012  |  2 comments
Verizon Wireless aims to launch commercial Voice-over-LTE services nationally in early 2013, say industry sources
EchoStar Readies Over-the-Top Video Play
LR Cable News Analysis  | 
1/18/2012  |  2 comments
EchoStar's hosted video service for ISPs will couple live TV and VoD with a network DVR, and target all manner of connected devices
Verizon Plots 5 New LTE Markets
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
1/18/2012  |  Post a comment
Verizon hits smaller towns and expands markets in the south with its latest 4G LTE update
LightSquared Calls GPS Tests 'Rigged'
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
1/18/2012  |  3 comments
LightSquared blasts PNT EXCOM committee after government agencies said that its LTE network interfered with GPS receivers last week
Windows Phone's Missing Piece: Skype
Que Sera Sarah  | 
1/18/2012  |  8 comments
1:35 PM Microsoft may be easing into VoIP so as not to upset the wireless operators it desperately needs for Windows Phone
AlcaLu Adds Security to Routers
News Analysis  | 
1/18/2012  |  4 comments
With help from a friend, AlcaLu wants to use routers to block denial-of-service attacks
When Will Operators Bolt to VoLTE?
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
1/18/2012  |  1 comment
No commercial smarpthones yet support VoLTE, but the technology is still on schedule as it wades through implementation challenges
<<   <   Page 2 / 5   >   >>


Featured Video
Upcoming Live Events
November 5, 2019, London, England
November 7, 2019, London, UK
November 14, 2019, Maritim Hotel, Berlin
December 3-5, 2019, Vienna, Austria
December 3, 2019, New York, New York
March 16-18, 2020, Embassy Suites, Denver, Colorado
May 18-20, 2020, Irving Convention Center, Dallas, TX
All Upcoming Live Events