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GCI, Pace Boost TiVo's Software Aspirations
News Analysis | 8/12/2013

TiVo's transition to software licenser progresses as GCI of Alaska becomes the first MSO to offer Pace gateway that integrates TiVo user interface

IPTV Back on Track
Rewired | 8/12/2013

After two years of doom and gloom, IPTV is once again a good news story

Orange Embraces the Partner Paradox
News Analysis | 8/12/2013

When it comes to M2M, Orange knows it can't go it alone as it turns former customers into partners

Euronews: Deutsche Telekom Shuns US Servers
News Analysis | 8/12/2013

Also in today's EMEA roundup: Telekom Austria reports revenues dip and sees former exec jailed; ZTE offers Firefox phone on eBay in UK; BT does Derbyshire

Cable Commands Major Slice of Ethernet
News Analysis | 8/9/2013

Cable operators now account for about a quarter of the US Ethernet services market, finds new report

ABI Pins $6B Value on Mobile SDN/NFV
News Analysis | 8/9/2013

NSN and Cisco well placed to meet the network and applications virtualization needs of mobile operators, reckons ABI Research

Is T-Mobile Planning a Fright Night for Rivals?
Jonestown | 8/9/2013

UBS analyst says it could be an unhappy Halloween for the wireless margins of larger carriers as T-Mobile preps the next stage of its 'Un-carrier' strategy

Verizon Hunts for Wi-Fi Small Cell Smarts
LR Mobile News Analysis | 8/9/2013

New job ad hints at native Wi-Fi calling in the future as well as deeper LTE and small cell integration

T-Mobile Adds 1.1M Subs
LR Mobile News Analysis | 8/9/2013

With the Apple iPhone finally available in its stores and a less restrictive approach to customer contracts, T-Mobile expanded its customer base for the first time in four years

NFV: Set to Break the Big Box Brands
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 8/9/2013

Network functions virtualization (NFV) could revolutionize the way networks are built and drive down operators' network costs

Euronews: Slim Makes Move on KPN
News Analysis | 8/9/2013

Also in today's EMEA roundup: privacy group targets GCHQ collaborators; EC raps Germans again over fixed termination rates; BT's nuisance-call-blocking handset is a winner

Getting the Personal Treatment
Rewired | 8/8/2013

Who says rural areas lack connections?

200 LTE Networks Now Live Worldwide
LR Mobile News Analysis | 8/8/2013

The GSA says 54 new commercial 4G LTE networks have been launched this year

CenturyLink Dials Back Growth Expectations
News Analysis | 8/8/2013

Slower than expected cloud services sales and declining legacy broadband revenues lead CenturyLink to lower its sales target for the full year

Arris Preps New CPE Products
LR Cable News Analysis | 8/8/2013

With its Moto Home acquisition closed, Arris is preparing to launch new customer premises equipment products, including video gateways, to make up for its stalled set-top box sales

Euronews: Is NSN Cutting More Jobs?
News Analysis | 8/8/2013

Also in today's EMEA roundup: Deutsche Telekom on the up; Vodafone UK 4G launch imminent; Austrian gig for Coriant; Russian consolidation

Cyan's SDN Customer Wins Soar to 85
News Analysis | 8/7/2013

Blue Planet platform deals are ramping up quickly as Cyan sees active SDN revenue, but that didn't prevent it getting a beating on the NYSE

Telefónica: Tu Me Has Got To Go
Que Sera Sarah | 8/7/2013

Operator caves to OTT pressure and plans to double down on cross-platform comms instead

LG's G2 Is Ready for LTE-Advanced
LR Mobile News Analysis | 8/7/2013

Once the wireless operators are ready too, the G2 should be zipping on LTE-Advanced speeds

Lucky 13: AT&T Adds More 4G LTE
LR Mobile News Analysis | 8/7/2013

AT&T is closing in on 400 updated 4G markets fast in its LTE summer splurge

Chromecast & the Battle for the Living Room
LR Cable News Analysis | 8/7/2013

Google's Chromecast could be a threat to cable providers and streaming TV rivals while providing the search giant the most direct route to its users' family rooms or man caves

LightSquared Boss Sues Dish for $4B
News Analysis | 8/7/2013

Phil Falcone's hedge fund company alleges Dish committed fraud to become bankrupt 4G operator's biggest lender

Ciena Rallies Research Nets for SDN Demo
News Analysis | 8/7/2013

Vendor teams with major research networks on prototype SDN WAN for operators to test

NSN Becomes NSN
News Analysis | 8/7/2013

With Nokia now the 100% owner, Nokia Siemens Networks becomes Nokia Solutions and Networks (NSN) well at least it's not confusing!

CSG Breaks New Ground
News Analysis | 8/7/2013

Major managed services deal in Asia/Pacific and better than expected financials give billing specialist an air of confidence

Euronews: Swisscom Ramps Its IPTV User Base
News Analysis | 8/7/2013

Also in today's EMEA roundup: VimpelCom Q2 profits up 17%; c'est la guerre in French mobile market; TDS H1 revenues slump; EC highlights mobile charges discrepancy

FreedomPop Jumps on Sprint LTE
LR Mobile News Analysis | 8/6/2013

With 100,000 customers signed up, MVNO moves to LTE but is beaten to the punch on an all-IP handset

Retrans Fees Fuel Charter Losses
LR Cable News Analysis | 8/6/2013

Charter reports a net loss of $96M in Q2 despite residential and consumer revenue gains

Procera Virtualizes Policy Management
News Analysis | 8/6/2013

Vendor says carrier customers are clamoring for virtualized technology and will begin testing immediately

Euronews: Brussels Holds Fire on China Probe
News Analysis | 8/6/2013

Also in today's EMEA roundup: Telecom Italia downgraded; Allot loses $3.9M in Q2; Alvarion receiver still looks for sale; SPIT with an SDN flavor – yum!

Vodafone Outsources to Amdocs
News Analysis | 8/5/2013

Service provider IT (SPIT) giant says it has ousted rivals as it lands major customer care and billing managed services deal at Vodafone

Tablet Fans Wait for New iPads to Arrive
LR Mobile News Analysis | 8/5/2013

The tablet market slowed in Q2 with no new iPads to drive sales, says IDC. But overall outlook is positive for many players, including Windows 8.

Is BTI Heading for an IPO?
News Analysis | 8/5/2013

The optical systems vendor hires a finance exec with IPO experience while carving out its own piece of the international market

Summer of LTE: 4G Blooms in UK & US
LR Mobile News Analysis | 8/5/2013

AT&T adds more markets in the US as O2 in the UK gets ready to start 4G services in London and beyond

Time Warner Cable Sacks CBS
News Analysis | 8/5/2013

Cable operator's customers no longer have access to CBS content as NFL pre-season face-off ends in a lose-lose result

Euronews: Vodafone Sues T Italia for $1.3B
News Analysis | 8/5/2013

Also in today's EMEA roundup: Vodafone's Kabel bid recommended; Huawei sets up London finance team; ST-Ericsson does splits; spying, codenames and GCHQ

Chrome Cuts: Refurb Apple TVs Drop to $75
LR Cable News Analysis | 8/2/2013

Apple cuts prices on refurb streaming set-tops as Google's Chromecast starts to make waves

Tellabs Boasts SDN 'Engagements'
News Analysis | 8/2/2013

Optical vendor says it's involved in SDN lab trials and provides some optical optimism as it reports a flaccid Q2

Leap Courts High-End to Combat Customer Loss
LR Mobile News Analysis | 8/2/2013

Operator struggles to hold on to customers as it waits for AT&T to acquire its Cricket-branded operation

Cablevision's Up & Downs
News Analysis | 8/2/2013

Revenues and ARPU levels might be rising (slightly) but customer number are on the slide

Is Google the New WiFi of Coffee Snobs?
Que Sera Sarah | 8/2/2013

Starbucks announced this week that it will replace the free 1.5 Mbit/s WiFi service AT&T has provided it since 2008 with Google's Level 3-supported WiFi.

Euronews: EC Wants More Wi-Fi Spectrum
News Analysis | 8/2/2013

Plus: Deep woes at Telecom Italia; Liberty spies greater Virgin Media benefits; Brits in line for more 4G offers

Asia-Pac's 4G Advances
News Analysis | 8/2/2013

As NTT Docomo reaches a 4G milestone in Japan, there's more LTE-Advanced action in South Korea

Liberty Spies Greater Virgin Synergies
News Analysis | 8/2/2013

As it unveils its Q2 results, Liberty Global says it can gain greater efficiencies from the integration of Virgin Media, but it has revenues issues at Virgin to address, too

Verizon Expands Financial Services Portfolio
LR Mobile News Analysis | 8/1/2013

Managed wireless ATM service latest offering targeting key customer segment

Video Execs Warn: Embrace OTT or Die
LR Cable News Analysis | 8/1/2013

Independent Show speakers urge cable operators to focus on broadband video fare to capture 20-somethings' eyeballs

Google Stumbling on Fiber Innovation?
Rewired | 8/1/2013

Google threw a party for its "fiberversary" in Kansas City this week, but where's all the fun new things to celebrate?

Zayo's Fiber Diet
EuroBlog | 8/1/2013

Having taken a breather from its acquisition spree in the US, Zayo could kick-start some infrastructure consolidation action in Europe

What's Next for AlcaLu-Qualcomm?
LR Mobile News Analysis | 8/1/2013

AlcaLu says it wants three to five other partners, and Qualcomm needs to make a big mark in small cells, but where does that leave their current partners?

Broadband Saves TWC's Sales
LR Cable News Analysis | 8/1/2013

Time Warner Cable lost residential customers during Q2 but generated more revenues thanks to its broadband service revenues

Euronews: Turkcell Boasts 900 Mbit/s 4G Test
News Analysis | 8/1/2013

Also: Huawei in Kuwait; UK preps for 4G competition; Vodafone reshuffle; network sharing in Spain

Pace Hits Set-Top Stride
News Analysis | 8/1/2013

Major set-top box vendor registers $1.3 billion in revenue for the first half of 2013, up 30 percent from a year ago

O2 Brings 4G Rivalry to the UK
News Analysis | 8/1/2013

EE's LTE monopoly in the U.K. is about to end, but how can O2 catch up?

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