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4G: Marketing the iPhone & Other Matters
Jonestown | 9/10/2012

8:25 PM AT&T and Sprint push to cover the major metro areas with LTE, while C-Spire and Verizon seem to be following country roads

Sprint: LTE in 100 Cities in the 'Coming Months'
LR Mobile News Analysis | 9/10/2012

Sprint's dashing to deploy 4G LTE in many more cities, including NYC, Chicago, Los Angeles and Boston, but where's the Bay Area?

Insight Founders Lead Mobile Video Startup
LR Cable News Analysis | 9/10/2012

Insight founders Michael Willner and Sidney Knafel have taken a controlling stake in Penthera Partners soon after closing a $3B sale to TW Cable

Comverse Plans for Independence
News Analysis | 9/10/2012

BSS vendor is set to become a standalone company on Oct. 31, and its new senior management team is confident it can grow faster than the market

Juniper Veteran Departs for SDN Startup
News Analysis | 9/10/2012

Word has it Kireeti Kompella is moving to a software-defined networking startup after 15 years at Juniper

iPad Mini: Wi-Fi Only & Camera-Free?
LR Mobile News Analysis | 9/10/2012

UBM TechInsights expects Apple to cut costs on its rumored 7-inch tablet by making the device Wi-Fi only and 4G-free

STMicro Takes On Broadcom, Intel in Docsis 3.0
LR Cable News Analysis | 9/10/2012

A source says STMicro will submit its first chipset to CableLabs in mid-September, a move that shows the company is serious about competing with Broadcom and Intel

89% of Google Fiberhoods Make the Cut
LR Cable News Analysis | 9/10/2012

Also: Liberty Global sets Horizon TV pricing; Tata Elxsi licenses Comcast's set-top software kit; FCC hits Florida cable op with big fine

T-Mobile Taps Tekelec for LTE Signaling
LR Mobile News Analysis | 9/10/2012

Carrier will use the vendor's Diameter Signaling Router to accelerate its LTE deployment and calm the signaling storm before it begins

Euronews: AlcaLu Shrinks Top Table
News Analysis | 9/10/2012

In today's EMEA roundup: Vendor shifts its focus; Nokia dons its hairshirt; Everything Everywhere gets our new brand-name hopes up

Alcatel-Lucent Unveils Revamp
News Analysis | 9/10/2012

Vendor to introduce new operating model with a greater focus on core products but details are scarce

When Facebook Met Netflix
Rewired | 9/7/2012

6:00 PM Startup Dijit thinks it has an answer - an iPad app that uses Facebook to help you find content on TV or the Internet

Nearly 67% of Google's 'Fiberhoods' Reach Goal
LR Cable News Analysis | 9/7/2012

And a report estimates that about 21,000 people have paid the $10 pre-registration fee as the first Google Fiber deadline approaches

SDN Startup Does Optical Rings
News Analysis | 9/7/2012

Plexxi introduces the cool software-defined networking crowd to some old-school Light Reading vocabulary

STMicro Preps a Run at Intel & Broadcom
LR Cable News Analysis | 9/7/2012

Also: Broadcom breaks Wi-Fi bottlenecks; Suddenlink expands 107-Meg footprint; Google TV gets the NFL; Synacor socializes TV Everywhere

The 2012 Leading Lights Awards: Deadline Extension!
The Philter | 9/7/2012

1:00 PM The deadline for Leading Lights entries and Light Reading Hall of Fame nominations is now Monday, Sept. 17, 2012

XO's Not Done Yet With 100G
News Analysis | 9/7/2012

The carrier says it's leading the US pack when it comes to 100G, and it's got room for vendors beyond Ciena and Nokia Siemens to get involved

Liberty Global Embarks on New TV Horizon
LR Cable News Analysis | 9/7/2012

Liberty Global's IP video transition gets under way as the MSO boots up its cloud-lovin', multi-screen Horizon TV service in the Netherlands

Infinera Wins Deal by Default
AsiaBlog | 9/7/2012

10:30 AM In India, Infinera is the only vendor left standing in an optical equipment bid

OS Watch: Verizon Commits to Nokia, Windows 8
LR Mobile News Analysis | 9/7/2012

Also: Moto doesn't inject much Google-ness in its Droids; Amazon's not a fan of Android tablets; Android's market share creeps up; Mozilla welcomes all to its OS

Dutch Delights from IBC
LR Cable News Analysis | 9/7/2012

Some video tech announcements from Amsterdam that caught our eye

Managed Services for Telcos & Spain's Telecom Outlook
Research Rewind | 9/7/2012

This week: Managed services for telcos; Spain's five-year telecom outlook; daily telecom news in your inbox

Broadcom Brings Wi-Fi Roaming to the Home
LR Cable News Analysis | 9/7/2012

MSOs can fill in some Wi-Fi gaps using a new 'community' Wi-Fi feature that turns Docsis 3.0 wireless gateways into semi-public hotspots

Euronews: Nokia Fakes Lumia 920 Ad
News Analysis | 9/7/2012

In today's EMEA news: Reflection reveals Nokia's footage fakery; Dutch auction all set; Liberty Global goes multi-screen in Europe

Mapping 4G: AT&T's LTE Footprint Gets Bigger
LR Mobile News Analysis | 9/6/2012

Ma Bell adds a lucky seven new markets; plans to be in over 100 by the end of 2012

Amazon Lights Up AT&T's LTE in New Kindle Fire
LR Mobile News Analysis | 9/6/2012

The Web giant ups the ante on Apple by invoking AT&T's growing 4G network, while new Wi-Fi Kindles will take on the Nexus 7

SMBs Still a Bit Clueless on Cloud
News Analysis | 9/6/2012

They've heard about it, but no one is really sure what it means, says one Terremark reseller

Cablevision-Linked ISP Hawks Wireless Data
LR Cable News Analysis | 9/6/2012

OMGFAST! is using Apple TV boxes to help sell a wireless broadband service in parts of Florida

Alcatel-Lucent Nurtures Its API Grove
LR Mobile News Analysis | 9/6/2012

The latest move in the vendor's apps enablement strategy is to promote an open source API management platform called apiGrove

Ericsson Helps Take HBO Over-the-Top
LR Cable News Analysis | 9/6/2012

Also: Ziggo rolls cloud UI with ActiveVideo; SeaChange's Q2 hiccup; Arris tunes up Docsis 3.0 gear; YouTube wants to make connected TVs pay

Analyst Labels Latest Lumia Launch as 'Tepid'
LR Mobile News Analysis | 9/6/2012

Nokia's latest launch efforts are uninspired, reckons seasoned telecom analyst

Euronews: AlcaLu to Pinpoint Job Cuts
News Analysis | 9/6/2012

In today's EMEA roundup: Alcatel-Lucent board meeting next week could reveal all; Ciena does 100G for UK boffins' network; NSN scores in Poland

Verizon's New Droids Last Longer, Browse Faster
LR Mobile News Analysis | 9/5/2012

Google introduces 'the new Motorola Mobility,' along with three RAZR smartphones promising the fastest 4G LTE speeds and longest battery life on the market

Nokia's Lumia 920: Will It Support US LTE?
Jonestown | 9/5/2012

3:20 PM Nokia says the Lumia will support LTE in the US, but the phone's official specs indicate it won't run on any new networks from the major carriers

Network Managed Services Deals Stay Big
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 9/5/2012

Telecom network operators still want their technology suppliers to provide managed services

Harmonic Goes All-Out for CCAP
LR Cable News Analysis | 9/5/2012

Harmonic quietly adds Docsis expertise as it prepares to take a run at a new product category that will pit it against Cisco, Arris and Motorola

Nokia Lights Up Windows Phone 8 Devices
LR Mobile News Analysis | 9/5/2012

City overlays on maps, built-in wireless charging and camera improvements are at the heart of the new Nokia WP8 Lumia 920 phone

XO Adds Ciena to 100G Roster
News Analysis | 9/5/2012

After picking NSN for the 100G core, XO extends its use of Ciena in metro and regional networks. Who's missing?

Huawei Ups Its Security Charm Offensive
AsiaBlog | 9/5/2012

10:00 AM Vendor publishes cyber security white paper, proclaims innocence

Avail-TVN Preps Google Fiber for TV Everywhere
LR Cable News Analysis | 9/5/2012

Also: NTT Docomo buys into Guamanian cable; Amazon gets Epix; TiVo expands IPTV ambitions; Pace connects with ThinkAnalytics

Skype's Big Billing Break
EuroBlog | 9/5/2012

8:15 AM Landmark moment as carriers get chance to bill for Skype services

What's Underneath OTT?
Que Sera Sarah | 9/5/2012

8:00 AM Quality, security, monetization and more are all on the docket at the IIT's Real-Time Communications conference next week in Chicago

Infinera CEO Campaigns for Growth
News Analysis | 9/5/2012

Infinera's chief is pumped about the DTN-X success and says lowering the cost of high-bandwidth networks is the key to industry growth

Euronews: It's Make or Break for Nokia (Again)
News Analysis | 9/5/2012

In today's EMEA roundup: Will Windows 8 handsets launch the fightback? Plus, VimpelCom upgrades with Ciena; AlcaLu partners with Concurrent

What to See at IBC
EuroBlog | 9/5/2012

6:15 AM It's going to be a video frenzy in Amsterdam

Alcatel-Lucent Tries Another Cable Angle
LR Cable News Analysis | 9/5/2012

AlcaLu combines its CDN platform with origin servers and edge caches from Concurrent, a vendor with some Tier 1 cable operator customers

Apple vs. Samsung: LTE & the Damage Done
Jonestown | 9/4/2012

5:10 PM Carriers will be on the losing end of this patent battle if it spreads to ban a new LTE iPhone or the 4G Galaxy S III from their networks

Google Tweaks 'Fiberhood' Data
LR Cable News Analysis | 9/4/2012

About 73 'fiberhoods' are closer to their pre-registration goals as Google fine-tunes data to account for vacant lots and abandoned homes

Juniper's QFabric Looks Ordinary Inside
News Analysis | 9/4/2012

12:40 PM QFabric does have a proprietary center, but its inner workings are built from some familiar acronyms, a blogger concludes

T-Mobile Tests Mobile VoIP in UK
LR Mobile News Analysis | 9/4/2012

T-Mobile devises its answer to Skype in the UK with a new mobile VoIP app called Clever Connect

Nokia Tries Again With Mobile Music
LR Mobile News Analysis | 9/4/2012

This time Nokia Music is free, ad-free and exclusive to its Lumia handsets in the US to better position its app against OTT options

Huawei's Latest JV
AsiaBlog | 9/4/2012

10:00 AM Teams up with IT services firm iSoftStone but there's hesitation over the US market

Set-Top Repair Giant Seeks Chapter 11 Fix
LR Cable News Analysis | 9/4/2012

Also: Freesat builds in Netflix; DirecTV cuts price on NFL Sunday Ticket on PS3s; consumers clamor for Apple's phantom TV set

The 2012 Leading Lights Awards: Enter Now!
The Philter | 9/4/2012

9:00 AM Click here to nominate your company or executives for the 2012 Leading Lights Awards and the Light Reading Hall of Fame

Will Sharing Ease Spectrum Shortage?
Wireless Bits | 9/4/2012

8:15 AM As EC proposes spectrum-sharing policy, regulators need to get on board

Seeking the New Silicon Valley
EuroBlog | 9/4/2012

7:35 AM Good news for startups as Telefónica ups its investment game

Euronews: €300M Boost for Startups
News Analysis | 9/4/2012

In today's EMEA roundup: Telefónica Digital seeks incubation cash; EC wants more spectrum-sharing; Ericsson in pole position for NSN's BSS?

Why Ciena Shuns the SDN Tag
News Analysis | 9/3/2012

Every transport vendor has its own take on software-defined networking (SDN) but the term doesn't suit everyone

China Mobile Steps Up Cloud RAN Efforts
LR Mobile News Analysis | 9/3/2012

China Mobile has teamed up with Agilent to take its cloud-based radio access network (RAN) efforts to the next level

So Who Owns Huawei?
AsiaBlog | 9/3/2012

10:30 AM It's employee-owned but a report questions how

Euronews: Vodafone Confirms Zain Deal
News Analysis | 9/3/2012

In today's EMEA roundup: Mobile giant expands Middle East reach; Kabel Deutschland gets with Wi-Fi; TalkTalk TV creates 500 new jobs

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