The chipmaker's success has turned its quarterly earnings into a status update on Cisco's and Juniper's latest
The company debuts a new service, with a catch
As consumer demand fades, the world's largest cellphone maker will close down multiple manufacturing sites to cut costs by about $905 million annually
The FCC could prohibit more than 100 TV stations from ceasing regular analog operations on Feb. 17
It's progress, but not as we'd like it! Heavy Reading analyst sees Europe falling further behind North America and Asia/Pacific
Time Warner Cable could split from Time Warner Inc. in mere weeks
491 TV stations intend to cease regular analog operations on February 17, the original DTV transition date. But will the FCC let them?
Israeli vendor has a taker for its new GPON platform; plus other news from the FTTH Council Europe event in snowy Denmark
Verizon CTO Richard Lynch says he will announce vendor selections for LTE at the Mobile World Congress next week
Crowds flock to Copenhagen for FTTH event
Test lab EANTC puts MPLS-TP through its paces
The new 7210 reaches Ethernet CPE territory
In a filing full of layoff talk and corporate jet cuts, we find that Nortel still plans to reward its employees who pound out patents
Connection application lets BlackBerry and iPhone users find the best times and places for data dumps
Combined, companies are worth $2.5B
Satellite TV giant tells recession to take a hike in Q4
Appeals court denies Verizon's attempt to overturn an FCC order that prevents the telco from using some controversial retention tactics
RCN is starting to wire up its systems for Docsis 3.0, taking on Comcast, Time Warner Cable, and Cablevision in New York and Boston
Vendor says mobile data traffic will exceed mobile voice traffic by 2010
Mobile data traffic to increase 66-fold between 2008 and 2013, by which time it will reach 2 exabytes a month, forecasts Cisco
Taking a small swipe at router vendors, IP Infusion proposes that BGP route servers get split from the router
Motorola formally enters the 'RF over Glass' sector with a deal that gives it exclusive access to Alloptic's family of MicroNodes UPDATED 2:30 PM
The loneliness of an early Latitude adopter
China's IPTV services have to stand out by being interactive and entertaining
BesTV's Ian Chin says telco IPTV in China is bundled with broadband subscriptions and comfortably coexists as an interactive supplement to a linear cable TV service in many households. But he says Chinese carriers want to soon make an IPTV subscription something that is delivered to consumer homes, office PCs, and mobile phones.
Cable engineers give high marks to platform that could enable digital set-tops to access Web-sourced video fare
Examining the upstarts hoping to break into the LTE base station market dominated by the big four RAN equipment vendors
But what might they buy with it?
A cheaper touch worldwide
MSO is in process of reclaiming analog spectrum in the Bay Area, a move that will generate headroom for more HD, VoD, and Docsis 3.0
The first 100 awards of the Grammys went online this year
As the mobile OS wars wage on, the LiMo Foundation announced Telefónica and SK Telecom are its latest operator backers
An analyst report says Motorola is picking up FiOS GPON buildouts at AlcaLu's expense
Danish incumbent to open up its network to third-party developers as it joins the growing number of Telco 2.0 early adopters
Portland cost $45M to unwire
Satellite giant may be more vulnerable to recession-driven downgrades than its rivals
Vodafone and Hutchison's 3 merge operations Down Under
thePlatform today announced that it has begun reselling CDN and cloud storage services
The company's multi-pronged strategy starts by reselling third-party services, but the carrier could roll out its own CDN
Operator's latest TV ad will make you smile
Pride and Prejudice and Zombies
Stations are free to flip the digital switch on February 17, but it's clear that delay backers want everyone to wait until June 12
Muni in Milledgeville!
Despite reporting dismal earnings yesterday
U-verse customers can now upgrade to a rechargeable remote. Is that the sound of one hand clapping I hear?
The recession could drive new relationships between online companies and service providers, facilitating the growth of Internet video
MSO taking a hard look at how RFoG, EPON, and 10-Gig EPON can help out in greenfields and MDUs, and aid its biz-service plans
Spanish giant Telefónica puts further faith in Chinese vendor
It's earnings season, and the forecasts are falling
By the rest of us
Danish incumbent is the latest to field-trial femtocell technology and could move to a commercial deployment by the end of 2009
Full-power broadcasters must notify the FCC by Monday if they intend to terminate analog service on or after February 17
Canadian MSO gets big bragging rights with a new Docsis 3.0 tier that enables downstream bursts that hit the magical 100-Mbit/s mark
Sanmina-SCI offers a hand, but JDSU won't be giving up on manufacturing
Perennial chart-topper sets a new record for video traffic in December
Carriers thwarted as the EU holds firm on mobile termination fees
3:10 PM -- Like some US MSOs, some cablers up north aren't giving short shrift to switched digital video...
Are you watching, Europe? Dutch incumbent shows what can be done by joining in with municipal fiber access rollout in Amsterdam
We heart the heartland
The Ethernet-over-bonded copper pair market has been holding up fairly well, fueled by the promise of a quick return on investment
Telcos are showing progress against cable
No, not the software kind
What does it mean for Clearwire?
Not convinced TWC is attacking competition with a sense of urgency, analyst cuts stock to 'Sell'
MSO confirms it will impose monthly Internet usage caps, but the new ceilings won't apply to Charter's new Docsis 3.0 service
Router and service provider sales are down but not out. Meanwhile, Cisco is still promising an aggressive consumer push
With restructuring underway, Nortel is taking its Metro Ethernet Networks division off the block
An interesting little snippet
Ahead of MWC, Nokia Siemens unveils a software-defined, multi-standard base station that supports GSM, UMTS, and LTE
Nortel's president of carrier networks, Richard Lowe, says vendor is committed to LTE and wireless
But they're taking a tally just in case
Canadian MSOs whipping up wideband trials and deployments
Dragged down by the world economy, Cisco says its Q3 sales will drop a stunning 15% to 20% from a year ago
With House and Senate approval in hand, bill now awaits the signature of President Obama, who's already in favor of the four-month delay
Time Warner and Disney report disappointing results
Wall Street's not expecting much from the telco equipment sector next quarter
And other itidbits from this morning's earnings call
What's up, and what might be down
MSO is cutting 1,250 jobs to further reduce costs, but also expects to deploy WiMax service in 'at least one market' this year
Ten years from now, the average household will be running a 1-Gbit/s fixed Internet connection – the only question is how to get there
But a cool (yet creepy) location feature is coming to the G1
The 'real' 100-Gig era can't begin until someone has a 'real tester'
MSO adds subs in most product categories, but the rate of growth dipped in the midst of a tough economy and surging competition
Goodwill impairment charge sends Alcatel-Lucent's full year numbers deep into the red as it gears up for a tough 2009
Nortel's bankruptcy put a dent in Alvarion's revenues while restructuring charges led the vendor to post a Q4 loss of $4.8M
Web video firm worries Cox's traffic management will treat its P2P-based service as a 'second-class citizen'
Does the new Yahoo CEO have a press management problem?
Last call for the Mobile Devices unit?
Even Moto's set-top unit didn't get through Q4 unscathed
2009 will provide a vital opportunity for SIP services to demonstrate their full potential, and SIP trunking will be an important test case
Chinese vendor joins five other equipment vendors at Verizon and Vodafone's joint LTE trial
Putting a percentage on cuts and personal reevaluation
Will Android do it for Motorola in '09?
Moto's device chief has no idea when it will stop raining red ink
Moto posts a $3.6B loss for Q4, cuts its dividend, and says goodbye to its CFO
Edge routing startup says it has a more flexible capacity management tool than many similar ones used by operators today
FPGA company sees a chance to chip into an increasingly expensive ASIC market
Hulu's secret is finally revealed in Super Bowl commercial
Comcast: initial investigation suggests porn-interrupted Super Bowl moment 'was an isolated malicious act'
Apple wants Adobe to craft a specific version of Flash that will retain much of the functionality of the desktop version
How desperate is your gift search?
Q1 is going to come in light, possibly the result of U-verse delays. Prep the layoff machine
AT&T-DirecTV 'quad-play' bundle puts cable in the crosshairs, but Dish will likely feel the pinch in the short-term
Getting interactive with IPTV will take time, patience, and just the right content
Comcast says its VoIP service does not fall under the new system it is using to manage high-speed Internet traffic UPDATED 2/3 4:30 PM
Deutsche Telekom's head of new media, Randolph Nikutta, tells us that the future of IPTV could be quite stunning. In an interview taped late last year, Nikutta told us the telco is rolling out interactive features in its IPTV service over the next few years, primarily with sports programming. But, he says, the technology exists to allow viewers to be their own directors in the next five to 10 years.
Digging into Qualcomm's Q4 'Earnings Quality'
Did everyone forget how to use their DVRs?
The 'virtualization' buzzword comes to telecom, where Juniper says it's got a better alternative to virtual routers
Sources say a sale of the Shenzhen, China, manufacturing facility is imminent