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Pas Vrai, Says Neuf
EuroBlog | 4/16/2007

Denies it has bought triple-play ISP Club Internet

Friday Funding Roundup
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/13/2007

AirTight, Ensequence, Samplify, and Telsima are this week's lucky VC recipients

Dolce Starts Verivue
News Analysis | 4/13/2007

Former Juniper VP has a new video-related startup called Verivue

The Big Sheet
Nearpoints | 4/13/2007

A solution to global warming the space crowd could love

BT Pressures Vendors Over PBT
News Analysis | 4/13/2007

BT wants its 21CN vendors to support its Provider Backbone Transport strategy for Ethernet – a move that would boost margins, says BT

LR Picks Its Movers & Shakers
News Analysis | 4/13/2007

Light Reading picks the top ten biggest names and brightest stars in the telecom world

Mulling a Milestone
The Bauminator | 4/13/2007

Cable operators really are deploying switched digital video tech

Cable Tops 7M VOIP Subs in Q4
LR Cable News Analysis | 4/13/2007

North American cable operators added more than 1 million VOIP subscribers for the third straight time over the fall

World's Wurst Driver
Red Panda | 4/13/2007

Another sausage-related tragedy

Movin' & Shakin'
Cisco Watch | 4/13/2007

Charlie tops the charts

Joost's Got Balls
EuroBlog | 4/13/2007

A welcome addition to the Joost lineup: soccer!

Happy Birthday, Cheeta
Monkey Bidness | 4/13/2007

One-time matinee idol is world's oldest ape

Panic Sensors
Jonestown | 4/12/2007

Too much information?

RIM's Dual Focus
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/12/2007

RIM plots consumer and enterprise course as shares fall on missed revenue expectations

Imagine Connects With SeaChange
LR Cable News Analysis | 4/12/2007

VOD upstart Imagine Communications has notched its first integration deal

Akamai Swoops on Red Swoosh
News Analysis | 4/12/2007

CDN provider Akamai acquired P2P delivery specialist Red Swoosh today

Departing Vonage CEO May Get $1.2M
News Analysis | 4/12/2007

Vonage ex-CEO Michael Snyder could get a $1.2 million severance payout, depending on the terms of his dismissal

Microsoft IPTV Hits Spain
EuroBlog | 4/12/2007

Another notch in Microsoft's European IPTV bedpost

Nacchio Update: The Jury's Out
News Analysis | 4/12/2007

Defense attorneys close arguments after calling character witnesses but no Nacchio

BT Aims to Finish 21CN in Late 2011
News Analysis | 4/12/2007

Timeline for BT's NGN extends to the very last days of 2011, but leading executive says the business case remains intact

Telcos Trump Cable Broadband Gains
LR Cable News Analysis | 4/12/2007

US phone companies signed up at least 100,000 more high-speed data subscribers than cable operators last fall

Mobile Phones: Hackers' Next Target
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/12/2007

Attackers find fertile ground as wireless devices increase in both popularity and vulnerability

Vonage CEO Leaves; Job Cuts Begin
News Analysis | 4/12/2007

Michael Snyder has stepped down as CEO, as Vonage says it will cut 10 percent of its workforce

God Bless You, Mr. Vonnegut
Monkey Bidness | 4/12/2007

He's come unstuck in time

FiOS Tracker
The Philter | 4/12/2007

Verizon FTTH news and notes

Inside Cablevision's 'RS-DVR'
LR Cable News Analysis | 4/11/2007

Cablevision is playing for keeps with its controversial 'Remote Storage' DVR

We Fade to Grey
Wireless Bits | 4/11/2007

The utopian dream of municipal broadband doesn't always work perfectly the first time

RIM's Profits Rise in Q4
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/11/2007

BlackBerry maker reveals that SEC has formalized its stock grants investigation

Whoopie for Watermarking
The Bauminator | 4/11/2007

Video watermarking products are coming out of the woodwork

A New View of Europe
EuroBlog | 4/11/2007

Welcome to Light Reading Europe

Boom Box, 21C Style
Jonestown | 4/11/2007

MP3 Phones are noise pollution!

Sandvine Swings to Profit
News Analysis | 4/11/2007

DPI vendor reported a 121 percent revenue increase in its Q1 earnings release

I've Been Framed
Monkey Bidness | 4/11/2007

We were just good friends, I swear it

Critical WiFi Bug Found on Linux
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/11/2007

France Telecom researcher demo'd device driver bug in MadWiFi Linux kernel

Mercedes Attacks Operator
Light Ranting | 4/11/2007

Some people take mobile phones too seriously

Moto to Resell ECI DSLAMs
News Analysis | 4/11/2007

ECI finds a new partner in Motorola as it strives to break into the North American broadband access market

Jitter Is Good (Update)
The Philter | 4/11/2007

Still tracking the buzz

Adtran, Tellabs Ring Up Qwest RFP
News Analysis | 4/10/2007

Adtran and Tellabs look as if they'll get most of the booty in a Qwest RFP for fiber plant network upgrades

Rinera Raises $9M
News Analysis | 4/10/2007

Video distribution hopeful Rinera Networks gets a boost from two VC firms

Patently Appealing
Cutting Loose | 4/10/2007

NextWave's IPWireless buyout could yield hidden treasure

The Wide Pod?
Jonestown | 4/10/2007

The iPhone isn't even out yet and Palm is already getting jabs in

Light Ranting | 4/10/2007

Dr. Dre's associate may be eyeing P2P

Integra5 Rolls the Dice
Cable Guy | 4/10/2007

The big question is whether consumers will actually pay something extra for these convergence products

Presto! Entropic to Merge With RF Magic
LR Cable News Analysis | 4/10/2007

Entropic and RF Magic will merge to create a powerhouse in connected home components

Palm's Open Source Hope
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/10/2007

Palm pushes Linux and ducks M&A questions at its analyst day

China Mobile 3G Contracts Awarded
News Analysis | 4/10/2007

ZTE and the Datang/Alcatel Shanghai Bell partnership are beneficiaries of a pilot 3G network run by China Mobile

WiMax Startup Telsima Pockets $50M
News Analysis | 4/10/2007

Indian WiMax specialist lands a further $50 million as it capitalizes on broadband wireless interest in India

Ignore the Trolls
BroadBananas | 4/10/2007

Tim O'Reilly grabbed some headlines by calling for civility in the blogosphere through the adoption of a 'Blogger's Code of Conduct'

Bay, Enigma Team on 40 Gig
News Analysis | 4/10/2007

The chip startups say demand for 40-Gbit/s and even 80-Gbit/s linecards begins now

Wireless in Seattle
Jonestown | 4/9/2007

Broadband abounds in the rainy city

Qwest's Quest for Video
News Analysis | 4/9/2007

Without a silver bullet in the consumer video market, Qwest is using four different approaches to keep cable competitors on their toes

Japanese MSO Moves 160 Mbit/s
LR Cable News Analysis | 4/9/2007

Japan's J:COM is matching competitors speed-for-speed with a service based on pre-Docsis 3.0 Wideband technology

Idolatry, Chinese Style
Monkey Bidness | 4/9/2007

They just don't get it

Vonage, Charter Break It Off
The Bauminator | 4/9/2007

Don't expect any new Vonage subs to come via its bundling trial with Charter

NextWave Buys IPWireless
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/9/2007

After $200M in funding over nearly eight years, IPWireless's long bet on time-division duplex technology nets $100M payoff

.11n Thunder
Nearpoints | 4/9/2007

Next-gen WiFi to dominate by the end of 2007?

AOI Raises $28M More
News Analysis | 4/9/2007

PON player, Applied Optoelectronics, closes Series E funding round

Telecom Italia: Mama Mia!
Light Ranting | 4/9/2007

Potential breakup gives politicos agita

Appeals Court Lifts Vonage Injunction
News Analysis | 4/9/2007

A federal appeals court has granted Vonage an emergency stay on the injunction, allowing the company to sign up new subscribers

That's So PC
The Philter | 4/9/2007

Akimbo opens more distribution Windows

Early Easter in N. Korea
Monkey Bidness | 4/8/2007

Galumphing down the bunny trail

What Would Jesus Drink?
Red Panda | 4/6/2007

Certainly not Coca-Cola

U-verse Grows
The Philter | 4/6/2007

U-verse subs up 300 percent

Friday Funding Roundup
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/6/2007

Cellfish, ExtendMedia, Proximetry, and YouMail are this week's VC lovers

Games Get an Express Lane
News Analysis | 4/6/2007

GameRail is amassing beta testers for a fiber network intended to eliminate lag in video games

Optical Guts
Craig's A-List | 4/6/2007

Revisiting the 'macro-merger' question

Charter: Vonage Friend or Foe?
LR Cable News Analysis | 4/6/2007

Charter Communications has turned up a new marketing campaign designed to help worried Vonage customers

Say It Ain't So, Joe
Light Ranting | 4/6/2007

Another 'dumb CEO' defense

Vonage Dissed at Injunction Junction
News Analysis | 4/6/2007

Judge signed injunction against Vonage and denied the company's request for a 120-day stay

Effing Irony
Monkey Bidness | 4/6/2007

Hoist by its own petard

Tardy Storage
Cisco Watch | 4/6/2007

Consumer device sees deadline slip

Qwest Memos Warned of Weakness
News Analysis | 4/6/2007

The prosecution rests in the trial of ex-CEO Joseph Nacchio, who, it turns out, 'wasn't an email kind of person'

Solving IPTV's Security Problem
News Analysis | 4/5/2007

Vendors wrestle to protect emerging services from attacks – without driving cost-conscious customers away

Peeps Update
Light Ranting | 4/5/2007

Ever wonder happens to Peeps in a vacuum? (probably not)

Vonage Sits for Stay
News Analysis | 4/5/2007

Vonage case will see some action tomorrow

Apple Unstrung
Jonestown | 4/5/2007

Nevermind the iPhone; where's the WiPod?

Hammerhead Hooks Up PBT
News Analysis | 4/5/2007

A new software feature lets the Hammerhead switch become a PBT gateway of sorts

Vegas, Baby!
Cisco Watch | 4/5/2007

Beating up on Microsoft

The Latest Italian Job
EuroBlog | 4/5/2007

So who's NOT interested in a slice of Telecom Italia?

SEC Scraps Terayon Investigation
LR Cable News Analysis | 4/5/2007

Terayon has cleared an important legal hurdle

Wireless Blues
Craig's A-List | 4/5/2007

Another day in high-tech utopia

CTIA 2007 Highlights
LRTV Documentaries | 4/5/2007

Fresh off its penetrating coverage of 3GSM, LRTV's crew travels to the largest wireless show in North America, CTIA, to provide more of the same

Veraz IPO Comes in Low
News Analysis | 4/5/2007

Price for shares of softswitch vendor Veraz comes in below the previously stated range, cutting the proceeds to $72M

Hacking Bluetooth With a USB Stick
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/5/2007

European researchers have built a Bluetooth sniffer on a $30 USB dongle

Pipex Picks Nokia Siemens for WiMax Pilot
News Analysis | 4/5/2007

British ISP picks Nokia Siemens Networks for its pilot, but analyst doesn't see much future for WiMax in the UK

Sweden Not Ready to Rock
Monkey Bidness | 4/5/2007

Don't try to name the kid 'Limp Bizkit'

Will Fujitsu Join PBT Parade?
News Analysis | 4/4/2007

The vendor has plans to be the next out with a PBT product, a source says

LR's Cable Power Play
BroadBananas | 4/4/2007

Jeff Baumgartner has taken the helm as editor of Light Reading's Cable Digital News

MetroPCS Eyes $1B IPO
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/4/2007

As expected, the local wireless operator is looking to net $1 billion in its first float

HSDPA Rides the Rails
Wireless Bits | 4/4/2007

Ridin' the wireless broadband train

Camiant Puts Video Policy Gear Into Play
LR Cable News Analysis | 4/4/2007

Camiant's new video-focused policy platform will face stiff competition

Big Nanny Is Watching
Red Panda | 4/4/2007

Wedgie picking in the UK just got harder

21CN Update
EuroBlog | 4/4/2007

BT is preparing an update on 21CN – we have our own

Top Team Changes at BT's 21CN
News Analysis | 4/4/2007

Is Paul Reynolds leaving BT?

Report: IP Test Sector Set for More M&A
News Analysis | 4/4/2007

More M&A activity in the IP test-and-measurement sector is on the horizon, according to a new Light Reading Insider report

Made-Up Vampires
The Philter | 4/4/2007

Indie film features Cheaters leader

Gateway Key to BT's Fusion Flop
News Analysis | 4/4/2007

Home gateway penetration is one reason BT's FMC service, Fusion, has failed to take off in the same way as Orange's Unik

Alcatel-Lucent Gets Tropical
News Analysis | 4/3/2007

AlcaLu says Tropic Networks gives it something special in optical management, but industry observers say there's much more to the deal

Comcast Invests in Vyatta
LR Cable News Analysis | 4/3/2007

Comcast is pouring money into open-source networking, leading a round of financing for Vyatta

Arcwave Quietly Shuts Shop
LR Cable News Analysis | 4/3/2007

Arcwave, a firm that specialized in wireless plant extension gear for cable operators, officially waved good-bye last month.

It's the Consumer, Stupid
Column | 4/3/2007

Consumers are driving all sorts of new applications in the wireless world. Is anybody paying attention?

Grounded Cells
The Philter | 4/3/2007

FCC drops cells on plane discussion

AlcaLu Breaks Down (in) 2006
News Analysis | 4/3/2007

New numbers show the dramatic dip in Alcatel-Lucent's wireless infrastructure division in the fourth quarter of 2006

KT: Game Over
Craig's A-List | 4/3/2007

Familiar gripes about carriers and bit pipes

The Great WiMax Split
Cutting Loose | 4/3/2007

At CTIA, the next major fault line in the wide-area wireless industry was on display

Monks of Mesh
Jonestown | 4/3/2007

Unwired in Tibet

Ink-Stained Wretches
Monkey Bidness | 4/3/2007

The Press is depressing

Keep On Keepin' ON
EuroBlog | 4/3/2007

Keep an eye on Greek outfit ON Telecoms

Insider: Location Finds Itself
LR Mobile News Analysis | 4/3/2007

New players, cooler apps, and cheaper chips are driving a resurgence in the mobile location services market, according to the latest Unstrung Insider

Cisco Creates Russian Investment Fund
News Analysis | 4/3/2007

The latest emerging market on Cisco's investment radar is Russia, where the IP giant isn't restricting its investments to tech vendors

Q Misadventures
Nearpoints | 4/2/2007

Support as an abstract, theoretical concept

OFC/NFOEC 2007 in Pictures
Slide Shows | 4/2/2007

A photo overview of last week's components confab

Nacchio Advisor Stirs Up the Defense
News Analysis | 4/2/2007

Prosecutors brought more former Qwest executives to the stand, as well as Nacchio's former financial advisor

Ex-Execs at Large
Cisco Watch | 4/2/2007

Your latest alumni report

Comcast, Insight Divvy Up Midwest
LR Cable News Analysis | 4/2/2007

Will it play in Peoria? Comcast and Insight have agreed to split up a long-standing cable system partnership in the Midwest

Vyyo Wins Cox, Points to Others
LR Cable News Analysis | 4/2/2007

Vyyo has started supplying its bandwidth-expanding spectrum overlay equipment to Cox

Nokia Siemens Opens on a Downer
News Analysis | 4/2/2007

New joint venture kicks off Day 1 with reduced growth expectations for 2007, handing a big advantage to rival Ericsson, say analysts

April Fools
Monkey Bidness | 4/2/2007

Not sure I believe this story

AT&T Closes In on Telecom Italia Stake
News Analysis | 4/2/2007

AT&T and América Móvil each plan to buy a stake in the holding company that controls Telecom Italia

Motorola to Shock With TAZR
News Analysis | 4/1/2007

Aims to spark revenues with a combination cellphone and high-voltage personal security device

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