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EU regulator Vestager: Apple's App Store is anticompetitive
News Analysis | 4/30/2021

Apple's App Store breaches EU competition law, says EU antitrust chief Margrethe Vestager. But will it just start charging for downloads instead?

American Tower: Edge computing worth 'billions of dollars annually'
News Analysis | 4/29/2021

'We intend to explore global joint ventures or partnerships to effectively leverage these inherent opportunities,' said American Tower's CEO.

Ergen hazy on Dish-AWS deal financials, 5G buildout costs
News Analysis | 4/29/2021

Dish Network plans to run its 5G network in Amazon's public cloud, but the details surrounding the companies' partnership remain somewhat fuzzy.

Facebook's revenue up 48%, but will iOS 14.5 bite?
News Analysis | 4/29/2021

Facebook's Q1 revenue soared 22% to $21.47 billion, 98.7% of it from advertisements, but the social media giant hopes AR will help eventually build some non-ad revenue, too.

The Leading Lights returns in 2021
The Philter | 4/29/2021

Light Reading's flagship awards program has more categories and more chances to celebrate – online and in person. We're accepting entries beginning May 3.

Microsoft Q3 enjoying lockdown
News Analysis | 4/28/2021

Software giant on a roll as cloud and PC revenue stay on upward curve.

People clicking at home raises Google revenues 34%
News Analysis | 4/28/2021

Google rides lockdown to huge revenues of $55.3 billion. But faces challenges in Washington, London and Brussels for how it's used its market dominance.

Toward a common 4G/5G core network
Heavy Lifting Analyst Notes | 4/27/2021

SPONSORED: Heavy Reading's "Cloud-Native 5G Core Operator Survey" explores the importance of a common 4G/5G core.

Will network operators eventually rent their 5G equipment, too?
News Analysis | 4/26/2021

Analysts at Cowen say interest in an active/shared RAN solution between tower operators and carriers is on the rise. 'This is exactly in line with the way we're thinking,' says Dish Network's Marc Rouanne.

Snap results crack and pop
News Analysis | 4/23/2021

Snapchat's daily users soar to 280 million, as the messaging app hoovers up Android users in India. But Snap still loses $287 million in the first quarter.

Dish's 5G network architect explains the new Amazon deal
News Analysis | 4/21/2021

Dish Network's Marc Rouanne said the public cloud run by Amazon Web Services will be 'the foundation of our [network] architecture.'

Microsoft fails to reach accord with Discord
News Analysis | 4/21/2021

Reports say the messaging platform rejected the software giant's $12 billion bid and plans to go it alone.

Juniper's Cloud Metro powers the next generation of 5G, edge and IoT services
Guest Perspectives | 4/16/2021

By reimagining metro networks, operators can start overcoming their most pressing business and technical challenges and reinvent their role in the digital ecosystem.

CableLabs takes on role of convergence catalyst
News Analysis | 4/16/2021

CableLabs is spearheading two initiatives – a group made of up execs from service providers and an advisory council comprised of vendors – focused on driving collaboration and scale around network and service convergence.

Dell spins off VMware and winds in its $49B debt
News Analysis | 4/16/2021

Dell bought cloud virtualization star VMware in 2016, and it's booming. But the company is spinning it off to write down a $49 billion debt.

Comcast makes waves in open source
News Analysis | 4/12/2021

Two projects originally created by Comcast engineers – Kuberhealthy and Trickster – are the first from the operator to be accepted as 'Sandbox' projects by the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF).

Podcast: Microsoft Azure's Khalidi curates carrier clouds
LRTV Interviews | 4/7/2021

Yousef Khalidi discusses the economic benefits operators can experience by partnering with a cloud provider.

Is Wi-Fi 6 enough? The need for intelligent management
Guest Perspectives | 4/7/2021

Improving the customer experience while achieving the full promise of Wi-Fi 6.

Viptela founders launch multicloud management startup with $25M in funding
News Analysis | 4/6/2021

Prosimo's AXI service addresses several challenges enterprises face in cloud application delivery, including managing operating costs, meeting application SLAs and 'fragmented security.'

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