All News & Views
Comcast to unleash global UI for TVs, streaming media players

Common interface will be woven into multiple products, including those supporting X1, Flex, Sky Glass, the Xumo streaming JV, and TVs and streamers distributed to Comcast's syndication partners.

Calix transformation to a platform company complete, say execs

Calix execs said over 90% of Q4 bookings comprised platform and managed services as it pursues a 'land and expand' strategy.

AT&T, other network operators navigate IoT turmoil

AT&T is reviving its 'Connected Solutions' unit to navigate the intersection between 5G and IoT. Cameron Coursey, a longtime AT&T IoT exec, will lead it.

What's the Story? Mediacom mum on mobile service details

Jeff Baumgartner joins the podcast with updates on Mediacom's mobile service plans and discusses how the cable industry at large is doing in the mobile space.

Comcast sets mobile record, but Hurricane Ian spins broadband subs into the red

Alongside a gain of 365,000 mobile lines, Comcast lost a better than expected 26,000 broadband subs – which would've been a gain of 4,000 absent the impact of Hurricane Ian.

BICS' data shows an uptick in human and machine roaming in 2022

BICS also noted a marked increase in the number of 5G-enabled devices, which it believes will have implications for SA 5G and roaming demand.

Pollen Mobile distances itself from crypto, sparking DeWi outrage

Critics are concerned that Pollen Mobile's new rewards structure does not have a mechanism that allows early Pollen supporters to accrue more cryptocurrency. And that's caused an uproar.

AT&T's fiber buildout pace could signal broader slowdown

AT&T's lower annual fiber overbuild cadence 'will certainly feed the controversy around whether fiber is pulling back,' a New Street Research analyst notes.

Fixed wireless companies keep pushing NTIA on BEAD rules

FWA providers want NTIA to amend BEAD's restriction on unlicensed spectrum projects. Some advocates agree the change is necessary to close the digital divide.

Eurobites: Ericsson appoints new head of Europe & Latin America region

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: SFR eyes 5G private networks market, with Nokia's help; Telia blown off course by headwinds; Shell Energy comes under Ofcom's cosh.

Optical roundup: Transport gear market to hit $17B by 2027 – Dell'Oro

In this roundup: Dell'Oro Group forecasts that the optical transport equipment market will grow at a 3% CAGR over the next five years; Ciena's Blue Planet appoints a new general manager; and Lumen Technologies expands its 400G Wavelength Services network.

Nokia targets 5G market share gains after ending 2022 on a high

The Finnish equipment maker reports sales growth and profitability at all its major business units and now aims to build on a 5G turnaround.

AT&T preps new FWA product for 'copper catch'

Amid massive fixed wireless gains by Verizon and T-Mobile, AT&T said it too is preparing a new fixed wireless product. But AT&T's overall FWA strategy is different from that of its rivals.

AT&T and Verizon cut 9,400 jobs last quarter

AT&T and Verizon have now cut nearly 170,000 jobs in the last seven years and they are apparently not done yet.

After Verizon lowers expectations, AT&T raises them

AT&T raised its wireless service revenue growth expectations for 2023 a day after Verizon lowered its own forecasts. AT&T CEO John Stankey said the company's overall strategy for 2023 is to maintain course.

AT&T resets fiber plan, sheds light on BlackRock JV

AT&T says it will use a blend of organic growth, partnerships and government subsidies to expands its fiber footprint well beyond 30 million US homes and businesses.

EE is the clear winner in RootMetrics' UK awards

The telco performed the best in most performance tests conducted by RootMetrics, while overall 5G performance and availability improved across operators.

Telstra CEO said she'll work during today's public holiday

Telstra CEO Vicki Brady stirs controversy by declaring she won't observe one of Australia's national holidays.

Qualcomm tries to put some spring in millimeter wave's step

The high-band spectrum can provide a capacity boost in hotspots and support an array of new applications, but the business case remains unclear.

Blockgraph CEO on how data is fueling the future of targeted TV advertising

Blockgraph CEO Jason Manningham joins the podcast to discuss how the company is keeping data safe and secure amid the rising tide of targeted TV advertising.

News & Views Archive
Newsfeed - industry press releases, curated by our editors
NSF 5G testbed to support open source Thursday, January 26, 2023
Sign In