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WWDC Could Bring News of New Apple Streaming Service

June 2, 2015 2:56 pm | by Andrew Berg, Wireless Week | News | Comments

Apple is prepping to launch a new streaming music service that will cost $10 per month, according to the Wall Street Journal.           


Tuesdays with Roger: Charter May Have Sights Set on Wireless

June 2, 2015 2:49 pm | by Alex Shanahan, Ben Munson | Videos | Comments

Big mergers and acquisitions are in bloom this spring but perhaps none are catching as many wireless industry eyes as the proposed Charter-Time Warner team-up.


Cisco Loses Two Presidents, Gains New CEO

June 2, 2015 11:35 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Gary Moore, chief operating officer, and Rob Lloyd, president of development and sales will leave the company later this month. Chuck Robbins will take over as CEO upon John Chambers' departure . . .    


Time Warner Cable CFO Steps Down, Joins WeWork

June 2, 2015 11:03 am | by Helena Fahnrich, @CEDmagazine | News | Comments

Arthur Minson will continue working as an advisor to Time Warner...                                                                  


Sling Taps Weinberger as Chief Product Officer

June 1, 2015 2:09 pm | by Helena Fahnrich, @CEDmagazine | News | Comments

Dish Network has appointed Ben Weinberger as senior vice president and chief product officer of Sling TV. Weinberger, co-founder and former CEO of Digitalsmiths, will oversee Sling TV's product . . . 


LTE Innovation Summit: FirstNet - Are We Ready?

June 1, 2015 1:50 pm | by Wireless Week Staff | Videos | Comments

In this panel at Rhode & Schwartz's LTE Innovation Summit, Wireless Week's Andrew Berg moderates a panel of experts for an in-depth discussion of the challenges and opportunities ahead for an nationwide interoperable first responder's network.


Google Making Progress on Project Loon

June 1, 2015 1:44 pm | by Andrew Berg, Wireless Week | News | Comments

Mike Cassidy, vice president of Project Loon for Google, said that the project is progressing to the point that it could be ready for commercial deployment as soon...


NSA Surveillance Program Suspended, Congress Debates Renewal

June 1, 2015 1:04 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

The National Security Agency suspended its collection of domestic phone records at midnight after Kentucky Senator Rand Paul blocked extensions of the program Sunday. The program and several other . . .


Lenovo’s New Cast Device Joins Google, Amazon in Crowded Market

June 1, 2015 12:51 pm | by Helena Fahnrich, @CEDmagazine | News | Comments

Lenovo has introduced a new casting device that can send video content from personal devices to set-top boxes. The palm-sized device will be available this August for $49. It comes equipped with . . .


Frontier Readies OTA, OTT Content Offering

June 1, 2015 11:23 am | by Helena Fahnrich, @CEDmagazine | News | Comments

Frontier is moving forward with its trial to bring a combined Over-the-Air (OTA) and Over-the-top (OTT) content service to its customers. The service is meant for customers who primarily want . . .


Cox partners with TiVo to offer VOD catalog

May 29, 2015 3:15 pm | by Helena Fahnrich, @CEDmagazine | News | Comments

TiVo and Cox will offer Video on Demand services to TiVo's Permiere and Roamio DVR customers. The partnership was first announced in 2010, and will finally see the light of day in early June. The . . . 


AT&T and DirecTV address conditions on merger

May 29, 2015 12:51 pm | by Helena Fahnrich, Associate Editor, @CEDmagazine | News | Comments

AT&T and DirecTV met with the FCC as planned to address the conditions Netflix, Dish, Cogent, and advocacy groups want imposed on the pending merger. In the filing the companies cited the FCC's . . . 


The Comcast-Time Warner Merger Died so OTT Video Could Live

May 29, 2015 12:29 pm | by Ben Munson, Wireless Week | Blogs | Comments

That kind of scale could have squashed the new emerging TV model. It could have killed OTT video just as it was getting good. FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler was sure to...


Report: FCC Unlikely to Expand 600 MHz Auction Spectrum Reserve

May 29, 2015 11:42 am | by Ben Munson, Associate Editor, @wwbenmunson | News | Comments

All four carriers along with cable and internet companies have lobbied for certain conditions in the 600 MHz auctions, which are tentatively scheduled to begin in the first half of 2016. The proceedings will likely be one of the last times for the...


Global IP Traffic to Soar Over Next 5 Years

May 29, 2015 11:32 am | by Helena Fahnrich, @CEDmagazine | News | Comments

By 2019 the number of global fixed line business Internet users will reach 2.2 billion and business users connecting via mobile will hit 582 million. Overall business devices and connections will reach 5.3 billion globally, while business...



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