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Daily news and top headlines for broadband communications engineering and design professionals

Best Buy posts dismal Q4, will close 50 stores

March 29, 2012 2:25 pm | by Andrew Berg, Wireless Week | Comments

Best Buy will close 50 of its big-box stores after the company posted fourth-quarter earnings that showed a $1.7 billion loss.

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Rogers takes aim at DAI in VOD with BlackArrow

March 28, 2012 3:08 pm | by Mike Robuck | Comments

BlackArrow notched a big customer win for its dynamic ad insertion (DAI) in VOD platform with Rogers Communications.

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Alticast, Cisco help Videotron improve TV service

March 28, 2012 3:05 pm | by Brian Santo | Comments

It also appears that Videotron will offer limited a la carte, as well.

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Cisco to buy ClearAccess’ software operation

March 28, 2012 3:03 pm | by Brian Santo | Comments

The acquisition would give Cisco direct title to critical software for home network visibility and management based on TR-069 standards.

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Sprint mulls LTE tie-ups with regional carriers

March 28, 2012 3:01 pm | by Maisie Ramsay, Wireless Week | Comments

Sprint may consider partnering with regional wireless providers on LTE through network sharing and spectrum hosting arrangements, according to a top network executive.

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NTIA report identifies prime spectrum, advocates sharing

March 28, 2012 2:59 pm | by Andrew Berg, Wireless Week | Comments

The U.S. Department of Commerce, through the NTIA, announced the results of a report that found 95 MHz of prime spectrum could be repurposed for wireless broadband use.

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Comcast names Rudnay chief communications officer

March 28, 2012 2:57 pm | by Mike Robuck | Comments

Comcast announced today that D’Arcy Rudnay was named to the newly created position of chief communications officer.

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Charter Business hires Fair as VP of channel sales

March 28, 2012 2:55 pm | by Mike Robuck | Comments

Charter Business has hired Michael Fair as its new vice president of channel sales and national accounts.

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NetAmerica, Panhandle light up Bonfire LTE

March 28, 2012 2:54 pm | by Maisie Ramsay, Wireless Week | Comments

Panhandle Telephone Cooperative is about to switch on LTE service in rural Oklahoma, and it won't do it alone: It's getting help from the NetAmerica Alliance

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Aurora wins SCTE Canadian Summit’s Technology Challenge

March 28, 2012 2:52 pm | by Mike Robuck | Comments

Aurora Network’s Remote QAM module took the top honors at the SCTE Canadian Summit’s Technology Challenge yesterday.

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Comcast tees up cloud-based phone service for businesses

March 27, 2012 3:00 pm | by Mike Robuck | Comments

Comcast continued its push in the commercial services sector with the recent launch of a cloud-based VoIP service for businesses.

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Time Warner Cable uses mPortal to provision My TWC app

March 27, 2012 2:57 pm | by Mike Robuck | Comments

Time Warner Cable’s My TWC mobile gateway, which lets subscribers access and manage their Time Warner accounts remotely on their Android and iOS devices, is being powered by mPortal.

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Cities without FiOS protest Verizon, cable deal

March 27, 2012 2:54 pm | by Maisie Ramsay, Wireless Week | Comments

Five cities in New York, Massachusetts and Maryland that don't have Verizon's FiOS service are slamming the company's tie-up with cable operators.

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Cable vet Carlucci onboard as Alticast’s CTO of Americas

March 27, 2012 2:53 pm | by Mike Robuck | Comments

Interactive TV and middleware vendor Alticast has tapped cable industry veteran John Carlucci as its new chief technology officer for the Americas.

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FTC report tackles privacy, suggests changes

March 27, 2012 2:50 pm | by Andrew Berg, Wireless Week | Comments

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission is calling on mobile companies to work toward improved privacy protections, including the development of shorter, more succinct privacy disclosures.

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