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

Cheetah offers advanced video monitoring

June 9, 2010 8:35 am | by Brian Santo | Comments

The company’s new probes can evaluate not only stream integrity, but also video quality.

Comcast/NBCU merger under congressional microscope

June 9, 2010 8:30 am | by CED staff | Comments

A congressional field hearing put representatives of Comcast and NBC Universal on the hot seat.

Report: Hulu headed toward pay model, iPad, Xbox

June 9, 2010 8:25 am | by Mike Robuck | Comments

Hulu is reportedly gearing up for its pay subscription service, as well as making its content available to iPad and Microsoft Xbox users.


TiVo hits setback in patent dispute against Dish

June 9, 2010 8:20 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has ruled against digital video recording pioneer TiVo.

AT & T, Shaw climb aboard the 3-D World Cup bandwagon

June 9, 2010 8:15 am | by Mike Robuck | Comments

Along with Comcast, AT&T and Shaw will be featuring 3-D coverage of World Cup soccer.

A-L can hit 100G on a single wavelength

June 9, 2010 8:10 am | by Brian Santo | Comments

The company is making the capability commercially available on all of its optical switches.

Sprint botched early Evo sales report

June 9, 2010 8:05 am | by Andrew Berg, Wireless Week | Comments

Sprint says it did not sell the number of HTC Evo 4Gs that was initially reported.

Broadband Briefs for 06/09/10

June 9, 2010 8:00 am | Comments

Triveni brings on ADDvantage to network.


Comcast adds 70 HD channels in Denver, other areas of Colo.

June 8, 2010 8:35 am | by Mike Robuck | Comments

Thanks to its all-digital conversion project, Comcast has launched more than 70 HD channels in areas of Denver.

DirecTV debuts whole-home DVR

June 8, 2010 8:30 am | by Brian Santo | Comments

Up to 15 TVs can be connected with a separate HD receiver required for each one.

SMPTE sets 3-D TV conference

June 8, 2010 8:25 am | by Brian Santo | Comments

The event, in July, will bring together some of the latest research in stereoscopic video generation, processing and transmission.

BigBand signs European reseller

June 8, 2010 8:20 am | by Brian Santo | Comments

Technetix will be able to sell BigBand’s IP video delivery system.

Portuguese cable operator picks Sigma Systems’ OSS platform

June 8, 2010 8:15 am | by Mike Robuck | Comments

Cabovisao has selected Sigma Systems’ OSS technologies to provision PacketCable and SIP devices.

Comcast appoints 2 execs to national customer operations

June 8, 2010 8:10 am | by Mike Robuck | Comments

Comcast announced two appointments to its national customer operations team.

Big hopes for new iPhone antenna

June 8, 2010 8:05 am | by Andrew Berg, Wireless Week | Comments

The antenna on the iPhone 4 is novel enough that Apple CEO Steve Jobs felt comfortable saying it’s “never been done before.”


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