According to a recent report by The Diffusion Group, eight out of 10 broadband-enabled households across the nation have home networks in place.
Semiconductor company Broadcom is buying privately held BroadLight for about $195 million in order to expand its broadband access portfolio and help deliver next-generation technologies.
The inclusion of a “light sleep” mode can help set-tops consume more than 20 percent less energy than boxes lacking the option.
Motorola Mobility has added a content delivery network option into its roster through a partnership with EdgeCast Networks that will also extend its reach globally.
BT Wholesale will use IneoQuest’s Video Service Assurance solution to ensure the reliability and quality of its new TV Connect service
The IP&TV World Forum kicks off in London with the new name of TV Connect.
The move makes it easier for members, such as DirecTV, to keep a consistent interface across DLNA products in a home network.
Exponential-e is the first U.K. provider to offer its business customers an application performance management capability delivered from within its own network. This technical paper details the benefits available to Exponential-e's customers, as well as how the capability is deployed.
Cognizant of its new size and expanded influence, Comcast intends to push for better management of energy consumption in both network infrastructure and in the home.
The continued video-based evolution of Cisco took a major leap forward with the news that it will buy digital TV software and security vendor NDS for $5 billion.
Dish Network said that its Hopper whole-home DVR system, which it first introduced at CES earlier this year, is now available to its customers.
Buckeye CableSystem is gearing up for its long-term IP migration while attempting to win back customers in the short term with Arris’ hybrid QAM/IP video gateways.
The executive exodus continued at Cablevision with executive vice president of corporate engineering and technology James Blackley and executive vice president of consumer operations Kathleen “Kip” Mayo handing in their resignations.
In an effort to break free of its computer-based roots, Intel is said to be soliciting programmers on a plan to create a “virtual cable operator” service that would stream video over the Internet.
Ubee expects to integrate its cable modems with AirWalk’s femtocells.
New modem technology from the vendor helps achieve faster throughputs on Ku-band systems.
Viera Connect also includes a first foray into home broadband networking – with a fitness application.
Vevo is also planning to do "a lot" to migrate to TV screens and will soon be connected to game consoles.
Movies from Sony and Disney will work on iCloud, but films from Comcast's Universal Pictures and 20th Century Fox won't, at least initially.
Netflix CEO Reed Hastings is reportedly in discussions with some of the largest cable operators in the nation in regard to adding Netflix's streaming service to the MSOs' on-demand services.
In order to alleviate customers' computer-related frustrations and cut down on truck rolls to their homes, Cox Communications' Cox Tech Solutions is now available across the cable operator's entire footprint.
Sprint is reportedly planning to end its network-sharing agreement with LightSquared, another setback for the struggling company.
Apple is set to unveil its next-generation iPad at an event in San Francisco, and analysts and news outlets also have speculated that the company could take the wraps off of a new Apple TV product.
The company's WaveLogic 3 includes an optical transmitter that incorporates DSP.