Telecoms equipment group Alcatel-Lucent is to cut 5,000 jobs in a multi-million-euro cost drive after it reported a second-quarter net loss of €254 million, or $308 million.
Cable industry veteran Michael Pohl has been named as BlackArrow’s new chairman of its board of directors.
TI Broadcast Solutions Group is a consultancy that helps design broadcast facilities for a range of clients.
Comcast Ventures was the lead investor in a Series C round of funding for WhoSay that totaled $12 million
LG Electronics reported a lower quarterly profit as its mobile phone division sank to a loss and forecast its earnings to deteriorate further.
Comcast has opened up access to indoor and outdoor Wi-Fi hotspots for non-subscribers in Philadelphia and parts of New Jersey and Delaware for the duration of the 2012 Olympic Games in London.
Verizon’s reign for having the fastest downstream data speed in the United States proved to be short-lived now that Comcast is set to launch its Xfinity Platinum Internet tier.
The company continues to bleed DSL customers, and some of those are lost completely.
Cisco is cutting more employees from its payroll as part of a restructuring effort aimed at refocusing the company on its core strengths.
Advanced advertising vendor SeaWell Networks announced that Time Warner Cable executive Joan Gillman has joined its board of directors as an independent member.
The two MSOs continue their ongoing rollouts of their bundles with Verizon Wireless.
The system links to the company’s Web-based self-care portal, so subscribers can manage all of their services with a single account.
The service provider is initially using the set-up to reclaim analog bandwidth and introduce more high-definition channels.
Time Warner Cable engineers took an innovative approach to a new hub in Summerville, S.C., by grouping services together into pods.
The Azuki Media Platform includes adaptive streaming, entitlement and digital rights management (DRM).
A plan to make the federal government share its spectrum with the wireless industry is being met with skepticism by an FCC commissioner and the wireless industry.
Service providers rated Cisco, Alcatel-Lucent and Juniper as the top service provider edge router and/or carrier Ethernet switch vendors.
Viacom and the satellite TV service provider have settled a dispute that had cut off access to 17 Viacom channels for DirecTV subscribers.
Solid subscriber growth of FiOS Internet barely compensates for DSL losses; FiOS TV grows, as well.
Comcast is augmenting its low-cost Internet Essentials broadband tier with an enhanced online Learning Center.
Canadian Pension Plan Investment Board, BC Partners and Suddenlink President and CEO Jerry Kent – along with members of his management team – have bought the nation’s seventh-largest cable operator.
Canadian cable operator Cogeco is making its first foray into the United States with its $1.36 billion purchase of Atlantic Broadband.
Viacom has decided to let new episodes of "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart" and "The Colbert Report" be shown on its websites, easing a blockade of online viewings that it imposed in a fee dispute with DirecTV.
The company also plans to release its first device and a wireless PC/keyboard that users will be able to use to control the FreeCast guide and navigate the Web on their TV screens.
DOCSIS 3.0 rollouts pushed cable modem sales to increase by more than 50 percent when compared with the same timeframe a year ago.