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Content posted in December 2005
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Making the Switch to Cable Phone
BroadBananas  | 
12/30/2005  |  Post a comment
Two items of note on this fine Friday, both relating to consumers switching to cable-delivered telephone services.
S50 Test Drive, Part II
The Philter  | 
12/30/2005  |  Post a comment
Will Siemens Sail with Harbour?
News Analysis  | 
12/30/2005  |  3 comments
A report from China says Siemens is acquiring Harbour Networks's telecom router lines
2005 Top Ten: Stock Gains and Pains
News Analysis  | 
12/30/2005  |  4 comments
The annual look at the top winners and losers among telecom-related stocks
2005 Top Ten: Photos
Slide Shows  | 
12/30/2005  |  1 comment
The year 2005 produced some memorable photojournalism. Not here, but somewhere, we're sure
Self-Improvement 2006
Jonestown  | 
12/30/2005  |  Post a comment
You know it's going to happen...
2005 Top Ten: Blog Posts
News Analysis  | 
12/30/2005  |  Post a comment
Offensive, defensive, hilarious, and pensive -- it's the best posts from Light Reading's blogs
Galileo Rocks, But...
The Martin Chronicles  | 
12/29/2005  |  Post a comment
The Euros have launched a rival to GPS. Is this really what the world needs?
People of the Year 2005
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
12/29/2005  |  Post a comment
Four people and an, uh, object that have helped to shape 2005
People to Watch in 2006
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
12/29/2005  |  2 comments
Entrepreneurs, visionaries and at least one executive who ought to put a sock in it
Oh, Lord
The Philter  | 
12/29/2005  |  Post a comment
Google is being sued by Jews for Jesus
2005 Top Ten: Monkey Business
News Analysis  | 
12/29/2005  |  3 comments
The top ten quotes from the Light Reading message boards
Poll: Juniper Lawsuit Still a Bad Move
News Analysis  | 
12/29/2005  |  15 comments
As poll's respondents go over 1,000, the vast majority still say Juniper Networks is making a mistake by suing Light Reading's message board users
An S50 Test Drive
The Philter  | 
12/29/2005  |  Post a comment
The S50 will change the way you listen to the radio.
2005 Top Ten: Signs of Recovery
News Analysis  | 
12/29/2005  |  10 comments
We still see positive signs aplenty as the telecom biz goes from survival mode to, well, something else
Back to the Spectral Future
The Martin Chronicles  | 
12/28/2005  |  2 comments
Congress is counting on big spectrum auctions to reduce the deficit. Don't hold your breath
Bluetooth, We Hardly Knew Ye
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
12/28/2005  |  3 comments
Technologies we expect to see take a long walk off a short cliff in '06
Former Qwest SVP Pleads Guilty
News Analysis  | 
12/28/2005  |  3 comments
Marc Weisberg joins the ranks of former Qwest executives who have struck up plea bargains
Balancing Broadband Network Neutrality
BroadBananas  | 
12/28/2005  |  Post a comment
Covad & Verizon Drop Suits
News Analysis  | 
12/28/2005  |  Post a comment
Covad investors rejoice as the company settles its six-year tussle with Verizon
2005: The Year in Quotes
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
12/28/2005  |  Post a comment
Some of the more memorable lines from the news pages of Unstrung in 2005
2005 Top Ten: M&A
News Analysis  | 
12/28/2005  |  1 comment
Billions and billions of dollars in deals... Did you even notice all of them?
2005 Top Ten: Heavy Findings
News Analysis  | 
12/28/2005  |  11 comments
IMS, IPTV, and even some non-acronym topics (hint: Ethernet) topped the Heavy Reading hot 'n' heavy list this year
Luminous Loses Its Luster
News Analysis  | 
12/27/2005  |  31 comments
Ethernet equipment vendor gives pink slips for Christmas
ATCA Initiates Launch Sequence
News Analysis  | 
12/27/2005  |  Post a comment
A groundswell of ATCA systems is set to arrive in 2006, according to Comm Chip Insider
Proxim's WEP Gap
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
12/27/2005  |  Post a comment
Euro security firm pipes up about a Proxim problem
The Film of 2006... Already?
Jonestown  | 
12/27/2005  |  Post a comment
No sentient being with a pulse could fail to enjoy this forthcoming blockbuster
Technologies to Watch in 2006
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
12/27/2005  |  Post a comment
Five undersung technologies and applications that may get their due in 2006
Flashy Lights... Oooooh!
Red Panda  | 
12/27/2005  |  1 comment
Small house, big lights, mild amusement.
On the Edge (Still)
The Philter  | 
12/27/2005  |  Post a comment
Well, it's about damn time Ellacoya beefed up service control!
Nortel Takes Tasman for $100M
News Analysis  | 
12/27/2005  |  11 comments
Pays $100M for security-focused company that sells routers that compete primarily with Cisco's low end
Muni Mesh: SF Leads The Way
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
12/26/2005  |  1 comment
EarthLink looks to be the early leader in a five-horse race
2005 Top Ten: Notable Quotes
News Analysis  | 
12/26/2005  |  Post a comment
The top items from the past year's Quotes of the Week
Offshore Comes Home
The Martin Chronicles  | 
12/23/2005  |  Post a comment
'Reverse outsourcing' poised to make big news in '06.
2005 Hits & Misses
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
12/23/2005  |  Post a comment
What Unstrung's editors -- and readers -- got right in 2005, and where we jumped the shark
Last Call for Sonet/SDH?
News Analysis  | 
12/23/2005  |  3 comments
Carriers have begun the migration to Ethernet, according to the latest Heavy Reading report
Siemens: IPTV Game Not Over
News Analysis  | 
12/23/2005  |  4 comments
Believes it still may have a shot at the IPTV business of the US RBOCs, should the Microsoft/Alcatel solution falter
The Island of Dr Ivanov
Monkey Bidness  | 
12/23/2005  |  1 comment
Stalin found that monkeys have their standards.
Poll to Juniper: Bad Move
News Analysis  | 
12/23/2005  |  2 comments
LR poll suggests Juniper lawsuit will backfire
Christmas Comes to Dogpatch
Monkey Bidness  | 
12/23/2005  |  Post a comment
Let's get lickered up!
BigBand Goes to China
Cable Guy  | 
12/22/2005  |  Post a comment
TI Heats Up Zigbee
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
12/22/2005  |  1 comment
Ultra-short-range wireless gets a fillip with TI's $200M buyout of Chipcon
NJ Looks for Love
Monkey Bidness  | 
12/22/2005  |  Post a comment
Not as bad as it smells?
AOL/Google: VOIP Buddies
News Analysis  | 
12/22/2005  |  2 comments
The AOL/Google deal includes a peering arrangement that will connect large pools of VOIP-enabled IM users
Winstar Judgment Hits Lucent for $244M
News Analysis  | 
12/22/2005  |  2 comments
A bubble-era lawsuit comes back to haunt Lucent – to the tune of $244M
Fearless Predictions for 2006
LR Mobile News Analysis  | 
12/22/2005  |  2 comments
WiMax providers might hurt for business, but IP lawyers won't – plus more from our crystal ball
IBM Tiptoes to Telecom With Micromuse
News Analysis  | 
12/22/2005  |  Post a comment
Micromuse stock jumps 36% on news of its sale to IBM, as the tech giant moves to put telecom tools into management products
Year-End Review
LR Mobile Column  | 
12/22/2005  |  Post a comment
Year-End Review
We recap 2005 and look ahead to the new year
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