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Verizon's AWS spectrum play and a farewell

How likely is it that the Department of Justice will find anything wrong with Verizon's (NYSE:VZ) rather stealthy move to acquire nearly $4 billion worth of AWS spectrum from cable companies?

Is cable the right complement to Verizon's FiOS network?

Verizon (NYSE: VZ) President and CEO Lowell McAdam made it clear this week during the UBS Warburg conference that they have a set a goal to where they ultimately want to reach in building out FiOS

Charter Business' SIP trunking service challenges incumbents, CLECs for larger business customers

Charter Business (Nasdaq: CHTR) is making good on its promise to aggressively chase large business after leaving its financial problems behind in 2009, and its new SIP trunking service is an

Summing up SCTE Cable-Tec Expo 2011

FierceTelecom's sister publication FierceCable was on site at the SCTE 2011 Cable-Tec Expo 2011 in Atlanta last week, covering keynotes and panels. Take a look at the pre-show and on-site article.

Sizing up the cable industry's Q3 2011 results

How did multiple system operators, satellite and IPTV providers in the pay TV arena perform in the third quarter? FierceCable has a look at the cable and video service segment's Q3 earnings. One of

Cable in-home appointment wait times cost consumers $37.7B per year

If you're frustrated about the time it takes for the cable technician to come out and fix your malfunctioning cable modem or voice line, you're not alone. According to a new IBOPE Zogby poll of 1,000

Google considers adding video service to its FTTH service mix

While much of the attention around Google's (Nasdaq: GOOG) ambition to wire up places like Kansas City with Fiber to the Home (FTTH) have centered around higher data speeds, it appears that the

How did the cable industry fare in Q3 2011?

Cable continues to face a number of key challenges in Q3 2011, including the continual loss of its bread and butter video base to telco's IPTV service offerings--a trend we recently covered in a

Mark Dzuban, CEO of SCTE, gives a sneak peek of the Cable-Tec Expo

Steve Donohue, editor of FierceCable talks with Mark Dzuban, CEO of the Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers (SCTE) and a well known cable industry veteran, about what attendees should

Time Warner Cable, NBCUniversal ranked best cable companies for women

Time Warner Cable (NYSE: TWC) was ranked as the best cable operator for women in the cable industry, while NBCUniversal is the best programmer, according to Women in Cable Telecommunications (WICT).