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Tele2 chief promises clarity on future after profit falls by a third

Tele2 president and CEO Mats Granryd has promised to "remove uncertainty" surrounding the Nordic operator's business in 2014, after net income fell by a third in 2013.

Infographic: Broadband price trends

Fixed broadband prices fell by an average of 82% between 2008 and 2012, with the biggest decline happening in emerging countries, according to ITU statistics.   Postpai

Cablevision's OMGFAST broadband service bites the dust

Cablevision's short-lived OMGFAST foray into fixed wireless broadband service--which relied upon licenses the company sold to, and then leased back from, Dish Network--is coming to an end next month.

Analysys Mason: Mobile data grew in 2012, as pressure on fixed broadband revenue waned

The telecoms market in Europe continued to face macroeconomic uncertainty (particularly in Southern Europe) price-driven competition and further regulatory impacts in 2012. However, some positive stories emerged during the year: mobile data revenue grew solidly and the fixed revenue mix improved further as broadband penetration continued to rise.

Bluegrass takes wraps off fixed LTE service in Kentucky

Kentucky-based Bluegrass Cellular, which already offers mobile broadband service as part of Verizon Wireless' rural LTE initiative, launched a fixed LTE service called GetSetGo.

Telefónica UK offloads broadband business to BSkyB for £180M

Telefónica UK is selling its broadband business and fixed-line business to British Sky Broadcasting (BSkyB) in a deal valued at £180 million.

Dish's newest spectrum suited for backhaul, fixed broadband

Dish Network's latest spectrum acquisition speaks to the company's desire to build a wireless broadband network, say analysts.

Measuring the Information Society 2012

Now in its fourth year, this annual report draws on innovative and authoritative benchmarking tools developed by ITU to monitor information-society developments worldwide as well as to provide valu

Study: Fixed broadband expansion presents a challenge for carriers

Carriers are still making good money on their fixed broadband networks and services, but they're in a financial bind when it comes time to spend money to upgrade and/or improve those networks.

Motivation for testing xDSL splitters and in-line filters

Technical Report TR-127 of the Broadband Forum is an xDSL system test.