ECI Telecom upgrades German research network to 100G; BT helps Barclay install Wi-Fi at 1,600 branches

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> ECI Telecom has upgraded the German Research Network--Deutsches Forschungsnetz e.V. (DFN-Verein) network--to enable the delivery of 100G services. Release

> BT worked with Barclays to install its FreeWi-Fi service into all of the bank's 1,600 branches. Post

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> Charter Communications CEO Tom Rutledge said that the cable MSO's subscription video service will evolve into a video-on-demand product distributed similar to the way streaming video services are delivered today. Article

> Dish Network lost 78,000 net subscribers in the second quarter, and it blamed an increased churn rate on aggressive discounts from pay TV rivals coupled with its own rate increases. Article

Online Video News

> Fullscreen, a multichannel network (MCN) and large publisher of YouTube videos, has been sued by the National Music Publishers' Association (NMPA) over alleged copyright infringement. Article

Wireless News

> Getting die-hard non-smartphone users to switch to smartphones will take some creativity on the part of carriers, Analysys Mason says. Article

> C Spire Wireless purchased $6 million worth of PCS spectrum from Leap Wireless as its beefs up coverage in its core markets. Article

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