Genachowski starts smoothly; Another potential Nortel acquirer

> Julius Genachowski has a feel-good first meeting as new Federal Communications Commission chairman.

> MatlinPatterson Global Advisors, which specializes in distressed assets, may lead a bid to acquire Nortel Networks, reports say.

> FTTH Council-commissioned survey finds fiber-to-the-home as a top-listed amenity by home sellers and much desired by home buyers.

> XKL's Len Bosack believes enterprise data centers and branch offices can become less reliant on traditional service providers.