Orange brings VDSL2 50 Mbps service to Reunion; AT&T adds the Time Life Channel to the U-verse lineup

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> Orange is bringing VDSL2 service to the Indian Ocean territory of Reunion, providing up to 50/15 Mbps to about 35,000 premises. Article

> ETSI's network function virtualization (NFV) group takes a look back at what it has accomplished in the last year. Article

> AT&T U-verse has launched the Time Life Channel, giving users access to a host of classic TV shows and music from the '60s, '70s and '80s. Release

> Etisalat and Huawei have signed a joint agreement to trial 40G GPON technology across the service provider's footprint over the next four years. Article

Cable News
> Discovery Communications is realigning the leadership team at its U.S. networks division, announcing that Eileen O'Neill will oversee Discovery Channel, Science Channel and Velocity Channel. Article

> Turner Sports said Thursday that it'll launch an app for its NCAA March Madness Live coverage on Microsoft's Windows Store. Article

Wireless News 
> Google will hold the first of three developer conferences for its Project Ara modular smartphone project in April and the company aims to have a working, commercial device in the market in 2015. Article

> U.S. Cellular continued to bleed subscribers in the fourth quarter and also said it would be unable to predict its performance in 2014 at this time. Article

And finally… Pew Research takes a look at the Web at 25 in the U.S. Article


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