Small biz price pressure increasing; Colorado seeks broadband stimulus

> Cbeyond says small businesses have begun pressuring their service providers to lower prices.

> Colorado hoping for $120 million in broadband stimulus money.

> Chinese equipment vendors Huawei Technologue and ZTE seal new financial relationships.

> Telecom Italia's CEO says cost-cutting efforts are showing impact and improving recovery hopes.

> SabSe Technologies acquires free VoIP service provider jaxtr.