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Alcatel-Lucent works with Red Hat to virtualize mobile networks

The telecom vendor is demonstrating virtualized Voice over LTE at Mobile World Congress with China Mobile

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White House defers to FCC on further action on net neutrality

In response to a petition, the White House said the Federal Communications Commission is an independent agency

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Asus, Linksys router exploits tell us home networking is the vulnerability story of 2014

Buggy firmware, sloppy design, and careless users mean easy pickings for online hackers.

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BlackBerry chief 'outraged' by T-Mobile's iPhone promotion

T-Mobile's promotion was 'clearly inappropriate and ill-conceived,' said BlackBerry CEO John Chen

Survey: US voters willing to pay more for faster school broadband

About seven in 10 voters would agree to a $4-a-year fee on their mobile phone service, a survey says.

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Vodafone readies LTE roaming push with coverage in 18 countries

LTE is faster and simpler to use than Wi-Fi connections when travelling, according to the operator

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Ericsson and Kodiak launch hosted push-to-talk platform in Europe

Wi-Fi can be combined with LTE and 3G to improve indoor coverage

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Exploit released for vulnerability targeted by Linksys router worm

The list of affected router models is larger than previously thought

NSA protest results in tens of thousands of phone calls, emails

Participants made 96,000 calls to Congress to protest surveillance programs and will send 555,000 email messages as pat of the "Day We Fight Back".

10-Gbit Google Fiber is already real, just not from Google

Google executives said Thursday that they're working on 10-Gbit optical fiber connections. They won't be the first.

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Ericsson and Ciena join forces on IP and optical networking

The two companies will work together on software-defined networking features

WifiForward group shows growing competition between carriers and cable operators

Cable operators in the U.S. have created a campaign group to push for more Wi-Fi frequencies for them to use

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Weird, self-replicating 'TheMoon' worm crawls into Linksys routers

A self-replicating program infects Linksys routers by exploiting an authentication bypass vulnerability