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Focus may be on cable, but Comcast-Time Warner deal has broadband implications, too

The buyout might improve service for some,but it would give a larger Comcast more control over users' broadband experience.

Competing on multiple fronts helps Broadcom, CEO McGregor says

In LTE phones or enterprise data centers, Broadcom sees its silicon in many places.

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Cisco profit halved as revenue falls

The company's profit fell by 54 percent amid continuing woes

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Ericsson readies mobile unified communications push

The company is planning to integrate mobile networks with unified communication services for enterprises

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Fibre Channel will come with 32-Gigabit, 128-Gigabit speeds in 2016

The Fibre Channel Industry Association announced the SAN technology's Gen 6 standard

Slew of spoofs used in massive, record-breaking DDoS attack

The attack peaked at over 400Gbps according to CloudFlare, the company whose infrastructure was targeted

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Verizon denies throttling Amazon's cloud, Netflix

Verizon is denying a charge leveled by a security expert that limits bandwidth to Amazon Web Services and Netflix after a recent court decision.

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Mobile devices will mob the Internet, researchers forecast

Mobile data traffic is expected to grow by 61 percent annually into 2018, and wearables will increasingly play a role, Cisco researchers estimate.

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Wall Street Beat: Tech earnings highlight weakness in social network sector

Twitter and LinkedIn showed signs of slowing growth, but Akamai and Alcatel-Lucent had some positive news

Cybercriminals compromise home routers to attack online banking users

Attackers changed the DNS configuration of vulnerable home routers to mount man-in-the-middle attacks against users in Poland.

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Cisco reaches agreement with Innovatio over Wi-Fi patents

Cisco said it settled to protect its customers who were targeted by the patent firm

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Telefónica leans of partners for global M2M push

The operator is expanding U.S. partner program to Europe before rolling out to other parts of the world

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Alcatel-Lucent posts Q4 net profit, readies sale of enterprise unit

The company's restructuring plan Shift is on track, it said