Updated April 2, 2007

Premium Lock IPO Exit Route Has Opened Wider in ‘07

IPOs strong in '07, NVCA reports 17 venture-backed firms generate $2.09 billion through initial public offers in first quarter. However, M&A activity declines.

March 28, 2007

Premium Lock Double Boost: Cable Gear Firm Vyyo Lands $35M in Funding, Two New Execs

Cable industry veterans from Charter, Time Warner join Atlanta-based firm as CEO, vice chairman.

Tags: Broadband
March 15, 2007

Premium Lock WiFi Network Takes on New Meaning in Savannah

wifi Georgia city launches wireless network for surveillance, public safety.

Tags: Broadband
March 13, 2007

Premium Lock UniversityTech: Digital Process Provides Better Aircraft Warnings

gatech Georgia Tech researchers receive patent for radar warning receiver improvement.

Updated February 23, 2007

Premium Lock Municipal Wi-deology: Put Politics Aside

Civitium Founder of Civitium, a consulting firm working with cities on WiFi projects, says San Francisco network dispute shows harm politics can inflict.

Tags: Broadband
February 21, 2007

Premium Lock Municipal Wi-deology: How Politics Are Driving Public Broadband Debate

Civitium Founder of Civitium, a consulting firm working with cities on WiFi projects, says San Francisco network dispute symbolizes growing ideological divide.

Tags: Broadband
February 21, 2007

Premium Lock AT&T Sells Wireless Spectrum to Clearwire

AT&T $300 million deal covers nine southeastern states

Tags: Broadband
February 14, 2007

Premium Lock Wachovia Capital Partners Buys Majority Interest in Cable, Broadband Services Firm

ibbs Integrated BroadBand Services, which is based in Georgia, will continue to be run by its founding executives.

Updated February 12, 2007

Premium Lock Nortel Lands Mobile WiMax Contract in Greece

Nortel Canada-based Craig Wireless to use Nortel gear for country-wide project.

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