Alca-Lu expects LTE femtocells and other small sales in late 2011; Cox launches wireless service

> Alcatel-Lucent says it doesn't expect to see multi-modal femtocells and other small cells that incorporate LTE until late 2011 at the earliest. Article

> UK telecoms regulator, Ofcom, said it expects to release spectrum in the 800 MHz and 2600 MHz bands for 4G services by the fourth quarter 2011 via an auction. Article

> TeliaSonera and Ericsson have announced testing of Self-Organizing Network (SON) functionality in a live LTE network. Article

> Cox Communications unveiled its long-awaited wireless service in three commercial markets, complete with a range of handsets and a variety of pricing plans and services. Article

And Finally... It's a special kind of underwear--with a strategically placed fig leaf design--and a Colorado man says it'll get you through the airport screeners with your dignity intact. Article