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T-Mobile admits to another security breach impacting 37 million accounts

January 19, 2023

Via: 9to5Mac

T-Mobile is informing customers of a data breach that saw a “bad actor” obtain “limited types of information” from user accounts. T-Mobile says that it shut down this bad actor’s access to the data within 24 hours, and that system […]


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T-Mobile turns on ‘Standalone Ultra Capacity 5G’ touting speeds up to 3Gbps

November 14, 2022

Via: 9to5Mac

This past summer, T-Mobile released the results of a production network test that showed how 5G Standalone (5G SA) could deliver speeds up to 3Gbps when combined with carrier aggregation (NR CA). Now the Uncarrier has officially launched its “Standalone […]


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Best 5G business internet: T-Mobile vs Verizon vs AT&T on price, speed, incentives, more

November 7, 2022

Via: 9to5Mac

5G business internet competition in the US is ramping up and providers like T-Mobile and Verizon are offering some big incentives to attract customers. AT&T is in the game too but with a poor offering. Follow along for speed, pricing, […]


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Starlink satellite internet for moving vehicles launches in December

October 25, 2022

Via: The Verge

SpaceX has announced that its Starlink for RVs satellite internet service will be available for moving vehicles starting in December 2022. While you’ve been able to mount one of the satellite dishes onto or outside of a stationary vehicle for […]


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SpaceX Unveils Starlink Internet Services for Private Jets

October 19, 2022

Via: CNET

SpaceX on Wednesday unveiled Starlink Aviation, a satellite internet service that will offer in-flight Wi-Fi on private jets. Starlink, a venture founded by SpaceX CEO Elon Musk, aims to sell internet connections to almost anyone on the planet by way […]


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Smartphone satellite expectations will soon crash to Earth

September 30, 2022

Via: ComputerWorld

Have you heard the news? Regular smartphones are getting satellite connectivity! Apple recently announced long-rumored satellite support for the new iPhone 14, enabling users to send emergency messages outside cellular coverage areas. The service, called Emergency SOS, was made possible […]


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5G home internet comparison: How T-Mobile and Verizon stack up with price, speed, incentives

August 1, 2022

Via: 9to5Mac

5G home internet competition in the US is heating up and providers like T-Mobile and Verizon are offering some big incentives to attract customers. Follow along for speed, pricing, and fine details for each provider in our 5G home internet […]


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T-Mobile 5G home internet reaches 5 million new addresses in the middle of the country

June 30, 2022

Via: The Verge

T-Mobile has announced that its 5G home internet service is now available in more cities, spanning parts of Colorado, Oklahoma, Missouri, Iowa, and Kansas. The service now covers more than 40 million homes, and earlier this spring, the company said […]


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The FCC authorizes SpaceX’s Starlink system to be used on vehicles in motion

June 30, 2022

Via: The Verge

Today, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) granted SpaceX authorization to use its Starlink satellite internet system on vehicles in motion — including cars, trucks, boats, and aircraft. It’s a big win for SpaceX’s Starlink system, potentially opening up the service […]


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Report: How 5G speeds compare at the 25 busiest US airports and against the national average

June 23, 2022

Via: 9to5Mac

A new study from Opensignal looks at how 5G performance compares at the 25 busiest airports vs 5G/LTE overall speeds as well as putting the numbers up against the national average in the US. Despite Verizon and AT&T pushin5G g back […]


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US says internet services are exempt from Russian sanctions

April 11, 2022

Via: The Verge

The US Department of the Treasury is exempting telecommunications services from ongoing sanctions against Russia. The move, confirmed late last week in an order, follows requests from advocacy groups who feared a disruption would cut off Russian activists’ access to […]


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Here’s how 5G could be impacting your iPhone’s battery life

March 21, 2022

Via: 9to5Mac

Apple has gradually brought 5G to almost its entire product lineup, starting with the iPhone 12 and expanding most recently to the iPhone SE, iPad Air, and iPad mini. While we’ve long known that 5G can have an impact on […]


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5G smartphones are finally outselling 4G phones – thanks to the iPhone

March 17, 2022

Via: ZDNet

The number of new smartphones with 5G sold in January 2022 was higher than sales of new phones that are only 4G-capable – and a lot of that growth is down to the iPhone, a relative latecomer to the 5G […]


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5G is finally ready for business

February 8, 2022

Via: ComputerWorld

For years, I’ve been writing about 5G and telling you why you shouldn’t invest in it. The bottom line has been that 5G simply hasn’t been able to deliver on its high-speed, low-latency promises. But, finally, things have changed. Today, […]


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T-Mobile winnning 5G speed war as Verizon and AT&T play catch-up with C-band

January 24, 2022

Via: 9to5Mac

Opensignal is out with its latest report on 5G coverage and performance in the US. According to the results, T-Mobile has increased its lead over AT&T and Verizon when it comes to 5G availability, reach, download and upload speeds. However, […]


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T-Mobile wants you to know its industry-leading 5G is totally safe to use

January 21, 2022

Via: Phone Arena

By building a “nationwide” low-band 5G network first and quickly adding a significantly faster mid-band layer on top of that in many places around the country, T-Mobile has managed to gain a massive lead over its arch-rivals in terms of […]


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EE is still the fastest 5G network arund

January 20, 2022

Via: Tech Radar

EE remains the operator to beat when it comes to 5G speeds and availability, according to the latest report from network testers RootMetrics which says all four operators have shown improvements. RootMetrics conducted 650,000 tests across all four UK nations […]


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Emirates, Air India, and others cancel flights due to AT&T and Verizon’s 5G rollout

January 18, 2022

Via: The Verge

Emirates, Air India, ANA, and Japan Airlines have all announced they’re canceling some flights to the US due to this week’s rollout of C-band 5G over concerns it could potentially interfere with some instruments. This comes as cell carriers, federal […]


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AT&T and Verizon push forward on 5G expansion despite FAA concerns over flight safety

January 3, 2022

Via: 9to5Mac

AT&T and Verizon are going forward with plans to activate additional 5G cellular spectrum. The expansion follows a month-long delay at the request of the Federal Aviation Administration to study how 5G C-Band affects airplane safety equipment. Reuters reports that […]


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5G wireless could still disrupt flights, US airlines warn

December 16, 2021

Via: Tech Radar

US airlines have warned that plans from Verizon and AT&T to deploy C-band 5G could lead to the disruption of thousands of flights and cost air travelers $1.6bn in delays. At a recent US Senate Commerce Committee hearing, chief executive […]