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Networking, Tech

AT&T has big plans for the 2020 expansion of its 5G network and phone lineup

January 9, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

Not to be outdone by Verizon’s bombastic 5G claims and promises made at the ongoing Consumer Electronics Show, AT&T took the glamorous Vegas stage yesterday to announce some of its milestones planned for the rest of 2020. America’s second-largest wireless […]


Networking, Tech

Verizon will release 20 5G devices in 2020, some below $600

January 8, 2020

Via: CNET

Verizon plans to launch 20 5G devices in 2020, or four times the number that came out last year. More importantly, the devices won’t all command a hefty premium. Verizon plans to release phones that initially fall under the $800 […]


Networking, Tech

In the 5G race of 2019, consumers were the real losers

December 24, 2019

Via: CNET

It’s the beginning of 2019, and the hype for 5G is immense. Verizon talks about all of the different applications at a keynote at CES. A few next-generation networks had already turned on in December 2018, and after years of […]


Networking, Tech

Verizon 5G marches toward goal of 30 cities in 2019

December 18, 2019

Via: CNET

Verizon turned on 5G in Hoboken, New Jersey, on Wednesday — its third new 5G city in three days and its 21st city altogether. Hoboken’s rollout follows the same in Los Angeles on Monday and in Des Moines, Iowa, on […]


Networking, Tech

AT&T launches real 5G in 10 U.S. cities

December 13, 2019

Via: Mashable

In November, AT&T promised to bring 5G to “tens of millions of customers” before year’s end, and now the company’s delivered on the promise. On Friday, AT&T announced the availability of 5G in 10 cities: Birmingham, Indianapolis, Los Angeles, Milwaukee, […]


Networking, Tech

FCC finds T-Mobile, Verizon, and US Cellular guilty of gross 4G LTE coverage misrepresentation

December 5, 2019

Via: Phone Arena

While 5G coverage remains relatively sparse even in dense urban areas across the US, the nation’s top mobile network operators claim their efforts will focus on providing a strong, reliable, and blazing fast signal in rural environments not too far […]


iOS, Networking, Operating System, Tech

Manufacturers are shrinking down components to make room for 5G

December 5, 2019

Via: Pocket Now

We’ve heard rumors of Touch ID making its way back to iPhones next year, and, with Qualcomm’s huge 3D Sonic Max fingerprint scanner, it could be (literally) huge. But not all components are getting bigger. On the contrary, with 5G, […]


Networking, Tech

T-Mobile launches 600MHz 5G across the US, but no one can use it until December 6th

December 2, 2019

Via: The Verge

T-Mobile has flipped the switch on its 5G network, setting it live over areas of the US that it says covers 200 million people. While the network is supposedly live today, no one is going to be using it until […]


Networking, Tech

5G hackers: Why these six groups will try to break into the networks of tomorrow

December 2, 2019

Via: ZDnet

European computer security agency Enisa has listed the groups it thinks are most likely to attempt to hack into 5G networks, warning that security threats to telecoms infrastructure and beyond will expand with the arrival of next-generation mobile connectivity. 5G […]


Networking, Tech

Global 5G population to hit 2.6B in 2025: Ericsson

November 26, 2019

Via: ZDnet

By 2025, the number of 5G subscribers worldwide is expected to hit 2.6 billion, fuelled by a fast-developing ecosystem and strong growth momentum. Average mobile data consumption also is projected to climb from 7.2GB to 24GB per smartphone by 2025, […]