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Verizon, Samsung, and Qualcomm achieve record 5G mmWave upload speed

October 14, 2021

Via: Phone Arena

As great as it sounds to have nationwide 5G in the U.S., the real joy comes when you find yourself in an area served by mid-band or mmWave signals. Verizon, T-Mobile, and AT&T use low-band spectrum in order to cover […]


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T-Mobile finally sets a firm shutdown date for its own 3G network

September 16, 2021

Via: Phone Arena

The day some of you might have been dreading for a while is coming relatively soon, although not quite as soon as previously reported. Instead of shutting down its legacy 3G network on October 1 of this year or April […]


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Verizon’s latest 5G UW and 5G Home expansion is as unimpressive as we’ve come to expect

September 10, 2021

Via: Phone Arena

After spreading the blazing fast mobile 5G Ultra Wideband and 5G Home broadband love to three and five new cities respectively just a month ago, Verizon is today adding even more places to both those lists. While that’s certainly nice […]


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Mid-band 5G speeds help T-Mobile win an important award for the first time ever

August 24, 2021

Via: Phone Arena

Supported by a treasure trove of mid-band 5G spectrum acquired from Sprint and a breakneck pace of deployment and expansion of said spectrum on top of its low-band network foundation, T-Mobile continues to set records, accomplish previously unimaginable feats, and […]


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NTT taps startup Celona for its managed private 5G service

August 12, 2021

Via: ZDnet

Cellular connectivity in the enterprise has been hyped for more than a decade, but it had largely flopped because WiFi has remained the only viable option for wireless. Older versions of cellular, such as 3G and 4G, didn’t have the […]


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Britain’s BT to end 3G support in two years; iPhone 12 helped 5G market grow

July 14, 2021

Via: 9to5Mac

Britain’s BT announced that it’s phasing out 3G in the next two years as it maintains its plans to bring 5G to the entire country by 2028, reports Reuters. According to BT Consumer CEO Marc Allera, traffic has more than […]


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Vertical location data for 911 calls demanded from AT&T, Verizon, and T-Mobile by the FCC

June 4, 2021

Via: Phone Arena

The Federal Communications Commission has given AT&T, Verizon, and T-Mobile a seven-day deadline to deliver vertical location information on 911 calls nationwide. The three biggest US carriers were supposed to deliver on the FCC’s demands by April 3, 2021, and […]


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Verizon goes straight for T-Mobile’s jugular with its ‘biggest 5G upgrade’ deal yet

June 1, 2021

Via: Phone Arena

Seeing as how T-Mobile appears to be slowly catching up with the US wireless industry’s leader in subscribers while already towering above the competition in terms of 5G infrastructure, it shouldn’t come as a big surprise that Verizon keeps unveiling […]


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T-Mobile to retire Sprint’s 3G CDMA network in early 2022 – report

May 24, 2021

Via: Phone Arena

T-Mobile plans to discontinue older technologies like Sprint’s 3G CDMA network and reroute the resources to other projects like its LTE and 5G networks. According to an internal memo obtained by T-MO Report, that won’t happen until after January 1st, […]


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T-Mobile’s last-minute Mother’s Day deal can hook you up with a free 5G iPhone 12

May 7, 2021

Via: Phone Arena

If you’ve been holding off on choosing from our comprehensive early list of the best Mother’s Day tech deals of 2021 hoping that T-Mobile would unveil something drastically better at the last minute, you might be disappointed to see the […]