Category: Networking

Networking, Tech

Equinix plans new Dallas data center for 5G testing

June 24, 2020

Via: ZDnet

Equinix on Wednesday announced that it’s opening of a new data center in Dallas, Texas to support its 5G testing efforts. The company said Dallas, a major communications hub for the southern US, has a highly dense ecosystem of carriers, […]

Networking, Tech

T-Mobile will expand and improve its 5G network as fast as humanly possible in the next year

June 19, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

T-Mobile President of Technology Neville Ray had a lot of explaining to do after his otherwise much-lauded network was brought to its knees across the nation on Monday, but now that the catastrophic outage is behind Magenta customers, it’s time […]

Networking, News and Press, Tech

This year’s global smartphone market decline can only be slowed down by cheap 5G models

June 4, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

It’s no longer a big secret that the coronavirus pandemic has hit both individual smartphone manufacturers like Samsung and Huawei and the mobile industry as a whole particularly hard from more than one standpoint. But while most major factories around […]

Networking, Tech

What 5G can do for you besides fast phone downloads

June 1, 2020


5G is all about lightning-fast speed, for your phone and beyond. This next-generation wireless technology promises to make downloads and uploads ultrafast, but it’s also poised to open up new or better ways of doing everything from growing food to […]

Networking, Tech

T-Mobile doubles combined 5G network speeds after the Sprint merger

May 29, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

While its profits are still a far cry from what Verizon or AT&T notch each quarter, they are nearing a billion for the first time, and T-Mobile is still in its growth phase where it prioritizes subscriber increase. The merger […]

Networking, Tech

Verizon’s 5G network gets 5G upload speeds, too, to every YouTuber’s delight

May 21, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

Yesterday, Verizon sent us a press release detailing a few new developments around its 5G network efforts. Tucked between more mundane news that it flipped the 5G switch in San Diego and signed up technology partners for the future of […]

Networking, Tech

Ericsson increases 5G forecast despite uncertainty

May 12, 2020

Via: Tech Radar

Ericsson has increased its 5G forecast despite the ongoing uncertainty caused by the Coronavirus outbreak, predicting there will be 2.8 billion connections by 2025 – 200 million more than previously estimated. Last month, the Swedish telecoms giant told investors the […]

Networking, Tech, Wireless

Because of T-Mobile and AT&T, US 5G still lags behind Wi-Fi in terms of speed

May 6, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

It’s no longer a big secret that the US mobile 5G landscape is… pretty messy, as the nation’s major wireless service providers are each doing their own thing when it comes to implementing the different flavors of 5G technology, which […]

Android Phone, Networking, Products, Tech

OnePlus 8 Pro users report issues with Verizon’s network

April 28, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

Recently, OnePlus pushed an update to fix OnePlus 8 and Pro issues with touch sensitivity and screen green-tinting. Now, after numerous reports on the OnePlus forums from OnePlus 8 Pro users having issues with Verizon’s network, OnePlus has released a […]

Networking, Tech

See Verizon, T-Mobile, AT&T and Sprint LTE speed gains, and imagine their 5G future

April 9, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

While our good ol’ 4G LTE networks speeds are beginning to appear in the rearview mirror, especially in the few areas where Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile or Sprint have 5G equipment up and running, it has been a remarkable ride. A […]