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Light Reading's coverage of mobile spectrum issues provides insight into the trends impacting the award and use of airwaves for mobile communications.
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 12/11/2018
In today's EMEA regional roundup: Tele2 and Telenor go big on 5G in Sweden; Vodafone takes its 5G network to the street level; Liquid Telecom attracts $180 million investment; and more.
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 12/10/2018
The FCC's first 5G millimeter wave auction is nearly a month into active rounds of bidding.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 12/10/2018
Spending values mid-band airwaves at a higher level than in any country bar Italy, with the three existing operators and a new entrant picking up 5G licenses.
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By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 12/7/2018
Interest heats up as remaining available 28GHz licenses dwindle.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 12/7/2018
CFO Alex Pease says broadband CPE is viewed as a 'strategic differentiator,' and struggles in the video set-top sector can be cost-managed.
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 12/5/2018
Fingers can block signals from the phone antenna, so phone designers will have to work around that.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 12/5/2018
But cable operator is still evaluating its pricing and business model for mobile as it prepares to launch service in 1H 2019.
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By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 12/4/2018
Verizon CEO doesn't want to name a 'killer app' for 5G, but he has a few ideas.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 12/4/2018
'We're staying tuned' to the potential danger, and Comcast itself might use 5G technologies in some instances, CFO says.
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 12/3/2018
Auction 101 keeps on trucking, with 355 licenses still outstanding.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 11/30/2018
Starry's millimeter wave-powered fixed wireless technology and biz economics 'appear to be working' as startup prepares to enter several more markets.
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 11/29/2018
The 5G auction adds nearly $20 million in bids on Thursday morning.
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Spam Emails Bring Bomb Threats to US Businesses, Schools
Scott Ferguson, Managing Editor, Light Reading, 12/14/2018
On Thursday, US businesses and schools began receiving a number of bomb threats ...
Phishing Emails, Trojans Continued to Proliferate in Q3 – Report
Larry Loeb, Author, 12/14/2018
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FCC Finally Defines Broadband for All
Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 12/14/2018
At its meeting, the Federal Communications Commission increased the speed of ...
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Iain Morris , International Editor , 9/18/2017
The poor availability of fiber for mobile backhaul spells trouble for some of ...
The Growing Pains of 5G
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The hype surrounding 5G reached fever pitch at the recent Mobile World Congress, ...
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5G: Hurdles on the Track
Iain Morris , International Editor , 3/7/2016
Standardization efforts on 5G are getting ahead of a business case for the ...
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Synamedia, the startup spawned by the acquisition of Cisco Systems's video software unit, will stick to its knitting by helping pay-TV partners deliver services to ...
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