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Key developments related to the 3G sector, including HSPA.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 7/17/2019
Bill Baker, CEO of AMG Technology Investment Group's NextLink, is getting ready to put millions from the FCC's Connect America Fund to use covering rural America with fixed wireless. He may soon bid for billions more.
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 7/15/2019
Sensoneo is deploying its trash management system in parts of the US with T-Mobile's NB-IoT.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 7/9/2019
Some of the world's most visible and wealthy entrepreneurs are preparing to compete against each other in offering satellite-based backhaul services to wireless network operators.
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By Phil Harvey, US Bureau Chief, 7/9/2019
US Ignite's Mari Silbey provides commentary on a few topics related to smart cities, including how research universities are helping cities slice up IoT and sensor data into bite-sized morsels.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 5/30/2019
Gogo, which sells Internet services to airplanes, plans to upgrade its ageing 3G network with a 5G network that the company said will raise speeds by a factor of 10.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 5/23/2019
Operators are spending money on 5G, but not like they did for 4G or 3G. That might change if some fancy new 5G service goes viral, but in the meantime some in the industry are urging caution and patience.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 5/20/2019
Carolina West Wireless counts 300 towers and roughly 90,000 customers, and is still using a circuit-switched core network. But that's not stopping the operator from preparing for 5G.
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By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-Chief, 5/6/2019
Find out which companies have taken home the 2019 Leading Lights Awards trophies.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 5/5/2019
Amdocs, CommScope, Parallel Wireless, Quantenna Communications, Sprint and Verizon and Ericsson are this year's finalists.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 4/23/2019
California – including cities like San Bernardino, Pomona and Salinas – appears to be causing T-Mobile some trouble in terms of network congestion, at least according to new findings from Tutela.
By Phil Harvey, US Bureau Chief, 4/16/2019
A few Trump hotel stays might not have been enough to help the UnCarrier, according to The Wall Street Journal. T-Mobile's boss puts down the story but offers no details.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 3/26/2019
The transition from 3G to 4G was challenging because operators had to block off chunks of spectrum specifically for the move. With 5G and the use of 'dynamic spectrum sharing,' the migration should happen much more fluidly.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 3/21/2019
Vermont's VTel said it's replacing some Huawei equipment in its wireless network with gear from Ericsson. But this raises the question: Should the US government pay for others to make the same switch?
Security Now
Bluetooth Devices Leaking Tracking Data
Larry Loeb, Author, 7/19/2019
Researchers from Boston University found that the current version of Bluetooth ...
Malvertising Adds Sophistication to Disruption
Larry Loeb, Author, 7/17/2019
French security researcher Malekal delved into a murky world.
Broadband World News
BBWN Bites: Brits' Broadband Agenda Blurs
Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 7/19/2019
A once ambitious deadline disappears from an official document, days before a new ...
ADTRAN's Diversification Adds Up to $156.4M in Q2 Revenue
Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 7/19/2019
Vendor expands focus into MSOs and utilities, increases fiber sales and extends ...
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Huawei Has Billions Riding on Claim to Be 5G Patents Powerhouse
Iain Morris , International Editor , 4/2/2019
As both a licensor and licensee of cellular technology, Huawei has more at stake ...
Leading Lights 2017: The Finalists
Ray Le Maistre , Editor-in-Chief , 4/10/2017
Light Reading is proud to announce the finalists for this year's Leading Lights ...
The Growing Pains of 5G
Iain Morris , International Editor , 3/15/2017
The hype surrounding 5G reached fever pitch at the recent Mobile World Congress, ...
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 ...
CxO Spotlight - Executive Interviews
Keeping up with data storage -- and keeping data safe -- is a more complex undertaking for companies now that most of their data is being processed in multicloud ...
Anytime a new CEO takes charge, there are always questions as to whether he or she will implement a new strategic direction. In the case of Boingo, incoming CEO Mike ...
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