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Inside T-Mobile's New 'Home Internet' Business

A deep dive into T-Mobile's fixed wireless service over LTE – complete with detailed commentary from a current customer – offers some interesting insights into what it means for Internet service in the future.

WiFi 6 Is Here. Should Mobile Operators Worry?

A new, more powerful version of the WiFi standard is now available. How might this new technology impact mobile network operators heading toward a 5G future?

5G Asia: Intel's Chan on Edge Opportunities

At the 5G Asia event in Singapore, Intel's Caroline Chan talks to Heavy Reading's James Crawshaw about the link between edge computing and 5G, potential enterprise use cases, and the increasingly hot topic of private networks.

What to Expect From Altice Mobile

Analysts expect Altice USA to collect 1.7 million mobile customers by 2023, and pay Sprint around $2.50 for each GB those customers consume.

Altice Mobile Debuts $20 Per Month 'Price for Life' to Optimum & Suddenlink Subs

Altice USA's new 'Unlimited Everything' offering, underpinned by its MVNO deal with Sprint, will be sold for $30 per line per month to non-Optimum and Suddenlink customers in or near its 21-state footprint.

What Might the Demand Be for 5G in Manufacturing?

Industrial IoT is often cited as a demand driver for 5G, but, asks William Webb, will many companies actually need 5G to meet their needs?

Comcast, Charter to Offer 5G Via Verizon MVNO

Comcast's Xfinity Mobile and Charter's Spectrum Mobile MVNOs will offer Verizon's 5G service to their respective customers at some unspecified point in the future.

5G Isn't Going Indoors Anytime Soon

Around 80% of all mobile data traffic is consumed indoors and the fastest variety of 5G spectrum, millimeter-wave, won't get into your home or office in the near future.

Dish Fiber Leads With Managed WiFi

Dish has accelerated its pursuit of apartment service deals with a new offering that matches raw connectivity with a managed, property-wide WiFi network, IPTV services and, later, IoT capabilities.

Charter Sets Employee Tests for 'Spectrum Connectivity Platform'

Software for broadband devices, believed to support OpenWRT, designed to help customers manage and optimize in-home WiFi, tweak router settings and pause Internet connectivity.

CONFIRMED: Altice Mobile MVNO Priced at $25/Line for Employees

Altice confirmed that its mobile offering is currently available to employees at $25 per line. That price is below what Comcast, Charter and Sprint charge for unlimited services.

An Inside Look at Cable's MVNO Business Model

Comcast and Charter have successfully pushed some of their mobile customers' traffic from Verizon's network and onto WiFi networks, according to new findings from Tutela.

Boingo's New CEO Sees Growth Everywhere, Including in Private CBRS Networks

From 5G to WiFi 6, Boingo's new CEO sees opportunities everywhere. Moreover, those opportunities now stretch into the 3.5GHz CBRS band.

CableLabs Seizes On Smarter WiFi

Teams with the Wi-Fi Alliance on new open source, standard way to collect and analyze WiFi network data and troubleshoot in-home WiFi issues that have been a drag on cable opex.

NXP, Qualcomm, MediaTek Jostle for Position in Wireless Chips

Silicon companies, including NXP, Qualcomm and MediaTek, are all working to shore up their position in wireless technologies.

Huawei Restricted From WiFi & Electronics Standards Groups

In fallout from US sanctions, Huawei is restricted from participating in groups that set standards for WiFi, SD Card storage and other electronics.

CableLabs Seeks to Supercharge WiFi

New open source project from CableLabs focuses on 'Dual Channel WiFi' technology that can set up dedicated channels for specific apps and traffic types such as streaming video and online gaming.

DoJ 'Leans Against' T-Mobile/Sprint Merger – Report

The Justice Department is inclined to block the merger, even after the FCC chairman's approval, according to Bloomberg.

Podcast: The Big 5G Event & Big 5G Questions

Light Reading's Ray Le Maistre and Phil Harvey were joined by two guests -- Light Reading's Mike Dano and US Ignite's Mari Silbey -- to sum up the state of 5G, why US cities are closely watching 5G deployments and what we can look forward to as 2019 rolls on.

At Boingo, Network Cloudification Drives Business Transformation

Boingo is best known as the guys who get travelers online at airports, but that's just a small part of the business nowadays. Network virtualization has helped drive the transition.

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