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T-Mobile to appeal decision on 'most reliable' 5G network claim
News Wire Feed | 11/23/2021

An advertising arbiter ruled that T-Mobile should discontinue claims that it has the most reliable 5G network, according to third-party testing company umlaut.

Compal to build private wireless network with Enea core
News Wire Feed | 11/23/2021

Manufacturing company Compal Electronics said it will build a private wireless network with a 5G core from Enea.

AT&T, Microsoft tout edge deployment in Atlanta
News Wire Feed | 11/17/2021

AT&T and Microsoft said they launched a 'private preview' of an Azure edge computing location in Atlanta.

Orlando resort to test neutral host CBRS network with Geoverse
News Wire Feed | 11/17/2021

Geoverse said it will build a neutral host CBRS network with Wi-Fi for Caribe Royale Orlando, a resort in Orlando.

Tony Staffieri replaces Joe Natale as Rogers CEO
News Wire Feed | 11/16/2021

Staffieri, a former CFO of Rogers, is appointed interim president and CEO, but will be in the running for the permanent slot.

IBC2021 will go live in Amsterdam, support digital option
News Wire Feed | 11/16/2021

This year's event will take place live December 3-6. Showgoers will be required to show their COVID-19 status and answer health screening questions before picking up their badge or entering the show floor.

Dish, Cisco announce deal covering 5G transport, routing, sales and more
News Wire Feed | 11/16/2021

Dish Network said it would team with Cisco for its forthcoming 5G network covering products, including transport and routing.

Xplornet outlines fiber, 5G buildout plans
News Wire Feed | 11/15/2021

Xplornet said it plans to build fiber to 200,000 homes and businesses across Ontario, and standalone 5G to 250 additional rural communities across Canada.

GSMA members push mmWave 5G
News Wire Feed | 11/11/2021

China Unicom, Docomo, Telstra, Verizon, Ericsson, Qualcomm and others announced a new GSMA group to help develop 5G technologies in millimeter wave (mmWave) spectrum bands.

Rogers joins Ericsson's 'Startup 5G' program
News Wire Feed | 11/10/2021

Rogers is the first North American service provider to join program focused on commercialization of 5G use cases.

Dish to offer $4B to help fund spectrum buys, wireless network buildouts
News Wire Feed | 11/8/2021

Net proceeds intended for an intercompany loan to Dish to help finance the potential purchase of wireless spectrum licenses and for general corporate, including the buildout of wireless infrastructure.

Dish loses 13K pay-TV subs, 121,000 retail wireless customers in Q3
News Wire Feed | 11/4/2021

Dish ends period with 10.98 million pay-TV subs – including 8.42 million satellite TV customers and 2.56 million Sling TV subscribers – and 8.77 million retail wireless subs.

CSG reups with Dish
News Wire Feed | 11/2/2021

New multi-year deal arrives as Dish plunges deeper into mobile and wireless.

Inland Cellular inks $15M deal with Trilogy for precision ag
News Wire Feed | 10/27/2021

Inland Cellular said it will pursue precision agriculture offerings with Trilogy Networks.

Rogers touts 5G standalone smartphone certification
News Wire Feed | 10/27/2021

Says it is first to achieve milestone in Canada with support for the Google Pixel 6 and Google Pixel 6 Pro on its national 5G standalone core network.

Qualcomm intros ultraBAW RF filter for 5G and Wi-Fi
News Wire Feed | 10/20/2021

Qualcomm said its new ultraBAW RF filter can allow both 5G and Wi-Fi signals to access spectrum up to 7GHz.

T-Mobile might have 'largest' 5G, but maybe not 'fastest'
News Wire Feed | 10/20/2021

An advertising arbiter ruled that it was OK for T-Mobile to advertise the 'largest' 5G network, but not necessarily the 'fastest.'

Deutsche Telekom, T-Mobile launch 5G challenge for retail
News Wire Feed | 10/19/2021

Deutsche Telekom and T-Mobile US said their new T-Challenge will encourage developers and others to create new extended reality (XR) offerings for the retail industry.

GlobalFoundries pursues IPO
News Wire Feed | 10/19/2021

Chipset manufacturing company GlobalFoundries said it will engage in an initial public offering (IPO) amid a global shortage of silicon.

Advertising arbiter issues mixed ruling on Verizon's 5G ads
News Wire Feed | 10/19/2021

Advertising arbiter BBB National Programs supported some of Verizon's 5G claims, but found others were 'non-actionable puffery.'

Verizon notches 711Mbit/s uploads with Samsung, Qualcomm
News Wire Feed | 10/14/2021

Verizon said it managed to support upload speeds of 711 Mbit/s on its millimeter wave spectrum with Samsung network equipment and Qualcomm silicon.

Dell releases more products for telecom
News Wire Feed | 10/13/2021

Dell Technologies released its Bare Metal Orchestrator and Respond and Restore for Telecom offerings, and announced partnerships with Mavenir and Wind River.

Dish picks Spirent for automated 5G core testing
News Wire Feed | 10/12/2021

Agreement will enable Dish to continuously test its 5G network core and validate its performance.

Charter joins Comcast in offering mobile family plans
News Wire Feed | 10/11/2021

Charter's Spectrum Mobile MVNO is now offering family pricing plans for its mobile service starting at $30 per month, after Comcast launched a similar offering.

AT&T inks deal with Ericsson for C-band, standalone 5G buildout
News Wire Feed | 10/11/2021

AT&T said it will use Ericsson's Radio System portfolio of offerings to deploy the standalone version of 5G on its new C-band spectrum holdings.

Verizon 5G Home extends reach to 60 cities
News Wire Feed | 10/7/2021

Latest string of deployments include Birmingham, Alabama; Fort Wayne, Indiana; and Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

Verizon to power Mobile X launch in 2022
News Wire Feed | 10/6/2021

Peter Adderton's Mobile X Global MVNO is scheduled to launch services next year in the US with Verizon's wireless network.

FCC kicks off Andromeda auction
News Wire Feed | 10/5/2021

Auction 110 seeks bids for licenses in the 3.45GHz band.

US Air Force goes with AT&T's FirstNet
News Wire Feed | 10/5/2021

The US Air Force said it will use FirstNet, working on AT&T's network, across 15 military bases.

T-Mobile cuts fixed wireless service to $50/month, from $60/month
News Wire Feed | 10/5/2021

T-Mobile said it will reduce the cost of its fixed wireless Internet service, dubbed Home Internet, by $10 per month.

RTA: Tarana's tech a 'game changer'
News Wire Feed | 10/4/2021

Rural Telecommunications of America (RTA) said it will deploy Tarana's fixed wireless technology across its 21 states of operation.

PHYTunes raises $1.5M from DT and others for indoor 5G
News Wire Feed | 10/4/2021

PHYTunes said its seed round of funding included investments from Deutsche Telekom's hub:raum, Draper University Ventures and Quake Capital.

Drone testing goes 5G in New York
News Wire Feed | 9/29/2021

The MITRE Engenuity Open Generation 5G Consortium will use 5G for unmanned aircraft systems testing in a 50-mile corridor between Syracuse and Rome, New York.

Kajeet unveils product to put 5G on school buses
News Wire Feed | 9/28/2021

Kajeet's new SmartBus 5G will use 4G and 5G signals to create Wi-Fi connections on school buses.

TeraGo updates on 5G core progress
News Wire Feed | 9/27/2021

TeraGo said it is on track to finish its 5G core network expansion this year.

Dish Network to 'explore' blockchain in 5G
News Wire Feed | 9/27/2021

Dish Network said it will team with Input Output Global (IOG) to look at how it might use blockchain technologies in its business.

AT&T enlists YouTube star to help sell 5G
News Wire Feed | 9/22/2021

AT&T said YouTube content creator Tim 'TimTheTatman' Betar will visit three locations as part of its 'AT&T 5G Roadshow.'

STL launches Accellus lineup for open RAN 5G
News Wire Feed | 9/22/2021

STL said its new lineup of Accellus products – ranging from radios to RICs – are designed for 5G networks using open RAN specifications.

T-Mobile expands fixed wireless Internet coverage area
News Wire Feed | 9/21/2021

T-Mobile said it is now selling its in-home, fixed wireless Internet offering across more locations in Florida, Georgia, North Carolina and South Carolina.

Viasat wins part of US military's 5G testing contract
News Wire Feed | 9/20/2021

Viasat said it will help the US Department of Defense to test 5G capabilities.

AT&T takes 5G and edge computing to sea
News Wire Feed | 9/16/2021

AT&T and the Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) said they will test 5G and edge computing-powered sea applications 'that connect crewed and non-crewed vessels and sensors.'

Vuzix touts smart glasses with Verizon's BlueJeans
News Wire Feed | 9/16/2021

Verizon's BlueJeans will use edge computing and 5G technologies to run on the Vuzix M400 and M4000 smart glasses.

NSF to invest $25M into SpectrumX
News Wire Feed | 9/15/2021

SpectrumX, a coalition of 27 institutions led by the University of Notre Dame, will get $25 million over five years from the National Science Foundation (NSF).

AT&T launches new plans for small business
News Wire Feed | 9/15/2021

AT&T is offering a number of new services for small businesses, including 90 days of free wireless service to help entrepreneurs start or expand their business.

CommScope touts court win against Dali Wireless
News Wire Feed | 9/9/2021

CommScope said it won a $6 million appeal against Dali Wireless in a long-running patent infringement case between the two companies.

Dish's Boost Mobile unit deals for Gen Mobile
News Wire Feed | 9/1/2021

Dish says the acquisition of the prepaid mobile service will expand distribution, accelerate its participation in the Emergency Broadband Benefit program and help it bridge the 'digital divide.'

Mediacom to use Ericsson for CBRS fixed wireless
News Wire Feed | 8/31/2021

Mediacom said it will use 4G and 5G equipment from Ericsson to offer fixed wireless Internet services over 3.5GHz CBRS spectrum.

Verizon virtualizes RAN with Samsung, Intel and Wind River
News Wire Feed | 8/26/2021

Verizon said it successfully conducted a virtualized 5G data session with vendors Samsung, Intel and Wind River.

AT&T, Cisco team for 5G IoT
News Wire Feed | 8/26/2021

AT&T and Cisco said they will offer businesses the ability to manage their Internet of Things (IoT) services on AT&T's 5G network.

Union Wireless goes with Nokia for Huawei rip and replace
News Wire Feed | 8/26/2021

Union Wireless said it will use Nokia's services and equipment to rip out equipment from China's Huawei from its network.

Verizon cheers ruling on 5G advertisements
News Wire Feed | 8/24/2021

Verizon said it is 'pleased' with an arbiter's ruling on some of its 5G-related advertising, after AT&T challenged the ads.

NAB 2021 show attendees must show proof of vax
News Wire Feed | 8/18/2021

Following similar announcement from the Consumer Technology Association for CES 2022, the National Association of Broadcasters has updated its health and safety protocols for this year's NAB Show in Las Vegas.

EdgeQ starts sampling 5G chips
News Wire Feed | 8/18/2021

Startup EdgeQ said it is now sampling its 5G 'basestation-on-a-chip' to what it said were tier-one customers.

AT&T, UT team for 5G and edge computing
News Wire Feed | 8/17/2021

AT&T said it will install a 5G millimeter wave network and edge computing services at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.

CES 2022 attendees required to show proof of COVID-19 vaccination
News Wire Feed | 8/17/2021

Vaccination proof requirement is part of a new set of safety protocols implemented by The Consumer Technology Association.

T-Mobile confirms it was hacked
News Wire Feed | 8/16/2021

T-Mobile confirmed that hackers accessed its systems, but the company hasn't yet determined what might have been stolen.

AT&T touts 5G on FirstNet
News Wire Feed | 8/16/2021

AT&T said it now offers speedy 5G connections in parts of an additional 10 cities across its FirstNet service for public safety.

DZS connects with broadband product stocking distributor Digicomm
News Wire Feed | 8/13/2021

Says sourcing partnership forms as government-funded broadband initiatives accelerate. Agreement mark Digicomm's expansion into mobile transport.

Canadian govt. invests $1.44B into Telesat's LEO network
News Wire Feed | 8/12/2021

The government of Canada plans to invest $1.44 billion into Telesat's Lightspeed low Earth orbit (LEO) satellite network.

Verizon sweetens wireline, wireless plans with AMC+
News Wire Feed | 8/12/2021

Verizon is offering free access to yet another video streaming service – this time AMC+ – to some of its wireless and wireline plans for a limited time.

Verizon expands reach of 5G Home and 5G mobile
News Wire Feed | 8/11/2021

Company says its 5G Ultra Wideband services are now available in parts of 78 cities, and 5G Home is now offered in parts of 12 cities.

Qualcomm outbids Magna for auto tech specialist Veoneer
News Wire Feed | 8/6/2021

Qualcomm's offer of $37 per share in cash represents an 18% premium over Magna's earlier offer for the provider of advanced driver assistance systems.

Gibson Technical Services acquires engineering firm Immco
News Wire Feed | 8/4/2021

Atlanta-based Immco is a privately held engineering and network design company focused on the cable and telecom industries.

T-Mobile to help university students see cadavers
News Wire Feed | 8/3/2021

T-Mobile, HTC and others teamed up with Fisk University for a 5G-powered VR human cadaver lab.

Casa Systems lands 5G fixed wireless deal with Bell Canada
News Wire Feed | 8/2/2021

Casa will provide the operator with its 5G Sub-6 High-Gain Outdoor devices to help underpin a wireless home Internet service.

T-Mobile CEO to keynote CES 2022
News Wire Feed | 7/27/2021

Mike Sievert's keynote will be the first for T-Mobile at CES.

Verizon, Samsung boast of 5G data session over C-band
News Wire Feed | 7/27/2021

Verizon and vendor Samsung said they completed 'an end-to-end fully virtualized 5G data session over C-band spectrum in a live network environment.'

CTIA: Wireless industry investments top $30B in 2020
News Wire Feed | 7/27/2021

The CTIA trade association said the US wireless industry invested around $30 billion into networks during 2020.

DZS joins ATIS's Next G Alliance
News Wire Feed | 7/23/2021

DZS said its CEO Charlie Vogt joined the board of directors for ATIS and ATIS' Next G Alliance's Full Member Group.

Altice Mobile rebrands as Optimum Mobile
News Wire Feed | 7/23/2021

Move is 'first step' in transition to one national consumer brand across Altice USA's connectivity business.

Tom Cloonan named interim CTO of CommScope
News Wire Feed | 7/19/2021

Morgan Kurk is stepping down as CTO and segment leader of CommScope's Broadband Networks unit.

COMSovereign buys RFEQ
News Wire Feed | 7/16/2021

COMSovereign said it purchased RF Engineering & Energy Resource (RFEQ), which makes microwave antennas.

Phoenix Tower buys towers in Malta and Cyprus
News Wire Feed | 7/14/2021

Phoenix Tower International said it inked a deal with Monaco Telecom to purchase over 830 cell towers and acquire newly constructed wireless towers in Malta and Cyprus.

Lynk launches 5th 'cell tower in space'
News Wire Feed | 7/13/2021

Lynk Global said it launched its fifth satellite into low Earth orbit as part of its efforts to offer cellular connections from space.

Verizon, Mastercard ink deal for 5G and payments
News Wire Feed | 7/13/2021

Verizon Business said it will work with Mastercard to look at potential services that could leverage payment, 5G and edge computing technologies.

5G telemedicine offering wins GLOMO award at MWC
News Wire Feed | 7/8/2021

SPONSORED: Solution for COVID-19 developed by the China-Japan Friendship Hospital based on Huawei's 5G network technology.

Colt joins IBM partner ecosystem to collaborate on 5G and edge
News Wire Feed | 7/7/2021

Colt and IBM to collaborate on edge solutions for enterprise customers.

Keysight, Qualcomm tout 10Gbit/s 5G NR data connection
News Wire Feed | 7/6/2021

The demo reached 10 Gbit/s by aggregating 5G mmWave and sub-6GHz spectrum.

T-Mobile puts 5G cameras on MLB hats, catcher masks
News Wire Feed | 7/6/2021

T-Mobile said it will use 5G to stream video from baseball players' point of view.

CSPG, China Mobile and Huawei take home the GSMA 'Best Mobile Innovation for the Connected Economy' award
News Wire Feed | 7/2/2021

The 35th Global Mobile Award (GLOMO Award) ceremony was successfully held by GSMA at the 2021 Mobile World Congress (MWC 2021).

Shentel finishes sale of wireless biz to T-Mobile
News Wire Feed | 7/1/2021

Shenandoah Telecommunications said it completed its previously announced sale of its wireless business to T-Mobile for $1.94 billion.

Gogo tests Airspan's 5G
News Wire Feed | 6/29/2021

Gogo said it installed and tested 5G massive MIMO antennas from vendor Airspan.

Qualcomm boasts of mmWave momentum
News Wire Feed | 6/28/2021

Qualcomm listed companies in a number of regions, including China, Europe, India, Japan and Korea, that are embracing 5G in millimeter wave (mmWave) spectrum bands.

Qualcomm shows off open RAN chip for small cells
News Wire Feed | 6/28/2021

Qaulcomm said its new FSM200xx supports open RAN on small cells for 5G.

AT&T sells mobile gaming biz for $1.4B
News Wire Feed | 6/23/2021

AT&T sold its Warner Bros. Games' Playdemic studio to EA for $1.4 billion in cash.

Intel's reorg puts Nick McKeown in charge of connectivity
News Wire Feed | 6/22/2021

Nick McKeown, who joined Intel as part of the company's acquisition of Barefoot Networks, will be Intel's SVP and general manager of its new Network and Edge Group under a reorganization at the company.

Nokia to make 5G basestations for Ligado's spectrum
News Wire Feed | 6/22/2021

Ligado Networks took another step forward after Nokia said it would make 5G basestations for the company's L-band spectrum holdings.

Samsung's new One Antenna Radio supports 3.5GHz
News Wire Feed | 6/22/2021

Samsung said its new One Antenna Radio supports both 3.5GHz Massive MIMO and lowband and midband passive antennas.

Samsung shows off new 5G chips
News Wire Feed | 6/22/2021

Samsung said its new chipsets support Massive MIMO and other technologies.

QualTek to go public via SPAC
News Wire Feed | 6/21/2021

QualTek, which offers 5G network construction services, said it plans to go public via an agreement with Roth CH Acquisition III, a special purpose acquisition company.

AT&T, Texas A&M to open private 5G testbeds
News Wire Feed | 6/21/2021

AT&T and the Texas A&M University System's RELLIS Campus said they will host private 5G network testbeds.

Ligado gets 3GPP approval for its Band 24 L-band spectrum
News Wire Feed | 6/21/2021

Ligado Networks is building a private wireless 5G service for its Band 24 L-band spectrum, which recently received 3GPP approval.

T-Mobile adds preemption to first responder service
News Wire Feed | 6/17/2021

Joining AT&T's FirstNet and Verizon's Frontline, T-Mobile said it will offer preemption services on its offering for first responders and other public safety workers.

Dish Network to use Dell's servers
News Wire Feed | 6/17/2021

Dish Network said it will use servers from Dell Technologies in the construction of its open RAN 5G network.

Mavenir shows off open RAN with Dallas network
News Wire Feed | 6/16/2021

Mavenir announced an open RAN 4G/5G network in Dallas running in the 3.5GHz CBRS spectrum.

Samsung demos 6G with California university
News Wire Feed | 6/16/2021

Samsung said it conducted Terahertz communications in collaboration with the University of California, Santa Barbara.

Boost to fight for 'unlimited data' ad claims
News Wire Feed | 6/16/2021

An advertising arbiter ruled that Dish Network's Boost Mobile ought to discontinue its 'unlimited data' advertising claims, but Boost said it will appeal that decision.

EdgeQ announces 5G chipset-as-a-service model
News Wire Feed | 6/15/2021

Startup EdgeQ said it will offer a chipset-as-a-service model for 5G silicon.

US military wants to run medical procedures over AR, 5G
News Wire Feed | 6/14/2021

The US Department of Defense (DoD) issued a Request for Prototype Proposal (RPP) through the National Spectrum Consortium (NSC) for medical applications using artificial reality (AR) and 5G.

Accenture to acquire umlaut
News Wire Feed | 6/14/2021

Accenture said it will acquire umlaut, and will add the company's offerings into its Industry X services.

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