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By Robert Clark, 6/26/2019
Top executive at the Chinese vendor plays down the impact of US trade restrictions but declines to share details of current chip supply partners.
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 6/21/2019
Four more states join the original group of 10 state attorneys general opposing the Sprint and T-Mobile merger. The trial date is set for October 7 and could take two or three weeks.
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 6/20/2019
T-Mobile is reportedly examining an auction off Sprint's Boost pre-paid unit if a proposed $6 billion Dish deal doesn't work out.
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By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 6/19/2019
Verizon adds a fourth 5G phone to a device lineup it is selling in the carrier's initial two US 5G mobile markets.
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 5/30/2019
The new Motorola z4 smartphone works on Verizon's millimeter-wave 5G networks in Chicago and Minneapolis.
By Phil Harvey, US Bureau Chief, 5/23/2019
In this podcast, find out what other Chinese vendors might emerge and profit from Huawei's troubles with the US. Also, Ovum's Daniel Gleeson talks about the device-related concerns service providers have when they go to launch 5G networks.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 5/17/2019
A new API from Qualcomm promises to give Android Q app developers information about how fast users' 5G phones will go. But don't expect a 5G 'killer app' anytime soon.
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By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 5/14/2019
5G-powered drones and AR/VR services? Sure. But Verizon's Adam Koeppe said that driverless cars running on 5G isn't something that's going to happen anytime soon.
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 5/14/2019
Sprint perks up with first 5G launches and Verizon picks up another 20 5G mobile cities.
By Iain Morris, News Editor, 5/7/2019
The Finnish vendor's 5G-related difficulties and weak performance have unsettled investors, but Ericsson and Huawei also have questions to answer.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 5/2/2019
Even a forecast of a summer smartphone slump can't dampen investors' enthusiasm for Qualcomm, which is on track to receive at least $4.5 billion from Apple as it rides into a 'material' 5G opportunity next year.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 4/22/2019
Apparently Samsung's new folding phone, the Galaxy Fold, isn't quite ready for prime time considering a number of reviewers found major problems with the device. It's like the Galaxy Note 7 all over again.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 4/17/2019
Following Apple's new agreement with Qualcomm – and its rejection of Intel – the question now is whether Apple will develop its own 5G modem, and what Intel might do with its now-abandoned 5G modem business.
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Malvertising Adds Sophistication to Disruption
Larry Loeb, Author, 7/17/2019
French security researcher Malekal delved into a murky world.
New BitPaymer Ransomware Discovered Hunting Big Game
Larry Loeb, Author, 7/16/2019
New variant shares most of its code with the BitPaymer ransomware operated by ...
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DOCSIS 3.1 Gains New Ground
Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 7/17/2019
Some operators expand existing D3.1 infrastructure, while others discover ...
BBWN Bites: Google, Microsoft & WISPA: Fixed Wireless Can Bridge Digital Divide
Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 7/17/2019
Google, Microsoft and WISPA hope the FCC agrees that by allowing FWA operators to ...
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Communication service providers are figuring out what role they can play in ...
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