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By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 8/2/2019
Utility companies like Duke and Xcel are already major players in the telecom market. Now they're looking at how they might participate in 4G and 5G.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 7/31/2019
Dish Network is hoping to enter the wireless industry as a disruptive MVNO while it builds a 5G network. But what exactly are the company's plans?
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 7/26/2019
Dish's chief executive spoke with Light Reading about the company's 5G future, just hours after Dish announced a $5 billion agreement to purchase customers, spectrum and wholesale access from the combined Sprint and T-Mobile.
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By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 7/26/2019
The DoJ signed off on a transaction that would merge Sprint and T-Mobile and position Dish Network to build a nationwide 5G network. It's a complex deal.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 7/19/2019
5G operators are keen to see consumer electronics companies install 5G capabilities into all kinds of devices. However, analysts are divided about whether that will actually happen.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 6/17/2019
Sure you could deliver 5G using regular stuff like macro cell towers and small cells. But if you're really cool, you'd use balloons, blimps or drones.
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.
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By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 4/25/2019
SoftBank is embarking on a new business that involves building massive drones to provide Internet services in remote areas. Tied in, SoftBank is also plowing $125 million into Alphabet's Loon project.
By Mitch Wagner, Executive Editor, Light Reading, 3/14/2019
AT&T Business Chief Product Officer Roman Pacewicz describes how edge computing, 5G and network virtualization are required for next-generation applications that can deliver new business opportunities for the operator.
By Phil Harvey, US Bureau Chief, 3/4/2019
With a few snapshots and snappy captions, we've breezed through some of the big themes at MWC19, and tried to call attention to some of the more impressive displays of technology and showmanship in Barcelona.
By Phil Harvey, US Bureau Chief, 12/31/2018
Everything from enterprise strategies to 5G devices caught our audiences' attention during 2018. At a time when so many changes are bearing down on the telecom world, it's clear that a lot of us still have our heads in the cloud.
By Eryn Leavens, Special Features & Copy Editor, 10/19/2018
This week in our WiC roundup: Keeping smart home products safe for all; Merkel finds sexism in Israeli tech community; girls have limited access to mobile phones worldwide; and more.
By Phil Harvey, US Bureau Chief, 8/21/2018
With technology partners and an eye toward 5G networks, the StudioLAB is helping Disney-owned content studios solve technical production problems and reach consumers in novel ways.
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Fintech Startups Get Sloppy With Application Security
Larry Loeb, Author, 8/20/2019
Some startups need to shape up or ship out.
New Industry Drives Renewed Interest in Embedded Security
Larry Loeb, Author, 8/20/2019
Hardware for security may just get hot.
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FTTP or Next-Gen HFC? It's Complicated
Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 8/21/2019
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In a one-on-one interview with Broadband World News, ADTRAN Chairman and CEO Tom ...
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