After the sale of Brightstar, announced today, the Japanese firm has control of no telecom assets.
The political hijacking of open RAN looks partly to blame for some of the misconceptions about the immature technology.
Beer costs the same in the Netherlands as it does in Austria. So why is Dutch spectrum about four times as expensive?
As other countries look to national technology providers, the UK's lack of homegrown alternatives to Huawei is a concern.
The latest 5G offering from the UK operator is a connected grand piano played by someone normally seen behind the wheel of a car.