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Member Since: January 7, 2019
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CBRS Players Begin to Fret Over Government Shutdown
News Analysis  | 
1/17/2019  |  Post a comment
The government shutdown is already the longest on record, and there's no end in sight. And that situation is starting to make some players in the wireless industry – particularly those in the 3.5GHz CBRS space – a little nervous.
Verizon Offers Anti-Union Script to Managers, Leaked Documents Show
News Analysis  | 
1/17/2019  |  Post a comment
Verizon offers its managers a playbook on how to prevent employees from unionizing, according to a new report.
Darkness Gathers Over T-Mobile/Sprint Merger
News Analysis  | 
1/16/2019  |  Post a comment
After months of mostly positive signs surrounding the proposed merger between T-Mobile and Sprint, problems are emerging.
With New Advisors, Loon Tries to Get Serious
News Analysis  | 
1/15/2019  |  2 comments
Craig McCaw, Ian Small and Marni Walden said they will act as advisers to Alphabet's Loon. Those kinds of high-profile executives could help Loon's balloons get off the ground.
Comment: Update - Mike Dano - 1/15/2019
T-Mobile Quietly Confirms 5G Network in 30 Cities
News Analysis  | 
1/14/2019  |  3 comments
T-Mobile promised to roll out 5G nationwide on its 600MHz spectrum by 2020, but it already has some 5G services in action. All it lacks are compatible smartphones.
5G4REAL: Dano's CES Round-Up
LRTV Documentaries  | 
1/14/2019  |  1 comment
Light Reading's new 5G hire, Mike Dano, discusses the key 5G takeaways from CES and sets the scene for MWC 2019.
Sprint Gets Cozy With 5G Enterprise Testbeds
LRTV Interviews  | 
1/11/2019  |  Post a comment
Jan Geldmacher, president of Sprint Business, gets his customers ready for 5G applications with testbeds that help businesses put low-latency and high-bandwidth network applications to the test, giving them a leg up on IoT and other business deployments.
CES Is Only a 5G Scene-Setter for MWC
News Analysis  | 
1/11/2019  |  Post a comment
As far as 5G goes, the main event will be in Barcelona.
AT&T Expands Edge Computing Testing to Enterprise Use Cases
News Analysis  | 
1/10/2019  |  2 comments
The carrier sees its 5G network technology and edge computing designs as useful to power everything from autonomous driving to video monitoring in smart cities.
AT&T's New Nationwide, Mobile 5G Timeline
News Analysis  | 
1/10/2019  |  2 comments
The carrier said it would offer nationwide 5G services by 2020 and its spectrum choice reveals some critical details about its coverage plans and its ability to compete with T-Mobile.
AT&T's 5G Exec Outlines a New Round of Layoffs – Report
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1/9/2019  |  Post a comment
A decline in legacy services prompts more cuts at AT&T, though the carrier said it is hiring in growth areas of the company.
Verizon, AT&T Spar Over 5G Service Names, Marketing
News Analysis  | 
1/8/2019  |  1 comment
New ads call attention to the industry's longstanding practice of calling everything something that it's not, based on new tech specs that no one measures up to yet.

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