& cplSiteName &
Light Reading's coverage of mobile spectrum issues provides insight into the trends impacting the award and use of airwaves for mobile communications.
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 12/18/2018
The service is initially available to select business 'early adopters,' with 5G to become available to the wider public next spring.
Latest Comment: DanJones Seems like it doesn't it?
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 12/17/2018
The 28GHz auction continues, as the FCC expects to open up almost 5GHz of millimeter wave spectrum for 5G in 2019 and beyond.
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 12/11/2018
In today's EMEA regional roundup: Tele2 and Telenor go big on 5G in Sweden; Vodafone takes its 5G network to the street level; Liquid Telecom attracts $180 million investment; and more.
Advertisement
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 12/10/2018
The FCC's first 5G millimeter wave auction is nearly a month into active rounds of bidding.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 12/10/2018
Spending values mid-band airwaves at a higher level than in any country bar Italy, with the three existing operators and a new entrant picking up 5G licenses.
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 12/7/2018
Interest heats up as remaining available 28GHz licenses dwindle.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 12/7/2018
CFO Alex Pease says broadband CPE is viewed as a 'strategic differentiator,' and struggles in the video set-top sector can be cost-managed.
Advertisement
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 12/5/2018
Fingers can block signals from the phone antenna, so phone designers will have to work around that.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 12/5/2018
But cable operator is still evaluating its pricing and business model for mobile as it prepares to launch service in 1H 2019.
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 12/4/2018
Verizon CEO doesn't want to name a 'killer app' for 5G, but he has a few ideas.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 12/4/2018
'We're staying tuned' to the potential danger, and Comcast itself might use 5G technologies in some instances, CFO says.
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 12/3/2018
Auction 101 keeps on trucking, with 355 licenses still outstanding.
Message Boards
More Message Boards
Security Now
US Ballistic Missile Defense System Riddled With Security Flaws
Scott Ferguson, Managing Editor, Light Reading, 12/18/2018
An Inspector General's report concerning the Defense Department's Ballistic ...
Shamoon Malware Re-Emerges With Attacks in Italy, Middle East
Scott Ferguson, Managing Editor, Light Reading, 12/18/2018
Over the last week, several reports emerged that the Shamoon malware, which was ...
Broadband World News
Dose of mHealth Good for Telcos: Berg
Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 12/18/2018
The connectivity side of mHealth – or the use of telecommunications in medicine – ...
Digital Transformation Cuts Capex, Opex & Adds to Bottom Line – Report
Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 12/17/2018
Arthur D. Little report quantifies the benefits of telcos' own digital ...
Telecom Innovators Video Showcase
Prime Reading
Europe's Backhaul Black Hole Looms Above 5G
Iain Morris , International Editor , 9/18/2017
The poor availability of fiber for mobile backhaul spells trouble for some of ...
The Growing Pains of 5G
Iain Morris , International Editor , 3/15/2017
The hype surrounding 5G reached fever pitch at the recent Mobile World Congress, ...
Ingenu Revs Up IoT Rhetoric
Iain Morris , International Editor , 5/18/2016
Ingenu is making a bold case for its RPMA technology in an increasingly ...
5G: Hurdles on the Track
Iain Morris , International Editor , 3/7/2016
Standardization efforts on 5G are getting ahead of a business case for the ...
CxO Spotlight - Executive Interviews
Synamedia, the startup spawned by the acquisition of Cisco Systems's video software unit, will stick to its knitting by helping pay-TV partners deliver services to ...
Lee Wade, CEO at UK cloud and data network operator Exponential-e, talks cloud and network evolution, automation, security and why he has two baristas at the company's London HQ.
Featured Video
Flash Poll
Upcoming Live Events
March 12-14, 2019, Denver, Colorado
April 2, 2019, New York, New York
April 8, 2019, Las Vegas, Nevada
May 6, 2019, Denver, Colorado
May 6-8, 2019, Denver, Colorado
May 21, 2019, Nice, France
September 17-19, 2019, Dallas, Texas
October 1, 2019, New Orleans, Louisiana
December 5-3, 2019, Viena, Austria
All Upcoming Live Events