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Key developments from the fixed wireless and satellite broadband sectors.
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 8/19/2019
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: KCOM acquisition finalized; Telia issues Russian spying disclaimer; France's digital tax feels the heat in Washington.

By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 8/7/2019
Regional operator Shentel says it plans to expand Internet access in part using LTE fixed wireless technology.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 8/6/2019
There appears to be dissension in the ranks of satellite companies hoping to cash in on the sale of 5G spectrum.
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By James Crawshaw, Senior Analyst – Service Provider IT and Automation, Heavy Reading, 7/30/2019
LiFi is the latest effort to bring optical wireless communications into the commercial communications networking fold.
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 7/23/2019
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Intracom Telecom lands Italian FWA job with Open Fiber; Openreach reduces wholesale FTTP prices; Ericsson and Swisscom join the 5G Dots.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 7/22/2019
OneWeb is building a constellation of low-Earth orbit satellites for global Internet services, but key elements of the offering remain cloudy.
By Robert Clark, 7/22/2019
Regulatory efforts to protect satellite services have angered mobile operators investing in 5G technology.
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By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 7/15/2019
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Huawei requests level laying field in Italy; ADVA adds a dash of AI to satellite signaling analytics; Galileo crashes and burns; Telenor's Q2 dented by Bangladeshi 'errors.'
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 7/9/2019
Some of the world's most visible and wealthy entrepreneurs are preparing to compete against each other in offering satellite-based backhaul services to wireless network operators.
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 7/3/2019
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Vodafone UK fires up 5G; Nokia's 5G factory lights the way ahead; BT to launch 5G in the fall; Google invests in Lisbon-Cape Town cable.
By Mike Dano, Editorial Director, 5G & Mobile Strategies, 7/2/2019
Charter, Google and others are rallying around new proposals that would release midband spectrum for 5G. However, the government agency in charge of such matters – the FCC – might be a bit hesitant to engage in bold action.
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 6/28/2019
Also in today's regional roundup: Orange offloads its BT stake; Nokia's CTO rebuked over Huawei comments; Ericsson helps bring 5G to Spain and Romania; Brit design star quits Apple.
By Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 6/27/2019
Cities join Chicago and Minneapolis as first group of 30-plus markets tagged by Verizon for mobile 5G rollouts in 2019.
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BBWN Bites: WOW Says 'Hi' to New CIO, 'Bye' to Old CTO
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BBWN Bites: DAA Move Shows Comcast's Openness to Open Source
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The Growing Pains of 5G
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US Giants Carve Out Role in the Industrial IoT
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