Tag: Verizon

T-Mobile says DSS issues may delay 5G rollouts, but Verizon disagrees

Last year, the mobile industry heralded dynamic spectrum sharing (DSS) as a “game changer” for 5G rollouts, enabling cellular towers to split 4G spectrum into separate 4G and 5G signals to service new and old devices. Now T-Mobile is suggesting that DSS might not be ready for prime time — an issue that could seriously impact […]

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Huawei takes legal action against Verizon over patent infringements

(Reuters) — China’s Huawei has launched legal action against Verizon Communications, alleging the U.S. carrier used 12 of its patents without authorization. The telecommunications equipment maker is seeking compensation for the use of its technology in areas such as computer networking, download security and video communications, and is also seeking ongoing royalty payments, showed documents […]

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5G should have scored at Super Bowl LIV, but carriers dropped the ball

If there’s any annual event that has the ability to dramatically impact the U.S. population, it’s the Super Bowl, which attracts around 100 million viewers each year. That massive audience enables networks to charge $5.6 million for 30 seconds of advertising — nearly $200,000 per second — staggering figures that tend to limit ads to blue […]

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5G will change how we watch sports in person

Engaging fans in an interactive and immersive match-day experience starts with the network. 5G is about more than just speed, it’s about what we can create with all the new technologies that are promised with it — and for sports fans it’s a particularly exciting time. This next generation of services will certainly be a […]

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AR, VR, and AI startups win Verizon’s $1 million Built on 5G Challenge

During the 2019 CES, Verizon announced the Built on 5G Challenge, a nationwide search for solid 5G innovations that could be commercialized using its low latency, high-bandwidth millimeter wave 5G network. Today, the carrier announced three winners across the fields of AR, VR, and artificial intelligence, earning $1 million, $500,000, and $250,000 prizes, plus special […]

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AT&T Offers Best 4G Download Speeds in the U.S, Verizon and T-Mobile Play Catch Up

In the past year, the state of 4G connectivity in the U.S seems to have improved a lot. Opensignal has published its latest Mobile Network Experience Report for the U.S. As expected the battle between Verizon and T-Mobile was very close and both the telecom operators garnered good ratings. The report was put together after […]

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