FAA declares 78% of commercial US plans 5G-safe
A view of a 5G cell tower with a plane flying in the background to symbolise the concern over the effect of 5G on airline safety
5G

FAA declares 78% of commercial US plans 5G-safe

Over one in five planes still not cleared to fly in low-visibility conditions near 5G cell towers
21 Jan 2022
AT&T and Verizon agree to postpone 5G rollout at US airports
A plane flies by a cellular tower as it takes off from San Francisco International Airport
5G

AT&T and Verizon agree to postpone 5G rollout at US airports

President Joe Biden thanked Verizon and AT&T for agreeing to the delay
19 Jan 2022
US airlines warn of “catastrophic” crisis days before 5G rollout
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5G

US airlines warn of “catastrophic” crisis days before 5G rollout

The companies have warned that the harm from 5G deployment is substantially worse than originally anticipated
18 Jan 2022
FAA lists 50 airports that will have 5G buffer zones
A business person sitting in a relatively empty airport waiting lounge
5G

FAA lists 50 airports that will have 5G buffer zones

Carriers will turn off nearby transmitters for six months due to safety concerns
10 Jan 2022
Chinese laboratory hails 6G breakthrough with record speed test
A hologram showing a 6G network concept on display at the 4th China International Import Expo (CIIE) in Shanghai, China
Network & Internet

Chinese laboratory hails 6G breakthrough with record speed test

Lab claims results could be used to make existing 5G transfers up to 20 times faster
7 Jan 2022
Nokia and Ligado partner on 4G, 5G enterprise private network
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5G

Nokia and Ligado partner on 4G, 5G enterprise private network

Nokia will leverage Ligado’s Band 24 spectrum to reach the US enterprise market
5 Jan 2022
US delays 5G rollout over aviation safety concerns
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5G

US delays 5G rollout over aviation safety concerns

The new tech has been delayed following concerns from the aviation industry around the C-Band 5G spectrum
4 Jan 2022
Three and EE to bring 4G connectivity to the London Underground
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Mobile

Three and EE to bring 4G connectivity to the London Underground

All stations and tunnels expected to have uninterrupted mobile coverage by the end of 2024
21 Dec 2021
Australia doubles down on digital economy with $252.5 million investment
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Policy & legislation

Australia doubles down on digital economy with $252.5 million investment

The government is spending more money to transform the country into a modern and leading digital economy by 2030
20 Dec 2021
Podcast transcript: Building 5G networks with cloud
Podcast transcript: Building 5G networks with cloud
5G

Podcast transcript: Building 5G networks with cloud

Read the full transcript for this episode of the IT Pro Podcast
17 Dec 2021
The IT Pro Podcast: Building 5G networks with cloud
The IT Pro Podcast: Building 5G networks with cloud
5G

The IT Pro Podcast: Building 5G networks with cloud

Cloud and 5G go hand in hand - but can you have one without the other?
17 Dec 2021
LTE vs 4G
Businessman pressing LTE button on a digital screen 4G
Mobile

LTE vs 4G

LTE and 4G are both high-speed data networks, but what’s the difference and which is better?
9 Dec 2021
UK to phase out 2G and 3G mobile networks by 2033
A mobile network mast with overcast sky
mobile networks

UK to phase out 2G and 3G mobile networks by 2033

The move will enable operators to transition to more energy-efficient and high capacity networks
8 Dec 2021
Re:Invent 2021: New AWS CEO unloads compute, data and 5G services during first keynote
Adam Selipskey takes the stage for his AWS Re:Invest keynote
Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Re:Invent 2021: New AWS CEO unloads compute, data and 5G services during first keynote

Selipsky delivers new EC2 instances, mainframe migration and automated 5G services at Re:Invent debut
1 Dec 2021
Nokia extends partnership with Ooredoo Group
Nokia's HQ with dark clouds above
5G

Nokia extends partnership with Ooredoo Group

The five-year 5G agreement will benefit the Middle East, North Africa and Southeast Asia
29 Nov 2021
Equinix to help DISH build out its 5G network
5G signal on a smartphone
5G

Equinix to help DISH build out its 5G network

The firm will offer connectivity infrastructure for a nationwide Open RAN network
18 Nov 2021
FAA worried about safety equipment interference from 5G
A speed-metre with 2G, 3G, 4G, and 5G symbols, pointing at 5G
5G

FAA worried about safety equipment interference from 5G

Prepare for 5G effect on aircraft altimeters
2 Nov 2021
Metanoia and NXP announce integrated 5G NR Sub-6GHz platform
A speed-metre with 2G, 3G, 4G, and 5G symbols, pointing at 5G
5G

Metanoia and NXP announce integrated 5G NR Sub-6GHz platform

The joint solution is aimed at high-volume mid-band (3.3 GHz - 4.2 GHz)
25 Oct 2021
LTE vs 5G: What's the difference?
A city skyline with a technology 5G overlay
Network & Internet

LTE vs 5G: What's the difference?

Assessing the latest networking technologies and their role in business
20 Oct 2021
Virgin Media O2 taps Samsung for 5G trials
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5G

Virgin Media O2 taps Samsung for 5G trials

The Korean tech giant has been seen as a suitable alternative to Huawei
20 Oct 2021
Japan to launch £637 million tech fund for AI and 5G
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Policy & legislation

Japan to launch £637 million tech fund for AI and 5G

The country is looking to boost its domestic tech sector and reinforce economic security
18 Oct 2021
ONF and Deutsche Telekom debut fully disaggregated Open RAN
5G graphic
5G

ONF and Deutsche Telekom debut fully disaggregated Open RAN

SD-RAN 4G/5G outdoor trial live at Deutsche Telekom's Berlin site
12 Oct 2021
US plans 30-nation meeting to address growing cyber crime threat
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cyber security

US plans 30-nation meeting to address growing cyber crime threat

Biden says the meeting will focus on the use of illicit cryptocurrency and securing supply chains
4 Oct 2021