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The FCC's new 5G push could mean faster phones, rural broadband, and more money for the US

Cisco CEO, Chuck Robbins, talks about economic slowdown, world market uncertainty, censorship in China and building a 5G network. You keep hearing about 5G but may not know why? , Ajit Pai, chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, called for a public auction of radio waves currently used by satellite companies (the so-called C-band spectrum) for new fifth-generation wireless networks …

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FCC chairman wants public auction to convert satellite bands for 5G

An FCC official told the Wall Street Journal that the regulator hopes to put the C-band Auction in 2020 to a vote and launch the auction by the end of the year. Satellite companies, however, may not be happy. Industry giants like Intelsat and SES were not averse to selling their spectrum, but they wanted a private auction to share …

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5G is not just a country, says Cisco vice president

At the Tencent Global Digital Ecosystem Summit on May 23, 2019 in Kunming, China, a man stands next to a 5G sign. Stringer | Reuters The advent of a super-fast 5G mobile network was fueled by fierce debates about national security concerns and fears that major players in the 5G industry, such as Huawei, the technology giant, might be used …

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The Galaxy S10 5G now has 3D face recognition like an iPhone

The Samsung Galaxy S10 5G is the most expensive and most feature-packed model. In addition to the 5G chops, the phone is the only one in the series that has a ToF sensor on both the front and back. ToF sensors can do wonders in portrait orientation with the main camera module, but they can also enable 3D facial scanning …

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5g in China: Ultra-fast network started in 50 cities

The country's three state-owned telecommunications providers launched services for the next generation of wireless technologies on Friday. China Mobile ( CHL ) China Telecom ( CHA ) and China Unicom [19659003( CHU offer all 5G plans starting at 128 yuan (US $ 18) for 30 GB of data per month, providing Chinese Internet users with access to ultra-fast service. According …

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UPDATE 2 – Nokia worsens earnings prospects in the battle for the 5G business

(Adds detail, background) By Tarmo Virki HELSINKI, Oct 24 (Reuters) – Finland's Nokia cut its earnings prospects for 2019 and 2020 on Thursday as earnings would come under pressure The company would spend more money defending its competitors in the fast-growing 5G network business. The telecom network equipment maker, which met the earnings expectations for the third quarter, also announced …

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7nm EUV, M5, G77, LPDDR5 flagship SoC alongside Exynos 5123 5G modem

Samsung today unveiled the all-new Exynos 990 chipset – probably Samsung's flagship SoC for 2020, using the latest IP and offering the latest features of the 7nm EUV manufacturing node. The chip follows exactly the release of the Exynos 980 in September and both new silicon chips have in addition to the new product name via a 5G connectivity. Samsung …

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Nor does Verizon's 5G network cover the entire basketball arena

Enlarge / A Verizon booth at the Mobile World Congress Americas in Los Angeles in September 2018. Verizon announced Friday that its 5G network is available is now available in three NBA Arenas will be available and will be expanded to seven by the end of the 2019-2020 basketball season. But there's a big caveat, just like Verizon's 5G coverage …

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Space companies invest heavily in 5G technology

Space companies want to transfer more data to their devices faster than ever before. Entities from SpaceX to start Amazon (or may soon launch) a large number of new satellites that can do this Carry the extra bandwidth. Mobile operators around the world are upgrading their equipment locally to meet expected future demand. This new technology is being developed for …

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