Google brings 5G Pixels into focus

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Google fleshed out the details of its first 5G Pixel smartphones, after a limited unveiling early last month. The Pixel 4a 5G and Pixel 5 both feature Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 765G…

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Verizon beefs up 5G FWA router

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Verizon cleared a major hindrance to its fixed wireless access (FWA) 5G home broadband ambitions, making long-awaited hardware available which executives previously stated was needed to improve deployment economics. The…

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ZTE calls for increased Africa investment

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GSMA THRIVE AFRICA 2020: Xiao Ming, SVP of international sales at ZTE (pictured), spotlighted 5G as an opportunity for Africa to digitise a range of industries, but noted investments in…

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Singapore operators partner on 5G skills training

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Singaporean mobile operators partnered with the Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) to set a programme to recruit and train telecoms professionals to support the country’s 5G rollouts. IMDA said 30…

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Australia earmarks $21M to fast-track 5G services

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Australia’s government earmarked nearly AUD30 million ($21.2 million) to improve spectrum management and support 5G use-cases across industry verticals as part of a broader job-creation programme. The Australian 5G Innovation…

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Deutsche Telekom linked with China mobile move

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German authorities were rumoured to be hatching a plan to help Deutsche Telekom enter China’s mobile market, WirtschaftsWoche reported, with speculation the move could be part of a deal related…

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M1 makes commercial 5G move

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Singaporean operator M1 appeared to beat its rivals to the punch in launching commercial 5G services on a non-standalone (NSA) network, albeit with a deployment offering limited coverage. In a…

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KDDI, Samsung hail RIC potential in 5G

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KDDI and Samsung claimed an industry first after demonstrating end-to-end network slicing in a standalone (SA) 5G network using a RAN Intelligent Controller (RIC). The companies stated the trial in…

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