Apple embraces 5G for iPhone

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Apple finally took the wraps off its first 5G iPhones, unveiling a quartet of next generation handsets during an event which also featured a special network announcement from Verizon. The…

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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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Verizon refines 5G pricing strategy

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Verizon consumer chief Ronan Dunne (pictured) shed light on the operator’s plan to recoup 5G investments, noting it will charge consumers a premium for the faster speeds offered by its…

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Verizon, China Unicom join Broadband Forum board

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Industry standards group the Broadband Forum appointed representatives from Verizon and China Unicom to its board of directors, strengthening collaboration with mobile players as it works to advance projects focused…

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Samsung secures $7B network deal with Verizon

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Samsung’s network division secured a multi-year KRW7.9 trillion ($6.6 billion) wireless contract from US-based Verizon, in a major win for the South Korean vendor against established rivals. Yonhap News Agency…

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Verizon wheels out 5G for Indy 500 fans

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Verizon teamed with NBC Sports to recreate the upcoming Indianapolis 500 motor race for fans in AR, marking its latest effort to stir interest in sports-related 5G applications. The operator…

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Verizon finds solid ground in Q2

Verizon regained its footing in Q2, posting a double-digit jump in profit and adding mobile subscribers despite headwinds caused by the Covid-19 (coronavirus) pandemic. Profit attributable to Verizon rose 19.1…

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Verizon, Cellwize put AI to work for 5G

Verizon made another move to accelerate its 5G rollout, partnering with software company Cellwize to launch a RAN platform which automates site design and enables vendor-neutral application development. The operator…

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