Tag: 4G

Emerging Tech & Modernization, Networking & Wireless, Tech

Private 5G Will Transform Healthcare

March 17, 2022

Via: CIO

As enterprises prepare to move from 4G to private 5G, it’s critical to remember that this is not merely a speed and bandwidth boost, along the lines of how moving from 3G to 4G played out. As opposed to a […]


Verizon “nationwide” 5G ready for iPhone 12—don’t expect a big speed boost

October 14, 2020

Via: ArsTechnica

Verizon today announced “nationwide” 5G coverage along with support for the new 5G-enabled iPhones. But for most consumers, Verizon’s 5G upgrade won’t make much of a difference. The newly enabled 5G runs on the same spectrum bands used by Verizon […]


T-Mobile claims it didn’t lie about 4G coverage, says FCC measured wrong

February 19, 2020

Via: ArsTechnica

T-Mobile says the Federal Communications Commission screwed up 4G measurements in a report that accused the carrier of exaggerating its mobile coverage. The FCC report “incorrectly implies, based on a flawed verification process, that we overstated coverage,” T-Mobile said in […]


Verizon and T-Mobile call out AT&T over fake 5G labels

January 8, 2019

Via: Tech Crunch

AT&T recently started a shady marketing tactic that labeled its 4G network as a 5G network. Now, rivals Verizon and T-Mobile are not having any of it. In an open letter, in which AT&T is not named directly, Verizon says […]


T-Mobile denies lying to FCC about size of its 4G network

December 19, 2018

Via: ArsTechnica

T-Mobile has denied an allegation that it lied to the Federal Communications Commission about the extent of its 4G LTE coverage. A group that represents small rural carriers says that T-Mobile claimed to have 4G LTE coverage in places where […]


Verizon Accused of ‘Grossly Overstating’ Its 4G Coverage

August 8, 2018

Via: Fortune

A trade group representing rural cellular carriers says Verizon “grossly overstated” its 4G LTE coverage in government filings, which could prevent people in areas that are underserved from seeing improvements in service. The Rural Wireless Association (RWA), in a filing […]


Mobile network infrastructure at growing risk from cyber attack

March 29, 2018

Via: FCW

4G mobile communications networks are increasingly vulnerable to cyber intrusion, according to a new report from a Federal Communication Commission advisory group. The attack vector, which targets the Diameter signaling protocol used to move traffic on 4G networks, hasn’t been […]


What we learned about 5G in 2015

December 23, 2015

Via: CIO

The much-anticipated 5G mobile standard won’t be finished until 2020, but the people who’ll make it happen were busy throughout 2015 trying to define it.One thing that’s clear already is that 5G won’t be like 4G. Rather than just making […]


China to spend $182 billion to boost Internet by end of 2017

May 20, 2015

Via: itCurated

China will spend more than $182 billion to boost Internet speeds by the end of 2017, a top government body said, as Beijing moves towards a more service-driven economy to boost growth. The State Council said the government will invest […]