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Deutsche Telekom (DT) and Ericsson said they’ve demonstrated the use of 5G end-to-end network slicing in a customer-centric service delivery model for video streaming, where a customer can control and adapt slice performance based on demand.  The proof-of-concept sets a benchmark for “network-as-a-service” innovation, revealing how 5G network slicing can enable a new level of
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Dave Mayo, Dish Network’s EVP of network development, outlined the company’s 2021 buildout goals, and discussed some of the steps Dish is taking to create a startup business mentality for its 5G network even though it is a mature company with a successful legacy direct broadcast satellite (DBS) business. Mayo, who spoke last week at
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Talk about a white-knuckle ride. The 3.45 GHz auction threw a lot of folks in a tizzy after Thursday’s bidding rounds. Will the auction collapse? The 3.45 GHz auction, which started October 5, completed 23 rounds on Thursday, with bids tallying more than $4 billion. Demand started out high at the beginning of the month,
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The annual Brooklyn 5G Summit, which was started in 2019 by co-organizers NYU Wireless and Nokia, is now the Brooklyn 6G Summit and it will be held virtually October 18-19. Organizers say it was time to make the switch from 5G to 6G because 6G is expected to become a reality in 2030 and now
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Verizon Chief Administrative, Legal & Public Policy Officer Craig Silliman posted a notice for Verizon employees today regarding the company’s Covid policies. He said that beginning December 8, non-union Verizon employees in the U.S. must provide proof that they are fully vaccinated regardless of where they work or how often they come into a Verizon
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T-Mobile extended its lead in the 5G availability and download speed departments in Opensignal’s latest quarterly report. Verizon won accolades for 5G video and gaming. Once again, T-Mobile took the award for 5G download speed – for the fourth time in a row – increasing its lead on Verizon and AT&T and becoming the first
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Apple shares were down slightly – about 1% – Wednesday after media reports said it’s likely to slash iPhone 13 projection targets for 2021 due to chip shortages. Apple will likely have to cut its 2021 iPhone 13 production goal by 10 million handsets because of extended chip shortages, Bloomberg reported, citing unidentified people with
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Some customer accounts for the Verizon-backed all-digital prepaid brand Visible were breached after bad actors obtained password and login information from “outside sources,” the company confirmed on social media Wednesday. The scope hasn’t been disclosed and Visible has not responded to questions from Fierce. The Verge reported earlier in the week about customer complaints that
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