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AT&T Extends 5G Leadership Across the U.S.

Tens of Millions of People to Get AT&T 5G Network Coverage Soon with Nationwide 5G in 2020 AT&T* is putting the pieces in motion to bring 5G service to tens of millions of consumers and businesses this year, ahead of plans to offer nationwide 5G in the first half of 2020. Following our recent launch of AT&T Unlimited Extra and AT&T Unlimited Elite we are adding access to 5G service in these plans and will begin preorders for our first low-band 5G smartphone, the Samsung Galaxy Note10+ 5G, on Nov. 25.…

TCS Collaborates with Qualcomm to Launch New Innovation Hub to Develop Next-Gen AI Solutions with 5G

Tata Consultancy Services' Hub to Explore New Use-cases Across Industries That Help Enterprises Innovate Faster, Deliver Superior Customer Experiences and Generate New Revenue Streams Tata Consultancy Services (TCS),  a leading global IT services, consulting and business solutions organization, announced the launch of a first-of-its-kind Innovation Hub in Hyderabad, India. With support from Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., an industry leader in wireless technology, the new hub will be used to build domain-specific solutions…

Five Ways 5G Will Change Digital Advertising

Nine months ago, 5G was set to take the mobile and digital world by storm. Depending on who you ask, 5G could be a major boon for digital media, or the latest in a long line of tech developments hyped up way too soon (VR anybody?). 5G, the network that mobile data passes through, doesn’t have a set definition nor standards and tech specifications. But it’s generally agreed that 5G will make data uploads and downloads on mobile devices a whole lot faster. We’re talking about downloading a 3-hour movie via your wireless…

Mobile Advertising Needs More Than Just 5G

The mobile advertising market is booming – it’s expected to account for 43% of all media ad spend next year – and brands are actively trying to reach consumers engaging in daily mobile activities, from payments and bookings to communication and entertainment. This year, time spent on mobile devices will exceed the time spent watching TV and will reach an average of 3 hours 43 minutes per day, explaining the high demand for mobile advertising. As mobile continues to grow, advertisers can further develop techniques to…

Consumer 5G Monetized by Data-Centric Plans, Speed-Based Pricing and More4More Content Strategies, Says GlobalData

More than 40 telecom operators around the world have already launched commercial 5G services and many are in the starting blocks to go live with their 5G deployments by the end of 2019. Next year will also witness several launches in Europe and other parts of the world. With the growing popularity of 5G, telcos need to craft carefully their 5G go-to-market strategies in order to monetize the technology, says GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company. GlobalData’s report, ‘5G Commercial Use Cases Update & Telco…

Samsung and IBM Bring 5G and AI-Powered Mobile Solutions on IBM Cloud for Enterprises

Joint Innovations Help Governments and Enterprises Improve Safety for First Responders, on Factory Floors and for Manufacturing Plant Workers Samsung Electronics and IBM announced at the Samsung Developer Conference, a new joint platform leveraging IBM Cloud and AI capabilities, and Samsung’s mobile offerings. The collaboration between the two companies brings together IBM’s capabilities with the Samsung Galaxy ecosystem for today’s enterprise customers. “The mobile industry is undergoing a dramatic transformation and…

5G, AR and Frictionless Commerce; Nielsen Illuminates Future of Retail and Consumer Packaged Goods

Nielsen reveals tech levers fueling such clients as P&G, envisions transformative retail and CPG change at the Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo Nielsen announced its predictions for 2020 and the decade ahead from Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo. Built on the most holistic and predictive view of consumer purchasing habits, Nielsen anticipates that 2020 will represent an inflection point for trust and transparency, 5G and time to purchase in the U.S. retail and consumer landscape. Nielsen's forward-looking vision is fueled by the…

ZTE Demonstrates the First 5G Slicing Store in Europe

ZTE Corporation (0763.HK / 000063.SZ), a major international provider of telecommunications, enterprise and consumer technology solutions for the mobile internet, announced that it has partnered with Hutchison Drei Austria to demonstrate the first slicing store in Europe. It boasts the first end-to-end network slicing operation in the industry. In the 5G "Slicing Store", consumers or enterprise customers can select the predefined slice template and set the SLA parameters according to the characteristics of the user or…

AlefEdge leads conversation around 5G and the Edge Internet at MWC Los Angeles

Recently Named to the GSMA 100, AlefEdge Will Discuss How Operators and the Ecosystem Can Deploy and Monetize the Edge 5G is expected to be the focus of the upcoming GSMA Mobile World Congress in Los Angeles (October 22-24) and AlefEdge, the Edge Internet leader, will explain how the Edge Internet optimizes delivery economics for 5G applications and services. As discussed in Chetan Sharma’s most recent paper, Edge Internet: The Multi Trillion Dollar Opportunity, the Edge Internet is forecasted to create a $4.1 trillion…

Telenor to Pilot 5G on Top of the World

Telenor has launched the world’s northernmost 5G pilot on the Norwegian archipelago of Svalbard, where new standard will be tested against the rigours of the Arctic climate. The pilot will launch on 20 October When 4G was introduced to Norway in 2012, residents of the Artic archipelago of Svalbard were among the first to test the technology. As the dawn of the 5G standard breaks, residents of the island community will again be among the first in the country to test the next generation network. “Extreme weather…

Nokia Celebrates Twelve Months of 5G Achievements

Nokia achieves 23 landmark 5G ‘firsts’ between September 2018 and September 2019 Espoo, Finland – Nokia is celebrating twelve months of 5G ‘firsts’: a milestone defined by 23 game-changing achievements in the field of 5G.      Over a twelve-month period that started on 6 September 2018 with the first over-the-air, end-to-end data transmission on a commercial 3GPP 5G New Radio network in partnership with Verizon, Nokia has gone forward to achieve an additional 22 5G firsts in six continents and in a wide range…

LG Uplus Leads 5G Service with AR, VR Features: Report

South Korea's mobile operator LG Uplus has adopted a successful differentiation strategy through its AR and VR service portfolio in the country's highly-competitive 5G race, according to a report by Strategy Analytics, a global consulting firm. The report, as a case study on the operator's 5G strategies and market execution, identified VR and AR services, which require higher download speeds compared to conventional video, as demonstrating the power of LG Uplus's new network and giving consumers reasons to upgrade. In…

5G Speed: Pisofttech Releases 360 Cloud Solution to Further Boost Panoramic Live Streaming

Shenzhen Pisoftware Technology officially announced the release of a new "360 Cloud Solution" for 8K panoramic live streaming. As the industry's first initiative, it will revolutionize the traditional panoramic live broadcast solutions. Meanwhile, the company signed a partnership agreement with Huawei Envision Hybrid Video at 2019 Huawei Connect Summit. A Solution Showing New Direction of 360/VR Live Streaming Pisofttech 360 Cloud Solution The requirement of complicated toolsets has…

From Hand-Written Letters to 5G

A news report by China.org.cn on China's evolution of communication methods: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Un9FJf6WqAo&feature=youtu.be In order to meet their needs for communicating with each other no matter when and where they are, human beings, including the Chinese, have always been looking for better, faster and smarter ways. Beacon towers and messenger pigeons are the earliest attempts of the Chinese to deliver messages. In the early days of the People's Republic…

HUAWEI CLOUD Gains Ground in Global Markets through Cloud + AI + 5G + IoT

HUAWEI CLOUD Adoption Soars as Enterprises Seek a New Class of Connected and Intelligent Applications HUAWEI CLOUD has announced a series of 2019 strategic investments to expand its global footprint in response to growing demand for its intelligent, secure and stable cloud platform. HUAWEI CLOUD is seeing strong adoption of its services, and today operates 23 cloud regions and 45 availability zones across Africa, Asia Pacific, Europe, and Latin America, empowering digital transformation for organizations globally.…

Samsung and Amdocs Partner to Accelerate Communications Service Providers’ Deployment of 5G Open Cloud Networks

Joint Initiative Combines Samsung 5G Network Solutions with Onap to Enable Communications Service Providers to Deploy and Monetize a Rich Set of Innovative Services Across an Open and Agile Ecosystem Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. (Samsung) and Amdocs, a leading provider of software and services to communications and media companies, today announced multiple joint initiatives to accelerate communications service providers’ (CSP) journeys to open cloud networks that provide the freedom and agility necessary to innovate and…

Duubee 5G Lab – Built for the 5G Intelligent Age

Duubee announced that it has been investing several million dollars in establishing a 5G laboratory which will focus on research and development (R&D) across 5G, artificial intelligence (AI), and the Internet of Things (IoT) in the 5G Age. As it is known to all, the intelligent world is arriving - the fusion of 5G, AI, IoT and other emerging technologies promise new possibilities, opportunities, and experiences for everyone, everywhere. According to Huawei's Global Industry Vision 2025, there are 10…

VisualOn Rolls Out Multi-Stream Synchronization for Enhanced Value Proposition of Streaming Video Over Fiber and 5G at IBC 2019

MultiStream Sync Paired with Low Latency Changes the Game for Providers to Offer Differentiated Services VisualOn Inc., the industry-proven video streaming solutions provider, announced its new MultiStream Sync feature on the VisualOn Media Platform (VMP). VisualOn will demonstrate use cases for multi-stream playback, such as on the Android TV platform, which outperform alternative techniques under unpredictable network and bandwidth conditions. MultiStream Sync embodies how service providers can overcome current…

Nordic Enterprises See 5G Networking as Boost for Internet of Things

ISG Provider Lens report sees Nordic companies, governments adopting IoT for smart buildings, connected cars and other uses Enterprises in the Nordic countries see the rollout of 5G mobile services, with their faster networking speeds, as a catalyst for the broader adoption of Internet of Things (IoT) solutions, according to a new report published today by Information Services Group, a leading global technology research and advisory firm. The 2019 ISG Provider Lens IoT — Transformational Services, Technology, Solutions,…

As Mobile Operators Skirmish in Early 5G Battle, EE Continues to Win the 4G War

EE cements itself as the UK's leading network, winning or sharing all six RootMetrics categories for the fourth straight test period and delivering speeds that would download a song faster than the other operators RootMetrics by IHS Markit, the industry leader for testing mobile network performance, confirms EE as the UK's leading mobile operator in terms of network performance in its Review of the Mobile Landscape 1H 2019, released.…