2019-07-24 - Alan Patterson

TSMC Backs 5G to Drive Demand for 7nm

TSMC sees 5-nm and 7-nm demand improving from its earlier expectations, as worldwide 5G development accelerates.

2019-07-02 - Dylan McGrath

Private 5G Networks Expected to Support IIoT

The ability of factories to control their own 5G networks will spur innovation, according to Qualcomm's head of Industry 4.0

2019-05-31 - Dylan McGrath

Mediatek to Challenge with New 5G SoC

Taiwanese firm rolls its first 5G SoC, says it's no longer a fast follower to Qualcomm

2019-04-29 - Nitin Dahad

Has the UK Given Huawei a Rubber Stamp?

Indicators suggest the UK will ignore the US recommendation to shun Huawei gear, but the government has made no official decision yet

2019-04-02 - Brian Santo

Fixed Wireless Broadband is a Flop

As of today, 5G is a solution in search of a problem, and that’s all it might be for a few years yet.

2019-02-26 - Martin Rowe

Tests Show 5G Progression

Taiwan-based MediaTek this week made two announcements with test-equipment companies: Anritsu and Rohde & Schwarz.

2019-02-21 - Rick Merritt

Qualcomm Strives to Advance 5G Lead

New chips coming from Qualcomm and a startup rival show that there’s plenty of work yet to do to make 5G networks live up to their hype.

2019-02-11 - Rick Merritt

Techno-Politics Fuel the 5G Race

Cybersecurity and trade tensions between the U.S. and China are becoming factors in how Ericsson and Nokia fare against larger rival Huawei in 5G gear.

2019-01-08 - Prakash Sangam

Is AT&T ‘5G E’ Phone Really 5G?

AT&T dropped a bombshell with the news its 4G phones supporting advanced features will display the connection as 5G E, following its confusing branding of "5G Evolution"...

2017-11-28 - Jim McGregor, Principal, Tirias Research

Qualcomm Sheds Light on Licensing Policy With 5G Rates

5G technology licensing rates, the same as the firm charged for 4G, offer perspective on Qualcomm's dispute with Apple and wireless industry grumbling.

2017-09-19 - Rick Merritt

Cellular Puts IoT on Speed Dial

Carriers laid out their plans for cellular IoT variants LTE-M and NB-IoT at last week’s Mobile World Congress Americas, putting pressure on unlicensed rivals Sigfox and LoRa.

2017-09-07 - Rick Merritt

5G Startup Aims to Beat Intel, Q’comm

Startup Movandi aims to leapfrog Intel and Qualcomm with an efficient RF front-end module for 5G cellular at 28 and 39 GHz.