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News, Technology, Wireless

Verizon grows revenue but loses wireless customers, continues to ‘execute on all 5G opportunities’

April 22, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

Verizon reported first quarter revenue up 4% from a year ago, but that gain was marred by net phone losses of 178,000. The company reporting that its first quarter revenue was $32.9 billion, with non-GAAP earnings of $1.31 a share. […]


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AT&T sees revenues rise, rebound in device sales

April 22, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

AT&T reported increased company revenues and solid growth in its wireless segment, driven in part by a bump in device upgrades. AT&T’s consolidated company revenues for the first quarter were $43.9 billion, up 2.7% from $42.8 billion in the first […]


Technology, Wireless

Wi-Fi 7 will require ‘new level of testing,’ forcing test equipment to evolve, says NI

April 19, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

While consumers and enterprise decision makers continue to weigh the benefits of updating to Wi-Fi 6, the wireless industry is already preparing for the arrival of Wi-Fi 7, or 802.11ba. Wi-Fi 7, among other things, promises better interference mitigations, higher […]


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More than 792,000 5G subscribers added last month in Korea: Report

April 1, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

South Korea ended February with 13.66 million subscribers in the 5G segment after a net addition of 792,118 subscribers during the month, local news agency Yonhap reported, citing data from the Ministry of Science and ICT. SK Telecom had the […]


Hardware, News, Technology, Wireless

‘You’re assuming fiber is there:’ The less-talked about roles of fiber in 5G networks

March 24, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

For the last three decades, the demand for mobile data has grown exponentially, driving tremendous capacity expansions and the need for more network infrastructure, especially as 5G networks continue to rollout. FiberLight’s Executive VP and Chief Revenue Officer Marc Dyman […]


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AT&T focuses on fiber, 5G and HBO Max

March 15, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

AT&T executives emphasized the role of fiber, 5G and HBO Max as well as streamlining across its business, as it laid out its areas of strategic focus for the coming years. “Fiber underpins the connectivity we deliver, serving both wired […]


Technology, Wireless

Next-gen wireless options: Wi-Fi 6, 5G or private 5G?

March 10, 2021

Via: Network World.com

One of the great debates in networking has been whether to use wired connectivity—which brings speed—or wireless—which delivers mobility. Recent versions of Wi-Fi deliver speeds comparable to wired, removing this debate. Wired connections are still faster, but for most user […]


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Digital Colony to Acquire Boingo Wireless for $854m

March 9, 2021

Via: The Fast Mode

Boingo Wireless, the leading distributed antenna system (DAS) and Wi-Fi provider that serves carriers, consumers, property owners and advertisers worldwide, recently announced that it has entered into an agreement and plan of merger to be acquired by an affiliate of […]


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Kagan: Qualcomm remains strong with 5G and patent portfolio

March 8, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

Over the last several decades, Qualcomm has been and remains one of the most powerful and important companies in the global wireless space. As a leader in 5G, Qualcomm sees strong growth ahead for many years to comes as the […]


News, Technology, Wireless

Boingo Wireless to be acquired by Digital Colony

March 2, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

U.S. distributed antenna system (DAS) and Wi-Fi provider Boingo Wireless says it has agreed to be acquired by an affiliate of Digital Colony Management in a deal worth $854 million. The transaction will take Boingo from being a public company […]