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Dallas, Waco and Atlanta will be the first cities to receive AT&T's 5G mobile network

Though the US government may not be particularly interested in running their own 5G network, traditional cell providers certainly are. Last month, AT&T announced their intention to launch ...

Wed 21 Feb 18 from Techspot

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BT told to share poles for ultrafast fibre internet

BT must make it easier for rivals to install fibre broadband on telegraph poles, Ofcom says.

Fri 23 Feb 18 from BBC Technology

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UK church spires used to boost phone, wi-fi signal

Church spires across Britain will be used to boost broadband, mobile phone and WiFi connectivity in rural areas, under a deal struck between the government and the Church of England, it was ...

Sun 18 Feb 18 from Phys.org

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India has the slowest 4G LTE speeds in the world

Better than last year in terms of speed and availability, India still has a long way to go as per OpenSignal's State of LTE report.

Wed 21 Feb 18 from Techradar

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FCC Tracks T-Mobile Network Interference to Bitcoin Mining Operation

Wireless spectrum in the US is carefully regulated to avoid interference, which is why mobile carriers pay out the nose to license slices of the airwaves. Naturally, T-Mobile was quite perturbed ...

Fri 16 Feb 18 from Extremetech

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Unlocked phones vs. locked phones: Why you should care - CNET

In this edition of Ask Maggie, CNET's Marguerite Reardon breaks down what you need to know about the carrier practice of locking phones.

Sat 17 Feb 18 from CNET

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Wade Through This Despicable Deadpool Gift Guide

Ever since Rob Liefeld and Fabian Nicieza debuted Deadpool in New Mutants #98, he’s been a runaway smash hit. Inspired by characters like Wolverine, Spider-Man, and Deathstroke, Deadpool’s ...

Thu 15 Feb 18 from Geek.com

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Verizon’s Go90 Streaming Service Could Be Shut Down Soon

Verizon launched a video streaming service called Go90 back in October 2015. It hyped up the service by pointing out that it was backed by “awesome content partners” and brilliant ...

Wed 14 Feb 18 from Ubergizmo

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Trump’s infrastructure plan has no dedicated money for broadband

Broadband would be one of numerous projects competing for a pool of money.

Tue 13 Feb 18 from Arstechnica

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Phone masts get shorter to protect rural views

The devices will cut the number of so-called 'not spots' in the UK's countryside, mobile companies Vodafone and EE said.

Mon 12 Feb 18 from Daily Mail

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