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Verizon looking to rapidly extend 5G beyond fixed wireless

At the request of Federal Communications Commission staff, Verizon executives met with FCC officials just prior to Verizon’s Oct. 1 5G launch in parts of Houston, Los Angeles, Indianapolis, and Sacramento.

Smartphone-only internet users grow from 12% in 2016 to 20% in 2018

A growing number of US households are exclusively accessing the internet via smartphones, according to a new report from the Pew Research Center.