Wireless Telecommunications

Communication at a distance, especially the electronic transmission of signals via cell phones

Why 5G requires new approaches to cybersecurity

5G will be a physical overhaul of our essential networks that will have decades-long impact.

Unlicensed Signal Boosters Get a Boost From Amazon

Cell phone signal boosters are powerful devices. Installed in a home or office, they can potentially amplify one signal bar into five.

Chairman Pai's Response to Members of Congress Regarding Broadband Mapping

On Aug 19 and 21, 2019, Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai responded to various Members of Congress who expressed concerns about the FCC's inaccurate broadband mapping. Chairman Pai wrote that, "After a thorough review of the reco

Chairman Pai Remarks at University of Mississippi Tech Summit

This tech summit is focusing on an important topic: improving the lives of Mississippians through communications technologies.

Strategy Analytics: 5G Smartphone Pricing is a Barrier to Purchase

One in five smartphone owners say they don’t see a need for 5G technology or will wait until it is proven before upgrading, according to a new 5G smartphone pricing report from Strategy Analytics.

DOJ’s plan to make Dish the fourth major carrier has a fatal flaw

When the Department of Justice approved T-Mobile's purchase of Sprint, the DOJ's antitrust officials insisted that an unusual remedy could replace the competition lost in the merger.

The FCC needs to update its cellphone tests for radiofrequency radiation

The Chicago Tribune recently published test results indicating that some cellphones can emit radiation causing exposure up to five times higher than current limits allow.

Cities Are Saying No to 5G, Citing Health, Aesthetics—and FCC Bullying

Cities and towns throughout Northern California are issuing ordinances that would exclude new 5G cell sites from residential areas, citing supposed health concerns. Whatever the basis for residents’ objections to new cell towers, countless mayors,

Verizon Boingo Deal Aims to Boost Indoor 5G; Phoenix Added to Verizon Mobile 5G Markets

A Verizon Boingo deal aims to bring Verizon 5G Ultra Wideband coverage indoors, thereby extending the range of the service, which operates in the millimeter wave spectrum band.