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Verizon and Honda want to use 5G and edge computing to make driving safer

Honda and Verizon are researching how 5G and mobile edge computing might improve safety for today’s connected vehicles and the future’s autonomous ones.  The two companies, which announced the partnership Thursday, are piloting different safety scenarios at the University of Michigan’s Mcity , a test bed for connected and autonomous vehicles. The aim of the venture is to study how 5G connectivity coupled with edge computing could allow for faster communication between cars, pedestrians an...
Tags: TC, Transportation, Verizon, Fcc, China, Tech, Automotive, United States, Self-driving Cars, Honda, 5g, University Of Michigan, Mcity, Autonomous Driving, Mec, Peebles


The best 5G phones to buy in 2021

5G coverage is constantly growing. If you're near a major city, maybe it's time to start shopping for a new 5G phone. Here are the top phones that support 5G.
Tags: Apple, Android, Mobile, Trends, Buying Guides, 5G Network, 5g Phone, 5G phones, 5G Smartphone, 5G smartphones


5G vs. Wi-Fi 6: Which is the future of wireless connectivity?

Carriers are pushing the idea that ubiquitous 5G can replace Wi-Fi. In reality, the latest tech in Wi-Fi 6 makes it clear that the two can live together.
Tags: Mobile, Trends, 5g, 5G Network, Wi-Fi 6


Verizon’s 5G Home Internet service is coming to 10 more cities

Verizon has announced that it's bringing its 5G Home Internet service to 10 more cities, including Cleveland, San Diego, and Salt Lake City.
Tags: Mobile, Verizon, Trends, 5g, 5G Network, Cleveland San Diego


10 exciting 5G use cases that show what 5G can really do

Now that are expanding across the country, it’s a great time to start thinking about some of the innovative 5G use cases that will impact the world as we know it. Like any upgrade to our mobile network infrastructure, the most exciting aspect is the speed and consistency it brings. That, combined with latency reductions, […]
Tags: Mobile, Trends, 5g, 5G Network


T-Mobile’s Home Office Internet service brings 5G to businesses nationwide

T-Mobile has launched a new Home Office Internet service that is built for business users and piggybacks off of T-Mobile's nationwide 5G network.
Tags: Mobile, Business, News, Enterprise, Trends, T Mobile, 5g, 5G Network


Best prepaid 5G plans in 2021

5G is here, but while all the major carriers have nationwide 5G coverage, you might not know which prepaid carriers have it. Here are the best 5G prepaid plans.
Tags: Mobile, Trends, 5g, Prepaid, 5G Network


Verizon plans explained: 5G, pricing, and deals

Verizon offers lots of plans for individuals and families who want prepaid service. Here is everything you need to know about Verizon's plans.
Tags: Apple, Android, Mobile, Verizon, Trends, 5g, 5G Network


The best 5G phones for T-Mobile

5G has ushered in the next era of smartphone connectivity. For those of you on T-Mobile, we've put together a list of the best 5G smartphones.
Tags: Apple, Android, Mobile, Trends, 5g, Buying Guides, 5G Network, 5G smartphones, 5g Iphone, 5g Samsung


Best 5G phones for T-Mobile

5G has ushered in the next era of smartphone connectivity. For those of you on T-Mobile, we've put together a list of the best 5G smartphones.
Tags: Apple, Android, Mobile, Trends, 5g, Buying Guides, 5G Network, 5G smartphones, 5g Iphone, 5g Samsung


Does 5G drain your battery?

No matter the size of your phone, or how you use it, you'll always be looking for longer battery life. Can turning off 5G help? Probably not.
Tags: Mobile, Trends, 5g, 5G Network


T-Mobile plans explained: 5G, pricing, and features

T-Mobile offers a range of plans with different prices and features. Here's a rundown of what's available, including the new 5G-capable T-Mobile Magenta Max.
Tags: Apple, Android, Mobile, Trends, Features, T Mobile, 5g, 5G Network, T-Mobile 5G


The best 5G phone plans in 2021

All three of the major carriers now offer 5G connectivity as part of their plans, helping make those plans better than ever. But which plan is best for you?
Tags: Mobile, Verizon, Trends, T-mobile, AT&T, 5g, 5G Network, 5G Plans


The best 5G phones for Verizon

As Verizon's 5G network expands, there's no time like right now to pick up a new 5G phone for Verizon. We've got some of the best right here for all budgets.
Tags: Apple, Android, Mobile, Verizon, Trends, Buying Guides, 5G Network, 5G phones, 5G smartphones, best 5G phones for Verizon


Best 5G hotspots in 2021

5G is available nationwide, and that means you want to use it with every device. Sometimes a phone doesn't cut it, and you'll want a 5G hotspot instead.
Tags: Mobile, Verizon, Trends, T-mobile, AT&T, 5g, 5G Network, 5g Hotspot


5G home internet: Carriers, coverage, and plans

5G often refers to mobile 5G, or the replacement to 4G and the connection that you'll get on your phone. But there are also 5G home internet services.
Tags: Mobile, Trends, 5g, 5G Network, 5G Home Internet


8 exciting 5G use cases that show what 5G can really do

Now that are expanding across the country, it’s a great time to start thinking about some of the innovative 5G use cases that will impact the world as we know it. Like any upgrade to our mobile network infrastructure, the most exciting aspect is the speed and consistency it brings. That, combined with latency reductions, […]
Tags: Mobile, Trends, 5g, 5G Network


AT&T 5G home internet: Coverage, speeds, and plans

AT&T is rolling out its 5G network, however, while the other carriers have home internet offerings based on 5G, AT&T doesn't yet. But it likely will.
Tags: Mobile, Trends, AT&T, 5g, 5G Network, 5G Home Internet, AT&T 5G


What is 5G? Everything you need to know

It has been years in the making, but 5G is finally becoming a reality. Although 5G coverage is still limited, expect to see it expand in the U.S. in 2021.
Tags: Apple, Android, Mobile, Trends, Wireless, 5g, What Is, 4G LTE, 5G Network, 5G cellular, Cellphone Tech, 5GQualcommSponsorship, Tier 4


T-Mobile 5G home internet: Coverage, speeds, and plans

T-Mobile may be focusing on its mobile 5G network, but there's also a T-Mobile 5G home internet service. From pricing to coverage, here's what you need to know.
Tags: Mobile, Trends, T-mobile, 5g, 5G Network, 5G Home Internet


Verizon 5G home internet service: Coverage, speeds, and plans

Verizon is using its 5G network for a 5G home internet service. From plans, to coverage, to prices, here's what you need to know about Verizon 5G home internet.
Tags: Mobile, Verizon, Trends, 5g, 5G Network, verizon 5G, 5G Home Internet, Verizon 5G home internet


5G vs. 4G: How will the newest network improve on the last?

How do 5G and 4G compare in terms of speed, latency, and coverage? We pit them against each other to uncover the differences -- and what that means for you.
Tags: Apple, Android, Mobile, Small Business, Trends, Features, 4G, 5g, Versus, 5G Network


Verizon partners with Apple to launch 5G Fleet Swap

Apple and Verizon today announced a new partnership that will make it easier for their business partners to go all-in on 5G. Fleet Swap, as the program is called, allows businesses to trade in their entire fleet of smartphones — no matter whether they are currently a Verizon customer or not — and move to the iPhone 12 with no upfront cost and either zero cost (for the iPhone 12 mini) or a low monthly cost. (Disclaimer: Verizon is TechCrunch’s corporate parent. The company has zero input in...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, TC, Mobile, Verizon, Internet Of Things, Hardware, Tech, General-motors, Smartphone, Smartphones, Verizon Business, Mobile Phones, Telecommunications, Detroit, Verizon Communications


China’s Oppo partners with Vodafone for bigger European push

Huawei is facing an uphill challenge in the overseas market as its upcoming devices lack the full set of Google apps and services. That leaves ample room for its Chinese rivals to chase after foreign consumers. That includes Oppo, the sister brand of Vivo under Dongguan-based electronics holding company BBK. In an announcement on Monday, the Chinese firm announced a partnership with Vodafone to bring its smartphones to the mobile carrier’s European markets. The deal kicks off in May and will ...
Tags: Google, Asia, Europe, Hardware, China, Tech, Turkey, Smartphone, Smartphones, Telecommunications, Xiaomi, Vodafone, Huawei, 5g, Vivo, Oppo


Intelsat files for bankruptcy protection

Global satellite operator Intelsat has voluntarily filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, the company announced late on Wednesday. Intelsat has attempted to position this as a positive moment that sees it embark on a “financial restructuring” project to enable its future growth, but a bankruptcy filing is seldom cause for celebration. The company cites a need to participate in the FCC’s C-band spectrum clearing for 5G network build out in the U.S. as one of the factors behind its decisio...
Tags: TC, Space, Fcc, Finance, Tech, Bankruptcy, United States, Federal Communications Commission, Gm, Satellite, Private Equity, Aerospace, American Airlines, Intelsat, OneWeb, 5G Network


With Sprint merger done, John Legere steps down as T-Mobile CEO

Mike Sievert will take over as CEO effective immediately
Tags: Mobile, News, Trends, Sprint, T-mobile, 5g, John Legere, Mike Sievert, 5G Network, Sprint T-mobile Merger


UK will allow Huawei to supply 5G — with ‘tight restrictions’

The UK government will allow Chinese tech giant Huawei to play a limited role in supplying the country’s 5G networks, it has been announced today. The government said the package of restrictions being announced on “high risk” 5G vendors will allow it to “mitigate the potential risk posed by the supply chain and to combat the range of threats, whether cyber criminals, or state sponsored attacks”. The plan for managing risks related to the next generation of cellular network technology ends months...
Tags: Security, TC, Asia, Europe, UK, Gchq, Washington, Nokia, US, Supply Chain, Tech, United States, Telecommunications, United Kingdom, President, Boris Johnson


Amid security concerns, the European Union puts 5G — and Huawei — under the microscope

The European Union is putting under the microscope the rollout of new, high-speed mobile networking technologies known as 5G in a move that could affect the technology’s dominant company — Huawei. Regulators focused on specific security threats linked to technology providers headquartered in countries with “no democratic and legal restrictions in place,” according to a report in The Wall Street Journal.  The news follows the release of a public report from the European Union that enumerated...
Tags: TC, Europe, Technology, China, Tech, Eu, European Union, United States, Telecommunications, New York Times, Huawei, 5g, WSJ, U.s. Government, 5G Network


Medivis gets FDA approval for its augmented reality surgical planning toolkit

Augmented reality is coming to the operating room theater sooner than anyone may have predicted. Medivis, which launched its product suite earlier this year, has now received approvals from the Food and Drug Administration and will begin rolling out its service in hospitals around the country. The SurgicalAR platform is a visualization tool that guides surgical navigation, which the company claims can decrease complications and improve patient outcomes, while lowering surgical costs. Medivi...
Tags: TC, Verizon, New York, Media, Microsoft, Tech, Arkansas, Bill Gates, Computing, Food And Drug Administration, Windows 10, Fda, Dell, Augmented Reality, Magic Leap, Visualization


UK’s first 5G network taster goes live in six cities tomorrow

The UK’s first 5G consumer mobile network is launching tomorrow in six cities. Mobile network operator EE will switch on the next-gen cellular connectivity in select locations in London, Cardiff, Edinburgh, Belfast, Birmingham and Manchester — promising “increased speeds, reliability and connectivity”. Though of course consumers will also need to have a 5G handset and 5G price plan, as well as being in the right location, to see any of the touted benefits. EE says it expects customers to experie...
Tags: Google, Mobile, Internet Of Things, Europe, UK, London, Bt, US, Tech, Bbc, Broadband, Liverpool, United Kingdom, Manchester, Newcastle, Vodafone