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Internet, Modern Media

Japan seeks to cover 95% of local population with 5G in two years: report

April 4, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

The government of Japan aims to triple the availability of 5G services in the country over the next two years, Japanese press reported. Local TV channel NHK World reported that the government’s plan is to cover 95% of the Japanese […]


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

Kagan: AT&T, its history, current struggles and eventual recovery

April 4, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

When asked on his CNBC show Mad Money, Jim Cramer said AT&T is not a buy. He said “right now I think they are doing terribly. It’s just not a great company”. While in my opinion that may be a […]


Networks & Systems

Disconnecting Unneeded Telecoms Services Can Be Complicated & Costly

March 17, 2022

Via: No Jitter

Telecommunications service providers are always happy to sell you new services, but disconnecting existing services is another story altogether. Yet there are many instances when you need to remove services such as: Upgrading telecommunications technology to VoIP or a cloud-based […]


Internet, Modern Media

The Sunday Brief: The new (yet old) AT&T

March 14, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Greetings from Kansas City, Nebraska and Louisiana. Pictured is one of the stops on Jim’s broadband tour of the Cornhusker state, Buck’s Bar and Grill in Venice, Nebraska. Terrific food and amazing service (and, while not personally witnessed, the live […]


Internet, Modern Media

New report: The green credentials of 5G and IoT

February 9, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

In many ways, 5G and IoT were made for one another. The latest cellular air interface can support orders of magnitude more devices per square kilometer than its predecessor; in fact, 5G was designed to facilitate broad enterprise digital transformation […]


Internet, Modern Media

A Glimpse into 2022: 5G and AR in Telecommunication

January 14, 2022

Via: Telecom Ramblings

Telecommunications is at the core of many industries, such as construction, healthcare and marketing. For these industries, telecom services are essential to getting the job done correctly and on time. Connecting with clients, customers and partners in this increasingly digital […]


News

New Zealand’s 2degrees and Orcon to merge, offering integrated services

January 4, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

New Zealand’s telecom provider 2degrees and internet provider Orcon have revealed plans to merge in a NZ $1.7 billion deal, positioning them as the country’s third-largest integrated telecommunications company. The combined company would offer mobile, broadband and energy services and […]


Modern Media, Radio and television

The Sunday Brief: CES preview 2022—TV’s future

January 3, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Holiday greetings from Colorado, Kansas (via I-70), and Missouri where we celebrated a white Christmas on the slopes (pictured) and also blazed a few new trails on my in-law’s Missouri farm (picture at the end of the Brief). Lots of […]


News

TDS and UScellular to present at Citi AppsEconomy Conference

December 30, 2021

Via: PR Newswire

Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE: TDS) and United States Cellular Corporation (NYSE: USM) are jointly presenting at Citi’s 2022 Virtual AppsEconomy Conference on January 6, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. EST (10:00 a.m. CST). Laurent C. Therivel, President and CEO […]


Internet, Modern Media

Algar Telecom activates first 5G network in Brazil

December 16, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

Brazilian telecommunications operator Algar Telecom announced that it launched what it claims to be the first commercial 5G network in the country. In a release, the carrier said that the initial 5G service is being offered in parts of Uberlandia, […]