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November 22, 2019

This Week in 5G: 5G Comes to New England .

This Week in 5G: 5G Comes to New England


Go ahead and park the car in Harvard Yard—5G is live in Boston this week. Let’s take a look at the latest 5G developments.

Verizon officially launched 5G service in Boston, Houston and Sioux Falls.

AT&T and the Washington Post announced plans to explore the use of 5G as a tool for enhancing coverage of the 2020 presidential elections.

Samsung demonstrated multi-vendor interoperability in a 5G SA core.

Qualcomm CEO Steve Mollenkopf spoke on the growth of 5G and what it means for the company.

Verizon has partnered with Snap to create AR features that take advantage of 5G.

Tire manufacturer Pirelli has created intelligent tires that transmit data on road conditions over 5G networks.

A hospital in the UK showed how 5G-enabled VR could be used to diagnose a patient in an ambulance, including via remote ultrasound.

That’s all for this week. See you next time!

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