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November 1, 2019

This Week in 5G: 5G Goes West .

This Week in 5G: 5G Goes West


5G is saddling up for new deployments and use case collaborations. Let’s take a look at this week’s developments.

Verizon launched 5G service in Dallas and Omaha.

Arizona State University and Sprint will collaborate on research related to IoT applications of 5G networks, including smart city technologies.

Verizon announced the finalists of its Build on 5G Challenge. The group of ten includes companies in media, cloud services, AR, accessibility and more.

Samsung and IBM have partnered on a platform that tracks health vitals to improve safety for people who work in remote or high-stress environments.

Head of Ericsson North America Niklas Heuveldop says that making more spectrum available and streamlining permitting for small cells will help speed the deployment of 5G networks.

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

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