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Solid growth among 5G early adopters amid initial network buildouts

Q3 2019: Global 5G connections increase 166% to 4M; 50 5G networks now live more
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Industrial 5G growth strengthened with NGMN and 5G-ACIA agreement

The Next Generation Mobile Networks Alliance (NGMN) and the 5G Alliance for Connected Industries and Automation (5G-ACIA) have announced to jointly shape and promote industrial 5G applications

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GSMA reveals first details for MWC Barcelona 2020

CEOs from companies including Airbus, Nokia, Novartis, NTT Docomo, Orange, Telefónica and Viacom, speaking in MWC keynote programme more
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Products

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Nokia showcases its end-to-end 5G leadership with new Future X Lab in Finland

Nokia opened a 5G Future X Lab at its global headquarters in Espoo, Finland, enabling customers to experience Nokia’s full end-to-end portfolio of 5G equipment, software and services. The Lab will enable communications service providers, enterprises and infrastructure providers to learn and understand the techno-economic power of a 5G end-to-end network to better serve their customers and unleash new value

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NTT DOCOMO to set up test lab in Guam for 5G verifications

NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced that it will begin operating DOCOMO 5G Open LabTM GUAM as a 5G technology verification center in Guam more
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Samsung, Cisco and Orange demonstrate new 5G-powered home entertainment and smart city applications in Romania

The three companies step up their 5G efforts with demonstrations of 5G UHD and VR streaming, cloud gaming, smart city sensors and real-time security camera analytics more
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Interviews

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Taming the BYOD beast - issues of management and security

For the employees it means greater convenience, job satisfaction and productivity. For the IT department it means a three or fourfold increase in the number of multi-vendor endpoints to manage, greater network permeability and new security risks - with little hope of commensurate budget and staffing increases. But BYOD is here to stay, and it’s growing huge

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Emerging markets - New technologies, new opportunities and new business models

In the current uncertain economic climate the so-called ‘emerging’ nations - once the cinderellas of the global economy - now present some of the most exciting business opportunities. So, do we approach them using tried and tested business models, or do we take advantage of these relatively green field opportunities to break new ground - leapfrogging legacy technologies with ‘reverse innovation’, and putting new ideas to the test?

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Helping operators boost profitability from mobile services

Today's Mobile Operators face a formidable challenge. As customer demand moves from voice to data services, the volume of data traffic crossing the Mobile Operator's network continues to grow exponentially, driving up the cost of the network. At the same time, however, the average revenue per user is generally remaining flat, severely impacting the profitability of their business

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Articles

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Affordable 5G phones will soon be a reality, says GlobalData

Currently, 5G phones on the US market are priced at a premium; a majority cost over $1,000. However, this is set to change as chipmakers roll out technology that will allow for cheaper 5G phones, taking the technology closer to mainstream support in 2020, says GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company

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US and european consumers cautious on move to 5G devices, China and Korea set to lead early adoption

Mixed picture on 5G impact on smartphone upgrades, smart speaker momentum continues more
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European smartphone market grew 8%, best performing region in Q3 2019

Europe became the fastest growing region in the global smartphone market in Q3, increasing 8% annually in shipment units, outperforming Asia Pacific, which grew 6%. This is also the European market’s best performing third quarter in history, thanks to Samsung which continued to demonstrate strong performance in the region

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