T-Mobile launches 5G service across U.S.

Business / Tech Dec 3, 2019

T-Mobile launches 5G service across U.S.

T-Mobile said Monday it became the first to launch 5G wireless service across the United States, although it will be slower than some expect for the new generation of connectivity. The number three U.S. carrier said its 5G network covers 200 million people and "goes ...

U.S. regulators bar government telecom funds for Huawei and ZTE

Business / Tech Nov 23, 2019

U.S. regulators bar government telecom funds for Huawei and ZTE

U.S. communications regulators have cut off government funding for equipment from two Chinese companies, citing security threats. The Federal Communications Commission also proposed requiring companies that get government subsidies to rip out any equipment from Huawei and ZTE that they already have in place. It's the ...

Business / Tech Oct 29, 2019

Japan panel proposes frequency-sharing plan for stable 5G mobile services

An expert panel of Japan's communications ministry proposed Monday that a system be created to allow fifth-generation mobile communications service providers to share radio frequencies for avoiding network congestion. Through high-capacity, ultrafast 5G networks, unprecedentedly huge volumes of data would be transmitted simultaneously. As a ...

T-Mobile outpaces estimates for profit and mobile-subscriber gains

Business Oct 29, 2019

T-Mobile outpaces estimates for profit and mobile-subscriber gains

T-Mobile US Inc. posted subscriber gains that exceeded analysts' predictions and raised its customer forecast for the year, once again outpacing larger rivals Verizon Communications Inc. and AT&T Inc. T-Mobile, which is awaiting U.S. court approval of its $26.5 billion takeover of Sprint Corp., said ...