Google’s Stadia service comes with bandwidth consumption requirements that could put a serious strain on 1TB data caps across the country. 4K isn’t going to be accessible to a lot of folks — not without overage fees.
This would be a substantial change from how wireless performance is typically billed.
T-Mobile’s CTO has said the quiet part out loud — 5G mmWave deployments may never scale outside of dense rural areas.
Verizon’s 5G service performs beautifully — if and when you can find it, and for as long as you remain in its immediate proximity.
Verizon’s 5G fixed wireless service might never make money according to an analyst firm. The short range and small cell requirements are challenging to deal with.
T-Mobile has been selling mobile broadband for years like all the other carriers, but it’s decided to branch out into home internet.
In 2017, the CEO of AT&T told America that his company would use its $20B tax windfall to invest in America and create American jobs. The company is planning to fire 7,000 people instead.
AT&T’s plan to “update” its network for 5G service by changing the logo it displays on your phone hasn’t won the company much support from its customers. Now its competitors are joining the pile-on.
AT&T’s first 5G service has arrived, but we’d scarcely call it affordable.
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