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Telstra Comes Out Ahead In the 5G Spectrum Auction

The Australian Communications and Media Authority recently held an auction for the spectrum ranges needed to provide 5G to the Australian population. The auction’s end comes eight months after the Federal Government announced it would put 125 MHz of mobile spectrum in the 3.6 GHz band up for auction, opening up the possibility of Continue reading…

What Do Consumers Really Crave In What Mobile Broadband?

Earlier this year, Ericsson, a Swedish multinational networking and telecom icon, presented its Consumer and Industry Insight report that points to the changes that operators have to make in their mobile broadband offerings. “Consumers’ expectations have changed, and telcos have to act upon their changing behaviour to achieve a solid foundation for 5G adoption,” Continue reading…

5G Will Grow Media & Entertainment Industry to $1Tr. by 2028

Intel is making some impressive predictions about how 5G will impact media and entertainment revenues. According to the newly released “5G Economics of Entertainment Report” commissioned by Intel and conducted by Ovum, 5G-enabled applications and services will drive up the revenue of M&E industry to $1.3T by 2028. The report cites 2025 as a 5G Continue reading…

How Business Will Look in the Era of 5G

With a ridiculously fast loading speed and sub-millisecond latency, 5G is the next-generation of wireless networks. 5G will comfortably outstrip the speed and capacity of previous networks.  Consumers are thrilled by 5G’s bold claims of 10Gbps upload and 20Gbps download speeds. It’s not only the general public who stand to benefit from this revolutionary Continue reading…