5G

Senate confirms Trump's lame-duck FCC pick Nathan Simington

The Senate has narrowly approved President Donald Trump’s lame-duck nominee to become a member of the Federal Communications Commission, setting up the agency for a stretch of partisan gridlock likely to stymie President-elect Joe Biden’s policies.

T-Mobile picks up pace of its cost-cutting program

T-Mobile US Inc. TMUS 1.07% continued to add customers in the third quarter and told investors the cost-cutting plan it launched in the wake of its Sprint Corp. takeover is running ahead of schedule.

Apple says iPhone can now access Verizon 5G network

Verizon will offer the new iPhone 12 lineup, including iPhone 12 Pro, iPhone 12 Pro Max, iPhone 12, and iPhone 12 mini, on the 5G access network – a service for 200 million people providing customers up to 4Gbps download speeds.

Nokia takes a hit as Samsung secures Verizon 5G deal

Finnish telecom firm Nokia has suffered a setback after a source close to the matter confirmed it had lost out to Samsung Electronics on a part of the contract to supply new 5G equipment to Verizon in the United States.

AT&T's 5G coverage will reach entire nation this year

The 5G network of AT&T is expected to reach nationwide coverage this summer, according to John Stephens, the company’s senior executive vice president and chief financial officer, during an update to shareholders.