After years of hype, 5G making progress in the US

Bob O’DonnellSpecial to USA TODAY1:021:20 FOSTER CITY, Calif. — Given all the time that most of us have spent at home recently, it’s easy to lose sight of advances in technologies like 5G that are generally more useful when we’re out and about. However, just as municipalities around the country have used reductions in traffic […]


CISA’s Christopher Krebs on Ensuring Cybersecurity Amid 5G Push

Jane Edwards July 24, 2020 News, TechnologyChristopher Krebs Christopher Krebs, director of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) and a 2020 Wash100 Award winner, shared his insights on 5G and how the use of encryption could help mitigate confidentiality breaches in relation to 5G adoption, Nextgov reported Thursday. “When you think about [5G] from the cybersecurity side, whether it’s a […]

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France Effectively Bans Huawei 5G Equipment by 2028

CFR experts investigate the impact of information and communication technologies on security, privacy, and international affairs. 2-4 times weekly. In an exclusive report by Reuters on Wednesday, three sources indicated that French authorities told domestic telecommunications firms planning to buy Huawei 5G equipment that they would not be able to renew licenses for the gear once they expire […]


Stakeholders and Tech Experts Gather to Discuss the Future of Internet Governance( IGF USA )

Published 2 days ago  on July 23, 2020 ByJericho Casper Screenshot of Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai from the webcast July 23, 2020 — Tech policy experts gathered virtually Wednesday and Thursday for IGF-USA 2020, a digital event held by the Internet Governance Forum to facilitate conversations between internet stakeholders. Panelists discussed issues relevant to the […]

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5G coronavirus conspiracy theorists stage group hug outside London police HQ in anti-lockdown protest

5G coronavirus conspiracy theorists today staged a group hug outside London’s Scotland Yard police HQ in an anti-lockdown protest. Demonstrators were seen holding up signs demanding “No house arrest” in the middle of the coronavirus lockdown. ⚠️ Read our coronavirus live blog for the latest news & updates Men, women and children were seen waving signs in the air […]

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How China’s industrial internet is fighting COVID-19

08 Apr 2020 Lau Sengyee Senior Executive Vice President, Chairman of Group Marketing and Global Branding, Tencent Taking advantage of emerging technologies, including Big Data and artificial intelligence, has enabled China to respond rapidly to the impacts of COVID-19 and to fight against its spread; New hospitals were built in record time and millions of […]

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5G coronavirus claims ‘dangerous’ as mast fires investigated

Ministers have described theories linking 5G to coronavirus as “dangerous” after social media posts showing mobile phone masts on fire appeared to encourage such claims. Fires at masts in Birmingham, Liverpool and Melling are being investigated. Videos purportedly showing 5G towers on fire were posted online claiming a link between the mobile technology and Covid-19. […]


What is 5G? Your questions answered

By Clare Duffy, CNN BusinessIllustrations by Leah Abucayan Published March 6, 2020 What is 5G? 5G is next generation wireless network technology that’s expected to change the way people live and work. It will be faster and able to handle more connected devices than the existing 4G LTE network, improvements that will enable a wave of new kinds of […]

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Huawei promises ‘Made in Europe’ 5G for EU

By Georgi Gotev | EURACTIV.com with AFP  Feb 5, 2020 From left to right: moderator, Abraham Liu, Viviane Reding. [@HuaweiEU Twitter] Comments Print      Chinese telecom giant Huawei said on Tuesday (4 February) it would set up manufacturing hubs in Europe, as it tries to fight off US pressure on EU nations to stop it from operating. “Huawei is more […]