Tag: fcc

How Influential is the “The USA Must in Lead 5G” Theme?

The determination of whether to allow the merger between T-Mobile and Sprint will largely be based on provable statistics that show how the market...

How Regulators May Evaluate the Merger Between T-Mobile and Sprint

Our recent analyst blog titled “Why the Merger of T-Mobile and Sprint Will Succeed This Time”, outlined reasons that help lead to the conclusion...

Wireless Runs Afoul of the Justice Department (Part 2)

Two weeks ago we looked at how Wireless Runs Afoul of the Justice Department including why eSIM is a Building Block Technology of 5G. This...

The Merger of T-Mobile and Sprint is On

The merger between T-Mobile and Sprint has been agreed to along the lines that we had anticipated: An all-stock deal in which Sprint's parent...

Why the Merger of T-Mobile and Sprint Will Succeed This Time

The marriage between T-Mobile and Sprint has played out like a long saga of unrequited love: the two sides have much to gain by...

Charter touts CBRS as ‘6G’, but is the shared band really...

As if the US’s CBRS band in 3.5 GHz hasn’t been hyped enough as the future face of mobile spectrum, cableco Charter Communications has...

Satellite, WiFi and cellular players battle over US midband spectrum

As the deadline for comments on the FCC’s midband spectrum consultation came, the US debate about these important airwaves heated up. An unprecedented variety...

Qualcomm lines up LTE trials in 5 GHz on both sides...

This week has seen Qualcomm taking strides towards putting LTE into unlicensed spectrum, with a deal to demonstrate LTE-Unlicensed with Verizon in the US,...

WiFi Alliance aims to be 5 GHz gatekeeper of 5 GHz

When the WiFi Alliance said recently that it wanted to oversee a coexistence certification system for the emerging LTE-Unlicensed (LTE-U) technology, it provoked a...

LTE LAA should drop the PR offensive and ask WiFi for...

This week we have been invited to an event by Qualcomm which is entitled “Setting the Record Straight on LTE-U with WiFi Coexistence,” which...