Posts Tagged ‘5g’

The Coming Key to Technology’s Future Via 5G

The annual Consumer Electronics Show is driving tens of thousands of techies to Las Vegas this week to get their hands on the latest in cutting-edge gadgets, robots and vehicles, some of which are likely still years ahead of their time. Concept models and products that may never reach the consumer marketplace – at least […]

Tech and media giants ready to scramble for the 5G future

With super-fast 5G wireless data service on the horizon for everything from cell phones to networked cars and devices, service providers and equipment makers alike are angling for their piece of a vast market. Once the next-generation transmission standards make their debut, consumption of video content will jump even more with the proliferation of mobile […]

Africa’s mobile subscription to reach 725 million by 2020

The ongoing GSMA 360 Africa Mobile Conference holding in Dar Es Salaam in Tanzania, has predicted that mobile subscription in Africa would reach 725 million in 2020, up from its current penetration level of 500 million, with Nigeria, Egypt and South Africa, topping the list of highest number of mobile subscription on the African continent. […]

5G mobile technology to boost best era for virtual reality

Huawei Technologies and ZTE, China’s two biggest telecommunications equipment manufacturers, are predicting a boom in the global virtual and augmented reality market when 5G mobile infrastructure starts to get widely deployed from 2020. These Shenzhen-based companies are among the world’s leading proponents of 5G, the next-generation mobile communications technology that is touted to deliver wireless […]