Posts tagged with: sees

FreedomFi sees demand for CBRS offload gear outpacing private wireless

FreedomFi announced it has started shipping its 5G gateways, designed to allow consumers to mine cryptocurrency as compensation for allowing wireless service providers to offload mobile traffic.  Consumers who signed up to buy a gateway will be able to mine...

Verizon CEO sees 2021 as tipping point for 5G

Verizon CEO Hans Vestberg is among those attending this week’s “summer camp for billionaires” in Sun Valley, Idaho, where he’s evangelizing 5G. Appearing on CNBC’s Squawk program from the Allen & Co. event where some of the biggest names in...

American Tower sees early promise in billion-dollar edge compute opportunity

As American Tower readies for C-band deployments and the start of Dish Network’s 5G buildout, the tower company also is looking further ahead to mobile edge compute opportunities. “Scale deployment of a true mobile edge remains several years away, but...

Charter CEO sees room to run as cable MVNOs rake in subs in Q1

Charter Communications CEO Tom Rutledge argued it has plenty of room to gain share and boost profits with wireless services, as cable MVNOs collectively raked in well over half a million new subscribers in Q1. During an earnings call, he stated “mobile...

Crown Castle sees 5G frenzy, raises outlook for 2021

There’s so much activity going on with the deployment of 5G in the U.S. that Crown Castle now expects 11% growth in adjusted funds from operations (AFFO) per share for the full-year 2021, which is above its long-term annual target...

Nokia’s Uitto sees strategic play in O-RAN embrace

As Nokia leadership on Thursday outlined plans for a turnaround, head of Mobile Networks business Tommi Uitto pointed to the embrace of open RAN as key strategic avenue for the Finnish vendor. Speaking at Nokia’s Capital Markets Day, Uitto noted...

SBA sees T-Mobile uptick in Q3 as C-band and Dish timing remain question mark

As SBA Communications reported third quarter earnings on Monday, the sentiment “bodes well” appeared to be the main theme for the tower company going forward.   While the boon from the T-Mobile and Sprint deal that had been expected for...

Moore: 2020 sees avalanche of change for wireless at national retail

There has been an avalanche of recent changes in terms of which wireless carriers are sold at national retail. The big picture?  Wireless carriers at national retail have less display space, and the diversity of choice of carriers at big...

American Tower sees slow start on T-Mobile’s post-merger network

As American Tower reported second quarter earnings Thursday, executives indicated T-Mobile is moving slower than expected on post-Sprint merger network integration work. Speaking on the quarterly earnings call on Thursday, Rod Smith, EVP, CFO and treasurer, said the tower REIT had assumed...

Verizon sees 30% drop in unwanted robocalls

Over the last year, regulators and legislators put robocalls increasingly in their crosshairs. As service providers implemented more consumer protections, it appears there’s been some progress in the fight to reduce the influx of unwanted robocalls that most Americans are...