Posts tagged with: starts

Dish starts taking signups for its 5G network

Dish has set up a website to start taking signups for its new 5G network. The website, dubbed Project Genesis, lets people input their emails to get notified when Dish’s service is available in their areas. The Project Genesis website...

AT&T starts offering 5G+ to first responders via FirstNet

First responders using the FirstNet network, which is provided by AT&T, will get access to AT&T’s 5G millimeter wave (mmWave) network starting this month. AT&T calls this service “5G+,” meaning users get higher speeds than the 5G offered on low-band...

Verizon starts verifying calls with other carriers using STIR/SHAKEN

Verizon has started authenticating caller IDs using STIR/SHAKEN in exchanges with other major wireless carriers, as well as Comcast. AT&T confirmed that it is one of carriers Verizon referenced in a press release that stated it’s “now exchanging STIR/SHAKEN-enabled calls with the...

AT&T starts offering 5G fixed wireless for business customers

5G fixed wireless service is on the table for AT&T business customers, the carrier announced Wednesday. The added capability comes alongside new fixed wireless routers from Sierra Wireless and Ericsson’s Cradlepoint that are available starting in April. 5G fixed wireless...

Telecom Infra Project starts charging for membership

The Telecom Infra Project (TIP) has begun charging many of its members for participation. TIP’s Executive Director Attilio Zani said the organization has supported itself, up to now, through grants, contributions and its events. But this week it instituted a three-tier...

FCC starts moving on unique 2.5 GHz auction, license areas

The Federal Communications Commission this week took steps towards an auction for overlay licenses in the 2.5 GHz band, releasing data on what’s available and seeking input on auction design. The commission on Tuesday approved a public notice (PDF) that...

CBRS auction starts off strong, with high demand in first round

The FCC wrapped up the first round of the 3.5 GHz spectrum auction on Thursday, with 271 qualified bidders and strong demand. Gross proceeds as of round 1 in Auction 105 totaled $357,344,200. Many more rounds of bidding are expected...