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Kore takes IoT to NYSE

Kore Wireless, a long-established IoT company, went public on the NYSE on Friday. Kore debuted at $7/share after completing a combination with Cerberus Telecom Acquisition Corp., led by wireless industry veteran Tim Donahue. Kore announced the merger in March in a...

C-Band for 5G private wireless takes a test run in Germany

Network operators and enterprises that want to use C-Band spectrum for 5G private wireless can learn the ropes in Germany, where consultant and integrator umlaut is creating a 5G campus network at its headquarters in Aachen. umlaut, which is set to become...

Boost Mobile takes new tack with telemedicine, wireless bundle

Dish-owned Boost Mobile is looking to enhance its value proposition for wireless customers by adding access to doctors and telemedicine through a new partnership with mobile platform K Health. Starting early this summer Boost is offering K Health healthcare services...

FCC takes up formal discussion on open RAN

The FCC on Wednesday opened a formal discussion on open RAN, seeking input for a comprehensive record on the state of the technology, benefits and challenges, and how federal policies could help foster development. At the open meeting, FCC commissioners unanimously...

Former Nokia boss takes CEO job at Inmarsat

Rajeev Suri, the former CEO of Nokia, will take on the role of CEO of Inmarsat effective March 1. He will replace Rupert Pearce, who steps down as CEO on February 28. It was almost one year ago when Nokia...

AT&T’s mmWave 5G takes off at Tampa airport

AT&T has launched millimeter wave 5G service in parts of Tampa, Florida, including Tampa International Airport. Tampa International (TPA) is the first airport announced but AT&T said it’s been working to deploy mmWave 5G – branded 5G+ – in airports...

AT&T moves forward on open RAN while T-Mobile takes cautious approach: Special Report

Open Radio Access Network (RAN) has been in the spotlight for much of this year, but a lot of other things are happening with the RAN. Fierce kicks off its fall 5G Blitz week with a session on Monday, November...

Verizon launches DSS, takes center stage during 5G iPhone launch

Apple introduced its latest iPhone models with 5G across major U.S. carriers, but it gave particular attention to Verizon during its launch event from the Steve Jobs Theater in Cupertino, California, on Tuesday. Billed as the “Hi, Speed” event, Apple’s...

AT&T’s Q2 takes hits on roaming, retail, waived fees

AT&T’s mobility segment reported postpaid subscriber losses and lower service revenues for the second quarter, as the COVID-19 pandemic impacted international roaming, retail closures and more customers not paying their bills. Still, “wireless is clearly AT&T’s best business” and “doing...