#Telecommunications

What Challenges will the 5G Rollout Bring for Engineers?

8 months ago — Long Read

The primary goal of 5G is to overcome the limitations of the existing 4G network. 5G technology is expected to meet the increasing demand for data and to enable a...

First Six UK 5G Cities Named

11 months ago — Quick Read

Mobile network EE has announced the first six UK cities will to get the ultra-fast 5G mobile networks. EE will expand on its existing trials in 2019 and is set...

SpaceX Starlink gets green light to provide broadband services through low-Earth orbit satellites

2 years ago — Long Read

The United States Federal Communications Commission has approved Elon Musk's SpaceX plan to provide broadband services using satellites. The scheme will be the first time a U.S. licensed satellite constellation...

Google receives a license to deploy its Project Loon balloons over Puerto Rico and parts of the Virgin Islands.

2 years ago — Quick Read

Google’s internet-beaming balloons are heading to Puerto Rico to provide high-speed mobile coverage after disasters

Engineers demonstrate the first ever drone provided mobile phone service for disaster response

2 years ago — Quick Read

Engineering professor Kamesh Namuduri has successfully tested his mobile cellular service with a drone team in Waxahachie. The technology could be lifesaving when disasters like tornadoes and hurricanes strike. Natural...

New Wi-Fi system ‘MegaMIMO 2.0’ designed to tackle spectrum crunch

3 years ago — Quick Read

MegaMIMO 2.0 is a new Wi-Fi system designed help with congested networks. It can transfer wireless data three times faster than existing Wi-Fi protocols, and can almost double the range....