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Samsung Galaxy S7 to be unveiled same day as LG G5 (CNET Update show notes)

Get ready for a busy month in mobile news. The next big phones from Samsung and LG will be shown off February 21. Also, Samsung's Android Internet browser now blocks ads, and Google may be testing 5G speeds with drones.

By 2 February 2016

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Samsung Galaxy S7 to be unveiled same day as LG G5

Get ready for a busy month in mobile news. The next big phones from Samsung and LG will be shown off February 21. Also, Samsung's Android Internet browser now blocks ads, and Google may be testing 5G speeds with drones.

By 2 February 2016

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By 2020, more people will own a phone than have electricity

The proliferation of mobile phones will continue as mobile data traffic jumps tenfold over the next four years, according to a study by Cisco.

By 4 February 2016

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All of these smart CES toys? We're going to need 5G

Commentary: From self-driving cars to virtual reality gaming, the innovations here will need a faster network. That's where 5G wireless technology comes in, even if it's still a few years away.

By 7 January 2016

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Your smartphone will be faster in 2016, just not insane 5G fast

Ignore the hot air about 5G next year. Here's how the carriers will add more zip to your wireless connection.

By 9 December 2015

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On the eve of 5G

Verizon has announced it will go live with real world trials of its 5G network in the fall of 2016. Brian Cooley discusses the promise of the new wireless technology and how it will be used in the future.

By 17 November 2015

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South Korean telco proclaims it will be world's first 5G network operator

SK Telecom opens a fifth-generation mobile network research facility in South Korea, where it claimed it would be the first operator of a 5G service.

By 30 October 2015

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Why 5G will be the superfast Swiss Army knife of wireless networks

Hans Vestberg, CEO of telecom equipment vendor Ericsson, sees the next decade's 5G networks being smart enough to know what kind of device is using it, and why.

By 27 October 2015

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Europe inks deal with China to develop 5G mobile networks

The goal is to roll out high-speed 5G networks capable of 20 gigabytes per second by 2020. But is that realistic?

By 29 September 2015

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TPG to provide 5G-capable 'dark fibre' cable for Vodafone in $1 billion deal

On Wednesday, the two telecommunications companies announced a deal that will see TPG migrate its customers to Vodafone, who it will provide 5G-capable optic fibre infrastructure for through 2015.

By 30 September 2015