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5g

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Feds say wireless auction off to a good start

TV broadcasters are willing to play ball in the government's auction of valuable airwaves to mobile operators, the FCC says Friday.

By April 29, 2016

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10 signs it's time to get a new phone

Is your aging cell phone trying to tell you something?

By April 21, 2016

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Will 5G really change your life? (The 3:59, Ep. 1)

For the inaugural 3:59 podcast, we talk about 5G hype, why smart baby toys freak us out and the promise of Microsoft's HoloLens augmented reality headset.

By February 29, 2016

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Think 5G wireless is speeding to your phone? Hold your horses

5G will deliver real benefits and expand what mobile networks can do, but you'll have to be very, very patient. And today's hype could even mar 5G's arrival.

By February 27, 2016

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HTC dishes out Vive date and price

HTC's Vive gets a date and price, Bill Gates clarifies his FBI/Apple comments and 5G wireless data testing commences.

By February 23, 2016

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AT&T jumps into the fast lane with ultraspeedy 5G field trial

5G promises Internet connection speeds that are 10 to 100 times faster than today's. Get ready, Austin, Texas, it's heading your way.

By February 11, 2016

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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 February 1, 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 February 1, 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 January 6, 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 December 8, 2015