Digita runs LoRaWAN start-up challenge with Arrow

Finnish operator Digita has teamed up with Arrow to run the Arrow Digita StartUp Challenge and is providing participants with IoT development tools. The best services using LoRaWAN will be

Verizon slams AT&T for using 5G network call signal

Verizon has called on the mobile industry to not use the term 5G for services until they use actual 5G hardware and radio standards. The operator’s call follows reports that

AT&T plans nationwide 5G coverage by early 2020

AT&T said it plans to start deploying lower band spectrum on its 5G network in the second half of this year and reach nationwide coverage with the sub-6 GHz spectrum

Norwegian govt considers excluding Huawei from 5G network construction on security grounds

The Norwegian government could join other western nations in excluding Huawei Technologies from constructing part of Norway’s 5G telecommunications infrastructure, Justice Minister Tor Mikkel Wara told Reuters on the sidelines

Elisa supports Anicare reindeer trackers using NB-IoT

Finnish operator Elisa said that it has deployed 5G equipment in conjunction with Anicare to track the movements of reindeer in Finland and to monitor their health. Elisa provides Anicare

Huawei, ZTE face German sales injunction over AVC patent infringement

Huawei and ZTE may be forced to withdraw devices from sale in Germany after holders of video patents moved to enforce an injunction against the Chinese companies for infringing patents. MPEG

Sigfox, FP and Philip Morris bring out smart tag against cigarette theft to France

Sigfox’s IoT network is powering a new, smart tag that aims to give tobacco retailers are new defence against crime. As part of the ‘Calumet’ project, the operator has teamed

Cellnex invests in Nearby Sensor

Cellnex Telecom and Spain-based start-up Nearby Sensor entered into an agreement for the telecommunications infrastructure operator to join the share capital of Nearby Sensor with a contribution of EUR 0.5

A1, Nokia to launch Pre 5G Campus at Vienna airport

Austrian operator A1 and its technology partner Nokia will launch a Pre 5G Campus at Vienna airport and have called a press conference on 04 December to mark this occasion. The

TIM connects first prototype 5G smartphone to Italian network

Telecom Italia (TIM) has teamed up with Ericsson and Qualcomm Technologies to conduct the first live trial of its network using a 5G prototype smartphone. The pilot was conducted at