5G Gains Momentum

| December 6, 2016

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The usual cautions are in order for 5G  announcements of trials, tests and technical advances: Engineering staffs should look very carefully at whether what is being announced indeed is 5G, or if marketing departments are pushing things in order to make it appear that the carrier for whom they work is keeping up. They also are not mobile, which of course is the most bandied-about promise of the nascent standard.

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Article | June 8, 2021

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Containing CO2 during construction

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