Shares of Verizon were slightly higher Wednesday after the wireless carrier said it will start offering 5G pre-commercial services to pilot customers in 11 United States markets during H1.
5G provides speeds up to 40 times faster than 4G, and it's expected to eventually impact connected everything from self-driving cars to robots. In the fist half of 2017, Verizon said the proving ground for the service will encompass "several hundred cell sites that cover several thousand customer locations".
"We are pleased about the progress made with partners like Samsung on advancing 5G technology commercially", said Roger Gurnani, Executive Vice President and Chief Information and Technology Architect, Verizon. Samsung's 5G Access Units, installed throughout a city's business and residential neighborhoods, will link radio signals to a virtualized core network that is set up within Verizon's data centers.
Verizon has yet to comment on what kind of speeds the pilot cities will be experiencing. Service will land in Ann Arbor, Michigan; Atlanta, Georgia; Bernardsville, New Jersey; Brockton, Massachusetts; Dallas, Texas; Denver, Colorado; Houston, Texas; Miami, Florida; Sacramento, California; Seattle, Washington, and Washington, D.C.by the middle of the year, according to the company, and will be modeled on the specifications determined by Verizon's 5G Technical Forum.
Real Madrid v Napoli
There were cheers soon afterwards though when Benzema rose to head in Dani Carvajal's excellent curving cross for the equaliser. Hardly a realistic prospect considering they have only kept one clean sheet in their last 10 Champions League away games.
Bacterial infection linked to rat urine in NYC
The Health Department says leptospirosis is spread by animal urine, and is rarely spread from human to human. The city's Health Department said two patients were diagnosed in December and one this month.
According to Adam Koeppe, Verizon's vice president of network planning, next-generation wireless technologies received a boost with the Federal Communication Commission's "aggressive action on 5G spectrum" a year ago.
Verizon's announcement comes shortly after AT&T described its plans for "5G evolution" testing in Austin and Indianapolis. Still, we've come a long way and AT&T and Verizon's latest moves bring us just one more step closer.
"5G technology innovation is rapidly evolving", said Adam Koeppe, Verizon's vice president of network planning, in a statement.
While flu season inevitably comes every year, each season is different, with flu strains and severity differing every season. Overall, the vaccine is 48 percent effective . "We are seeing a lot of flu deaths in people over 65".
Between 2009 and 2014, settlements in the Palestinian occupied areas have expanded by at least 23% under Netanyahu's leadership. The move went against the prime minister's stated goal of involving Arab countries in resolving the conflict.
The court documents also revealed that the performer is not living a life according to her estimated £242 million net worth. In 1988, Lisa Marie married musician Danny Keough, with whom she had a son, Benjamin, and daughter, Riley.
I wanted to have energy and be able to work and have long hours and be on feet and still have energy and stay healthy. In case you are wondering, the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit edition started in 1964 with cover model Babette March.
His piercing blue eyes and chiseled jawline inspired memes with phrases like " Mugshot McDreamy" and "Wanted: In Bed and Alive". However, the image ended up bringing Meeks a slew of fans and suggestions that he get into modeling.
Gareth Bale was named on the bench after recovering from injury, while Keylor Navas , Luka Modric and Karim Benzema were rested. Real Madrid have held a training session ahead of their upcoming match in the Spanish La Liga .
The Navy version of the F-35 is easier to target because it's not scheduled to be operational until August 2018 at the earliest. Trump said the crowd at the Boeing factory. "We are looking seriously at a big order", Trump said of the fighter jet.
Battle Against ISIS In Mosul: Iraqi Forces Advance on Airport
It is expected that forces from the Counter Terrorism Service will once again play a key role in the push into western Mosul. Iraqi rapid response forces are seen through a shattered glass window of a military vehicle south of Mosul on Monday.
China wants U.S. to have dialogue with N. Korea
Coal is North Korea's biggest export and a year ago China imported 22.5 million tonnes, up 14.5 per cent from 2015. Washington had earlier called on Beijing to cut coal imports, which earned Pyongyang US$1 billion in 2015.
It's official, Georges St-Pierre is returning to the UFC
If and when St-Pierre returns, he'll be riding a 12-fight winning streak, which ran his career MMA record to 25-2. St-Pierre has not fought since his title defence victory over Johny Hendricks at UFC 167 in November of 2013.
Detroit Tigers owner quietly paid Rosa Parks' rent
Parks had moved back to Detroit in 1957 after helping start the Civil Rights movement with the bus boycott in Montgomery, Alabama. And thanks to Little Caesars' continued success and loyal customers, Ilitch was able to do so.
Cigna ends merger with Anthem, sues for more than $14B
This afternoon Cigna said it was ending its $48 billion merger agreement with Anthem, according to the Wall Street Journal . Though the companies gave in to the court's decision, management of Anthem and Aetna plan to appeal against it.
The Real Reason Kanye West Skipped the Grammys
According to Vogue , there was no appearance from West, just projections on screens of the models followed by a brief finale walk. New reports revealed that Kim K.is devastated upon finding her husband is dealing with memory loss.
Sensex, Nifty down; Tata Motors shares fall over 7%
The wider 51-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) fell by 3.90 points or 0.04 per cent to 8,801.15 points. Apart from Tata Motors , Sun Pharma, Idea Cellular, BHEL and Aurobindo Pharma were among the top Nifty losers.