The upcoming rollout of 5G technology and the support it will provide for the internet of things (IoT) means we are set to see a proliferation in web-connected devices, all of which will need power.
The US is strangling China, but not with its own hands.
5G is being heralded as a major breakthrough in terms of speed and connectivity for users, but the possibilities could be a lot more innovative.
More than 114 million smart speakers sit in homes around the world, listening out for the wake word to start processing your voice command.
Percepto has successfully demonstrated the potential of next-generation mobile networks for the drone industry after trialling its autonomous drones on a 5G trial network.
Arts and culture is not an area traditionally associated with technology, but in reality the creative sector can benefit considerably from tech innovation, not least from the rise of 5G.
At every stage of technological advancement, critics and commentators have endeavoured to predict its likely impact on society.
News broke earlier today that the UK government will allow Chinese tech giant Huawei to develop non-core parts of the country’s 5G infrastructure, marking the latest chapter in an international saga surrounding the company.
In a surprise turn of events, Apple and Qualcomm have announced that they will “dismiss all litigation between the two companies worldwide” bringing the high-profile legal dispute between the two tech giants to an end.
Ericsson has announced that it has switched on what it claims is the first large-scale commercial 5G network in Europe.
An unlikely partnership between Apple and Huawei may be on the cards in the ongoing race to bring 5G phones to market, according to a source close linked to Huawei.
Today is IoT Day, where the tech industry takes stock of the state of the Internet of Things (IoT).
In a year of 5G firsts, Birmingham New Street has become the first train station in the UK to trial 5G.
A key mining internet of things (IoT) partnership between technology giant IBM and leading equipment manufacturer Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology is seeing IBM Watson IoT tackling mining safety.
A UK government report has found “serious vulnerabilities” in Huawei products and “significant technical issues” in its engineering process.
The keyboard will become obsolete as voice technology takes over, with consumers increasingly turning to Alexa, Siri and Cortana to interact with their devices and appliances.
Plummeting cost-to-compute is making machine learning, (ML), artificial intelligence (AI) and internet of things (IoT) applications more accessible than ever.
It’s the year of 5G… for telecommunication providers anyway.
Denmark will see the rollout of 5G this year after hardware supplier Ericsson was selected by provider TDC.
Spending on the Internet of Things is expected to reach $745bn in 2019.
Chip maker Qualcomm has announced a range of 5G offerings for laptops, mixed reality headsets and mobile phones.
Telecoms giant Vodafone and semiconductor company Arm have entered a strategic agreement designed to reduce complexity and costs faced by organisations when implementing Internet of Things (IoT) solutions.
There’s a battle raging between landlords and network operators that is threatening to stifle the 5G UK rollout.
“I believe this misunderstanding will continue for some time,” Huawei executive director Ryan Ding said at a pre-Mobile World Congress session at the London Savoy.
There are many claims around 5G, the fifth generation of mobile network, but Ericsson head of 5G commercialisation, Thomas Noren, summed it up at a pre-Mobile World Congress session.
According to new research, which quizzed C-level executives from the world’s leading communications and media companies, sports fans will get their first taste of 5G technology at sporting events.
Holidaymakers travelling from Manchester airport were treated to super-quick mobile connectivity, with 5G letting them download television entertainment for their flights in a quarter of the usual time.
The EU has recalled a smartwatch over concerns that a security flaw could let a malicious user locate children wearing the watch, highlighting the danger of manufacturers rushing internet-connected devices to market without paying due diligence to IoT security.
The Internet of Things (IoT) describes a world of internet-connected devices, from aircraft to fridges, and including cars and medical apparatus.
5G, the fifth generation mobile network, is expected to deliver faster and more responsive service.