Branson is backing the UK satellite initiative – OneWeb gets £18m boost for high-flying 5G

By Ken Wieland 21 February 2019 The UK Space Agency fuelled the 5G ambitions of OneWeb, a satellite broadband startup based in London, with funding to the tune of £18m. Through its OneWeb Sunrise programme, the startup aims to integrate its planned satellite constellation with upcoming 5G terrestrial networks. “Thanks to this support, we will focus …

Father who blames school’s wi-fi for 12-year-old daughter’s list of 40 symptoms including rashes and itchy skin as he takes her out of lessons to educate her at home

Neil Boxall, from Yeovil, Somerset, removed his daughter from school in Dorset He claims she suffered from 40 symptoms because of wi-fi in school classrooms This included poor speech, forgetfulness, anxiety, a loss of empathy and nausea By BRYONY JEWELL FOR MAILONLINE A father has pulled his daughter out of school claiming the 12-year-old has suffered …

Dementia patients to be tracked by smart meters so that doctors can monitor any sudden changes that indicate illness, falls or mental decline

Devices will track patients’ daily routines such as when they boil the kettle  Meters then send alerts to family members or carers who can check on patients Critics warn about a huge range of privacy concerns over data sharing By SOPHIE BORLAND AND VICTORIA BISCHOFF The NHS is to use energy smart meters to monitor dementia patients in …

Krakow hears of heart cancers and corruption while the U.N. promotes wireless technology and the White House weighs tax cuts and less red tape for 5G

For 500 years since Copernicus, Krakow has revolutionized science. Today the city stands alone in the conflict over the safety of electromagnetic radiation to protect its citizens. By John Weigel (Krakow, Poland) At the Third International Forum on Protection from Electromagnetic Environmental Pollution three scientists speaking the city’s Hall of Sessions told the international audience …

Irish father asks Pope Francis to curb EMF radiation in the classroom

By John Weigel On the eve of Pope Francis’ historic visit to Ireland, a Fellow of the Irish Computer Society has asked the Pope to protect children in Catholic schools from exposure to wi-fi electromagnetic radiation in the classroom. The expert, a ‘Certified Wireless Professional’ is a member of the Parents Association and former member …

5G is coming more quickly than we think: Intel’s Jayne Stancavage

By ITU News Fifth-generation mobile technology (5G) promises to offer a wide range of benefits for individuals, businesses, and society at large. It is also arriving more quickly than many expect, which means it’s an important time for serious conversations about appropriate 5G policies. That was one of the key messages of Jayne Stancavage, Global …

The 5G conference and the human chain across Segovia against 5G received news coverage across Spain.

This is from Sunday’s El Norte de Castilla: This is from Saturday’s El Adelantado: On Thursday, the 3rd Generation Partnership Project released the long-awaited specifications for 5G, including 5G satellites. This gives the go-ahead for commercial deployment of 5G on Earth and in Space. Mobile Industry Works Together to Deliver Complete 5G System Standard on Time 3GPP TSG #80 …