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 …

Arqiva to make London lampposts into 5G-ready cells

 By Jamie Carter 23 November 2017 Lamppost and other street furniture look set to become part of the UK’s next-generation 5G networks, hosting small cell telecommunications infrastructure to enable better, faster coverage by mobile network operators. UK communications infrastructure company Arqiva has inked a deal with the London Borough of Waltham Forest to gain exclusive access rights …

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 …

DARPA’s 5G End Game For Humanity

In the late 1970’s scientists at Lawrence Livermore Laboratories were developing what they called a Brain Bomb – a low-frequency energy weapon which could be used on a battlefield to liquidate the brains of thousands of soldiers at one time. This weapon was likely used by President George H.W. Bush against Iraqi troops during the …