IoT News of the Week for Dec. 22, 2017

IoT News of the Week for Dec. 22, 2017

5G is real! This week the wireless industry took a big step forward in preparing for 5G. The cellular radio standards organization, 3GPP ratified the Non-Standalone (NSA) 5G New Radio (NR) specification for what will form the basis of commercial 5G products working on cellular networks. The standard isn’t totally complete, but this covers the radio access network with the rest set to become a standard by mid-2018. ( Fierce Wireless ) Wait, why 5G? The cellular industry now has a standard for 5G, but it’s not clear if it has a business case for mobile. Several executives at […]