5G/Blockchain the Payment and Ticketing “Killer Application”

QR code-based payment systems, such as WeChat, could eventually be replaced with 5G technology working in synergy with a blockchain database. Easier than turning a car key, Blockchain could provide transactional security between 5G nodes and “dumb” 5G POS nodes in tight geographic proximity, secured by one-time use codes, secured by two key encryption, transparently…

Juniper Networks Expands Partnership with Ericsson to Accelerate 5G Transformation

September 5, 2018 at 3:00 AM EDT Complete end-to-end solution integrates best of breed radio access, IP transport and security portfolios to simplify service providers’ next-gen mobile networks SUNNYVALE, Calif., Sept. 05, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Juniper Networks (NYSE:JNPR), an industry leader in automated, scalable and secure networks, today announced it has expanded its 18-year partnership with Ericsson, a…

Verizon completes first 5G smartphone data transmission

PROVIDENCE, R.I., Nov. 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today, Verizon – in partnership with Motorola, Samsung Electronics America, Inc. and Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated – completed the world’s first 5G data transmission on a smartphone on a commercial 3GPP 5G New Radio (NR) network. This successful test was completed with a…

Qualcomm and Nokia complete 5G NR mmWave and sub-6 GHz over-the-air (OTA) interoperability test calls in preparation for commercial 5G deployments in early 2019

‌‌‌Press Release 3 December 2018Oulu, Finland – Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM), and Nokia today announced that they have successfully achieved over-the-air (OTA) 5G NR data calls in both the mmWave and sub-6 GHz spectrum bands. Compliant with the global 3GPP 5G NR Release 15 specification in NSA (Non-Standalone) mode,…

Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 855 Mobile Platform.

During the second day of the annual Snapdragon Technology Summit, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM), unveiled the newest generation in the 8 Mobile Platform Series, the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 855 Mobile Platform. This is the world’s first commercial mobile platform supporting multi-gigabit 5G, industry-leading AI and immersive extended reality (XR) collectively, ushering in…