How fast will mobile data get?
In this Speed Read, learn the difference between 3G, 4G and 5G, and why it matters.
How fast is that video really coming in?
How do internet companies decide which network traffic to slow down and which to charge against users' data plans? And what can we learn about net neutrality from the answers?
FirstNet could relieve emergency workers of having to carry multiple radios and other communications devices.
AP Photo/Ric Francis
A multibillion-dollar effort is just beginning to build an all-new nationwide wireless broadband network for emergency responders. How will it work, why do we need it and how will it last 25 years?
In an emergency, responders’ telecommunications could get delayed by overloaded networks.
City of Hampton, Virginia
A new data management system can give emergency responders a fast lane on the internet to help speed rescue efforts after a disaster.
We’ll probably see 4G as the dominant cellular network technology for some time to come in Australia.
Consumers who live in Australian cities will most likely benefit from the entry of a fourth player in the mobile network scene.