Archive for category FCC

FCC Ruling on 5G Infrastructure May Hurt Cities

San Jose, Calif., and Lincoln, Neb., cry foul over the FCC’s plan to cut red tape for small cell antenna deployment rules. BY ELIZABETH ZIMA / MARCH 19, 2018 The Federal Communications Commission is poised to make a directive on 5G, the next-generation, high-speed wireless standard, that could significantly affect local government control of infrastructure. Two cities, San […]

5G CORRIDOR for Ontario & Quebec

$400-million, public-private investment will create a 5G wireless corridor through Canada’s two largest provinces, which will support the growing network of physical devices, vehicles and other objects that are increasingly communicating directly with each other.

5G threat to Trees in UK

Group : Stop 5G UK Cathy Dowd 5,500 trees cut down in Sheffield to make way for new 5G Mobile Phone network. Chainsaw men protected by Police from protesters. I saw one Video of a tree being hauled away with a protester wrapped around it. The trees had originally been planted to commemorate war heroes. 5G […]

UK 5G testbed bid winners announced

Saturday, 10th March, 2018 11:00am By Simon Perry    ShortURL: The Government reveals the six 5G testbed areas across the UK that have been selected to share in the £25m funding – and what each hopes to achieve. After OnTheWight revealed that council was supporting a consortium bidding for a 5G testbed licence for the Isle of Wight, there’s been […]

“5G” Wireless Is the New Fiber Optic, Bait-and-Switch Scandal

You can fool most of the people most of the time. With “5G”, you can fool almost everyone except those in on the joke.   Why should you care? This is just the latest in a long list of scandals by AT&T and Verizon to use the promise of a new technology to get rid […]

Huawei & Telus: Is our Data & DNA at Risk at their 5G “Living Lab”?

  “5G, microcells, the internet of things, and the “smart” revolution might make telecoms and industry a lot of dollars, but for the rest of us, they just don’t make sense.” SALT SPRING, February 17 2018 Citizens for Safe Technology   Vancouverites may very well be guinea pigs in the experiment of the century. Instead […]

5G Heads Off Korean Wild Boars

By Computer Daily News | 14 Feb 2018 The fifth-generation wireless network, 5G, has been making a worldwide debut at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang.  Among other things, the technology is being used to ward off the local wildlife, including wild pigs that roam the mountainous region around the Games – with fast-acting systems that shoot rays, spew […]

5G trial at Olympics

KT, Samsung, Intel to offer trial 5G service at Pyeongchang Olympics Audiences will be able to view dynamic videos of competitions via tablets KENICHI YAMADA, Nikkei staff writer   SEOUL — South Korean telecom giant KT will for the first time unveil a trial service of fifth-generation network technology together with Samsung Electronics and Intel of the U.S. at […]

Barrie Trower “5G Will Devastate Humanity”

A radio show in the UK interviews Barrie Trower, a former Royal Navy microwave weapons expert explains what the risks of 5G

5G test site erected at Ottawa City Hall

By  Rose Behar NOV 24, 2017 Canada’s Communications Research Centre (CRC) and the City of Ottawa have teamed up to launch a 5G test site at Ottawa City Hall. Navdeep Bains, minister of innovation, science and economic development, and Jim Watson, mayor of Ottawa, both celebrated the test site’s launch on November 24th, 2017 through a […]