CES 2019 was all about wireless and 5G

CES 2019 was all about wireless and 5G

What was the single most interesting part of the 2019 Consumer Electronics Show? It was how important wireless and 5G will be going forward not only for wireless networks and smartphone makers, but for every other company in every...

01/14/19

How Microsoft lost the wireless smartphone wars

How Microsoft lost the wireless smartphone wars

Microsoft is a powerful company. It is a leader with Windows OS and software like Office. Yet over the past decade, it has tried and failed in the wireless and smartphone markets. Why is such a successful company also such a failure?

01/07/19

CES 2019 should change name to CES 5G 2019

CES 2019 should change name to CES 5G 2019

After many pre-briefings before the upcoming CES 2019 show, I have come to a conclusion. The show should change its name to CES 5G 2019. The reason is simple. Wireless is playing an increasingly important role in the future of...

01/02/19

AT&T first to offer mobile 5G services in USA

AT&T first to offer mobile 5G services in USA

Congratulations to AT&T on launching the first mobile 5G service in the United States on December 21, 2018. The race to mobile 5G has now begun. What does that mean to the wireless industry? Let’s take a look at what can we expect...

12/21/18

What 5G wireless will look like in 2019

What 5G wireless will look like in 2019

Let’s take a closer look at how 5G will transform not only the wireless industry, but every other company in every other industry as well. And how wireless will continue to change our lives, the way we live and the way we do business. ...

12/17/18

Project Fi changes name to Google Fi, but is it growing?

Project Fi changes name to Google Fi, but is it growing?

Google is changing the name of their MVNO wireless service from Project Fi to Google Fi. What does this mean to Google...and to the wireless marketplace?

12/03/18

AT&T, Verizon, mobile 5G and what’s coming next in wireless

AT&T, Verizon, mobile 5G and what’s coming next in wireless

5G is coming on strong. Let’s take a look at what AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile, Sprint, Xfinity Mobile, Spectrum Mobile, Altice Mobile, Apple with the iPhone and Google with their Android and others are doing. Let’s take a look at what 5G...

11/26/18

T-Mobile Sprint merger will be approved with conditions

T-Mobile Sprint merger will be approved with conditions

Reading the tea leaves so far, I predict the T-Mobile and Sprint merger will be approved but may have several conditions. Let’s take a look at why this merger must happen for both companies to remain competitive in the coming world of...

11/20/18

At CES 2019, 5G wireless plays an increasing role

At CES 2019, 5G wireless plays an increasing role

CES 2019 is coming in January, and increasingly we see wireless playing a more important and larger role at the show and in the marketplace, year after year. This year, 5G takes this to the next level. Let’s take a look at what I...

11/12/18

AT&T Mobility now offers Emblem Solutions private label smartphones

AT&T Mobility now offers Emblem Solutions private label smartphones

AT&T Mobility is now carrying a private label smartphone by Emblem Solutions. These are lower cost, smartphones, feature phones and tablets exclusively for their consumers and business customers.

11/07/18

AT&T leads 5G race with Millimeter Wave mobile browsing

AT&T leads 5G race with Millimeter Wave mobile browsing

5G wireless milestone has been reached last week by AT&T with their successful Millimeter Wave mobile browsing test. Their 5G services are now ready to roll out. That means we can expect them in the marketplace with their fast 5G...

10/29/18

Share your ideas for battling wireless telemarketing scam calls

Share your ideas for battling wireless telemarketing scam calls

Share your ideas for battling the escalating threat of wireless telemarketing calls, which are growing rapidly. An interesting new study shows that by next year, half of all calls on our wireless phones will be from telemarketers.

10/23/18

CEO Hans Vestberg is changing Verizon leadership to focus on 5G

CEO Hans Vestberg is changing Verizon leadership to focus on 5G

Will Verizon transform into a leader, or remain a follower going forward? New Verizon CEO Hans Vestberg is interviewing every existing senior executive. He wants to find the real leaders that can help the company grow with the new 5G...

10/15/18

How 5G wireless will change pay TV industry virtually overnight

How 5G wireless will change pay TV industry virtually overnight

Let’s explore how 5G wireless will change other industries like pay TV, how big the impact will be and how quickly that change will occur.

10/08/18

 AT&T Business Summit is star studded, 5G look into tomorrow

AT&T Business Summit is star studded, 5G look into tomorrow

Last week, the AT&T Business Summit showed how the company is growing, changing and expanding further into mobile, 5G and so much more for consumers and for companies. It showed what tomorrow will look like for every business,...

10/01/18

AT&T Mobility wins GWS Best Network OneScore

AT&T Mobility wins GWS Best Network OneScore

AT&T Mobility wins the GWS Best Network OneScore ranking. Let’s take a look at what that means, how Verizon Wireless, T-Mobile, Sprint and others in the wireless industry ranked, and what’s coming next.

09/17/18

Wireless innovation on full display at MWCA 2018

Wireless innovation on full display at MWCA 2018

The Mobile World Congress and CTIA wireless trade show called MWCA 2018 is coming up this week in Los Angeles. Let’s take a look at some of the amazing changes we see with products, services, companies and the entire wireless...

09/10/18

Whatever happened to Google Wireless Project Fi?

Whatever happened to Google Wireless Project Fi?

Google tried to succeed in three sections of the wireless industry, Android OS, Pixel smartphones and Project Fi services. They have been successful with Android but even with the powerful Google brand name they struggle with...

09/04/18

Think you are not addicted to your smartphone? Think again

Think you are not addicted to your smartphone? Think again

Smartphone addiction is growing and is only one of many legal addictions in our lives. Legal addiction like Starbucks can be a great way for a company to grow, but something is now starting to happen that everyone needs to understand. ...

08/27/18

Advice to Google: Stop invading wireless privacy with location history

Advice to Google: Stop invading wireless privacy with location history

Surprise! Google tracks your wireless location even when you turn it off. Want another surprise? Google is not alone. Many tech giants take your privacy without you knowing about it.

08/20/18

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