Hands up who’s making money in 5G? And who’s not?

A WEEK IN IoT – 5G is starting strong, says Huawei. The company’s deputy chairman, Ken Hu, told its annual Mobile Broadband Forum (#MBBF) in Zurich, Switzerland last week that 5th Generation mobile communications “arrived faster than expected,” and that there are now 40 carriers in more than 20 countries supporting 136 different 5G-enabled devices.

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The story so far … Subex and T-Mobile USA both fire broadsides

In this new column, editor-in-chief Jeremy Cowan looks at the communications news that’s fit to publish, and all the rest. There’s a strong rebuttal of rumours that Subex is to be sold, and a punchy response from T-Mobile USA’s CEO to allegations by the FTC that it has crammed bogus charges onto customers’ bills.

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RACO Wireless adds new service agreements with Sprint and Telefonica, others imminent

Mobile World Congress, Barcelona, Spain. February 26, 2013 — RACO Wireless, today announced that it has reached an agreement with Sprint that will allow RACO’s customers access to Sprint’s nationwide CDMA and LTE networks.

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Omega Management Suite wins RACO Wireless a Best of 4G award

Chicago, Illinois, USA. 4G World 2012 Conference and Expo — The Omega Management Suite™ from RACO Wireless has been selected as the overall winner in the Best of 4G Awards “Impactful M2M Application or Solution” category.

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Mea$uring the benefits of going Green with M2M

St. Charles, Illinois, USA. Connected World. June 11, 2012 — Wyless, a global M2M managed services provider, today detailed some of its customers who are now delivering innovative ‘green’ machine-to-machine (M2M) solutions on the network of T-Mobile USA. From solar-powered, wireless parking meters that allow credit card payments to a web-based irrigation control system,

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Mobile operator data shows steady M2M subscriber growth in Q1 2012, says Berg Insight

Gothenburg, Sweden. May 25, 2012 – New market data from Berg Insight shows a sustained strong momentum for wireless M2M communication in the first quarter of 2012. According to figures disclosed by leading global mobile operators, the number of machines using cellular communication continues to grow at a high rate

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Wyless completes ClearConnex acquisition and announces key management changes

Lawrence, Massachusetts, USA. April 26, 2012 — Wyless Inc. has announced some key additions and changes to its senior management team this week, and completed the acquisition of a majority stake in ClearConnex, an engineering firm based in Raleigh, North Carolina.

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Isis chooses Gemalto to deploy mobile payment and NFC services in the US

Isis, the mobile commerce joint venture between AT&T Mobility, T-Mobile USA and Verizon Wireless, has selected digital security service provider, Gemalto to secure its mobile commerce platform.

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