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Jeff Kagan is an independent wireless, telecom and technology industry analyst, speaker, consultant and bestselling author. He shares his colorful perspective on technologies and companies that are transforming the industry. Check out his website at www.jeffkagan.com.

The opinions expressed in this blog are those of Jeff Kagan and do not necessarily represent those of IDG Communications, Inc., its parent, subsidiary or affiliated companies.

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

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...

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...

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...

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.

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...

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.

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...

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.

 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,...

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.

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...

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