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The promise of 5G wireless – the speed, the hype, and the risks


What, exactly, is 5G wireless – and will you even notice when it comes online? — AFP

What, exactly, is 5G wireless – and will you even notice when it comes online? — AFP

A much-hyped network upgrade called "5G" means different things to different people. To industry proponents, it's the next huge innovation in wireless Internet.

To the US government, it's the backbone technology of a future that America will wrestle with China to control. To many average people, it's simply a mystery.

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