The first 5G lab, which Shamsunder describes as “a sandbox” in New York City, allowed developers to work freely and start talking about 5G and its capabilities. “We quickly realized there was so much interest and engagement we needed to scale it to other locations,” she says. “We needed to serve local innovators and make 5G and mobile edge-computing capabilities available and easy to get to.” … [Read more...] about The future is being created here
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The drop in mental health was as widespread as it was swift, with 66% saying that the COVID-19 pandemic has had a negative impact on their mental health. Within this time, mental health moved from being an issue for some to an issue for the majority. Concerns varied, but in general, Americans are currently most worried about the financial impact of the pandemic (49%), losing a loved one (40%), getting sick (37%), the uncertainty around how the virus will impact family and relationships (25%), and work strain/overwork due to the pandemic (23%). … [Read more...] about Employers need to address their workers’ mental health. Here are 3 ways to start
But brands have made many declarations of support in the wake of the pandemic and recent anti-racism protests, and statements are not the same as action. When asked about holding corporations accountable for their dedication to these promises, Mayekar admits there needs to be a sustained cultural change within those corporations, and he envisions an increase in shareholder activism to bring that about. Still, he realizes that the majority of the leadership and accountability burden rests on the city, which will be holding quarterly progress meetings with the task force to discuss updates and strategize on the implementation of the goals. … [Read more...] about Chicago’s COVID-19 recovery plan aims to go beyond the crisis to correct historical inequities
KEEPING A PROMISE FOR 5G SPEED For Verizon, every successful 5G speed test and satisfied customer is an important milestone on the path to 5G deployment. “The cornerstone of our strategy is to provide our customers with the best network experience,” says Nicki Palmer, chief product development officer at Verizon Wireless. “That strategy has served us well, and has led the competition to play catch-up.” … [Read more...] about How fast is fast?