Thanks to the kind of 5G support Verizon is providing, entrepreneurs can better understand what their innovations will look like in practice. “For us, in winning the 5G Challenge, not only were we obviously thrilled to have won the million dollars, but we can now also see what the future of 5G will enable,” Ario’s Weaver says. “The Lab really pushed the boundaries of what we theoretically thought was possible. But not until we actually experienced the network, were we able to understand what already is possible.” … [Read more...] about The future is being created here
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Netflix’s reliance on what you’ve already seen on the platform and other data may inhibit bigger swings that could help to elevate a broader swath of Black stories in places where it’s currently lacking such as animation or horror. Again, it’s not all on Netflix’s shoulders—but theirs are indeed the broadest and sturdiest to support and find an audience for more boundary-pushing content. … [Read more...] about How Netflix could dominate the Black TV renaissance
That means a user could download a 600MB video in about 34 seconds, compared to roughly 2.3 minutes on LTE. In fact, Verizon 5G download speeds in Chicago were so high that Francis Sideco, VP of technology at IHS Markit, observed that it was “the fastest speed we’ve ever recorded in the U.S. on any network technology.” … [Read more...] about How fast is fast?