5G Technology | Journal Report, May 27, 2021
The Wall Street Journal's 5G Technology Journal Report, as published Thursday, May 27, 2021.
Cover Story: The U.S. Is Back in The 5G Game -- The U.S. campaign against Huawei has opened the cellular-equipment market to a host of new players that previously didn’t seem to have much of a chance.
- What Are They Talking About? A Guide to 5G Brand Names: Cellphone carriers have put a confusing array of labels on their services.
- Where's My 5G?: Spectrum constraints and the lack of a killer app are among the reasons for the slow rollout of fast 5G networks in the U.S.
- Storm Watch: Engineers are testing whether changes in 5G signals can act as early warnings of severe weather.
- A Whole New Game: Faster networks will enhance esports both for competitors and for spectators.