• Ahead of SpaceX Starlink launch, T-Mobile asks FCC to auction satellite spectrum for 5G use

    6 monthes ago - By VentureBeat

    Armed with super-fast 5G wireless hardware, cellular carriers have already targeted broadband cable providers - now they're butting heads with satellite companies, as well. While Elon Musk's SpaceX has been preparing to launch its first “Starlink” high-speed broadband satellites, T-Mobile has asked the FCC to quickly reallocate a range of satellite radio frequencies for use in terrestrial 5G cellular systems, reports FierceWireless. T-Mobile's efforts demonstrate how 5G is forcing governments to quickly consider the best uses of limited radio spectrum, as previously unconnected industries...
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