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MWC 2019: 5G everywhere, now just need the networks

Thursday 28 February 2019 | 13:02 CET | News
Anyone walking around MWC this year or looking at the keynote speeches will only see two letters dominating the discussion: 5G. Not just MWC but all of Barcelona is living and breathing 5G this year. While in 2018 AI and VR were still big themes for the industry trade show, these have been pushed to the background this year. 

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Companies: Huawei / Nokia
Countries: World
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