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Verizon tests autonomous vehicle safety features with 5G network at Mcity

Tuesday 10 September 2019 | 13:56 CET | News
Verizon said its 5G Ultra Wideband network is now live at the Mcity Test Facility, located at the University of Michigan. Verizon said it will be testing different 5G systems designed to boost pedestrian safety and avoid car accidents, in the context of autonomous vehicles and smart cities. The test will see the installation of 5G-connected cameras at every intersection inside the Mcity test track to help identify traffic and pedestrian patterns to prevent collisions. Connected cars sensors can help avoid accidents but, cameras connecting to traffic light signals can help protect people

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