Tagged: 5g

COVID myths & politics - BioBlog

Alison Campbell Aug 11, 2020

This year’s election campaign in New Zealand has attracted a number of “fringe” parties, at least some of whose supporters seem to have a fairly tenuous hold on reality and a highly flexible approach to the truth. I mean, how else could one describe some of those affiliated with the NZPP/Advance coalition, whose members & supporters regularly share myths about … Read More

What’s wrong with Huawei, and why are countries banning the Chinese telecommunications firm? - Guest Work

Guest Author Dec 21, 2018

Frank J. Cilluffo, Auburn University and Sharon L. Cardash, Auburn University The Chinese telecommunications company Huawei is under scrutiny around the globe over concerns that its close ties with the Chinese government present national security threats to the U.S., Europe and allied countries. Huawei, which denies all the allegations against it, is “the … Read More

What is 5G? The next generation of wireless, explained - Guest Work

Guest Author May 21, 2018

Jan Rabaey, University of California, Berkeley Every decade or so, the wireless industry rolls out a new cellular communications standard that can transmit more data more quickly. Already under development is the next round, called “5G” because it’s the fifth major generation of these standards for encoding and transmitting data over radio waves. The … Read More