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Local governments are fighting control after federal regulators removed some of the regulatory protections that could slow private companies from grabbing land in an effort
Smart Cities Dive
October 30, 2018, 12pm PDT
Cities want more control over the deployment of 5G technology. The federal government has been working to limit local regulatory powers over new wireless technology.
Bloomberg
September 28, 2018, 6am PDT
The new 5G networks are almost here, but some think it is not too early to think ahead to 6G.
Smart Cities Dive
March 26, 2018, 6am PDT
Most deployment of 5G "small cells" won't get any resistance from federal regulations.
VentureBeat
July 1, 2015, 10am PDT
Telecom companies don’t want to compete with local governments to provide Internet to residents, but a recent rule by the federal government allows them to do just that. Pushback has come from an unlikely source: state attorneys general.
Pacific Standard