Andy Szal
Editor, Wireless Week

Andy Szal is the editor of Wireless Week and a regular contributor to CED. He is also a senior reporter for Advantage Business Media's manufacturing group in Madison, Wis.

The cable operator asked the Federal Communications Commission for a one-year experimental license to conduct pre-commercial outdoor field trials in the 3.65...
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2.16.2018
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The North Carolina company on Wednesday debuted antenna models that officials said would utilize 4xMIMO technology, advanced modulation and carrier aggregation...
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2.16.2018
11:09am
Legislation introduced in the U.S. Senate this week seeks to establish a national standard to help address the “digital divide” between rural and urban areas.
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2.14.2018
11:08am
AT&T bested its U.S. rivals in a new study of streaming video performance on wireless networks.
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2.13.2018
12:12pm
Proponents argue the policy, known as "dig once," would bolster high-speed broadband access, particularly in rural and underserved areas.
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2.7.2018
12:35pm
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An official with the National Security Council prepared a memo and presentation — obtained by Axios — that contrasted a nationalized 5G network with one build...
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1.29.2018
11:33am
In the latest wireless network rankings from RootMetrics Austin, Texas, led the initial 10 tech hubs at No. 16 nationally in overall performance, followed by...
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1.25.2018
10:49am
Company officials said the AT&T Smart Wi-Fi Extender, made by AirTies, would provide a strong, seamless WiFi signal throughout the home while reducing...
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1.24.2018
11:41am
Measures included steps to ease the application process for siting communications equipment on public lands, along with review processes on federal property...
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1.23.2018
7:00am
Sprint officials said that utilizing Cox’s wireline infrastructure would allow the wireless carrier to accelerate the deployment of cell towers and small cell...
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1.18.2018
1:45pm
The deal, reportedly a two-year extension of their partnership, will make out-of-market games on NBA League Pass available on Yahoo Sports and other Verizon...
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1.18.2018
12:47pm
Verizon elected to drop Bloomberg's news channel from its TV service after the media company asked for a carriage fee for the first time.
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1.8.2018
12:44pm
The chief executive of European telecom giant Altice this week was named the next president and CFO of U.S. wireless carrier Sprint.
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1.4.2018
12:12pm
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As of Monday, more than 57,000 households in 22 additional markets gained access to the service, along with more than 35,000 businesses in the state.
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12.12.2017
11:50am
Sweeping federal tax reform legislation, if passed, appears likely to improve the bottom lines of nearly all companies in the telecom and cable sectors, but...
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12.11.2017
9:17am
Charlie Ergen relinquished his CEO title at Dish in an effort to focus on the company's wireless holdings
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12.6.2017
9:17am
Apple reportedly acquired an augmented reality headset startup as the tech giant ramps up its ambitions in AR.
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12.5.2017
9:24am
Verizon plans to roll out the industry's first commercial 5G fixed wireless broadband in Sacramento, Calif., in the latter half of 2018 and expand to two...
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11.30.2017
12:29pm
Comcast's Internet of Things ambitions — and its deployment of long-range wireless networks — could disrupt wireless market leaders in coming years,...
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11.28.2017
11:33am
The chairman of the FCC plans to vote on a proposal to roll back Title II classification of internet service providers — or "net neutrality" — at the...
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11.22.2017
9:13am
The DNS developer said its newly completed acquisition of Axiom Fiber Networks will add a high-bandwidth fiber network in lower Manhattan to its existing...
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11.17.2017
10:22am
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The cable operator attributed stagnant subscription levels to price competition and the impact of Hurricane Irma on the Gulf Coast.
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11.17.2017
9:36am
Sprint this week will begin providing its unlimited data subscribers with access to Hulu — and join its rivals in the U.S. wireless market in offering...
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11.16.2017
10:08am
The multi-year agreement ends the occasionally tense negotiations between the media company and cable operator.
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11.15.2017
11:23am
LTE broadcast is expected to grow at an average annual rate of 23 percent to 225 million messages per second by 2021.
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11.15.2017
9:28am
AT&T is reportedly prepared to look into speculation that the Trump administration influenced an antitrust review of its pending merger with Time Warner.
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11.14.2017
10:45am
President Trump's nominee to lead the administration's telecom advisory agency was confirmed this week after weeks of delays in the U.S. Senate.
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11.9.2017
12:26pm
Apple hopes to develop a revolutionary augmented reality device by 2019 and bring it to market the following year, according to a new report.
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11.9.2017
6:30am
Charter Communications said last week that it expects to join fellow cable giant Comcast in the wireless market beginning next year.
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11.2.2017
12:19pm
Comcast will reportedly pay Sprint $250 million to settle allegations that the cable giant violated the wireless carrier's patents to develop its own...
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10.30.2017
11:50am
A panel of administration officials and industry lobbyists said Wednesday that although broad legislation on infrastructure and tax reform could potentially...
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10.26.2017
10:31am
The Federal Communications Commission on Wednesday officially proposed tweaks to regulations governing select licenses for the 3.5 GHz band.
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10.25.2017
11:06am
T-Mobile and FOX Television Stations this week announced an agreement to repack the network’s 600 MHz spectrum ahead of schedule.
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10.11.2017
12:29pm
Comcast's entry into the U.S. wireless sector reportedly gained a symbolic foothold in the market in the service's initial months.
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10.4.2017
12:53pm