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  • Verizon 5G Ultra Wideband and the future of finance

    The next generation of wireless technology could streamline the banking industry, changing the way we spend and save.

  • Verizon 5G Ultra Wideband is right on track

    On and off the blacktop, the next generation of wireless technology is picking up speed.

  • How Verizon 5G Ultra Wideband can help repackage retail

    From online to Aisle 5, the next generation in wireless technology could revolutionize the shopping experience.

  • Verizon 5G Ultra Wideband, explained

    It isn’t just a next-generation network. It’s a force for change.

  • Why 5G is the future of home entertainment

    The next generation in wireless technology will bring about serious innovation—but sometimes it’s all fun and games.

  • 5G Ultra Wideband and the connected city.

    Sean Harrington, Verizon’s VP of City Solutions, discusses the impact of next-gen network technology at street level.

  • How 5G Ultra Wideband can help fast-track self-driving cars

    One of the most exciting application areas for 5G may also be one of the most beneficial for society.

  • How 5G will help first responders answer the call

    Verizon 5G UWB will be serving these brave men and women even before they arrive on the scene.

  • How 5G can supercharge the electrical grid

    Next-generation energy management needs a network powerful enough to light a million innovations.

  • What is edge computing?

    Get to know a critical network architecture concept behind 5G Ultra Wideband.

  • How is 5G different from 4G?

    It isn’t as simple as 4 plus 1. Get to know the massive leap coming to wireless technology.

  • 5G will sharpen a city’s street smarts

    Get to know why it takes a next-generation network to usher in a “second-generation smart community.”

  • The 5G fan experience is wide open

    Learn how the next generation in wireless technology will transform people’s favorite pastimes.

  • 5G's impact on Industrial IoT

    The network is poised to do the heavy lifting for sectors like construction, excavation and shipping.

  • Leveling-up gaming and esports

    Streaming, graphics-rich, multi-user games and esports will be remade by a stronger network.

  • How 5G can transform healthcare

    Learn why one of the world’s most exciting tech frontiers is ripe for a network revolution.

  • Why a 5G network needs strong partners

    It takes many hands to build the world’s first 5G Ultra Wideband network.

  • How 5G can transform the factory floor

    When machines learn how to talk shop, amazing things can happen.

  • Understanding network bandwidth

    With billions of devices coming online, network bandwidth is essential for ensuring smooth, seamless digital experiences.

  • Understanding small cell technology

    Learn why small cells can help tomorrow’s bandwidth-hungry applications realize their potential.

  • Why 5G is crucial for the smart city of tomorrow

    Learn why blazing network speeds and low latencies can help improve the functionality of entire cities.

  • How 5G will improve augmented and virtual reality

    Augmented and virtual reality may be the most buzz-worthy frontier for 5G.

  • Understanding millimeter wave technology

    Learn why this critical technology is tailor-made for the bandwidth-hungry applications of tomorrow.

  • The Internet of Things will thrive on 5G technology

    With the power, speed and reliability of Verizon’s 5G network, bandwidth-intensive applications can live up to their full potential.

  • Understanding network latency

    Learn what network latency is, and how Verizon’s 5G network all but eliminates it.



Meet tomorrow's digital pioneers, today.

  • 5G and the future of medical imaging

    Dr. Morley and Dr. Osamah Choudhry are ushering in a new era of healthcare transparency with Medivis, their medical visualization company.

  • How 5G can make cities smarter

    Verizon’s 5G Ultra Wideband network is poised to power wide-reaching urban transformation.

  • How 5G will pull the cloud closer

    Over Verizon’s 5G network, complex functions can happen closer to the end user—saving time, energy and financial resources.

  • Changing how people collaborate at work

    Backed by Verizon’s 5G Ultra Wideband network, multi-user collaboration can evolve in ways that were unthinkable just a few years ago.


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