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Speed Test Company Calls BS on AT&T's Claim '5G E' Is the Fastest Wireless Network

AT&T’s claim that its “5G E” network—which is a regular 4G network boosted with some technical tricks, misleadingly rebranded as next-generation 5G—has helped make it the fastest carrier in the country has come under skepticism, the Verge reported on Wednesday.Read more...
Tags: Mobile, Verizon, Science, Technology, Smartphones, Sprint, Wireless, Att, 4G, 5g, Service Providers, T Mobile, 5g E Is Not 5g


Brazilian Carrier Comes Up With Tricksy '4.5G' Logo—and Now It Might Get Fined

Yes, 5G is coming, but it’s definitely not here yet. Brazilian carrier Claro seems to by trying to get around that pesky fact with a sneaky “4.5G” marketing campaign that could result in fines for misleading advertising.Read more...
Tags: Science, Advertising, 5g, Claro, 5g E Is Not 5g, Bad Ad Is Bad


Sprint Sues AT&T, Calling Bullshit on Fake 5G

AT&T has been branding a boosted version of its 4G service as “5G Evolution,” or as it appears on many phones—5G E. Read more...
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Even Apple Isn't Immune to AT&T's '5G E' Bullshit

AT&T is continuing to move forward with its bullshit strategy to rebrand slightly enhanced 4G service as “5G E,” 9to5Mac reported on Monday, with some of its customers who have downloaded the latest iOS 12.2 beta reporting that the 5G E icon has replaced the LTE service icon on iPhones.Read more...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Ios, Ipad, Science, Technology, Telecoms, Wireless, Att, 5g, 5g E Is Not 5g


AT&T Barrels Ahead With Its Bullshit Plan to Brand Enhanced 4G as "5G E"

Telecom giant AT&T has moved forward with its bullshit plan to rebrand an enhanced version of its existing 4G mobile network as its much faster and still-in-development successor 5G, TechCrunch reported on Monday. After a recent update to some AT&T, the devices now say they are connected to a “5G E” network.Read more...
Tags: Mobile, Science, Technology, Smartphones, Telecoms, Bullshit, Att, 4G, 5g, AT T, 5g E Is Not 5g