AT&T paid $1.6 billion to own the next generation of wireless
The telco will control a vast majority of the 5G spectrum.
New York sues Charter over slow internet speeds
It accuses the former Time Warner Cable of delivering far less than it promised.
Comcast will launch its own wireless service next year
It will use a combination of Verizon and WiFi hotspots.
Republican party embraces next-gen wireless and IoT
Spectrum sales and market reforms are key to the GOPs plans.
White House pledges $400 million for 5G research
The Advanced Wireless Research Initiative follows the FCC's new rules on next-gen connectivity.
FCC adopts new rules for the foundation of 5G networks
There's still a long way to go.
What you need to know about the FCC's 5G vote
Just remember: It's the first of many steps needed to make 5G a reality.