5G vs 4G: what is the difference?

Fifth-generation networking is on its way. Promising superfast speeds and an end to congestion, the technology is expected to revolutionise mobile networking and create new economic opportunity: but how exactly will it do this and what makes it different to 4G?

Five trends shaping the global IP landscape

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From efforts to take down online fakes to political posturing over China’s approach to intellectual property rights, here are some of the major issues affecting the world of IP

How 5G and IoT are revolutionising logistics

While mobile phone users and service providers debate the relative cost and uses of 5G, the sector most likely to benefit from the high-performance network is the logistics industry

What 5G will do for VR/AR

In the not-to-distant future, it will be commonplace to see people wearing augmented reality (AR) glasses or virtual reality (VR) headsets, walking the streets, waiting at bus stops or sat in offices

How ultrafast internet will transform business

Ever-faster internet speeds are not just about swifter data transfers; they are spawning new business processes and other innovations

UK could become global leader in 5G

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A pilot scheme providing 5G to businesses could propel the UK to become a global leader

5G is key to UK digital development

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Despite some disappointing 4G connections, the government is planning a 5G internet future as the launch pad for the UK’s digital economy

5G: get ready for a major generational shift

As the 5G of mobile networks and wireless systems is being worked on, it’s important to keep up to speed with developments to gain full benefit