News Roundup: Could the US have a nationalized 5G network?
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News Roundup: Could the US have a nationalized 5G network?

A roundup of the week’s technology news including Matt Hancock, branded flamethrowers, and Amazon’s QR codes.

 

National 5G

Could the super business-friendly US eschew big business and build its own nationalized 5G network?

An internal government memo from the National Security Council published by Axios warns that because China has a dominant position in the manufacture and operation of network infrastructure, US telecoms infrastructure can’t be safe. Therefore, this memo suggests that the US should build for and pay its own 5G infrastructure, rather than let private companies roll out the technology.

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Dan Swinhoe

Dan is Senior Staff Writer at IDG Connect. Writes about all manner of tech from driverless cars, AI, and Green IT to Cloudy stuff, security, and IoT. Dislikes autoplay ads/videos and garbage written about 'milliennials'.  

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