Across industries and sectors, connectivity is becoming faster and more intelligent. 5G technology promises to unleash even greater computing and processing power. As a result, cities will become smarter and machines will speak with machines, which will enable new advances in healthcare, manufacturing and transportation.
Yet the race to 5G is global. And other countries are working feverishly to ensure their companies can compete on the world stage.
The Atlantic explored what the 5G future holds, its impact on industry and our economy, and how the United States retains its competitive wireless advantage.
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