Experts Disagree on Top Applications for 5G

Carriers argue that 5G will enable intelligent vehicles and the Internet of Things, but not everyone is convinced

In the world of emerging technologies, you often see industry and academic experts take on the roles of “good cop” or “bad cop.” Whether someone plays a particular role depends largely on their own interests.

When it comes to the rollout of 5G networks, carriers and equipment suppliers are all in. On the other hand, in 5G’s current development cycle, at least on academic expert is taking a more skeptical position about the prospects for 5G networks.