Etisalat of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) says it is planning to launch 5G services in September this year. The telco says services will initially be available in fixed-wireless mode via a home or office modem, with coverage limited to a select handful of locations.
The network will harness the combined power of BT's broadband, mobile and WIFI networks
EE is set to launch a range of Smart Home products across its network in the coming months
The average UK household will contain 50 connected devices by 2023 as the Smart Home sub-sector booms, according to Marc Allera, CEO of BT's Consumer Division.
Singapore has outdone London and New York by achieving top position in a global smart city performance ranking in 2017. In addition, the nation also achieved top performance in all of the key areas measured.