Race to 5G

5G is the next generation of wireless networks and we're leading the charge in breaking news, device and service reviews, and tips to get the most from your phone and network.

Motorola Edge Gets a Major Overhaul for 2021

The latest iteration of the Motorola Edge has an improved camera stack, a 144Hz display, and global 5G connectivity.

By Steven Winkelman

How I Got Suckered by an (Alleged) $10M Phone Scam

I knew it wasn't real. I suspected what he was doing. And now he's been charged with fraud.

By Sascha Segan

With Its New Galaxy Flip and Fold, Samsung Hits Apple Where It Hurts

Samsung’s flipping and folding phones are not only novel, but beautiful and powerful. Could this killer combo help Samsung snag market share from Apple?

By Sascha Segan

T-Mobile Claps Back in Messy Fight Over Boost 3G Phones

Dish says T-Mobile is trying to sink its Boost Mobile business. T-Mobile says Dish is just being cheap. And now the government's involved.

By Sascha Segan

FCC Puts Out Its First Mobile Coverage Maps: Why They Differ From Carrier Maps

This isn't an on-the-ground measurement; it's a projection. Still, it's an independent map developed by someone other than the carriers themselves. That matters a lot.

By Sascha Segan

Google's Tensor Chip Could Spell Trouble for 5G

Google revealed the chip in its upcoming Pixel 6, a CPU called Tensor that focuses on AI and machine learning. If other chip-makers follow suit, it may be a setback for 5G.

By Sascha Segan

In Canada, One Mobile Phone Carrier Falls, and One Rises, in 5G Spectrum Auction

The long-awaited 3500MHz 5G auction suggests a realignment of power in Canadian wireless. We made maps.

By Sascha Segan

Why 5G Desperately Needs the New Samsung Galaxy Fold

Foldable phones require lots of data, and their big, beautiful screens can showcase all the things 5G can do.

By Sascha Segan

T-Mobile Finally Reveals Its 'Ultra Capacity' 5G Map

The carrier now shows where you can get the good stuff.

By Sascha Segan

The Best 5G Phones for 2021

5G phones are for sale throughout the US, but do you need one? If you're looking for a phone that can connect to the newest cellular networks, here's what you need to know along with the top-rated 5G phones in our testing.

By Sascha Segan  & Steven Winkelman