Government chooses West Midlands as Britain's first 5G testbed

Lee Bell
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Urban Connected Communities Project will start with a focus on healthcare and live video appointments

The UK government has chosen the West Midlands to be the home of Britain's first 5G testbed. In a multi-million pound trial, the new high-speed connectivity test will pave the way for the rollou...

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