Verizon and Snap team up for Snapchat 5G augmented reality features – Marketing Article

Over the past few years, Snapchat has become one of the world’s most popular soft augmented reality tools, adding photo and video filters that apply special effects to faces or buildings in real time. Today, parent company Snap and Verizon announced a partnership that will leverage the latter’s 5G cellular network for new augmented reality features — an opportunity to make some of the mobile giant’s big AR promises actually come true. The deal makes Snap an “official 5G innovation…

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5G: The Here, Not Quite Here Next Generation of Connectivity – B2B Marketing Article

If you pay any amount of attention to cellular technology — wireless and broadband — you can’t escape discussion of 5G. Advertisements for new phones tout their 5G support. Wireless carriers breathlessly exclaim about their “Best 5G Network”. Technology pundits constantly predict how 5G will change how we all interact and connect. Yep, there’s an awful lot of excitement about 5G. But there’s just one problem. The Catch As a technology, 5G hasn’t even fully arrived yet. Even the users…

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