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Its announcement said the service is available without contracts or data caps and includes home Wi-Fi and a modem.
Ericsson, Nokia, and Huawei are developing 5G radio components; chipmakers Intel and Qualcomm Inc. have showcased modems; and programming houses are writing much of the code that will make the systems tick.
Investigators also found that a computer modem and automatic vehicle locator had been tampered with in one of the vehicles.
Both run on the company’s Snapdragon 835—yes, the same processor (and cellular modem) inside popular phones like the Samsung Galaxy Note 8.
Since then, though, smartphone sales growth has slowed and Intel has succeeded in placing its modems in some iPhone models.
Chip maker Qualcomm was the first hardware supplier to support the NextRadio cause, building an FM tuner into its smartphone modems.
Apple recently put an Intel modem in some of the new iPhone models, and that immediately angered Qualcomm.
My high school friends actually gravitated to ICQ and the school's Unix cluster to type messages to each other over dial-up modems.
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First Known Use: circa 1952See Words from the same year
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