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5 Things to Know about 5G this Holiday Season

By Marketing, November 2019

5G is hot, which means many Americans will consider buying a new 5G smartphone this holiday season. Analyst firm IDC expects 5G shipments to reach 8.9 percent of smartphones shipped in 2020, accounting for 123.5 million devices. But the technology can be confusing. 

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Opensignal Analyzes USA Standing in Global 5G Race at MWC Los Angeles

By Marketing, October 2019

Opensignal, the independent global standard for measuring real-world mobile network experience, today presented its latest analysis on the global 5G experience at Mobile World Congress Los Angeles. The analysis compares early 5G network adoption from first-mover nations like South Korea, Italy, Germany, Switzerland, Spain, Australia and the U.K. with the United States.

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Why confidence intervals are vital in analyzing mobile network experience

By Peter Boyland, February 2019

In the world of scientific experiments there is no such thing as an exact measurement.

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Understanding mobile network experience: What do Opensignal's metrics mean?

By Marketing, January 2019

In this blog post, we’re taking a deep dive into the very core of Opensignal: explaining the metrics we use, what they all mean and what their roles are in measuring the real-world mobile network experience as users see it.How do we collect the data in the first place?We collect billions of individual measurements every day from over 100 million devices worldwide.

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Opensignal pioneers the measurement of mobile video experience

By Marketing, September 2018

Today Opensignal is taking a huge step forward in the way mobile services are measured and quantified.

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Becoming an industry standard: Lessons learned from JD Power

By Brendan Gill, September 2018

Today it seems second nature to consult an independent standard before making an important choice.

Blog Entry | Yes | | | Brendan Gill