tldr; beware the hype over 5G. change has often come from unintended and unexpected areas. just look at history. given the high price of last mile access and tenuous strategic position of edge access providers (mobile operators and cable cos) look for something like full stack access (FSA)to disrupt the last mile.

In light of the Deloitte white paper about the poor state of affairs of 5G in the US and the likelihood of falling farther behind the Chinese it is worthwhile to revisit something we wrote 14 years ago, especially given what transpired with the smartphone, wifi and competition…


tldr; both sides wrong in the net neutrality debate. we need to look at networks and interworking differently. otherwise digital and wealth divides will continue and worse. a new way of understanding networks and network theory is called equilibrism.

The term “net neutrality” is a contrivance at best and a farcical notion at worst. That’s why both sides can be seen as right and wrong in the debate. …


tldr; both sides wrong in the net neutrality debate. we need to look at networks and interworking differently. otherwise digital and wealth divides will continue and worse. a new way of understanding networks and network theory is called equilibrism.

The term “net neutrality” is a contrivance at best and a farcical notion at worst. That’s why both sides can be seen as right and wrong in the debate. …

Michael Elling

ICT/TMT Strategist, Futurist and Inventor

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