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European Commission investing $65 million in 5G research, would like to see it by 2020

European Commission wants to see 5G by 2020, invests over $65 million into research grants

Anthony Garreffa | Feb 27, 2013 at 1:31 am CST (0 mins, 32 secs time to read)

If you thought that you dream of getting 4G was getting close, well those bandwidth goal posts just moved, a lot. While the Mobile World Congress festivities are still bubbling along, the European Commission have just announced research grants for 5G mobile technology.

European Commission investing $65 million in 5G research, would like to see it by 2020 | TweakTown.com

The news comes from the European Commission VP Neelie Kroes, who said that they're pumping approximately $65.4 million into research grants for 5G mobile technology, where they hope to have it online by 2020. Kroes said "I want 5G to be pioneered by European industry, based on European research and creating jobs in Europe - and we will put our money where our mouth is."

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