4 Ways Companies Are Thinking About the Future of 5G

Smart phones, cars and cities take center stage

5G will make everything from cars, cities and phones smarter. Getty Images

BARCELONA, Spain—It’s been two years since Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg arrived in Barcelona, Spain at Mobile World Congress to a packed auditorium of technology execs and journalists. At the time, he said 5G wasn’t nearly as important as connecting the rest of the world with the internet. However, fast forward two years to this past week, and it’s clear nobody paid attention.

@martyswant martin.swant@adweek.com Marty Swant is a former technology staff writer for Adweek.