Scars from 3G should help to ensure that 5G will be a success
Francesco Liberatore writes, the Financial Times recently reported that the UK Government will create a new regulator, the Digital Markets Unit, to police companies such as Facebook and Google after Brexit. The regulator will be given powers to implement a range of new rules, including an enforceable code of conduct for the biggest groups and greater data accessibility for consumers.
Tough regulation might benefit consumers. It will certainly benefit platforms.
20 years ago, what is now regarded as one of the major threats facing the developed world was then confined to sci-fi movies.
- Tuesday, 12 December 2017