Rakuten Demos 5G With Drones

Japanese e-commerce company Rakuten has conducted a trial to demonstrate that high-capacity, low-latency 5G mobile communications technology can support unmanned aircraft and ground delivery robots. In the “smart stadium” demo conducted Nov. 15 by Rakuten Mobile Technology, 5G was used to remotely...

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