Terrible contractor payment terms is first in dozens of Fast-Forward Friday articles

In Featured News by Wireless Estimator

Fast-Forward Friday is Wireless Estimator’s latest news offering that provides an overview of relevant industry news stories presented during the week by other media that were not covered by our staff, along with a link to the article to go upstream and read it in its entirety.

After all, the articles’ authors did all the heavy lifting, and capsuling their content and providing a couple of rewritten paragraphs doesn’t do justice to their talent, reporting and research efforts.

Terrible tower contractor payment terms could put 5G build-out at risk Mobile World Live
T-Mobile claims Florida hotel owner cutting power off to customers: lawsuit Space Coast Dail
Dielectric expediting antennas for Puerto Rico TVNewsCheck
Public Safety Advocate: FirstNet NOT Operational? All Things FirstNet
Pai reports on spectrum, regulatory progress before Congress AGL Media Group
China Tower’s IPO gets a cool  response over trade tensions, unstable markets South China Morning Post
With new RFP, Delaware aims to eradicate broadband ‘deserts’ Government Technology
China’s $9 billion plan to boost 5G undermined by trade war Bloomberg
Billion-dollar-plus FCC CAFll auction begins Multichannel News
How millimeter-wave wireless could help support 5G and IoT Network World
Verizon reports 531,000 net postpaid additions, 0.97% churn for Q2 Wireless Week
AT&T: More is  more and less is less and never the twain shall meet Multichannel News
Could a fiber backbone for IoT lead to safer, smarter cities?  Multi Briefs
FCC denies T-Band related requests in New Jersey MissionCritical Communications
Singapore first as 5G pilot network deploys through Singtel and Ericsson Channel Asia
American Tower, CCA, WIA on board with Ligado’s plans to use midband spectrum FierceWireless
Houston joins Sacramento, Los Angeles as 5G launch markets, Verizon says RCR Wireless News
Qualcomm makes millimeter wave a reality for first-gen 5G phones Forbes
Kavanaugh on net neutrality: U.S. Telecom Assoc. v. FCC SCOTUSblog
ExteNet joins safer buildings coalition AGL Media Group
5G everywhere as new technologies boost throughput RCR Wireless News

New bill threatens city authority on small cell infrastructure

ZTE back in business after Congress backs off amendment FierceWireless
Whining winery has permitted tower taken down 9&10 News
First 5G smartphones may appear in first half of 2019: Qualcomm Phone Arena
5G wireless success may depend on an unexpected party Forbes
In India, you can ask the government to check cell tower RF at your home The Times of India
Ohio municipalities working on small cell tower rules The Chronicle
RACOM’s 911 workers kept on communicating after walls were peeled off their building Des Moines Register
Houston tests devices and apps using FirstNet Spectrum GovTech
The 25 highest-paid executives in cable, telecom and wireless FierceWireless
T-Mobile NB-IoT network might slam door on DISH Network: MoffettNathanson AGL Media Group
Verizon bringing fiber to nearly 50,000 customers in NY with joint $106 million deal Times Union