5G: How to prepare for next-level connectivity

Armed with £200m of funding, the UK government has started its search for a city where it will run large-scale tests for 5G – the next generation in ultra-fast wireless technology.

Along with universities and partners in both the public and private sectors, the government will test how to set up the infrastructure needed to make cities across the country more efficient – not least because Brexit has stepped up the urgency for increased productivity.

The resulting possibilities are staggering: driverless cars will be able to talk to each other with next to