The White House recently announced a $400 million investment in IoT and wireless technologies that will be managed by the National Science Foundation (NSF).
Here's a quote:
New 5G (fifth generation) network
Not sure it's a good thing. Advertisements in full HD video downloading to my smartphone is not my first choice for what $400 million could do. But, hey, they will download in less time than I could even think to click on the cancel button, though. That's something... :-)