Amy Romagnoli

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The Best New Tech We Saw at Mobile World Congress 2016

BARCELONA, SPAIN—There's been real excitement in the air here at the Mobile World Congress as the industry gathers to debut the phones that will …

MWC: Four takeaways for marketers

<b>Scott Player reports from Barcelona with the key takeaways for marketers coming out of Mobile World Congress 2016.</b><p>Mobile World Congress is the …

Forrester Report: The common traits of innovative digital businesses

Retailers are under constant pressure to innovate in order to fulfil ever-changing consumer demands yet most believe that they are playing a catch-up …

3 important Mobile World Congress stories you may have missed

It’s time to put this year’s Mobile World Congress behind us, and what a show it has been. We had some major announcements on the day preceding the …

Visa Demonstrates Vein Recognition Payment Concept

Phonemakers bank on virtual reality, add-ons to ignite sales | Reuters

SEOUL/BARCELONA (Reuters) - From a remote-controlled robot camera to a sonar-enabled smartwatch to locate fish to reel in, smartphone makers are launching new devices and services in a bid to drive sales for their handsets and set themselves apart in a crowded field.<p>People walk past a LG logo …

8 Big Reveals from Mobile World Congress and Beyond

Several major announcements took place at 2016's Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, but just as much activity was happening outside of the event. …

Why the 2016 Mobile World Congress wasn't just about slick new smartphones

BARCELONA — The 2016 Mobile World Congress has officially drawn to a close, leaving event-goers and tech-watchers alike to take stock of prior days' …

Get ready – 5G will create waves of innovation that disrupt every industry

The launch of ultrafast mobile broadband discussed at Mobile World Congress will require a shift in how businesses think<p>It’s easy to focus on technology and not the behaviours it makes possible and the expectations it changes. The internet seemed decent in the early dial-up age. We didn’t pine for …

Innovation

How to Fix a Broken Arm With a 3-D Printer

Will Netflix launch virtual reality (VR) programming?

<b>Will Netflix eventually offer VR content? It’s possible, the tech firm has expressed interest in the possibility of virtual reality programming,</b> …

Virtual Reality

The 10 Most Interesting Stats Revealed at Mobile World Congress 2016

BARCELONA, Spain—Mobile World Congress wrapped up Thursday with a record 100,000 attendees. From stats on Netflix signups to mind-blowing numbers …

Advertising Industry

Scrubbing with a toothbrush that knows when you missed a spot

Mobile World Congress is predominantly about smartphones, however look hard enough and you'll find all sorts of other surprises too. Take Oral-B, which chose Barcelona as the place to announce the B-Genius, a new toothbrush that knows exactly where you're scrubbing. A built-in accelerometer clocks …

Oral-B

Weird tech: the most interesting mobile stuff we saw in Barcelona this week

By Spencer Hart

Samsung unveils Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge, includes free Gear VR with pre-order

Samsung unveiled the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona today and announced that pre-orders for the new phones will include a Gear VR headset bundle.<p>The bundle includes six VR games, according to an Oculus blog post.<p>Last year, we called the Gear VR, which usually sells …

Virtual Reality

MWC16: Mobile Subscriptions—and Expectations—Continue to Grow

As MWC 2016 convenes, a recent Sitecore study of 4,000 consumers worldwide finds that 60% of respondents don’t feel their expectations are being met …

AirWatch, MobileIron, IBM, and JAMF (yes, all of them together) are forming the AppConfig Community to promote one type of MAM. Let’s see what else they can do!

Today at Mobile World Congress, AirWatch, IBM, JAMF, and MobileIron announced a new organization called the AppConfig Community. The AppConfig …

At Mobile World Congress, Mobility In The Cognitive Era

More than 90,000 people will convene at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona this week to learn about the latest in mobile tech.<p>Besides checking out the hottest new devices, including the Internet of Things (IoT) and wearables, I expect attendees will be talking a lot about how mobility is creating …

Cognitive Computing

MWC 2016: Flexible wearables now a reality with unveiling of wraparound LCD bracelet

FlexEnable, a UK-based company, showcased its flexible electronics technology at the MWC on 22 February. The consumer tech firm displayed an LCD …

VR Becomes a Reality at Mobile World Congress

Barcelona’s annual Mobile World Congress stepped beyond the handheld device and screen into headsets and virtual reality in a big way this year that …

Social media abuzz over Mark Zuckerberg VR photo

Was it a scene from the Mobile World Congress trade show in Barcelona, Spain, or a dystopian image straight out of "The Matrix" or George Orwell? …

Mobile World Congress Day 2 Top News Recap

Share Email<p>Yesterday, PYMNTS detailed what happened during Day 1 of Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.<p>That included news like Visa’s car-based …

Oppo's new tech can fully charge your phone in 15 minutes

At Mobile World Congress in Barcelona today, Oppo showed how far it’s come in mobile battery tech. The company demoed a prototype device with 2,500mAh power that charged fully in just 15 minutes.<p>That’s crazy fast by any standard. On stage, the device equipped with Oppo’s new SuperVOOC technology …

With Smartphones Ubiquitous, Add-Ons Take Center Stage at Mobile World Congress

Virtual reality was especially hot, while all that enthusiasm around smartwatches has waned.<p>When everyone has clothes, it’s time to accessorize.<p>That was basically the theme at this year’s Mobile World Congress. Sure, there were lots of new phones. But it was the devices that plug into smartphones …

Virtual Reality

Mastercard will replace your password with a selfie

MasterCard will soon let customers in the UK make payments using a selfie.<p>The technology - called MasterCard Identity Check - will allow customers to make purchases online by taking a selfie rather than entering a password. It is part of a new range of services designed to improve verification, …

Facebook to make a 360-degree turn, says Zuckerberg

Forget sending text messages, instant messages or even photos, says Mark Zuckerberg, the co-founder and chief executive of Facebook, the world's …

LeEco Le Max Pro with Snapdragon 820 processor launched at MWC 2016: Specifications and features

Chinese smartphone maker LeEco has announced the sale of its first smartphone powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 chipset — Le Max Pro, a month after …