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Over 107,000 attend Barcelona’s Mobile World Congress

The world’s <b>largest exhibition of mobile technology</b>, Barcelona’s Mobile World Congress (MWC), came to an end on Thursday having welcomed some <b>107,000</b> …

Mobile

I-Swim L5702 Presented at MWC 2018 – Hands-On

At the Mobile World Congress 2018 there were dozens of phone ODMs coming from China. Among them, one of the most interesting ones was I-Swim with …

I ain’t afraid of no Pokemon: Ghostbusters goes AR | Reuters.com

Plans have been revealed for a self-powering ship that will remove plastic pollution from the sea, processing it into fuel as it goes<p>A freestyle footballer from Ivory Coast wins the first African championships, held in Nigeria<p>Fifty years after creating the Che Guevara poster that still adorns …

Ivory Coast

M-HORSE Pure 3 unveiled at the MWC as the cheapest Helio P23 phone

The M-HORSE brand of course can’t stay out of one of the biggest events of the year for the mobile phone makers and their booth at the MWC 2018 in …

Mobile Technology

Love the notch? Check out these five weird and wonderful iPhone X clones

Remember all the hubbub around the “ugly” notch on the iPhone X just a few months ago? Well, it looks like some Android smartphone makers got a case …

Samsung Galaxy S9

MediaTek’s big play for AI

Artificial intelligence is quickly turning into the mobile trend of 2018. Almost every major product and hardware release touts some form of intelligence. At MWC 2018, we spoke to MediaTek’s Finbarr Moynihan about the company’s latest chip, the Helio P60, as well as some of the company’s longer …

Even hula hoops are getting the 'smart' treatment

Hips-on with the Vhoop.<p>It's been roughly 20 years since I picked up a hula hoop and wiggled my waist with the elegance of, well, a technology journalist with zero coordination. But here I am, in the middle of Mobile World Congress, shaking my booty while a dozen or so attendees look on with a …

Living Rooms

Gadgets at Mobile World: From a Smart Dog Vest to 4G on the Moon

After four days, thousands of stalls, 2,300 companies exhibiting, and more than 100,000 square meters of floor space to traverse, here are some of …

Smart Wallet Card shows adverts from banks at MWC 2018

<b>A smart payment card that stores multiple credit and debit account details that can be updated remotely will shortly launch in the UK, its creator has revealed.</b><p>The device can also be used to show adverts from banks.<p>The firm behind the product - Dynamics Inc - is not yet ready to disclose its UK …

MWC 2018: Holy Crap, Actual Working AR Glasses That Aren't Completely Shit

It's a good thing there are people out there too sensible to listen to everything Tim Cook says. Last year Mr We-Can't-Make-Quality-AR-Glasses-Yet …

Hands-On: MyKronoz ZeTime & ZeTime Petite - MWC 2018

Smartwatches may have not made as big of a splash this year as they have in past years, but that hasn’t stopped brand MyKronoz from showing off a …

Cool new HealthKit gadgets can measure practically anything

BARCELONA, Spain — Smart sperm testers, body cavity inspectors, Bluetooth pillows, holographic jump ropes and contactless thermometers. It’s all just another day at Mobile World Congress, where more and more companies show off their new HealthKit-compatible gadgets.<p>If you want your iPhone to know …

App Store

MWC 2018: Project Flame launches 5G testbed in Barcelona

Intel's PC concept 'hides' a 5G antenna in a plump kickstand

MWC 2018 has been gripped with 5G fever, even more intensely than in years past. Intel has gone all out for the show this year, with display upon display of 5G demos dominating its booth. One of the new proofs of concept from the chip maker is a detachable PC streaming a 4K video over a test 5G …

Haier smartwatch has a built-in projector at MWC 2018

A smartwatch that uses the back of its wearer's hand as a display is on show at the Mobile World Congress tech expo in Barcelona.<p>The gadget manages to squeeze a projector into the device's side to offer something unique to the wearable tech market.

LG G7 (Neo) caught on video at MWC sporting Snapdragon 845 and 19.5:9 OLED display with notch

It's been very hard to follow LG's news regarding the future of the G<i>x</i> series and what its 2018 flagship will be. We first heard that LG wouldn't be …

Mobile Technology

Hands On With Nubia Android Gaming Phone Prototypes - MWC 2018

Chinese phone maker Nubia arrived at the latest edition of Mobile World Congress to showcase several devices, including three prototypes of an …

KaiOS 2.5 to Support Feature Phones With as Little as 256MB RAM

KaiOS Technologies, the makers of emerging alternative operating system KaiOS, which is a forked-version of Firefox OS, on Tuesday at MWC 2018 in …

Operating Systems

This is the phone with the largest battery in the world: Meet the 16,000mAh Energizer

What's the phone with the biggest battery you could name? Your mind is now probably racing through all sensationalist news articles you've read in …

Nokia made a smart, fashionable jacket for first responders

Nokia has been creating unconventional products for years, like that weird touchscreen made of ice from 2010. And now, at MWC 2018, the company is showing off a new, offbeat project that's in the works: the CHASE (connected health and safety equipment) LifeTech FR (first responders) jacket. This …

Nokia

SikurPhone is a smartphone for Bitcoin millionaires

If you've amassed a fortune in cryptocurrencies, you probably don't keep it all (or any of it) on your mobile phone. But a company called Sikur wants …

F1's streaming service will be ready for March's Grand Prix

It'll start on the web and desktop with TV apps coming online later.<p>Formula 1 racing is getting in on the streaming game. F1 TV launched today at Mobile World Congress, and the new functionality will be up and running in time for March's opening grand prix in Melbourne, Australia. F1 TV will …

Apps

Visa makes wearable payments inroads

National Bank of Greece and Visa have enlisted Folli Follie and Links of London to create rings and bracelets that will let people make secure …

FinTech

ASUS ZenFone 5Z specs: A lot of bang for your buck

ASUS surprised us today with the announcement of three new ZenFone 5 models. The ZenFone 5 and ZenFone 5 Lite were expected, but the ASUS ZenFone 5Z was a big surprise.<p>The 5Z looks to be an affordable powerhouse, packed with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chipset, an all-screen Full HD+ 6.2-inch …

Asus ZenFone

Zenfone 5 and Zenfone 5 Lite Hands-on: Embrace The Notch

New flagship killers: Asus releases the ZenFone 5 family

Asus' ZenFone handsets have been around for about 4 years now and, while they haven't picked up a great deal of steam, they offer their own sets of …

Nokia & Facebook to Expand Ecosystem for Fixed Wireless Access at 60 GHz

Nokia and <b>Facebook</b> are working to accelerate the adoption of 60 GHz fixed wireless access technologies to deliver gigabit services for faster …

Telecoms

Rakuten will roll its $9B loyalty program into a new blockchain-based cryptocurrency, Rakuten Coin

Messaging apps have seen a surge of popularity in recent years as people seek ways to communicate more directly than on social networks. But they also have been adding large group chat options into the mix, to give a more social experience on those messaging platforms.<p>Now messaging app Viber is …

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