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A Frequent Flier's Guide to Travel Gear That Works

I travel a lot. Often to faraway places. Often in bad weather. Often to do active stuff outdoors. And I’ve been doing that for decades. This is the gear that gets me there and the approach that holds it all together.<p>The Bag<p>A few years ago, I flew to Siberia in the dead of winter to visit my …

The best travel tech of 2017 | ZDNet

Travelmate autonomous suitcase and robot<p>The pitch on this project, now selling working prototypes priced starting at $399 via Indiegogo, is as …

16 of the coolest apps and gadgets you should use the next time you travel

Thanks to technology, gone are the days of overpaying for flights, struggling to book a place to stay when you travel, or suffering through terrible meals at subpar restaurants.<p>But with so many available apps and gadgets to help you out, which ones are really going to save you time and money or …

10 Gadgets for Surviving a Noisy Flight

Getting comfortable on a long flight can be difficult for many reasons. The cabin is too cold or warm, the infant sitting three rows behind you is …

Mobile World Live TV: Back in Barcelona! |

For the first time, EVERY keynote at MWC16 will be streamed live to a dedicated channel. So if you aren’t able to grab a seat in the auditorium, you …

Feature: MWC 2016 - Top 5 themes - Mobile World Live

<b>Mobile World Congress is back for its eleventh year in Barcelona. Last year’s event drew more than 94,000 people and 2016 will see even more flocking</b> …

4YFN ignites startup sentiment - Mobile World Live

4YFN (Four Years From Now), the startup and investor event taking place in parallel with Mobile World Congress, is set for a record-breaking year: …

Barcelona – the first capital of mobile |

<b>As Saleha Riaz reports, 2016 is the fifth year for Barcelona as Mobile World Capital, a period which has seen the GSMA, the Catalan government and</b> …

MWC 2016 shows off planes, trams and automobiles - Mobile World Live

This year’s Mobile World Congress (MWC), under the over-arching theme of <i>Mobile is Everything</i>, will showcase mobile in a plethora of industry sectors. …

LG set to launch “specialist” smartphones at MWC - Mobile World Live

LG Electronics will unveil its “specialist” X Series at MWC 2016, which it described as a “new series of smartphones developed to offer customers a …

Video Feature: Glomo Awards Preview |

09 FEB 2016<p>The 21st awards event at Mobile World Congress has had a major revamp. <i>Mobile World Live</i> previews this year’s ‘Glomos,’ to be hosted by BBC …

Video Feature: MWC 2016 Preview |

03 FEB 2016<p><i>Mobile World Live</i> brings you a sneak peek of what to expect from this year’s show. Industry analysts and GSMA chief marketing officer …

Mobile World Congress 2016 - Mobile World Live

Below is full access to our daily video highlight features, keynote replays and extensive news story coverage from MWC16.<p>Videos<p>The Mobile World Live …

Microsoft previews Windows 10, reveals new devices

Microsoft announced two new smartphone devices in the “affordable” category, the Lumia 640 and the slightly bigger 640 XL, at its press conference …

Jolla guns for third mobile OS spot

Upcoming OS player Jolla has set itself the ambitious target of forming the third mobile ecosystem after Android and Apple iOS, ousting Windows Phone …

Sony talks up mobile commitment

Sony Mobile used its press event at Mobile World Congress to address questions about its continued commitment to the mobile sector, with Kazuo Hirai, …

LG claims smartwatch first - Mobile World Live

South Korea’s LG showcased its latest devices, of which the most eye-catching were two new smartwatches: the LG Watch Urbane and its sibling the LG …

AlcaLu sees “technology push” as 5G hype driver; regrets 4.5G moniker - Mobile World Live

Despite being one of the hot-topics here at Mobile World Congress this week, 5G is “still a technology push story, not a market pull one”, Michael …

Alcatel OneTouch aims to become top 3 handset player - Mobile World Live

Alcatel OneTouch is upping production by approximately 30 per cent with the aim of becoming one of the world’s three largest handset …

Samsung unveils Galaxy S6 smartphones and Samsung Pay

Samsung unveiled its latest flagship devices at an event alongside Mobile World Congress, with its Galaxy S6 joined by Galaxy S6 edge – a smartphone …

Huawei pushes into wearables

As its rival vendors used their pre-Mobile World Congress press conferences to unveil their latest high-end smartphones, Huawei instead chose to …

Mozilla teams with operators on new Firefox device range

Mozilla has lined up with leading operators KDDI, LG U+, Telefonica and Verizon Wireless on what it’s billing as a new category of Firefox OS phones, …

HTC aims high with latest One flagship; pushes into wearables

Recovering vendor HTC debuted its latest flagship device, One M9, as it looks to win some of the smartphone limelight from Android market leader …

5 years of MWL TV – and 10 reasons to watch this year’s broadcast |

This year’s Mobile World Congress marks the 4th anniversary of the launch of Mobile World Live TV (MWL TV) – the event’s official broadcast service. …

Yota to unveil next device; reveals initial sales numbers

<b>LIVE FROM GSMA MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS 2014:</b> Yota Devices will this morning unveil the second generation of the YotaPhone, as the Russian company …

The Tizen operating system (OS) has been chosen by Samsung for the latest version of its Gear smart watch but the novice OS still lacks commercial smartphones.

<b>LIVE FROM GSMA MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS 2014:</b> The Tizen operating system (OS) has been chosen by Samsung for the latest version of its Gear smart watch …

LG hopes for ‘knock-on’ effect

<b>LIVE FROM GSMA MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS 2014:</b> As expected, LG this afternoon used a press event to showcase several recently announced devices including …

Mozilla builds Firefox OS momentum; eyes $25 smartphone

<b>LIVE FROM GSMA MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS 2014:</b> Mozilla this afternoon announced a set of new devices and partnerships, as it looks to build its momentum …

Microsoft names new WP smartphone supporters

<b>LIVE FROM GSMA MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS 2014:</b> Microsoft announced nine new hardware partners for its Windows Phone platform, as it looks to build …

ZTE set for phablet, Firefox OS launches at MWC

ZTE is to launch new smartphones at Mobile World Congress next week which will include a 6-inch screen phablet, and what has been described as “one …