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A post card from Mobile World Congress 2016

One thing is clear. Everything is intertwined. 5G will enable the IoT and it will enable the ubiquitous adoption of new user interfaces like AR/VR.


Behind the scenes at the Galaxy S7 keynote, Samsung’s biggest event of the year

Step into the journalist's seat and experience all the emotions that come with covering MWC's biggest press conference.

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Mobile World Congress 2016's most funky, futuristic, and fantastic new hardware

Things took a turn for the weird and powerful at Mobile World Congress, the largest mobile tradeshow on the planet.

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6 things hyped up at Mobile World Congress that we want for the next iPhone

The Barcelona trade show is a huge launching pad for new Android devices and features, and this year’s show revealed a few things we wish Apple would steal.

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Hottest tablets and laptops from MWC 2016

And gosh, were there ever a lot of hybrids at Mobile World Congress 2016…


A head-to-head look at the LG G5 and Samsung Galaxy S7

Having spent some time with these hot new Android phones, we’ve already formed a few preliminary opinions on how they stack up.

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BlackBerry sets up cybersecurity consulting service

BlackBerry announced a new 60-person cybersecurity consulting service, which will include staff from its recent acquisition of UK-based Encription Limited.


Google's Android garden at MWC is a can't-miss for Android fans

Google didn't make any big Android announcements at MWC, but they did have some fun demos and delicious hot chocolate.


Google's Project Tango museum tour

Google demonstrates how Project Tango's precise indoor location can change your museum-going experience forever.

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Two different routes to crowdsourcing indoor location data at Mobile World Congress

Determining indoor location based on Wi-Fi signal strength is easy enough if you know precisely where the access points are located, but gathering that information across a wide area is time-consuming. What, though, if you could offer...


Samsung vs. LG: Dueling press conferences

If you spend hundreds of millions developing a new flagship phone, you better make its introduction something special!


Samsung's Gear 360 camera takes photos and videos that surround you

Samsung hopes to democratize VR content creation with an this affordable accessory.

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Pepper, a humanoid robot, will make first appearance in U.S. businesses this year

More than 10,000 Pepper robots are in use in other countries, primarily Japan, for both business and consumer use.

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Visa shows in-car payments and with a wave of your hand

As Internet of Things devices become ubiquitous, consumers will someday pay for gas, parking and tolls from their cars without using a credit card or even stepping out of the vehicle.

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Xiaomi unveils low-cost, high-spec Mi 5 smartphone

The first new flagship smartphone in over a year from China's Xiaomi packs technology to match the iPhone 6 and Samsung Galaxy S7, but at around half the price.


HP sets sights on business users with Elite x3 smartphone

Computerworld Senior Editor Matt Hamblen goes into detail with HP's business-friendly Elite x3 smartphone.


Tracovino's smart sensors give winemakers an efficiency boost

Who knew that big data and networking could help you make better wine?

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Ericsson dials up partnership with Amazon’s cloud

At Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Swedish telecommunications provider Ericsson has announced a broad, and slightly vague, partnership with Amazon Web Services, marking the latest effort by a teleco provider to figure out how to...

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