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MWC 2011: Take Away

02/25/2011, As we’re heading into a well deserved week-end, we would like to look back at last week’s Mobile World Congress (MWC) – the world’s biggest wireless tradeshow. It has been the busiest one that we’ve seen, and one of the most...

LG Optimus 3D smartphone priced and ready to rock the UK

02/18/2011, The pretty popular LG Optimus 3D smartphone over at MWC 2011 (which recently ended just in case you crawled out from a rock) has been slapped with a sticker price, and is up for pre-order over at Expansys.co.uk. This is the first glasses-free 3D...

DoCoMo demonstrates interactive ‘touchable’ 3D display

02/17/2011, [MWC 2011] DoCoMo, the Japanese carrier, has showcased an interactive 3D display at Mobile World Congress. The display is dubbed the Touchable 3D Display and allows you to interact with the 3D objects served by the display. Users will need to interact...

Samsung Galaxy Mini caters for those on a tight budget

02/16/2011, [MWC] We know that times are still pretty hard at the moment, so it is no surprise to see handset manufacturers concentrate more than just the high end side of things – in fact, the entry level and mid-range market are normally where the big money...

Skype Access Wi-Fi service announced

02/15/2011, [MWC] Skype has taken the opportunity at this year’s MWC in Barcelona to announce its latest development of their own Wi-Fi service known as Skype Access. Its partnership will be expanded to cover more than 500,000 locations worldwide, where...

Samsung offers more details on bada 2.0 operating system at MWC

02/15/2011, [MWC] Samsung might be churning out some pretty mean Android-powered smartphones at the moment, but that doesn’t mean the consumer electronics giant is not going to concentrate on their in-house developed mobile operating system platform that is...

Qualcomm announces HSPA+ 84Mbps chipset

02/15/2011, [MWC 2011] Qualcomm has just announced its latest mobile chipset, namely the MDM8225. This chipset offers full support for HSPA+ Release 9/HSPA+ 84Mbps. T-Mobile already has plans for HSPA+ 84Mbps and also HSPA+ 168Mbps, so this is definitely a step in...

Jabra FREEWAY in-car speakerphone adds some zest to your ride

02/15/2011, [MWC] We know that talking on the phone while driving is not something that’s very safe – for you as well as other fellow motorists, so why bother running the risk of getting a ticket (or a fate worse than that?) when you can always play it...

Jabra announces STONE2 Bluetooth headset

02/15/2011, [MWC] Jabra intends to set MWC 2011 alight with a couple of announcements, where the STONE2 Bluetooth headset makes waves by bringing a whole new level of usability to Bluetooth headsets. Expect to see a combination of features that are not short on style...

ZTE introduces its Light 2 tablet with Pixel Qi display

02/15/2011, [MWC 2011] ZTE has just introduced its new Android-powered tablet, namely the ZTE Light 2. One of the standout features of this tablet will be the use of Pixel Qi’s new 7-inch sunlight-readable display. Aside from the display, this tablet is powered by...

ZTE Skate debuts at MWC 2011

02/15/2011, [MWC] ZTE from China hasn’t really impressed all that much when it comes to their range of smartphones, but this time around, the company decided to take advantage of Mobile World Congress in Barcelona to roll out their Android-powered Skate. Why is...

Synaptics introduces new touchscreen with better response

02/15/2011, [MWC 2011] You might have heard of Synaptics before, the company that focuses on advancing the science of haptics and touch detection. Now the company has come up with a method to integrate the touch controller with the display driver. What this means is...