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The GSMA Mobile World Congress is the world’s most important wireless communication trade show. It is held in Barcelona gathers between 60,000 and 70,000 industry insiders and decision-makers. Until 2006, the same event was called 3GSM World, but it was clear that the “3G” name couldn’t stick for long, so a longer-term solution was devised. Mobile World Congress is organized by GSMA, which is the GSM Association supported by carriers and other wireless industry companies. GSMA was formed in 1995.


HTC Vive Pre-Orders Are Now Open

02/29/2016, HTC announced its plans to enter the virtual reality market last year with the Vive VR headset that it has developed in partnership with Valve. Since then the company has released two developer versions of the Vive before finally announcing at Mobile...

Ubergizmo’s Best of MWC 2016

02/26/2016, Mobile World Congress 2016 is over, and it was a truly exciting time. One of the best trade show of the year, MWC 2016 didn’t disappoint. It was a struggle to see as many things as possible, but here are what we think are the heavy-hitters, and the...

Alcatel IDOL 4S and IDOL 4 Review: Hands-on

02/26/2016, Alcatel launched two affordable yet well-built Android 6.0 Marshmallow smartphones at MWC 2016, the Alcatel IDOL 4S and the IDOL 4. What sets the Alcatel new smartphone apart is their ability to transform into VR headsets, thanks to its brilliantly...

HTC Promises ‘Very, Very Compelling’ Camera In TheIr Next Phone

02/25/2016, In the smartphone camera department, we’ve seen HTC try various ways to be innovative, like with their UltraPixel setup which unfortunately while it sounded good on paper, it wasn’t exactly a breakthrough feature. In fact the HTC One M9 had its fair...

ZOPO Reveals Speed 8 Handset

02/24/2016, [MWC 2016] While the world is enamored with the latest devices from famous smartphone manufacturers in the vein of the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge, this does not mean that there is no room for smaller companies to make an attempt to stamp their mark on...

Samsung Charm Is An Elegant And Discreet Fitness Tracker

02/24/2016, The Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge were no doubt the highlight of Samsung’s announcement at MWC 2016. However that’s not all the company had in store. In a recent post on their website, Samsung detailed some of the accessories that would be compatible...

HTC Is Teasing Its Next Flagship Smartphone

02/24/2016, The announcements that most people were looking forward to at the Mobile World Congress 2016 are done and dusted. LG and Samsung have both announced their latest flagship handsets which will be out next month. Every year HTC competes with them in the...

Sony Confirms That Xperia X Is Now The New Flagship

02/24/2016, Sony took everybody by surprise as it unveiled new handsets at Mobile World Congress 2016 under the Xperia X series. In the weeks leading up to the event, it was rumored that Sony would introduce Xperia Z6 at MWC 2016 but that didn’t happen. The...

Xiaomi Mi 5 Has Been Officially Launched

02/24/2016, Xiaomi has been teasing their upcoming flagship the Xiaomi Mi 5 for a while now, and it looks like today at MWC 2016, the company has officially announced the handset. The device packs some pretty impressive hardware, and let’s not forget that...

Oppo Unveils SmartSensor OIS Technology

02/23/2016, If you are taking photos and realize that many of them turn out to be blurry, chances are you might want to rethink how you hold your camera. There are various methods of holding a camera to help ensure that your photos are as clear and sharp as possible,...

Did The Sony Xperia X Replace The Xperia Z Series?

02/23/2016, Yesterday Sony announced a bunch of new phones in the form of the Xperia X series. There was no mention of the Sony Xperia Z6 which we assumed was because Sony was planning an announcement for a later date, although could it be that the Xperia Z series...

ZTE Blade V7 And Blade V7 Lite Announced

02/23/2016, [MWC 2016] ZTE makes its mark on Mobile World Congress this year by expanding the Blade series of smartphones with the introduction of two handsets – the ZTE Blade V7 and ZTE Blade V7 Lite. Both devices have been specially designed to meet the needs...

Oppo’s Super VOOC Charges Batteries To Full In 15 Minutes

02/23/2016, Batteries in smartphones these days are getting bigger, meaning that they will last you more than a day. However they will still eventually drain and depending on how much you use your phone, you might find yourself out of battery in the middle of the...

Ford Unveils Their New Kuga, Gives It A Tougher Facelift

02/23/2016, If tough-looking vehicles are your cup of tea, you might be interested to learn that Ford has recently taken the wraps off their latest Kuga car at MWC 2016. While its predecessors might feature softer and more sleek lines, the latest iteration of the...