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official mwc2014 900 640x292The 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.

Best of Mobile World Congress 2014 (in no particular order)

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Sony XPERIA Z2 Smartphone

02/23/2014, It is fair to say that the Sony XPERIA phone is the handset that marked Sony’s come back into the mobile phone scene, and it is only logical that the XPERIA Z2 was rather anticipated by Sony’s followers, but also by the industry at large. At Mobile...

XPERIA Z2 Tablet

02/23/2014, One of the best-looking  Android tablet is getting a significant upgrade: at Mobile World Congress, Sony is releasing the XPERIA Z2 Tablet, with a new design that improves just about everything about the Z Tablet line. First of all, the guts are much...

Snapdragon 610, 615: Up To Octo-Core Snapdragon

02/23/2014, At Mobile world Congress 2014, Qualcomm is introducing two new system on chip (SoC): the Snapdragon 610 and Snapdragon 615, that are designed to capture the “Super” mid-range Android phone market, which is a category that is rising very quickly thanks...

Qualcomm Gobi 9×30 Brings 300Mbps LTE Into Cars

02/23/2014, The chip industry has talked about the computerization of cars forever, and it looks like this is going to (finally) happen within the next few years. The mobile revolution has mass-produced the technology required for it, and the various app ecosystem...

What is The Snapdragon 801 Processor?

02/23/2014, If you are following the mobile news today (and it looks like you are…), you will see that a number of new devices are being released with a Snapdragon 801 chip. At first, I was wondering if they were referring to the rumored Snapdragon 810, but...

Lenovo S660: Affordable Android Phone Packing 3000mAh Battery

02/23/2014, The S660 is the most affordable device of the new lineup and features a brushed metal design with fingerprint and scratch resistant rear cover. Powered by a MTK quad-core processor, the round-shaped smartphone offers up to 32GB expandable memory, front...

Lenovo S860 Smartphone with Long Lasting Battery Life

02/23/2014, With the acquisition of Motorola last month we can expect Lenovo to ramp up its smartphone lineup for the US market. As of today, Lenovo has introduced smartphones in 25 countries for the past two years. At MWC, the Chinese manufacturer announced three...

Lenovo S850 Slim All-Glass Smartphone

02/23/2014, Knowing that design sells, Lenovo targeted the fashion victims with its new elegant and ultra-thin S850. At 8.2 mmm, it is a hair slimmer than the Galaxy Note 3 and the new LG G Pro 2 (8.3 mm) for a smaller display (5-inch). The all-glass body comes in...

Delta International In-Flight Wi-Fi Rollout Could Begin By March

02/23/2014, With the FAA warming up to use of personal electronic devices during all phases of the flight, it is now up to airlines to offer reliable connectivity options to their passengers. In-flight Wi-Fi is nothing new, but some airlines have been limited to...

YotaPhone 2 Launch Expected At MWC 2014

02/23/2014, One phone, two displays: That’s probably the simplest definition of the YotaPhone, which hails from Russia. First announced back in 2012, this phone has a 4.3 inch 720×1,280 LCD display up front with a 200 DPI E Ink display of similar size on...

Lenovo Yoga Tablet 10 HD+

02/23/2014, Lenovo continues its aggressive Android push with the Lenovo Yoga Tablet 10 HD+ which is a is now its top of the line Multimode tablet, featuring an impressive 18 hours of battery life during multimedia activities. In case you missed our initial review of...

Lenovo Doit Apps Provide “Essential” Utilities

02/23/2014, As Lenovo enters deeper in the Android smartphones market, the company wants to make sure that the out of the box experience is good and that all the needs of its customers are served without requiring much efforts. In some sense, it is not unlike what...