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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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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...

Microsoft ‘Less Excited’ About Nokia’s Android Ambitions

02/23/2014, Over the past few years Nokia has become synonymous with Windows Phone smartphones, it is Microsoft’s largest WP OEM that has played a major part in driving growth for Redmond’s mobile operating system. The company’s devices and services...

Mediatek MT6732 Processor For The Mid-Range Market

02/23/2014, Mediatek has just announced the Mediatek MT6732 system-on-chip (SoC), which comes with quad-core cluster of ARM A53 64-bit CPUs, a Mali-T760 GPU and in integrated LTE modem. Mediatek aims at getting market share in what it calls the “Super-mid”...

Huawei’s TalkBand Is The Company’s Foray Into Wearable Tech

02/23/2014, [MWC 2014] Remember last week when a photo was revealed on the internet that suggested that it was Huawei’s upcoming wearable device? Huawei’s take is definitely very different compared to the likes of Samsung who has decided to keep to its somewhat...

Massive Huawei MediaPad X1 Smartphone Revealed

02/23/2014, [MWC 2014] It was only the other day that we caught a glimpse of the Huawei MediaPad X1 in leaked photos. At that time we weren’t sure what to make of the device given its size. Was it a tablet? Was it a phone? Could it even be considered a phablet?...

Huawei MediaPad M1 Tablet Announced

02/23/2014, [MWC 2014] Huawei has been known more for its phones rather than its tablets. That being said we guess we can’t fault the company for trying to break into the tablet market where many consumers still prefer going for Apple’s iPad rather than an...

Huawei Ascend G6 Is Now Official

02/23/2014, [MWC 2014] Earlier this year we had spotted the Huawei Ascend G6 at China’s Tenaa, the equivalent of the FCC, although Huawei has yet to make an official announcement regarding the device until now. The Huawei Ascend G6 has been officially announced and...

Huawei E5786 “World’s Fastest” Mobile Hotspot Announced

02/23/2014, [MWC 2014] If you’re in the market for a mobile hotspot, Huawei might have something for you in the form of the Huawei E5786 which the company is claiming to be the world’s fastest mobile hotspot with LTE CAT-6. While we’re sure the reliability and...

Plantronics BackBeat FIT Wireless Sports Headphones

02/23/2014, Plantronics extends its BackBeat family of products with BackBeat FIT a new wireless stereo headphones product. As its name indicates, this product has been designed for people who exercise, so the over-the-neck headband provides a very stable fit that...

Plantronics Voyager Edge Bluetooth Headset

02/23/2014, Plantronics has a new high-performance Bluetooth Headset called the Voyager Edge which brings many of the features of the top of the line Voyager Legend, but comes in a smaller package and with my favorite feature: the micro USB charging port. I have used...