Mwc 2013

Mobile World Congress - From 'Phablets' to Firefox, Software Developers Faced With Further Fragmentation

Dan Weisbeck | Posted 01.05.2013 | UK Tech
Dan Weisbeck

Every year Mobile World Congress fills me with anticipation and excitement, the kind children feel for Christmas. The world's largest mobile tradeshow has a legacy of launching new shiny things to touch and play with.

Michael Rundle

NFC Spends Another MWC Looking For A Problem To Solve | Michael Rundle | Posted 01.03.2013 | UK Tech

NFC - near-field communications, or 'that thing where you tap a phone to a thing and it does a thing' - was out in force again at the Mobile World Con...

MWC: 'We're Still Relevant'

Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 30.04.2013 | UK Tech

One of the organisers of Mobile World Congress (MWC) has hit back at critics who said the event was not as important as it once was, saying "it's the ...

Michael Rundle

Top 10 Ideas, Trends, Devices And No-Shows At MWC 2013 | Michael Rundle | Posted 30.04.2013 | UK Tech

It was a sign of the times, perhaps, that this year's Mobile World Congress was dominated by what was missing rather than what was on the stands. A...

Michael Rundle

How Firefox OS Might Change The World - From The Bottom Up | Michael Rundle | Posted 26.02.2013 | UK Tech

It's tempting - particularly for journalists - to fixate purely on the fastest, most expensive and biggest mobile devices at MWC. But, arguably, t...

Michael Rundle

Asus: The Method Behind The Madcap | Michael Rundle | Posted 25.02.2013 | UK Tech

Asus used MWC 2013 to announce a big range of surprising - and occasionally slightly strange - products which are set to build on its reputation that ...

PICS: Asus Announce Basically Everything And Anything At MWC

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 27.04.2013 | UK Tech

Asus have announced a strange line-up of new phone-tablet hybrids. The Taiwanese tech giant used its press conference at Mobile World Congress in B...

MWC: Where Are All the Women?

Belinda Parmar | Posted 24.04.2013 | UK Tech
Belinda Parmar

Less than one in five UK tech positions (17% to be exact) are held by women. You'd think that an internationally respected event like the Mobile World Congress would be keen to represent the industry in the best possible light, yet their lineup of speakers has failed to match even the poor gender ratios of the UK tech industry.

Mystifying Tech Teaser Lands Spaceship On Beloved Church

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 22.04.2013 | UK Tech

The next massive tech conference - Mobile World Congress - takes place in Barcelona next week, and various mystifyingly vague teaser trailers are alre...