Panasonic has added a rugged Android-powered smartphone to the deluge of hardware coming out of IFA this week. The announcement of the Toughpad FZ-X1 goes all the way back to Mobile World Congress, but today marks retail availability of the Android version of the handset for £1024. The Windows model will be coming out in November.
Android's march to the top of the smartphone field has been much faster than many people realize. It was only back in 2008 that analysts were bemoaning the fact that nearly no Android phones were seen at Mobile World Congress. This week,...Show More Summary
BlueAnt’s Pump wireless headphones caught my eye at Mobile World Congress. Sports gear that also looks cool? Count me in! I’ve been giving theses waterproof Bluetooth headphones a workout since they arrived last week, and I love them. That’s not … Read more ›
Announced during the launch of the Samsung Gear 2 at Mobile World Congress earlier this year, PayPal's dedicated app for the smartwatch is now available.
If you missed our coverage during Mobile World Congress, then here's what you need to know about Blackphone: it's a mid-spec Android smartphone that comes pre-subscribed to (and pre-installed with) a bunch of privacy and anti-surveillance services,...
Today Microsoft announced a second iteration of the Nokia X family of low end smartphones they first announced at Mobile World Congress earlier this year. The new device is the Nokia X2 Dual SIM, and is a slightly higher specification...Show More Summary
HTC's mid-range Desire 610 may soon be available on AT&T, if a leaked render posted by @evleaks is any indication. Announced at the Mobile World Congress in February, the device is currently available in Europe for EUR 333 ($453).
To the surprise of many, Nokia launched its first Android phone, the Nokia X, at the Mobile World Congress in February 2014 After that, the now Microsoft-owned company gave us a steady diet of cheap, entry-level Androids, and the latest...Show More Summary
Earlier this year, during the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, we told you about Mozilla's plans to bring smartphones into even the poorest regions by introducing a $25 dollar device Now the organization has launched a major new effort...Show More Summary
Cricket is bringing in another entry-level device into the fold called the LG Optimus L70 real soon. This one has already landed on MetroPCS after making its debut at Mobile World Congress.
Sony today made the SmartBand fitness accessory available through its U.S. web site for $99. The SmartBand, announced during Mobile World Congress, connects to smartphones via Bluetooth and Sony's LifeLog app for fitness monitoring.
Techonomy's David Kirkpatrick (l) interviews Mark Zuckerberg onstage in February at the 2014 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. (Photo copyright 2014 GSMA) By David Kirkpatrick How much difference can one company make? Mark Zuckerberg...Show More Summary
HTC fields a 'mid-range flagship' that proves plastic and premium aren't mutually exclusive If there was one product launch that was drowned out in the noise of Mobile World Congress, it was the HTC Desire 816. Announced just a couple...Show More Summary
At Mobile World Congress in February this year, beleaguered smartphone firm BlackBerry announced that it would be launching the Z3, codenamed ‘Jakarta,’ this year. Now it has revealed that the Z3 will go on sale on May 15, this Thursday, with a price tag of IDR 2,199,000 ($191). Show More Summary
LG did manage to enjoy a rather successful global debut of the new F Series at the 2014 Mobile World Congress (MWC) earlier this February in Barcelona, Spain, and the South Korean company looks intent to strengthen its presence in 4G LTE markets by rolling out the LG F70 globally. In fact, it is said that from this month onward, the LG F70 will be rolled out to millions of...
One of ZTE exhibits at Mobile World Congress tradeshow back in February is now the subject of a global sale …
LG today announced the global launch of the F70 Android smartphone, which it first revealed at Mobile World Congress in February. The F70 is very similar to the F90, which is branded as the Volt for Sprint. The F70 features a 4.5-inch...Show More Summary
When Nokia delivered its Android-based phones at Mobile World Congress, the big news was that with Microsoft acquiring the company, Microsoft would suddenly be in the Android business. But there was another storyline that accompanied the delivery of the Nokia Android phones, which was that they are based on a forked version of Android. Show More Summary
SGP Technologies has released updated tech specs for its Blackphone, a smartphone designed with user privacy in mind. The device was unveiled at Mobile World Congress in February as a secure smartphone for the mass market... Continue...Show More Summary
The super-security focused Blackphone was first announced at Mobile World Congress in February, but today we're learning a little more about what makes it tick. Initial launch materials didn't specify exactly which CPU would be powering the Blackphone, but today sees the announcement that it will in fact be a Tegra 4i.