One of the Galaxy S5 features that was leaked before its official announcement and briefly described during the show at Mobile World Congress is the special Kids Mode functionality that allows parents to share their smartphone with their...Show More Summary
Nokia announced an Android-based line of phones for emerging markets, putting strain on its marriage with Microsoft before the companies even walk down the aisle.
On the heels of its $16 billion acquisition by Facebook, WhatsApp said it would offer voice services, diversifying beyond its main messaging service.
Mark Zuckerberg, the co-founder of Facebook, which started as a site designed for computers, will be a prominent speaker this week’s trade show revolving around mobile devices.
The Greatest Android Podcast in the World makes yet another triumphant return this week, and we've got a lot to catch up on. We'll recap our favorite stuff from Mobile World Congress — the Galaxy S5, Gear 2 and Gear Fit, Sony Xperia Z2,...Show More Summary
The decision to send four editors to MWC this year meant that Anand, Brian, Joshua and I were thrust deep in the heart of Barcelona for the best part of the week, surrounded by the companies that shape the mobile industry. Despite my...Show More Summary
Hewlett Packard is trying to pull off a flanking maneuver on the Android market, through low-profile launches of low-cost devices. We recently came across the company's VoiceTab phablets during a side-show at Mobile World Congress, and now we're...
Now that all of the dust behind the happenings of Mobile World Congress 2014 has settled, here we are with official word from LG Electronics that their first smartphone in its popular L Series III family, which is the LG L90, will be launched very, very soon. The LG L90 has been specially designed for [...]
Fresh off its full plate of announcements at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain last month, Samsung continues to make post-MWC waves, this time with the company’s latest efforts in the realm of mobile security. Samsung Electronics recently touted the launch of KNOX 2.0, the evolution of KNOX, the company’s end-to-end secure mobile platform solution […]
If the debut of LG's L-series of handsets at last month's Mobile World Congress had you hankering for a new phone, you're in luck. The 4.7-inch L90 starts rolling out this week in the CIS region (think Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan and Russia). LG has...
Before the recently concluded Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, kicked off, LG had already revealed a trio of handsets from the L Series III range, where they include the LG L90. At the end of last month, we also reported that...Show More Summary
Even though the Galaxy S5 hasn’t made it in the public’s hands as yet, it has been well received by folks who were able to take it for a spin at Mobile World Congress 2014. That’s because this time around Samsung shunned gimmicky features and focused on improving the user experience, which it appears to have done. Show More Summary
Wider rollout for Android 4.4.2 on Samsung's 2013 flagship At Mobile World Congress last week we were somewhat surprised to see a bunch of European Galaxy S4s on the show floor running new Android 4.4-based firmware — and now it appears Samsung has deemed the update ready for the masses. Show More Summary
Microsoft was clearly being cautious when it said Facebook Messenger would be available for Windows Phone within a few weeks of Mobile World Congress -- it's already here, just over a week later. The app offers much of Facebook's familiar chat...
Last week at Mobile World Congress, it was announced that Facebook Messenger was coming to Windows Phone. And today it’s here! You can now download Facebook Messenger from the Windows Phone Store. With Facebook Messenger, you will be...Show More Summary
At Mobile World Congress, LG was demonstrating the G Pro 2, its latest large-display smartphone (aka “phablet”) that represent its tip of the spear for this category for some time, possibly until the next G Flex comes out. The LG GShow More Summary
It was not too long ago at the recently concluded Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, that the folks over at HTC first announced their brand new HTC Desire 816. This particular handset was shown off in half a dozen colors, where one can choose from the likes of white, gray, black, red, indigo (or dark blue if you will), and green. Show More Summary
Although the Galaxy Tab 4 did not make its debut at Mobile World Congress, the next-generation tablet seems to have been confirmed by Samsung unintentionally in a recent advertisement. Planete Galaxy came across an ad (seen above) which...Show More Summary
Last week at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, a curious, unexpected thing happened: I used an Eye-Fi Mobi card to shoot and share photos from my camera to my iPhone and it worked – almost flawlessly. As regular … Read more ›
I saw the Oaxis InkCase at the Mobile World Congress last week, and it looks pretty neat. The v2 “case” is actually an e-ink panel that connects to the iPhone (or other device) via Bluetooth and can show anything on … Read more ›