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They say when it rains, it pours, and right now it is most certainly pouring for Samsung. The company held a big press conference this week at Mobile World Congress, but the only new products unveiled on stage in Barcelona were three new tablets. Show More Summary
Sporting Gijon ran an offside trap on Messi and Barcelona that failed miserably
BARCELONA, SPAIN--Line is building its own voice-activated assistant that could help the popular Japanese messaging app compete directly with the likes of Amazon and Google. Today, during the Mobile World Congress trade show, Line CEO Takeshi Idezawa outlined the company's plans to move beyond smartphones into screenless technology. Working with Sony and LG, it's building...
Barca hosts Sporting on Wednesday afternoon
Ferrari impress for the second day running on Wednesday at the first pre-season test in Barcelona, Spain.
BARCELONA, SPAIN--As Snapchat gears up to go public tomorrow morning and start trading on the New York Stock Exchange, WPP chief Martin Sorrell sees the app as a legitimate competitor to Google and Facebook for its ad dollars. During a keynote interview by CNBC's Karen Tso at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, the CEO covered...
BARCELONA, March 1 (Reuters) - The failed Manor Formula One team was absent from the official 2017 entry list published on Wednesday, snuffing out any lingering hopes of a rescue before the season starts in Australia on March 26.
MWC -- the world's biggest phone show -- is happening all around me. Nearly every new phone that's been announced here in Barcelona is Android-powered, while the ever-influential iPhone keeps other halls filled with cases, add-ons and every color of Lightning cable imaginable. Show More Summary
BARCELONA, Spain — The accountant responsible for the Oscars "Best Picture" screw-up is still in his job although he is "devastated" by the fallout from his mistake. Brian Cullinan is a partner at PwC, the global accountancy firm that...Show More Summary
Real Madrid need to keep their momentum going with Barcelona snapping at their heels. Real Madrid have taken their lumps at times over the last couple of months, and right now their margin for error is down to as narrow a margin as it gets. Show More Summary
The 2017 Mobile World Congress, which is from Feb. 27 to March 2 in Barcelona, is a major tech conference focusing on mobile connectivity. It’s attended by some of the world’s most influential thinkers and leaders in this space. At this year’s conference, the Economist Intelligence Unit (commissioned by Facebook) is launching The Inclusive Internet…
BARCELONA, Spain--Discovery Communications is planning to partner with global mobile providers for the Olympics to let them become official mobile broadcasters of the quadrennial summer and winter games. Discovery--which has the exclusive...Show More Summary
BARCELONA, Spain--As ad agencies increasingly buy or invest in the latest emerging tech, one is hosting its own pitch competition from within its own organization to find ideas worth investing in and that it can use in campaigns by the end of the year. Today, during Mobile World Congress, WPP-owned agency Kinetic is holding a...
The Leo Messi effect Argentina and FC Barcelona star Leo Messi is more than just a footballer. He’s now the inspiration behind a brand new word which had been entered into the Spanish dictionary. It’s been confirmed that a new word has been introduced into Spanish vocabulary: inmessionante. As can be seen from the image below, the word […]
"Its unclear which type of intelligence will emerge dominant in 100, 150 years," Hastings said in Barcelona this week.
BARCELONA, Spain — Mobile World Congress is the giant technology event that takes place in Barcelona every year. It used to be a relatively small event for telecoms companies, but it's grown to become a massive showcase for the entire tech industry. This year was no different. Show More Summary
BARCELONA, Spain--The Internet of Things has been one of this week's buzziest topics at Mobile World Congress. While brands like Mastercard are talking about building voice-enabled Amazon Echo skills, automakers are envisioning a world where smart algorithms will turn cars into comfortable mini apartments. IBM is also looking to make a big impact at MWC...
Barcelona need to keep chasing Real Madrid or risk them getting away. Barcelona have seen the gap with Real Madrid start to slowly close, but instead of getting confident and assured, Lionel Messi and company need to keep up the pace, because any slip ups could let their arch-rivals slip away. Show More Summary
BARCELONA, Spain--Vice Media is beginning to partner with global mobile carriers to bring its video content worldwide. With a series of eight deals announced today at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Vice will distribute content to more than 80 territories by the end of 2017. The additional partnerships will include original production, licensing, Viceland programming...