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Posts Tagged ‘Mobile World Congress’

  • Rain and Huawei to announce 5G roll out in South Africa

    February 26, 2019 • Mobile and Telecoms, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Rain and Huawei to announce 5G roll out in South Africa

    At 2019 Mobile World Congress (MWC 2019), Data-only network Rain has announced it’s going to start offering 5G commercial services in South Africa in September 2019. The company is partnering with hardware manufacturer Huawei, which will supply the...

  • Out with the old, in with the new – 10 hot smartphones set for release in 2019

    January 24, 2019 • Gadgets and Gaming, Lists, Top StoriesComments Off on Out with the old, in with the new – 10 hot smartphones set for release in 2019

    2018 had an impressive release of smartphones. However, 2019 seems to be gearing up for even bigger releases, with most smartphone makers debuting new flagships. We’ve already seen some leaks and hints as to what new phones will release early in the year...

  • The Mobile World Congress boasted a three-day-event that attracted more than 60,000 attendees.

    Highlights from the Mobile World Congress Shangai

    June 29, 2018 • Events, Gadgets and Gaming, GeneralComments Off on Highlights from the Mobile World Congress Shangai

    The Shanghai edition of the world’s largest mobile industry exhibition,GSMA Mobile World Congress, opened it’s doors on July 27 at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC). The Mobile World Congress boasted a three-day-event that attracted...

  • MWC 2017 : Video is a trillion dollar business for Telcos says Huawei.CEO

    March 6, 2017 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on MWC 2017 : Video is a trillion dollar business for Telcos says Huawei.CEO

    At the Mobile World Congress, Huawei Technologies continued its drive to create platforms that help telecom operators and other service providers realise improved revenue streams. With this, consumers will also have a great experience on one video service...

  • Seat Smart Car

    SEAT and partners to develop the connected car of the future

    February 25, 2016 • General, Top StoriesComments Off on SEAT and partners to develop the connected car of the future

    SEAT, Samsung Electronics and SAP SE  have created a technological alliance to develop future projects for the connected car. At the 11th edition of Mobile World Congress (MWC), the three companies showcased  cutting-edge concepts developed by pooling their...

  • Huawei Matebook

    Huawei unveils the MateBook at MWC 2016

    February 22, 2016 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on Huawei unveils the MateBook at MWC 2016

    At Mobile World Congress 2016 (MWC) Huawei had revealed its latest device, the Huawei MateBook. According to Huawei, the MateBook is a 2-in-1 device designed to meet the evolving demands of today’s modern business users. As revealed by Huawei, the...

  • MWC 2015

    What are the capabilities of 5G?

    February 9, 2016 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on What are the capabilities of 5G?

    At the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Nokia is showing how 5G applications run on its network infrastructure as operators explore the new business opportunities of an increasingly connected world. These demonstrations, including eight from Bell Labs,...

  • Nigerian POS app in line for global award

    February 2, 2016 • Top StoriesComments Off on Nigerian POS app in line for global award

    Retail interface Verge POS has just been announced as a finalist at The Mobile Premiere Awards (MPAs) taking place on February 22, Barcelona. After being crowned winner of Appcircus’ Lagos event back in October, Francis Osifo’s innovative point of sale...

  • Acer Iconia Tab 8

    Review: Acer Iconia Tab 8

    March 9, 2015 • Top StoriesComments Off on Review: Acer Iconia Tab 8

    During the course of Mobile World Congress 2015 (MWC), IT News Africa decided to put the Acer Iconia Tab 8 to the test. The Acer Iconia Tab 8 comes standard with a 4 Core 1.8GHz Intel processor, 1GB RAM, and up to 16GB of internal storage space. The storage...

  • Mobile World Congress 2015

    In Pictures: Mobile World Congress 2015

    March 9, 2015 • Features, Top StoriesComments Off on In Pictures: Mobile World Congress 2015

    Mobile World Congress 2015 (MWC) was definitely a highlight for mobile manufacturers and telecom providers this year. According to the event organiser, MWC attracted a staggering 93,000 attendees from over 200 countries. Hosted in the Mobile World Capital...

  • Mobile World Congress 2015

    Top Tech Stories of the Week – MWC 2015 Edition

    March 7, 2015 • Features, Top StoriesComments Off on Top Tech Stories of the Week – MWC 2015 Edition

    Mobile World Congress 2015 (MWC) has come and gone; however, there were many highlights and big announcements made at the enormous tech and telecom focused event. At MWC 2015, Ericsson had a huge presence at the event. Not only did Ericsson have a dedicated...

  • Video Exclusive: Thabo Mbeki takes a stance on ICT in Africa

    March 5, 2015 • Top Stories, VideoComments Off on Video Exclusive: Thabo Mbeki takes a stance on ICT in Africa

    During the course of Mobile World Congress 2015 former South African President, Thabo Mbeki, took the stage for Africa Night. During his keynote, the former President took a strong stance towards developing and growing the ICT sector within South Africa as...

  • HDS unlocks invaluable information from Telecom Big Data

    March 5, 2015 • Company News, Top StoriesComments Off on HDS unlocks invaluable information from Telecom Big Data

    Hitachi Data Systems Corporation (HDS), a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi, today launched Live Insight for Telecom, an advanced and predictive analytics solution that provides telecom service providers with real-time insight into network, service and...

  • Video Exclusive: Ericsson & Rwanda Govt. ink Smart Rwanda agreement

    March 4, 2015 • East Africa, Top Stories, VideoComments Off on Video Exclusive: Ericsson & Rwanda Govt. ink Smart Rwanda agreement

    At an exclusive press conference, which was held at Mobile World Congress 2015 (MWC), Ericsson and the Rwandan Government inked an agreement that essentially seals the deal for the upcoming Smart Rwanda project. According to Fredrik Jejdling, President of...

  • Video Interview: 5G technology set to change the way we connect – Ericsson

    March 3, 2015 • Top Stories, VideoComments Off on Video Interview: 5G technology set to change the way we connect – Ericsson

    At Mobile World Congress 2015 (MWC), IT News Africa caught up with Erik Dahlman who is currently one of Ericsson’s top 5G experts. During the course of the interview, Dahlman gives a brief overview of what 5G technology is. Additionally, he discusses...

  • MWC 2015

    GSMA Mobile Connect launches in 13 countries

    March 3, 2015 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on GSMA Mobile Connect launches in 13 countries

    The GSMA has revealed that 17 mobile network operators (MNOs) have launched Mobile Connect services in 13 countries since Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2014, with plans for additional launches and beta trials to follow throughout the course of 2015. According...