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Jun 30, 2021

MWC 2021: Mobile industry players commit to support 5G mmWave

The companies announce their collective support for the next-gen technology to drive availability of 5G mmWave networks.


MWC 2021: Samsung bolsters partnerships with Google, Microsoft

The South Korean electronics firm strengthens partnerships with Google and Microsoft, in efforts to add new features to its mobile and wearable devices.


Hybrid Mobile World Congress kicks off in Barcelona

Given the global circumstances, emphasis is on the health and safety of those in Barcelona and providing an equivalent experience for those attending online.


Gartner Symposium cancelled

The global research and advisory firm shelves the Cape Town-leg of its annual IT industry event as the coronavirus wreaks havoc across the globe. 

Mar 9, 2020

SXSW cancelled as coronavirus continues to spread

South by Southwest joins the list of large global tech events to be cancelled amid the outbreak of the deadly coronavirus.

Feb 28, 2020

Vivo unveils third-gen 'futuristic' smartphone

The Chinese smartphone maker lauds local reception, as it releases its latest concept phone, the Apex 2020. 


Mobile World Congress cancelled amid coronavirus fears

The GSMA, organiser of the event, cancels the gathering because of the global concern regarding the coronavirus outbreak.


Barcelona ready for MWC despite coronavirus fears

Catalan health minister Alba Vergés states the city of Barcelona is fully prepared for the mega mobile tech gathering to go ahead.

Feb 10, 2020

Coronavirus to delay tech production lines

The tech industry will take a severe knock from the coronavirus outbreak, resulting in postponed product launches and behind schedule production.


Blow for MWC as LG exits mobile mega-event

The firm decides to err on the side of caution, withdrawing from Mobile World Congress 2020 amid the coronavirus outbreak.

Jul 25, 2019

Galaxy Fold is fixed, tested, ready for re-launch

Samsung’s first luxury foldable phone is set to be re-introduced in September, after its April launch was delayed, due to reliability issues.


MWC: A peek inside the mobile mega-event

Ever wondered what Mobile World Congress in Barcelona looks like? ITWeb brings you all the picture highlights from MWC 2019.

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