Video streaming named the USA’s 5G killer app, as tech prediction season opens early

WEEK IN IoT – OK, I admit it. I have a real problem with the notion that there’s a killer app for each new bearer technology that comes along, says Jeremy Cowan. Perhaps this is because it’s the first question I’m asked every year when I meet people at Mobile World Congress.

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Barcelona hosts IoT Solutions World Congress 2017

From the visit of Queen Sophia, to SingularityNet’s Chief Humanoid, to the keynote sessions about extreme IoT, digital transformation or the Next level of oil & gas, IoT Solutions World Congress (#IOTSWC) covered it all.

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Smart cities: The next frontier

Across the region, cities are racing to make themselves ‘smarter’. By harnessing the power of computing, networks and big data, their aim is to improve living standards for citizens and reduce the impact of urbanisation on the environment.

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Barcelona Named ‘Global Smart City – 2015’

Hampshire, 17th February 2015: Juniper Research has today revealed the top ranking smart cities globally for 2015:

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Chinese telecoms vendor shows off its smart city references in Barcelona with ZTE iCity

Shenzhen, China & Mobile World Congress, Barcelona – ZTE Corporation, a Chinese-based global provider of telecommunications equipment, network solutions and mobile devices, this week showcased its new smart city solution, ZTE iCity, at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain. 

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Oberthur and FICOSA demonstrate a 'complete connectivity solution' for the automotive market

(Mobile World Congress) Barcelona, Spain & Levallois-Perret, France — Oberthur Technologies and FICOSA are demonstrating a remotely provisionable SIM for the automotive market at the Mobile World Congress 2013 in Barcelona.

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Novatel Wireless and SeeControl launch end-to-end usage-based driver insurance system

Novatel Wireless, Inc., a provider of intelligent wireless networking solutions and SeeControl, a provider of M2M applications, used Mobile World Congress in Barcelona to demonstrate their new end-to-end, pre-integrated, usage-based insurance (UBI) telematics solution.

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Telefónica unveils smart 4G experience at Mobile World Congress

Barcelona, Mobile World Congress, 27 February 2012. – Telefónica today announced the first live experience of the world’s ‘smartest’ 4G network, in one of the most ambitious technological innovations ever deployed at the Mobile World Congress.

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GSMA issues new statement on planned transport strike in Barcelona at Mobile World Congress

London, UK. February 23, 2012 – The GSM Association, organisers of the annual Mobile World Congress, issued the following statement on the proposed transport strike in Barcelona at 20.00 hours last night:

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American Roamer to unveil MapELEMENTS’ international capabilities and new company branding in Barcelona

Memphis, Tennessee, USA – American Roamer, a global source for geospatial network intelligence, will unveil a new corporate name and branding strategy at Mobile World Congress (MWC 2012). The company has now also announced new features and international components for MapELEMENTS,

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Barcelona transport strike 'will have little if any impact' on Congress, GSMA insists

London, UK. February 17, 2012 — Metro and bus workers from TMB, the main public transport operator in the metropolitan area of Barcelona, Spain are continuing with their plans to strike during Mobile World Congress (pictured) which is being held from February 27 to March 1, 2012.

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