Don't-Miss Mobile World Congress Stories

Hands-on with Ubuntu Phone's swipe-centric 'scopes' interface

Canonical's Ubuntu Phone OS relies on swiping gestures to navigate through what it calls scopes.

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LG's new flagship phone will be even more polished than the G series, says mobile head

It's also going to put its own chipsets in future versions of some of its smartphones.

World Tech Update, Samsung S6 Edge, Intel mobile chips, Lumia 640 - #mwc15

Coming up on World Tech Update we're at Mobile World Congress where Samsung debuted its new flagship S6 smartphones, Intel CEO Brian Krzanich detailed the company's mobile strategy and new designs cater to new clients. Follow host Nick Barber on Twitter @nickjb


Runcible is a circular smartphone for people who hate smartphones

Monohm's round phone doesn't just look different; it might be the first smartphone for aloof hippies.


Cyanogen's CTO explains how Cyanogen and open Android will take the U.S. by storm

We caught up with Steve Kondik at Mobile World Congress to chat about all the announcements the company made this week.

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Samsung Galaxy S6, HTC One M9 will support MirrorLink as Android Auto alternative

MirrorLink's the alternative to Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. Getting these fancy phones shows how it's doggedly keeping up with the main players.

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TV-remote app Peel adds connected-home commands to its repertoire

Peel users will soon be able to use the TV remote app to command a wide variety of connected-home devices and appliances.

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Motorola's president lauds the Lenovo acquisition and disses smartwatches with LTE

Motorola's Rick Osterloh shares small tidbits of relevance on joining the Lenovo family, the success of the Moto E, and where smartwatch design is heading.

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Hands-on: HTC's Vive headset made this virtual reality noob a virtual reality believer

HTC gave me 20 minutes in a room with its new Vive VR headset. It was the most fun I've had in a while—and I didn't even play any games!

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Microsoft's Windows 10 for phones already gaining momentum

Smartphone makers and chip companies announce support for Microsoft's Windows 10 handset OS.

Intel CEO wants to crack the mobile market

Intel has done well with PCs and tablets and now CEO Brian Krzanich is chasing an aggressive strategy to get its mobile processors into more handsets.

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Mozilla thinks its bargain-bin Firefox OS still matters in an Android One world

Mozilla’s Firefox OS chief Chris Lees isn't yet ready to cede emerging smartphone markets to Google.

SanDisk crams 200GB onto MicroSD

The card will cost $400 and be available worldwide in the second quarter.

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Lenovo's pocket projector pairs with phones for anytime, anywhere big-screen videos

The resolution is shy of High Definition, but it's hard to beat the convenience factor with its compact size.

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Volvo cars will start talking to each other about road hazards

Cars will warn other cars of road dangers thanks to a cellular connection.

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Hands-on: Sony's gorgeous Xperia Z4 Tablet is exactly why it shouldn't stop making mobile devices

We sincerely hope the rumblings of a Mobile Division sale aren't true, because Sony continues to demonstrate that it can put forth some really fantastic design.


Pebble Time gets its Steel variant, with a bigger battery to match

If you didn't like the look of Pebble's new smartwatch, a stainless steel version will set you back just $70 more.