Tag Archives: Mobile World Congress

Wearables at MWC: Day One round-up

Based on a quick tour of the show floor and a skim of the news headlines, it appears that smartwatches are the most-popular wearable at this year’s Mobile World Congress, with the fashion

(Updated 2) The MWC Challenge That Bit Fitbit

This blog had not intended to write yet another post criticizing Fitbit for customer service. However, the Fitbit MWC Challenge appears to have seriously backfired on the company, and Fitbit has now even

MWC round-up: Wearables everywhere

Last week’s Mobile World Congress in Barcelona yielded a nice crop of wearable technology, including the innovative Bluetooth headset/smart wristband combi from Huawei (which according to booth staff was their big crowd-puller this

Huawei’s converged smart wristband/headset

A few days ago WTW commented that smart wristbands and smartwatches are on a collision course – and at Mobile World Congress, Chinese telecoms equipment manufacturer Huawei has come out with a

Wearable technology at Mobile World Congress

Here at Mobile World Congress, wearable technology is coming to the forefront. With the technology currently falling into three categories – smart wristbands, smartwatches and smart glasses – wearables are a major hype

What’s *not* launching at CES … the iWatch

Ignore the fanboi hype – there’s no way that an Apple iWatch – or iAnything – will launch at CES in Las Vegas in early January. It’s not Apple’s style, nor is