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These are Android Central’s Top Picks from Mobile World Congress 2015!

The best of what we saw from Mobile World Congress 2015

As we wrap up another MWC, it’s time to talk about the shining gems that we’ve seen this year. Android had a huge presence this year, with several huge announcements along the way. There were things announced here that could easily be the start of major shifts in the mobile market we play in today, as well as incremental but  [Read More…]

The six things you need to know from Mobile World Congress

It’s a massive show this year, with exciting news coming at us from every direction.

We’ve had boots on the ground for several days now, and the sheer volume of news coming out of Barcelona this week has been nothing short of exciting. We’ve seen huge product announcements, brief glimpses into the future, and a whole lot of new ideas that are going to keep everyone quite busy for a little  [Read More…]

Android Central 225: Live from Mobile World Congress!

We’re coming at you live this week — and, yes, earlier than usual — from Mobile World Congress in Barcelona Spain! We’re fresh off the announcements (and some serious hands-on time) with the all-new Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge, the HTC One M9, and more! Join us!

Check out all our MWC coverage here. More on the new Samsung Galaxy S6, including our comprehensive first look More on the HTC One M9. Podcast podcast  [Read More…]

Live with Sundar Pichai at Mobile World Congress

We’re live from Mobile World Congress 2015, where Sundar Pichai is leading a presentation on “The Edge of Innovation.” Join our live coverage after the break.

HTC Mobile World Congress liveblog — 4 p.m. CET, 10 a.m. EST!

We’re coming at you live this afternoon from HTC’s press conference leading into Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain. You might think you know what’s coming up. You might think you have all the answers.

But trust us, you don’t want to miss this.

The event kicks off at 4 p.m. CET — that’s 10 a.m. in New York City and 7 a.m. out in California. And our liveblog shall commence forthwith!

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We’re live from Barcelona for Mobile World Congress 2015!

Greetings from Barcelona, Spain! We’re back in town for the annual Mobile World Congress. And to say that this year’s show is going to be insane wouldn’t get anywhere close to doing it justice.

But this year’s show is going to be insane. Trust us.

Coming up Sunday: We’ll be liveblogging the HTC event at 10 a.m. EST. And at 12:30 p.m. EST we’ll have Samsung’s Unpacked event.

And even as big as those  [Read More…]

Mobile World Congress 2015: The Android Central preview

Held each year in Barcelona, Spain, Mobile World Congress is one of the highlights of the mobile calendar, and 2015’s show is no exception. In fact, we’re set to see more high-profile Android launches than ever before at the 2015 MWC.

New flagship smartphones from Samsung and HTC wait in the wings. And we’re also expecting wearables from LG, a big new Xperia tablet from Sony, and maybe even some surprises from  [Read More…]

LG unwraps four smartphones ahead of Mobile World Congress


As often is the case with LG and its Mobile World Congress announcements, we’re getting an official look at things ahead of the annual conference. Today sees LG pulling back the curtain for four mid-range models, the Magna, Spirit, Leon, and Joy.

Each model has its own unique features however they do share a number of specifications in common. All, for instance, run Android  [Read More…]

Samsung Gear Fit named “Best Mobile Device” of Mobile World Congress

After the lackluster performance of the original Galaxy Gear, Samsung has to be thrilled with the response that their Tizen-powered wearables are getting. Most of the praise, however, is lavished on the Gear Fit rather than the more traditional looking smartwatches in their lineup. The GSMA (the organization responsible for Mobile World Congress) came away so impressed that they named the Gear Fit the “Best Mobile Device” of MWC this year.

I’ll withhold judgment until I have a chance to  [Read More…]

Acer said to be bringing CloudMobile smartphone with Ice Cream Sandwich to Mobile World Congress

Acer CloudMobile

Back during CES 2012 Acer showed off something called Acercloud, a new service from them much like Apple’s iCloud services in the fact it will keep documents and media libraries in the cloud with sync being offered across their line of smartphones and tablets.

Jumping forward to the present, Acer apparently just won the iF Product Design Award for outstanding achievement in design with a AcerCloud enabled device called the Acer CloudMobile  [Read More…]