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MWC 2015 Final-day Roundup

This year's edition of the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona has been wrapped up. Unsurprisingly, there was less activity on the final day of the event. Here are some of latest announcements, including few other noteworthy ones that we have not yet talked about. ZTE shows off SDN demoOn Thursday, ZTE Corporation demonstrated its new elastic software-defined networking (SDN) technology for the first time at the MWC. The SDN uses an IP radio access network (RAN) as well as operation and maintenance (OAM) system. The solution is designed to help operators deal with the challenge of handling increasing mobile data traffic,...

MWC 2015 Round-up of Day 3

The first couple of days at the Mobile World Congress are usually packed with the most announcements, with activity dropping from day three onwards. The story is not different this year. Here is a round-up of day three activities along with other announcements at the event that we have yet to beam the spotlight on. iPhone 6 and LG G3 named Best SmartphoneWith reduced activity at the MWC 2015 on Wednesday, it was time for the organizers to hand out dozens of awards in different categories. In the Best Smartphone Award category, a clear winner could not be determined, so...

MWC 2015 Roundup of Day 1 and 2 Announcements

Tech companies such as Samsung, HTC, LG and Huawei set the ball rolling with some major announcements on the eve of the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2015 holding in Barcelona. The first two days of the main event have witnessed more announcements. Here is a roundup of some key ones. Microsoft introduces two new Lumia devicesVery early on Monday, Microsoft Corp. was in action unveiling two new Lumia devices - the Lumia 640 and Lumia 640 XL. The latest devices target the budget segment of the market and pack in some good features. The Lumia 640 comes with a 5-inch display...

Events Roundup Eve of MWC 2015

Thousands of people will be converging in Barcelona this week for the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2015. Before the real show kicked off, however, some top tech companies have already started taking the veil off their latest products. Here is a brief round-up of some key announcements made on the eve of MWC 2015. Samsung unveils two Galaxy devicesAs usual, South Korean tech giant Samsung presented two new Galaxy smartphones at an Unpacked event on the eve of the MWC 2015. The two devices are the much-anticipated Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge, which the company will hope can...

Orange Klif Launches Firefox OS in Africa

Firefox OS will be making its debut in Africa soon, thanks to a partnership between Mozilla and Telecoms gaint Orange. The announcement was made during the launch of the Klif, the super-cheap Firefox phone that will be bringing new OS to Africa, at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.Where to Buy Mobile PhonesJumia.com.ngfrom ₦2,800.00 View Offers Konga.comfrom ₦3,000.00 View Offers The Orange Klif will be launched initially in 13 countries (most of which are in Africa) for just $40 (8,000 NGN) including with free 6-months of voice, text messages, and data (free 500MB per month). This is an amazing deal, if...