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The Internet of Things begins to find its feet

The concept of the smart home has been around for decades. Even before the digital age began, architects and appliance makers were promising lights that turned on automatically and kitchen appliances that, at the touch of a button, could disappear into wall panels when they weren’t needed. Each advance in technology, from computers to the… Read more

Francesco Radicati

HTC should not rely on looks alone for its latest flagship device

Today, HTC launched the One (M8), the successor to the 2013 One (M7), in a bid to win back lost market share and restore profitability. Although the One (M7) was showered with awards, the latest of which came at the 2014 Mobile World Congress, HTC was unable to avoid a poor financial performance in 2013.… Read more

Julian Jest

MWC 2014 Daily Round-up: Day One

MWC14 Keynote: Operators and OTT players sketch out their value-added visions Five presenters took to the stage today at Mobile World Congress for the “Mobile, Disrupted: Challenging the State of Play” keynote session. Mobile operators Tele2, Millicom and VimpelCom were set to duke it out with mobile messaging apps WhatsApp and Kakao Talk, but, at… Read more

Paul Lambert