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Bad news: Almost everyone at MWC had an iPhone!

[Note: This post was originally published as the main editorial in the Mobile Industry Review newsletter. Would you like to receive it in your inbox now-and-again? It’s free to subscribe.] Bad news. Or, is it good news? Let me know what you think… I arrived into Barcelona as the city bathed in glorious, glorious sunshine. […]

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Sony brings it’s A-game to Mobile World Congress

Sony has been on a rather long journey. Way back before the joint venture with Ericsson, the company was delivering some highly useful devices. The Sony CMD-Z5, for any of the ultra-geeks reading, was a high point for me. It actually had on-board integrated voicemail! The Ericsson joint venture arrived and quickly the company went […]

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Got any problems with MWC? Remember you can tweet them!

Here’s one for your sub-consciousness just in case you have some questions for GSMA (the organisers of Mobile World Congress) across this week. One of the most effective ways of connecting with the GSMA is through their Twitter accounts. If you’ve any general questions, the main @GSMA handle is best. But for any customer related […]

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Bubble Over Barcelona: It’s the only place to be this Wednesday at #MWC12

There’s a new event happening at Mobile World Congress this year. It’s founder, Matthaus Krzykowski, is just about the coolest, most knowledgeable and most opinionated mobile chap I know. His connections are ridiculously good. To put on the event, Matthaus has combined forces with the public relations whirlwind that is Candace Locklear of Mighty PR and […]

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This week it’s the 10-year anniversary of MEF’s MWC Party

This year will be the 10th anniversary of MEF’s networking party at Mobile World Congress.  In 2002 (when Mobile World Congress was called “3GSM” and held in Cannes), MEF held its first “MEF Connects MWC” party, and every year since, the event has grown its well-deserved reputation amongst the mobile cognoscenti as the place to […]

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You can pick up your MWC badge at Barcelona Airport!

I just wanted to post this reminder to anyone who’s attending MWC over this weekend. You can beat the crowds on Monday morning by obviously picking up your badge the day before. But did you know you can pick it up at the airport? Genius! You need to be eligible for “FAST TRACK” — I’d […]

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Top Tips for staying connected at Mobile World Congress 2012

With MWC just about a week away, it’s time now to get your personal communications plan sorted. I asked Christian Gunning, Director of Corporate Communications at Boingo Wireless for his suggestions. Over to you Christian: – – – – – Attending Mobile World Congress is a bit like weathering the perfect storm for wireless power users. […]

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UKTI Pre-MWC media event on Monday: Highly recommended

Last year I went along to the UK Trade & Investment pre-MWC press event. It was a super, super way of meeting all the UKTI supported companies heading out to Mobile World Congress. I was able to talk to each of them and decide which I really wanted to cover in more detail. If you’re […]

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OpenMarket are planning a huge party at MWC this year

We’re moving inexorably towards February and MWC. If you’re heading to Barcelona, one of the important things you’ll need to give some thought to is what to do in the evenings. Although you may initially feel like going back to your hotel and collapsing, that’s not an option during MWC-week. There’s so much to do […]

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Join me for pre-MWC drinks with the team at Hotwire PR

Goodness me! Did you know there’s only 68 days until the madness of Mobile World Congress 2012 is upon us? It’s really not long at all. Right now there are fevered public relations and marketing professionals putting the finishing touches to their plans for the event. As January approaches, it’ll be time to iron out […]

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