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Analyst: T-Mobile USA might announce arrival of iPhone next week

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With T-Mobile COO Jim Alling hinting that the iPhone was too expensive at a recent conference in Barcelona, it seemed like the carrier was planning continuing with its bring your own iPhone strategy for its continually expanding iPhone compatible 4G network. However, today a note from Merrill Lynch analyst Scott Craig...
Analyst: T-Mobile USA might announce arrival of iPhone next week

Smartphone vendors have a lot to prove in Barcelona

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The pressure is on HTC and LG Electronics to show they can compete with Apple and Samsung Electronics in the smartphone market by showing off impressive products at Mobile World Congress, which starts in Barcelona later this month....
Smartphone vendors have a lot to prove in Barcelona
BBC reportedly prepping 'Project Barcelona' video download service

VIDEO: How to feed a pet from your phone

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The BBC's Rory Cellan-Jones reports on some of the apps and gadgets using wireless technology that could be enhancing our lives in the near future, at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona....
VIDEO: How to feed a pet from your phone
CTIA Wireless 2012 is next week — here's what to expect

LG reveals 5.5-inch Optimus G Pro design with curved glass

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Clearly, a lot of us wanted LG to reveal the design of the 5.5-inch Optimus G Pro as quickly as possible: just a day after a teaser, we're looking at the complete picture. And it's quite a looker, by all counts. While it has the familiar digital cube effect...
LG reveals 5.5-inch Optimus G Pro design with curved glass

(Updated) HTC Ville Caught On Video Running Android 4.0, Sense 4.0

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Update: Sorry guys, looks like someone took the video offline. HTC's upcoming HTC Ville smartphone stars in a newly leaked video ahead of its expected official announcement next month at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. It was back on January 13th that we first got word the HTC Ville could...
(Updated) HTC Ville Caught On Video Running Android 4.0, Sense 4.0

Galaxy Note 8.0 coming to the US on April 11th for $400

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If you want a (semi) pocketable S Pen experience, well, then the 5.5-inch Galaxy Note II is the device for you. If you want something more akin to carrying around a digital legal pad, there's the well proportioned Note 10.1. But if one note is too small for you,...
Galaxy Note 8.0 coming to the US on April 11th for $400
One million downloads in 24 hours for the Windows 8 Consumer Preview

Apple: 380 stores in 13 countries support 1 million visitors a day

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Today at its iPhone event Apple announced that it has some 380 stores, coming to their 13th country this Friday, which support 1 million visitors a day. In its presentation, the company highlighted a new location in Barcelona. Picture(s) by Dennis Goedegebuure, originally posted at DPictures.com at Apple White Logo,...
Apple: 380 stores in 13 countries support 1 million visitors a day

Samsung Galaxy S4: What to expect from the most anticipated smartphone of 2013

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In an attempt to steal the thunder from Nokia, Asus, Sony, and a slew of other mobile device makers at Mobile World Congress 2013 in Barcelona, Samsung has announced that the Galaxy S4 will be unveiled at its own exclusive event in New York on March 14, with public availability...
Samsung Galaxy S4: What to expect from the most anticipated smartphone of 2013
Sony Insists its Not Just Playing Around When it Comes to Phones

Chelsea’s Champion’s League win against Barcelona becomes the most tweeted sporting event ever

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Sporting events draw a huge number of people to Twitter and a recent Champions League game was no exception, as a late goal from Fernando Torres helped Chelsea’s win against Barcelona on Tuesday become the most tweeted sporting event ever. Twitter says that during the game, total global traffic on...
Chelsea’s Champion’s League win against Barcelona becomes the most tweeted sporting event ever

Huawei Plans Firefox OS Phone, but CEO Says Unclear How Consumers Will Take to It

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Although Huawei is among the manufacturers touted by Mozilla as committed to building Firefox OS devices, the Chinese company’s chief says he has doubts as to how successful the new operating system will be. “Whether the consumers will accept it or not, it is difficult to say,” Huawei Device Chairman...
Huawei Plans Firefox OS Phone, but CEO Says Unclear How Consumers Will Take to It

Hands-on with LG's new Optimus L Series II Android smartphones

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LG announced the second iteration of its Optimus L Series smartphones earlier this month, but it’s held off on actually showing the devices to the public until Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The LG Optimus 7II has the highest specs out of the trio , offering a 1GHz dual-core Qualcomm...
Hands-on with LG's new Optimus L Series II Android smartphones
Nokia Pureview 808 Hands-On

Fraunhofer intros Full-HD Voice tech for Android phones

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Germany's Fraunhofer has introduced its new Full-HD Voice technology for Android smartphones. It will use the AAC-ELD codec, close to that used for music playback, for high-quality voice over LTE networks. Demos are promised at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona next week, and the company likens the quality to talking...
Fraunhofer intros Full-HD Voice tech for Android phones

Apple's new Barcelona store features unique logo

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A soon-to-open Apple retail store in Barcelona is advertised with a unique company logo that is "custom made" to fit the city neighborhood where the store is located....
Apple's new Barcelona store features unique logo

Merrill Lynch: T-Mobile USA may get the iPhone next week

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The deal would give Apple access to 33 million more mobile subscribers FORTUNE -- It was only last week that Jim Alling, COO of T-Mobile USA, poured cold water on speculation that his company might finally start selling Apple's (AAPL) iPhones to its 33 million customers. "Make no mistake about it:...
Merrill Lynch: T-Mobile USA may get the iPhone next week

Windows 8 Consumer Preview Could Launch Feb 29

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Microsoft may release the Windows 8 Consumer Preview at an event in Barcelona on February 29....
Windows 8 Consumer Preview Could Launch Feb 29

Google Director of Android User Experience Matias Duarte on Poking vs. Stroking and other Android nuances [Video]

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It looks like some Android folks made their way to Barcelona. It is good to see Duarte being as colorful and optimistic as his clothing....
Google Director of Android User Experience Matias Duarte on Poking vs. Stroking and other Android nuances [Video]
T-Mobile bails on HSPA+ 84 plans, heads straight for LTE

Intel strives to develop tiny chips to run wearable computers

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Intel evangelist Manny Vara, at the company's European Research and Innovation Conference in Barcelona, said wearable computers may be two to five years away....
Intel strives to develop tiny chips to run wearable computers
Live from Microsoft’s Windows 8 press conference at MWC!

ASUS teases new PadFone MWC launch, with help from talking Christopher Columbus statue

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The latest MWC teaser video from ASUS is light on the details and heavy on the talking statue. The 33-second video titled "A New Discovery at Hand," features Barcelona's Columbus Monument taking a phone call on his stone tablet and the tag line "Join ASUS to Discover a New...
ASUS teases new PadFone MWC launch, with help from talking Christopher Columbus statue

Rob Zombie, Serve, Target, Ray-Ban, Samsung, more on this week’s top 20 growing Facebook pages

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Facebook’s mobile application for feature phones topped our list of the fastest growing Facebook pages as measured by Likes this week. Musicians, Facebook, YouTube, a few movie pages and brands like Target and Ray-Ban rounded out the list. Pages on our list this week grew from between 357,200 to...
Rob Zombie, Serve, Target, Ray-Ban, Samsung, more on this week’s top 20 growing Facebook pages
The Verge live at Mobile World Congress

Report: Fujitsu To Launch Handsets In Europe. U.S. Next?

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Fujitsu once said that it didn’t have any plans to launch mobile handsets outside of Asia, but that strategy appears to be changing rapidly. Today comes a report that the Japanese handset maker — which makes both Android and Windows Phone-based devices — is planning to start selling its devices...
Report: Fujitsu To Launch Handsets In Europe. U.S. Next?

Join us for Huawei's Mobile World Congress 2012 liveblog at 9:30am EST

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We've had our day to get over our jetlag after touching down in Barcelona, and now we're ready to get the liveblogs rolling. Kicking things off is Huawei, purveyor of underrated winners like the Honor and MediaPad. On deck today (at 9:30am EST, 3:30pm local time), we have an...
Join us for Huawei's Mobile World Congress 2012 liveblog at 9:30am EST

RT @jilltracymusic: Jill Tracy and violinist Paul Mercer performing "Coronation of the Witch Queen" in Barcelona. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nO-mTUeXZ-M

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RT @jilltracymusic: Jill Tracy and violinist Paul Mercer performing "Coronation of the Witch Queen" in Barcelona. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nO-mTUeXZ-M
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