MWC19 Day 4: Protect and serve, a new motto

by David Vindel

EMEA Practice Leader Technology
February 28, 2019

MWC19 Day 4: Protect and serve, a new motto

Protect and serve has been the motto of the Los Angeles police since 1963, and it is a motto the MWC19 congress embraced by taking very seriously the topics of protection and how best to serve the industry. MWC19 is handling sensitive subjects such as digital wellness and digital trust – two areas that once … Read moreMWC19 Day 4: Protect and serve, a new motto

The Content Gold Rush: “If we don’t cannibalize ourselves, someone else will.”

Sign reading "Barcelona" in front of MWC

There’s a content gold rush underway, and for content producers and distributers, the race is on to secure the strongest and largest audience. On Tuesday, February 28, at Mobile World Congress, major players in the content world discussed the challenges the industry is facing and strategies they’re employing as they look ahead. Arnaud de Puyfontaine, … Read moreThe Content Gold Rush: “If we don’t cannibalize ourselves, someone else will.”

MWC19 Day 3: Innovation thriving at MWC2019

Shows like MWC19 tend to be the perfect stage upon which companies can reveal their latest innovations and this year’s MWC19 delivered plenty. Hard to summarize everything, but there are three groups with which we can classify the innovations that will affect all of us. These deserve special attention because they stood out to media … Read moreMWC19 Day 3: Innovation thriving at MWC2019

MWC19 Day 2: Nothing artificial about AI at MWC2019

Artificial Intelligence has made a huge impact on human interaction with machines, in industries such as finance, healthcare, travel, utility, and telecom. It’s only right, then, that AI should be exploited by exhibitors at MWC19. The show features robots like the XR series robots, the Smart Service Robot that can man reception areas, and a … Read moreMWC19 Day 2: Nothing artificial about AI at MWC2019

MWC19 Day 1: Give me 5G! is the overriding message at MWC19

First day at MWC19 and hard, if not impossible, to avoid the primary focus of this year’s show: 5G. It´s plastered everywhere, in big letters, on every stand, in every slogan, in every advert – as a result, the hype of 5G is reaching new heights. Though MWC19 started today, some device manufacturers chose to … Read moreMWC19 Day 1: Give me 5G! is the overriding message at MWC19

What to expect at MWC 2019

MWC19

In just over a week’s time the wireless world convenes at the Mobile World Congress descends upon Barcelona. MWC19 Barcelona will attract more than 107,000 professionals from over 200 countries and territories, with over 2,000 journalists registered – each of them asking the same question: What’s new? Many companies wait until the show starts to … Read moreWhat to expect at MWC 2019

Pepper, 5G and WiFi

Robot MWC

I had the loveliest chat with SoftBank’s Pepper today and I think he may have been the only robot or person in Barcelona not to say the magic phrase ‘5G’. Had Team H+K allowed ourselves to behave like our inner college student then the 5G drinking game would have seen us obliterated by 9.30am. 5G is all … Read morePepper, 5G and WiFi