Steve Costello, Author at Mobile World Live

Steve Costello

Blog: Honor takes on parent Huawei in top 3 ambition

Honor, the Huawei-owned smartphone brand targeting “digital natives”, raised eyebrows late last year when it …

Blog: Tech tribulations follow US/China trade spat

It’s not an easy time to be a Chinese company working with US partners. With …

Blog: Qualcomm turns the focus to technology

It’s been a tough year for Qualcomm. Obviously various regulators continued their investigations into the …

Blog: Huawei takes the US out of SUCCESS

For all the talk of globalisation, the world is still a big place. In the …

Blog: African potential goes beyond mobile money

Every couple of years, I try to get to the GSMA’s Mobile 360 Africa event. …

Blog: Huawei looks for privacy boost from machine learning

On the same day Apple was holding its 2017 Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC) in California, …

Blog: Dismissing Huawei laptop push unwise

In 2012 I attended a Huawei smartphone launch at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. I …

Blog: Tackling fraud needs a change in operator mindset

As operators transition from their established roles as connectivity providers to take advantage of the …

Blog: Home IoT – Build it, and they might come

With the press days at IFA 2015 earlier this month seemingly existing to subsidise the …

LTE 450MHz: taking the road less travelled

NEW BLOG: While it is true that spectrum is a scarce resource that operators can’t …