MWC Barcelona 2023 – News
Operators tip mmWave for enterprise role
Operator executives used a media roundtable to highlight demand from enterprises to use mmWave 5G indoors, a move which would mark a departure from the outdoor use cases typically deployed to-date.
Globe talks-up fintech moves
Martha Sazon, president and CEO at Mynt (pictured), operator of Globe Telecom’s GCash payment app, asserted a move by the operator to broaden the scope of the fintech unit’s services had boosted financial inclusion in the Philippines.
Dimple boss sets out move to mobile metaverse
Markus Ko, president and CVO of Dimple (pictured) made a case for making the metaverse more accessible for the average person through mobile devices, arguing the current landscape involving expensive hardware made mass adoption difficult.
Specialists tip metaverse as society game changer
Metaverse experts argued the potential of the sector goes beyond providing new revenue opportunities, claiming it opened the door to societal benefits by promoting collaboration and allowing people to completely redefine themselves.