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MWC19 – Barcelona

Below is full access to our daily video highlight features, keynote replays and extensive news story coverage from MWC19.

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Videos

MWC19 Keynote 7: The Next Generation – Panel Discussion

Keynote 7 Panel Discussion with Hatem Dowidar, CEO, Etisalat, Mike Fries, CEO, Liberty Global and ...

MWC19 Keynote 8: Picasso Labs

Anastasia Leng, Founder & CEO, Picasso Labs, presents in Keynote 8: The Next Unicorn.

MWC19 Keynote 7: Rakuten

Mickey Mikitani, Founder, CEO & Chairman, Rakuten presents in Keynote 7: The Next Generation.

MWC19 Keynote 8: Light

Dave Grannan, CEO & Co-Founder, Light presents in Keynote 8: The Next Unicorn.

MWC19 Keynote 8: Sparrho

Vivian Chan, Founder & CEO, Sparrho presents in Keynote 8: The Next Unicorn.

MWC19 Keynote 7: Cisco

Chuck Robbins, CEO, Cisco presents in Keynote 7: The Next Generation.

MWC19 Keynote 7 – ARM/Generation ARM2Z

Simon Segars, CEO of ARM, discusses Generation ARM2Z with a panel of young innovators.

MWC19 Barcelona – Event highlights

The Mobile World Live team bring you their best bits of a record-breaking MWC. From ...

MWC19 Barcelona – Wednesday highlights

Steve Costello has all the highlights from Wednesday at MWC. Arm chief Simon Segars highlighted ...

MWC19 Keynote 4: Panel – Google, IFRC, Turkcell

Google’s Jeff Dean, IFRC’s Francesco Rocca and Turkcell’s Kaan Terzioglu take part in a panel ...

MWC19 Keynote 5: Smart Dubai Director General

Dr Aisha Bin Bishr presents during the session: ‘Intelligent Connectivity – The Great Enabler.’

MWC19 Keynote 1: Telefonica CEO

Jose Maria Alvarez-Pallete Lopez presents during the session: ‘Intelligently Connecting the World.’

MWC19 Keynote 5: IOC President

Thomas Bach presents during the session: ‘Intelligent Connectivity – The Great Enabler.’

MWC19 Keynote 1: Vodafone CEO

Nick Read presents during the session: ‘Intelligently Connecting the World.’

MWC19 Keynote 1: GSMA

Mats Granryd presents during the session: ‘Intelligently Connecting the World.’

MWC19 Keynote 2: OECD

Angel Gurria presents during the session: ‘AI Innovation, Ethics & Diversity.’

MWC19 Keynote 3: HTC CEO

Cher Wang presents during the session: ‘Immersive Content.’

MWC19 Keynote 3: Vimeo CEO

Anjali Sud takes part in a fireside chat during the session: ‘Immersive Content.’

MWC19 Keynote 3: Universal Music Group CEO

Sir Lucian Grainge takes part in a fireside chat during the session: ‘Immersive Content.’

MWC19 Keynote 1: KT Corporation CEO

Chang-Gyu Hwang presents during the session: ‘Intelligently Connecting the World.’

MWC19 Keynote 2: Panel

The EU, OECD, UtterBerry and iamtheCODE debate during the session: ‘AI Innovation, Ethics & Diversity.’

MWC19 Keynote 1: Singtel CEO

Chua Sock Koong presents during the session: ‘Intelligently Connecting the World.’

MWC19 Keynote 1: Orange CEO

Stephane Richard in a fireside chat with GSMA DG Mats Granryd during the session: ‘Intelligently ...

MWC19 Keynote 4: An Intelligent Future for All with Daimler & Microsoft

Dieter Zetsche, Chairman of both Daimler AG & Mercedes Benz and Satya Nadella, CEO of ...

MWC19 Barcelona – Tuesday highlights

Amid a storm of controversy, Huawei rotating chairman Guo Ping took to the keynote stage ...

MWC19 Barcelona: Monday highlights

We’re back in the Mobile World Live TV studio with highlights of Monday at MWC19 ...

MWC19 – Daily Highlights – Sunday

Justin Springham reviews all the highlights from Sunday including new product launches from Huawei, LG, ...

MWC19 Barcelona: Official Preview Video

Ahead of the world’s biggest mobile show here’s Mobile World Live on the ground in Barcelona with a ...

News content

Telefonica warns on multivendor data disparity

INTERVIEW: David del Val Latorre, chief of Telefonica’s R&D unit (pictured), warned disparate data sets ...

Sparrho chief issues AI class divide warning

Sparrho founder and CEO Vivian Chan (pictured) explained the hyper-connected world is creating increased mistrust ...

Experts believe even AI can’t stop ad bots

Bots that click on advertisements and create fake volumes of data are constantly evolving and ...

Industry must address urgent IoT security threat

A panel of executives highlighted a number of security threats facing IoT, warning the mobile ...

Operators outline digital health data challenges

Mobile operators currently lack the capabilities to make full use of data in the digital ...

Smart city focus shifts to scale, ROI

As smart city initiatives mature, attention is shifting to deploying services across an entire city ...

China Mobile ramps up 5G in four cities

China Mobile plans to deploy non-standalone (NSA) 5G at scale in four cities this year, ...

Switching off devices not essential to digital wellbeing

Panellists dismissed digital detoxing as a means of restoring balance to users’ lives, noting doing ...

5G hype to be reflected in reality — Cisco CEO

Chuck Robbins, CEO of Cisco, took to the stage at MWC19 Barcelona to proclaim that ...

Operators wrestle with 5G capital spend

A trio of operator CEOs confessed they are apprehensive about the capital outlay necessary to ...

Arm gives youth a voice to help shape future tech

Arm chief Simon Segars used a keynote presentation to highlight the importance of engaging with ...

MWC19 hosts 5G surgery breakthrough

The first tele-mentored surgery over a 5G connection was performed between the Fira Gran Via ...

GSMA hails China eSIM progress

China is making significant moves towards widespread uptake of remote SIM provisioning and eSIM technology ...

Facebook expects innovation to boost global ambitions

Nicola Mendelsohn, VP of EMEA at Facebook, expects ongoing technological innovation to help it further ...

Prepare for the unexpected with 5G

The deployment of commercial 5G will never go to plan, according to BT Consumer CEO ...

Vodafone chief engineer slams spectrum carving plan

Germany is one country that has revealed its intention of reserving 5G spectrum for local ...

Automotive giants target connected cities

Car companies BMW and Daimler outlined an ambition to change and shape the urban environment ...

Diversity makes business sense for O2

Technology companies cannot afford to leave creating a more diverse workforce to chance, cautioned Jo ...

Web bosses disagree on 5G

Panellists offered differing views on the potential of 5G, with Niantic co-founder John Hanke (pictured) ...

Huawei boss lays into US security scrutiny

Rotating Huawei chairman Guo Ping toyed with his keynote audience, initially making light of recent ...

Mobile to drive explosive video, music growth

Executives from Vimeo and Universal Music Group identified mobile as the backbone for future innovation ...

T-Mobile could lead with mmWave for 5G

The first 5G sites T-Mobile US lights up could run on mmWave spectrum, despite the ...

Industry urged to bring technology to all

The mobile industry is making great strides to use technologies for social good, but there ...

Microsoft, Daimler bosses talk transformation

Microsoft and Daimler chiefs took to the stage to share their experiences of transformation, as ...

Qualcomm president hails MWC19 as the year of 5G

Qualcomm kicked off its MWC19 with a host of announcements, the key theme of which ...

Sony reboots Xperia line with latest flagship

Sony announced a new flagship smartphone it said “redefines its smartphone vision”, using its familiar ...

Vodafone delivers blunt industry message

Recently appointed Vodafone Group CEO Nick Read (pictured) gave a forceful and blunt perspective on ...

ZTE joins 5G wave with Axon 10 Pro

ZTE unveiled a 5G smartphone, the Axon 10 Pro, to be available by mid-year as ...

HTC CEO sees next tech wave breaking down barriers

Cher Wang (pictured) outlined a vision of a more equal and empathic world, where the ...

GSMA head calls on industry to drive digital agenda

Mats Granryd, director general of the GSMA (pictured), proposed a regulatory framework to boost security ...

TIP updates on progress

Facebook-backed Telecom Infra Project launched several new project groups at MWC19 Barcelona, three years after ...

Ericsson chief takes aim at Europe’s 5G policies

Ericsson CEO Borje Ekholm pleaded with authorities to address issues holding back 5G in Europe, ...

EC vows for swift resolution of 5G security issue

European Commissioner for digital economy and society Mariya Gabriel sought to diffuse what she described ...

BMW combines AI, sensors to reimagine in-seat control

Auto-manufacturer BMW unveiled new technology around driver-vehicle interaction on the opening day of MWC19, which ...

Start-ups bring innovation and challenges to investors

Start-ups can be an important source of technological and process innovation for large companies, but ...

Huawei unfolds new smartphone vision

Huawei took the wraps off its Mate X foldable, 5G smartphone, promising availability in the ...

LG previews 5G phone with a foldable twist

Alongside the new G8, LG showcased the V50 ThinQ 5G at MWC19 Barcelona, its first ...

TCL teases foldable future

TCL Communication shared a glimpse of its future range of foldable devices ahead of expected ...

Rakuten using IT experience to disrupt mobile industry

Rakuten, an e-commerce operator in Japan, plans to roll out a mobile network in the ...

Google calls for digital balance

Google executive Maggie Stanphill argued that people should not necessarily always be connected to the ...

Nokia ramps private 5G LAN opportunity

Enterprise LAN is being positioned by Nokia as a key part of its 5G strategy, ...

HMD spotlights camera system, launches 5 devices

HMD Global launched what it said is the world’s first smartphone to have five rear-facing ...

Oppo touts tech ahead of 5G revolution

Smartphone maker Oppo used an event on the eve of MWC19 Barcelona to talk up ...

Realism sets in as IoT sector matures

Companies starting to introduce mobile IoT services are entering the market at an ideal time, ...

Xiaomi enters 5G era with Mi Mix 3 5G

Xiaomi joined the 5G footrace, unveiling its first next-generation smartphone, the Mi Mix 3 5G, ...

MWL TV, Samsung hit the airwaves with 5G

Mobile World Live TV, the official broadcast service of next week’s MWC19 Barcelona event, will ...

Blog: MWL TV 2019 powered by all the G’s

For the last eight years every February the Mobile World Live team has produced Mobile ...