10 things we noticed at Mobile World Congress 2014

By Will Goodbody, Science & Technology Correspondent in Barcelona @willgoodbody After three brain frying, feet swelling, mind boggling days in Barcelona, our coverage of Mobile World Congress is coming to an end. We’ve reported extensively on the big announcements and the Irish angles. But here’s 10 less talked about devices, trends and issues that we noticed during our marathon trek around the vast complex of booths and stands:

Answering Ireland’s call at Mobile World Congress

By Will Goodbody, Science & Technology Correspondent in Barcelona @willgoodbody Your product or service may be new. It may be clever. It may even be unique. But when you are a company competing on the global stage, in a massive market which changes second by second, getting people to take notice of you is not easy. That’s the challenge facing the 50 or so Irish and Northern Irish companies taking part in Mobile World Congress this week.