Mobile World Congress – EU news and policy debates across languages Tue, 05 Mar 2019 13:30:52 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 Mobile World Congress – 32 32 Chinese cybersecurity law is a ‘loaded weapon,’ senior US official says Wed, 27 Feb 2019 07:36:11 +0000 0 Not ‘one single cybersecurity issue’, Huawei says Tue, 26 Feb 2019 07:30:16 +0000 0 EU cybersecurity boss eyes hardware as early target for certification plans Fri, 02 Mar 2018 17:37:54 +0000 0 Tweets of the Week: Mobile World Congress, Brexit mess, and the beast from the east Fri, 02 Mar 2018 06:12:47 +0000 Hello and welcome to EU Tweets of the Week. This week, techies swamp Barcelona for their annual congress, Brexit, as usual is just one big mess, and the Beast From The East causes widespread distress.]]> 0 EU’s 5G hopes at stake over disagreement on radio spectrum Thu, 01 Mar 2018 06:46:07 +0000 0 Tensions over net neutrality shake up Mobile World Congress Tue, 27 Feb 2018 06:04:51 +0000 0 Europe in ‘terrible hurry’ as pressure mounts in global race for 5G Mon, 26 Feb 2018 06:24:15 +0000 0 Connected cars are (almost) here and they are running on 5G Thu, 02 Mar 2017 05:16:25 +0000 0 EU telecom sector on track for 5G switch to win the global race Wed, 01 Mar 2017 05:46:34 +0000 0 In Barcelona, cutting-edge technologies struggle to demonstrate their potential Tue, 28 Feb 2017 06:37:27 +0000 0 EU calls for greater industry involvement in 5G Mon, 27 Feb 2017 06:02:28 +0000 0 MWC17: The power behind the tech revolution Mon, 27 Feb 2017 05:44:47 +0000 0 EU divided over spectrum allotment Mon, 02 Mar 2015 07:24:26 +0000 SPECIAL REPORT / European member states are divided over the apportionment of radio spectrum for critical public safety – seen as vital to maintain free flows of data in the hyper-connected world – especially in the wake of recent terrorist attacks.]]> 0 Mobile streaming in the spotlight at World Congress Fri, 28 Feb 2014 08:45:11 +0000 SPECIAL REPORT / Video streaming devices, apps and infrastructure featured high in this year's edition of the Mobile World Congress as the sector is expected to exceed 80% of global internet traffic in the next few years. EURACTIV reports from the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.   ]]> 0 Industry warns radio frequencies may become scarcer than oil Wed, 26 Feb 2014 08:49:02 +0000 SPECIAL REPORT / While the EU faces the serious risk of a new indefinite delay in regulating radio spectrum access across member states, industry warns against mobile data gridlocks and potentially higher prices for smartphone usage, as frequencies become “scarcer than oil”. EURACTIV reports from the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. ]]> 0 Kroes’ future? ‘I’m not going to grow roses’ Tue, 25 Feb 2014 08:48:20 +0000 SPECIAL REPORT / European Digital Agenda Commissioner Neelie Kroes aims at getting a green light for the establishment of a genuine EU single market for telecoms before the end of her mandate and does not rule out staying in business. “I’m not going to grow roses,” she told EURACTIV in an interview at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. ]]> 0 Firms see smartphones as weak link in cybersecurity Mon, 04 Mar 2013 08:12:11 +0000 SPECIAL REPORT / The explosion in smartphone use is leaving businesses vulnerable to cyberattacks since almost half of their employees' mobile phones can become a target, according to new research. ]]> 0