Mastercard will let you withdraw cash from an ATM with a smartphone

Mastercard is working on a cardless ATM transaction and we got to take a first look at what that means at Mobile World Congress 2018. Check out the video above to see how

Published on: March 26th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Go for a ride in a self-driving BMW i3 at Mobile World Congress 2018

When BMW said it would be doing demos with its Level 5 self-driving car at Mobile World Congress, IT World Canada editor Brian Jackson had to go for a ride. This BMW i3

Published on: March 5th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Samsung Galaxy S9/S9+ First Look – All Hands on Tech

For the next iteration of its Galaxy flagship smartphone, Samsung didn't choose to reinvent the wheel. Instead, it's focusing on improving the aspects of the S8 that made it so great. This time

Published on: March 2nd, 2018 Brian Jackson

Tour Samsung’s Mobile World Congress booth in this 360 video

Samsung's big focus this year at Mobile World Congress is its just-launched Galaxy S9 and S9+ smartphones, and its booth at the show reflects that. Join IT World Canada Editor Brian Jackson as

Published on: February 28th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Asus reveals ZenFone 5 Series smartphones at Mobile Word Congress

Barcelona - Asus took its opportunity on the Mobile World Congress stage to announce its new smartphone lineup with the ZenFone 5 Series, which it says will showcase new AI-powered CPUs. Asus and

Published on: February 27th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Toronto firm’s AR tech featured in Samsung Galaxy S9 Bixby camera

BARCELONA - Toronto-based ModiFace is seeing its augmented reality makeup technology receive what is likely its biggest closeup yet, with direct integration into the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus camera. ModiFace's AR

Published on: February 27th, 2018 Brian Jackson

AI will play crucial role in creating future mobile value: GSMA report

BARCELONA -- As Mobile World Congress is dominated by a slew of smartphone announcements packed with manufacturers hyping up their new artificial intelligence-powered features, mobile network operators are opening their eyes to how

Published on: February 26th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Sony announces two new smartphones at Mobile World Congress

If entertainment is your priority, then you need the Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact, according to Sony Mobile. The company introduced the two new smartphones this morning at the Mobile World Congress in

Published on: February 26th, 2018 Alex Coop

Huawei reveals new notebook and tablet at Mobile World Congress

While Huawei has primarily made headlines recently by expanding its smartphone presence in North America (only to find those efforts obstructed), it's using Mobile World Congress to remind consumers that handsets aren't the

Published on: February 26th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

Hashtag Trending – What to expect from Mobile World Congress 2018

Mobile World Congress is one of the biggest events centered around mobile devices in the world, and with major announcements like the Samsung Galaxy S9 expected to break later this week, today on

Published on: February 26th, 2018 Alex Radu

Samsung Galaxy S9 coming March 16 with better camera, AR emojis, super-slow motion

After hitting it out of the park with the Galaxy S8 last year, Samsung is playing it safe with the Galaxy S9 and S9+, keeping a very familiar body, while adding new features

Published on: February 25th, 2018 Alex Radu

Smartphone sales record first-ever decline in Q4 2017

The fourth quarter of 2017 saw worldwide sales of smartphones decline for the first time since 2004, according to Gartner’s latest smartphone market report. There are two main factors why this happened, says

Published on: February 22nd, 2018 Alex Coop