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February 25, 2014 3:30 AM What mattered at Mobile World Congress day one: Samsung's hero phone, Nokia goes Android, Blackphone flouts the NSA

The world's biggest mobile conference opened this morning and after a crush of news, we've ferreted out the very top headlines from MWC 2014 today. BARCELONA, Spain--On the first full official day of Mobile World Congress, some of the industry's biggest names brought out their largest guns. While today marked CNET's second day of coverage, it feels like the the fifth 57

February 24, 2014 9:36 PM The end of phone bills? WhatsApp to offer voice calls

Phone bills may become a thing of the past after WhatsApp announced it would be offering calls. The company could blow telecoms giants out of the water by introducing talk-time on the same basis as its $1-a-year text messaging app. With 450million users worldwide already, it has scope to rake in hundreds of millions of pounds by charging only a nominal 32

February 24, 2014 3:10 PM What to expect at Mobile World Congress 2014

Mark Zuckerberg of Facebook and Virgina Rometty, CEO of IBM, will deliver keynote speeches; Samsung is expected to unveil the highly anticipated new Galaxy S5; and Nokia might finally be going Android. We'll know for sure on Monday, but some companies have already started announcing new products ahead of the official start of the Mobile World Congress 63

February 24, 2014 8:17 AM Nokia 220 is unabashedly simple, but stylish (hands-on)

BARCELONA, Spain -- For most of its mobile life, simple cell phones have been Nokia's bread and butter. It's safe to say that Nokia knows how to make a good-looking device that handles basic communication. The 29 Euro Nokia 220, announced at MWC 2014, looks like a promising addition to this legacy. One thing I like about Nokia is that no phone is beneath 54

February 23, 2014 6:30 PM Alcatel vows to stay out of telecom gear price war, signs Intel deal

BARCELONA (Reuters) - Alcatel-Lucent said it would stay out of a brewing price war in the telecom equipment market and set itself apart with better service and new products, including those from a new partnership announced on Sunday with Intel Corp. Chief Executive Michel Combes said Alcatel-Lucent wanted to gain market share but not at any cost, as it entered 48

February 19, 2014 4:39 PM Vodafone blames India for collapse of $2 billion tax dispute talks

MUMBAI (Reuters) - Vodafone Group (VOD.L) blamed the Indian government on Wednesday for the collapse of talks aimed at settling a $2 billion (1 billion pounds) tax dispute relating to its acquisition of Hutchison Whampoa's (0013.HK) mobile business in the country. India's finance ministry is preparing to seek the federal cabinet's approval to withdraw 33

February 17, 2014 2:08 PM Nokia Lumia 1520 price deal: £402 SIM free

The Nokia Lumia 1520 went on sale in UK back in 6th December 2013 and has proved something of a smash with reviewers and those buying large Windows Phone smartphone. Right now you can pick it up for an amazing price deal of just £402 SIM free. The Nokia Lumia 1520 is the new 6-inch Windows Phone 8 smartphone with 1080p display that packs in the latest 51

February 14, 2014 12:24 PM Nokia X with Android 4.4, Snapdragon 200 listed on Vietnamese online retailer

The alleged Nokia X has been listed with model number A110 and is priced at roughly $110 (Rs. 6,800 approximately). However, there is no word on the availability of the alleged Nokia X A110. The new listing indicates that the yet-to-be-announced Nokia X might be first hitting the Vietnamese market, soon after being launched. Rumoured specifications of the alleged 49

February 3, 2014 12:04 PM Archos eyes entry in Windows Phone market

Archos is a smartphone and tablet maker that has been relying on the Android operating system for years now. In Early January, the company rolled out some new devices called the Archos 45 and 50 Helium smartphones that run Android. The future of the company may have more in store than new Android devices. A rumor is circulating that the company is looking 63

February 2, 2014 1:59 PM big phone on a smaller budget

The Nokia Lumia 1320 is for people who want a big phone without the big price tag. It goes on sale on February 4 for $449, which is far cheaper than other "phablets" – that new breed of devices with screens sized midway between a phone and a tablet that appear to be gaining in popularity by the day. Its closest relative, the $899 Lumia 1520, has the same six-inch 62