MWC 2009: All the stories as they happen

Mobile phones, MWC 2009

MWC-2009.jpgI’m going to let you into a secret, I’m not in Barcelona, neither is Duncan. In fact, none of us are but then that just means there’s no sangria hangovers or bellies full of chorizo to slow us down.

Instead, we’re scouring the web for rumours and writing up the releases from the discomfort of our own desks to bring you all things Mobile World Congress 2009 the minute it breaks, and as promised, this is the story so far…


  • Solio release a cleaner, greener, solar powered bluetooth handsfree kit here
  • Universal chargers for all phones (except Apples) – miracle upon miracle worked here
  • The transparent LG GD900 handset see it, or not, here


  • Nokia launches the 6710 Navigator and the new classic, the 6720, over here
  • HTC gets a case of the sequels with the Touch Pro 2 and Touch Diamond 2 just here
  • O2 makes guinea pigs of us all with the Litmus app store here
  • Nokia goes prosumer QWERTY with the E55 and E75 round here
  • Sony Ericsson plays the tease with the 12.1-megapixel Idour concept phone here
  • LG’s G910 “Touch Watch” and Arena get official just here
  • Nokia jumps on the app store bandwagon with the Ovi Store from May hereski
  • Sony Ericsson launch an actually ok Walkman phone, the W995, down here
  • Microsoft unveil Windows Mobile 6.5. Joy. It’s here
Daniel Sung
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