Last week, the newswires, tech press and sections of the mainstream media were full of announcements and unveilings from Barcelona, as the GSMA's annual agenda-setting event, Mobile World Congress (MWC), hit Catalonia's capital city.

This year, according to the GSMA, MWC has set "another new record for the mobile industry's premier event", with over 93,000 visitors (delegates, exhibitors, contractors and media) and more than 2,000 exhibiting companies covering 100,000 square metres of exhibition and hospitality space. Apart from the myriad company stands, there were appearances from leading CEOs, including Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg, pl ...

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