Latest Global Technology News

5G tech, IoT, AI take center stage at Mobile World Congress 2018

 
This year's Mobile World Congress, one of the biggest mobile exhibitions in the world, opened in Barcelona on Monday,... with 5G technologies taking center stage.

Kim Ji-yeon gives us the highlights of the event.

5G, the Internet-of-Things and artificial intelligence are at the forefront of this year's Mobile World Congress which kicked off in Barcelona on Monday.
Products and services related to the fifth generation of internet connectivity were laid out by global telecommunications operators from around the world... signaling that the wireless tech may arrive sooner than previously forecast.

"The key topics at this year's Mobile World Congress are really around 5G and artificial intelligence and how the two are coming together, you know, the 5G networks really creating a platform that allows artificial intelligence to thrive."

Some of the eye-catching products on display include connected cars and taxi-drones,... this one unveiled by Chinese firm Huawei,... which the company says will be able to carry passengers and be controlled by 5G networks.
 
5g-iot-ai-mobileworldcongress2018

Humanoid robots, virtual reality simulations and a new wave of smartphones running on 5G tech are also being unveiled during the event.
Meanwhile, major Korean telecommunications operator KT and its partner Intel are showing off their 5G services following a successful run of their commercial 5G network at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, including a system that used hundreds of cameras to capture athletes and broadcast footage in real time to VR viewers.

The firms are expected to partner up for an update of their 5G services at the upcoming 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
 

Add comment

Emails are optional and for tracking replies. Names are unique; get yours today with a comment!


Security code
Refresh

La Tech

Apple unveils trio of new iPhones, new Apple Watch
Apple unveils trio of new iPhones, new Apple Watch

  Exciting times for tech fans.... as Apple has launched a trio of new iPhones [ ... ]

Read more la
Google to power up homes with smart speakers
Google to power up homes with smart speakers

  Google is officially launching Korean services for its AI powered smart speake [ ... ]

Read more la
Samsung introduces ground-breaking QLED 8K TV at IFA 2018
Samsung introduces ground-breaking QLED 8K TV at IFA 2018

  Samsung Electronics has committed to developing ground-breaking products and s [ ... ]

Read more la
2018 Seoul Imagination Forum: technology expanding human creativity
2018 Seoul Imagination Forum: technology expanding human creativity

  A big technology forum is taking place in Seoul, which invites visitors to ima [ ... ]

Read more la
Samsung Electronics unveils Galaxy Note 9 at lavish New York City event
Samsung Electronics unveils Galaxy Note 9 at lavish New York City event

  After months of waiting and wondering,... Samsung's tech fans finally got  [ ... ]

Read more la
Samsung Electronics to unveil Galaxy Note 9 in New York on Thursday
Samsung Electronics to unveil Galaxy Note 9 in New York on Thursday

  Exciting times for tech fans,... especially for those of you that like Samsung [ ... ]

Read more la
Emotional Robot using 3D blueprint developed by Korean researchers
Emotional Robot using 3D blueprint developed by Korean researchers

  From faceless industrial robots on assembly lines to humanoid machines tha [ ... ]

Read more la
Step closer to space tourism as Blue Origin rocket launches
Step closer to space tourism as Blue Origin rocket launches

  Blue Origin has taken a step closer to space tourism as it successfully laun [ ... ]

Read more la
SpaceX capsule carrying an AI robot arrives at the ISS
SpaceX capsule carrying an AI robot arrives at the ISS

  The International Space Station has received its first robot with artificial i [ ... ]

Read more la
Japanese rocket crashes and explodes straight after lift-off
Japanese rocket crashes and explodes straight after lift-off

  Dramatic footage shows a rocket created by a start-up company exploding second [ ... ]

Read more la
No-breakfast lifestyle leads to higher obesity rate?
No-breakfast lifestyle leads to higher obesity rate?

  Skipping the first meal of the day could lead to weight gain... that's according [ ... ]

Read more la
Life on Mars not strong enough to invade us
Life on Mars not strong enough to invade us

  NASA's Mars Curiosity rover has made some startling discoveries. The Red Pl [ ... ]

Read more la
Apple introduce features to help you cut down on screen-time
Apple introduce features to help you cut down on screen-time

  Apple are offering more ways for people to limit the time they spend on iPhone [ ... ]

Read more la
Bangladesh's first satellite launched by SpaceX
Bangladesh's first satellite launched by SpaceX

  Bangabandhu-1 - the first Bangladeshi geostationary communications satelli [ ... ]

Read more la
AI-powered system serves as research assistant for lawyers
AI-powered system serves as research assistant for lawyers

  Artificial intelligence has the ability to analyze massive amounts of data i [ ... ]

Read more la
Virgin Galactic steps closer to taking tourists into space
Virgin Galactic steps closer to taking tourists into space

  Virgin Galactic has taken a huge step towards its goal of taking tourists into [ ... ]

Read more la

verychio.com-drag-and-drop-editor

La Latest

Satellite grabs 'space junk' for first time

  Footage shows the first successful test of the 'RemoveDebris' satellite, w [ ... ]

Read more la
Rampaging camel breaks child’s arm

  A startled camel injured seven people, including six children, at a circus [ ... ]

Read more la
Typhoon Mangkhut rips through Hong Kong, Macau & Guangdong

  A super typhoon is wreaking havoc in China's most populous province of Guang [ ... ]

Read more la
Powerful storms hit northern Philippines, south China and southeastern US

  At least 12 people have died in the northern Philippines due to Typhoon Mang [ ... ]

Read more la
Will China tax iPhone 25%? Trump to place new tariffs on USD200 bil of Chinese goods...

  Despite his Treasury Secretary's attempts to revive trade talks with China,  [ ... ]

Read more la
Floods hit East Coast as Hurricane Florence nears land

  Widespread floods have hit the US East Coast as Hurricane Florence is about  [ ... ]

Read more la
Mountain goats relocated; forgot to pay rent?

  Hundreds of mountain goats have been relocated by helicopter from Olympic Nati [ ... ]

Read more la
US boy survives after a meat skewer penetrates his skull

  10-year-old Xavier Cunningham is recovering in hospital after falling from a [ ... ]

Read more la

La Entertain

Paris Jackson, Gigi Hadid, Paris Hilton at Jeremy Scott Runway 2018

  Cardi B supports husband, Offset, as he walks the runway at Jeremy Scott's s [ ... ]

Read more la
Ariana Grande faints after being molested?

  The bishop who officiated Aretha Franklin's funeral apologised to Ariana G [ ... ]

Read more la
Hannah Quinlivan sex photos on Sentosa?

Hannah Quinlivan and husband Jay Chou was in Singapore recently on a holiday. Most notable was Hanna [ ... ]

Read more la
"Crazy Rich Asians" top U.S. weekend box office

  The romantic comedy film "Crazy Rich Asians" dominated the U.S. box office ove [ ... ]

Read more la
Madonna turns sexy 60; Happy birthday your Madgesty!

  As Madonna turns 60 on 16 Aug 2018 today, we look back at her life and caree [ ... ]

Read more la
BTS' 'Fake Love' sells more than 500,000 copies in US, receives gold certification

  The hit song "Fake Love" by K-pop boy band BTS has been certified gold in th [ ... ]

Read more la
Grace Chan finally married to Kevin Cheng in Bali Wedding; baby daughter made in Hong Kong?

Grace Chan finally decides to marry herself off to handsome and not-so-young boyfriend Kevin Cheng.  [ ... ]

Read more la
Comic Con Seoul 2018 kicks off

Seoul is hosting the world reknown comic book and pop culture convention Comic Con [ ... ]

Read more la