MWC 2014 in Photos: Best of MWC including Samsung, Nokia and a bluetooth toothbrush


The Mobile World Congress is about to end tomorrow, but all the major announcements are in. So we thought we'd give you a behind the scenes look at what goes on in Barcelona during the extravaganza where the world celebrates the best in the mobile business. Here are a few pictures.

 

 MWC 2014 in Photos: Best of MWC including Samsung, Nokia and a bluetooth toothbrush

Android goes to work: Google's mobile OS dominates the 2014 MWC, with even Nokia announcing Android-based phones. (Image credit: AFP)

 

Workers walk past a Mobile World Congress entrance in Barcelona, February 22, 2014. The GSMA Mobile World Congress, representing the interests of the worldwide mobile communications industry, will take place from February 24 to 27 in Barcelona. REUTERS

All the major mobile players were present in Barcelona. (Image credit: Reuters)

 

A model holds up an Oral-B smartphone-connected toothbrush at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona February 25, 2014. The toothbrush, to be sold under Proctor & Gamble's Oral-B brand, has a Bluetooth 4.0 link to a smartphone app that can be programmed with the help of a dentist and can give personalized advice to help people improve their brushing. REUTERS

The new Oral-B toothbrush has Bluetooth 4.0 to connect to smartphones and an app that can be programmed with the help of a dentist to give personalized dental advice to users. (Image credit: Reuters)

 

Visitors check out devices at the Samsung stand at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, February 25, 2014. REUTERS

Samsung draws the hordes on the show floor at MWC 2014. (Image credit: Reuters)

 

People use their phones in the relaxation area of the 2014 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona on February 25, 2014 The Mobile World Congress runs from the 24 to 27 February where participants and visitors alike can attend conferences, network, discover cutting-edge products and technologies at among the 1,700 exhibitors as well as seek industry opportunities and make deals. AFP

Tired of seeing new devices all day? Well you can rest, and check your own phone, at the relaxation zone. (Image credit: AFP)

 

A woman tests a Samsung S Console during the 2014 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona on February 25, 2014 The Mobile World Congress runs from the 24 to 27 February where participants and visitors alike can attend conferences, network, discover cutting-edge products and technologies at among the 1,700 exhibitors as well as seek industry opportunities and make deals. AFP

Samsung's handheld controller for mobile phones (Image credit: AFP)

 

Nokia Treasure Tags (R) are presented during the 2014 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona on February 24, 2014 The Mobile World Congress runs from the 24 to 27 February where participants and visitors alike can attend conferences, network, discover cutting-edge products and technologies at among the 1,700 exhibitors as well as seek industry opportunities and make deals. AFP

Nokia Treasure Tags, the NFC and Bluetooth accessory that can trigger various activities when brought in contact with the phone  (Image credit: AFP)

 

 Visitors follow on a huge display Facebook's 29-year-old billionaire creator Mark Zuckerberg speaking on the opening day of the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, on February 24, 2014. Fresh from a $19-billion (14-billion-euro) takeover by Facebook, mobile messaging service WhatsApp said today it will launch free voice calls by mid-year. Zuckerberg was the star speaker today of the industry fair, had announced a stock and cash purchase of WhatsApp last Wednesday of $19 billion (14-billion-euro). AFP

Facebook creator Mark Zuckerberg's keynote address was closely followed after the company's acquisition of WhatsApp. (Image credit: AFP)


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