MWC 2013

Our editors bring you complete Mobile World Congress 2013 coverage and scour the show for the hottest new phones, tablets, apps and accessories.

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Crafted by Italian manufacturer I'm, the I'm Watch is big, bold, and made from aluminum. It also has the ability to sport multiple watch faces such as the standard one here.

The multitalented I'm Watch (pictures)

Certainly the most boldly styled smartwatch to hit the market, the I'm Watch also runs Android plus tailor-made apps.

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BARCELONA, Spain--Mobile World Congress, held here every year, draws over 70,000 people to learn about the latest phone tech. Elbows at the ready!

A day in the life of a Mobile World Congress tech journalist (pictures)

We take a look at what life is like behind the scenes at the world's biggest dedicated mobile tech show.

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This sapphire smartphone screen is strong, strong, strong

Want a phone screen that really won't break? Make it out of tougher stuff than glass.

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BARCELONA, Spain--Want a truly unbreakable cell phone screen? Lab-grown sapphire could be the <a href="http://reviews.cnet.com/8301-13970_7-57571618-78/this-sapphire-smartphone-screen-is-strong-strong-strong/">screen of the future</a>. In this demo unit we saw at <a href="http://reviews.cnet.com/mobile-world-congress/">Mobile World Congress</a>, a sapphire cover screen is glued on top of the phone's glass screen. Despite the double layers of material, the phone was still just as responsive.</p>

Sapphire screens just one step down from diamond-hard (pictures)

Displays made from the second-hardest compound on Earth would be extremely hard to scratch or break. CNET checks out a sapphire screen prototype.

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Ubuntu Touch, Firefox OS, and Tizen: The good, the bad, and the ugly new OSes

Ubuntu Touch, Firefox OS, and Tizen have been unveiled at MWC as Android challengers -- but the mobile industry is backing the wrong horses.

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Ubuntu Touch beats Firefox OS to win best of MWC from CNET

Our team judges Canonical's new mobile OS to be the most exciting thing at Mobile World Congress, with Mozilla's software as runner-up.

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Samsung gives Galaxy S4 its own show, but still has a lot at MWC

Just because Samsung is giving the Galaxy S4 its own unveiling in March, doesn't mean it doesn't have a whole bunch of gear to show off at MWC.

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BARCELONA, Spain--Samsung is giving its new flagship phone, the Galaxy S4, its own launch show in March, but that doesn't mean it hasn't got a load of gear to show off at MWC. Samsung's booth was as big and bright as ever in the conference centre.

Samsung at Mobile World Congress (pictures)

Samsung has a raft of new tech to play with at this year's Mobile World Congress. We take a look through the range.

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Google Glass spotted at MWC

We spotted a Google employee wearing Google Glass at MWC, checking out Ubuntu Touch on the Google Nexus 4 -- and creeping us out with his recording light.

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Firefox and Tizen make a move for Android

Firefox OS and Tizen won a lot of deserved attention at Mobile World Congress, but they won't mean much to Android. At least not yet.

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11 must-see videos from Mobile World Congress

The annual wireless confab in Spain delivered more than just phones and tablets, it also brought us just about every kind of wireless gizmo and technology that you can imagine. Join CNET for a video of the highlights.

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Huawei is one of multiple companies working on Firefox OS handsets.

Big screens and Jelly Bean mark Android trends at Mobile World Congress

The annual conference yields plenty of new Android products, but what do they have in common?

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