Making a stand

How do you choose the best stand at the world’s biggest global mobile fair? Pick one of the 2,000-plus companies, showing off the latest in virtual reality, or wearables? Or maybe give it to a car manufacturer – one that’s launched experiments worldwide to see how we might get about more easily in an increasingly […]

Q&A with Barb Samardzich

Ford of Europe’s chief operating officer Barb Samardzich is responsible for manufacturing, quality, product development, purchasing, sustainability, environment and safety engineering operations.We caught up with Barb at global tech fair Mobile World Congress. Hi, Barb. Welcome to Mobile World Congress. Thanks. It’s my first time. It’s incredible to see all the technology, innovations and ideas […]

Keepy appy – football scores on the move

Here’s a thought. Of the 1,000-plus goals scored in the Barclays Premier League each season, how many do you miss through being in the car? Careful planning – or luck – sometimes means you catch a game on the radio. But what if family or friends want to listen to something else? Help is at […]

LIVE BLOG: Ford at Mobile World Congress ’15

Hello, and welcome to Day 1 at Mobile World Congress 2015! We’ll be bringing you the brightest and best throughout the week, for up-to-the minute information follow the along live at #FordMWC Scroll down for the latest updates. Getting ready to kick off the press conference on Smart Mobility. Stay tuned for some big news.   0930 […]

Pedal power

Ever since Bradley Wiggins became the first British cyclist to win the Tour de France in 2012 we have been a nation of cyclists. But for many the idea of cycling to work seems a little too much like hard work, turning up at the office with a change of clothes, and feeling like you […]

Changing the way the world moves

Last time you were late for work – what was the reason? According to a recent survey, traffic is the most common cause, ahead of bad weather and public transport delays. * Beyond the daily commute, increased journey times also affect how long it takes food to get to the supermarket, or even how long […]

Looking for a signal

Every year, the movers and shakers from the mobile industry gather in Barcelona, Spain, to showcase technology we can expect to be using month, or even years down the line. Held from March 2-5, Mobile World Congress is the industry’s largest exhibition, attracting more than 85,000 people, and 1,800 companies from around the world. So […]