Spanish company CartoDB doesn't just make maps for the web, it aims to "democratize information analysis".
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Anna Solana has been writing about technology, business and science since 1996 for online and offline publications, mainly in Barcelona. Previously, she was the editor of diaridebarcelona.com.
A chapel in the heart of Barcelona Univesity is home to one of Europe's most powerful supercomputers - and a mobile chip-based successor is under development.
The Spanish broadband and phone provider is facing stiff competition thanks to the arrival of streaming services and a period of consolidation in the country.
The Catalan city has opened a big data center to accelerate business innovation - and hopefully become the most important data processing hub in southern Europe.
5G was one of the dominant themes at this year's MWC, but is the next-gen network too much too soon for many operators?
Internet of Things has been one of the buzzwords at this year's MWC, and the mobile industry wants to be firmly at the heart of the emerging technology.
At this year's MWC, mobile execs mull how best to balance consumers' right to privacy with the industry's hunger for data.
Anyone who's anyone will be at the Mobile World Congress trade show in Barcelona next week. Here's a sneak peek at what it takes to keep the show running smoothly.
In Spain, where smartphone use is the norm and peer-to-peer lending is taking off, banks' shift from payment processors to financial services advisors is particularly noticeable.
A clever experiment in Portugal is showing how adding new technology to the city's vehicles - including garbage trucks - can be put to new uses.
A plan to turn Catalonia into Spain's foremost tech region is taking shape with the merger of six of its tech centres.
The upcoming closure of Google News has reawakened the debate over the consequences of a law that experts have described as quite simply "nonsense".
After revisions to Spain's intellectual property law, Google has taken its ball and gone home.
Data visualisation company Duckboard's was on the verge of closure until a casual email changed the company's destiny entirely.
Spanish football club will offer data analytics platform to players, staff, and fans.
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