With this week’s Mobile World Congress event in Barcelona, Spain, in full swing, we figured it would be a good time to dissect some of the news coming out of the event in video form. Join us know as RCR Wireless News editors take a look at some of the bigger items from the early part of MWC. Topics discussed include partnerships announced between Sprint and vendor partners Nokia and Ericsson geared towards bolstering the carrier’s current LTE network and laying the ground work for its planned “5G” deployments. You can read more about the news at RCRWireless.com.Also discussed were announcements from a number of test and measurement companies showing increased support for 5G deployment plans. This included news from Keysight, with a number of other announcements expected from the show.Finally, the internet of things market continues to grab headlines, but with more significance as a number of companies made news surrounding plans to simplify the market. This included a number of chipmakers tackling the bevy of acronyms surrounding various silicon standards striving to stake out a share in the IoT market in the shadow of growing support around connection methods based on standardized LTE technologies. You can check out more on the topic at RCRWireless.com.Make sure to check us out again tomorrow as we dig into another day of news from Mobile World Congress 2017.