Explore the sights from Mobile World Conference 2012, Barcelona, where the Google booth slide is always open and the food and fashion never disappoint.
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It's quite fashionable to wear Lederhosen in Barcelona. As is yodeling. I'm not quite sure why, but this woman was in charge of the Emporia exhibit--this company makes mobile phones for the elderly (big buttons, a call for help function on the back, extra loud speakers, high-contrast display with a specially design font ... and a reminder to catch the early bird dinner special at Denny's).
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