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).
InformationWeek Elite 100Our data shows these innovators using digital technology in two key areas: providing better products and cutting costs. Almost half of them expect to introduce a new IT-led product this year, and 46% are using technology to make business processes more efficient.
The UC Infrastructure TrapWorries about subpar networks tanking unified communications programs could be valid: Thirty-one percent of respondents have rolled capabilities out to less than 10% of users vs. 21% delivering UC to 76% or more. Is low uptake a result of strained infrastructures delivering poor performance?
Join us for a roundup of the top stories on InformationWeek.com for the week of December 14, 2014. Be here for the show and for the incredible Friday Afternoon Conversation that runs beside the program.