Mobile World Congress 2012 will get into gear in Barcelona, Spain on Sunday, and the show proper kicks off on Monday.
So Light Reading Mobile has put together a concise click-through and video guide to the news that's going to be coming from the massive mobile show:
News & Views
But that's not all, folks! Continue reading for expected technology trends at the show and the latest -- at time of writing -- on the planned transit strike in Barcelona during the show. And don't forget to visit our show site for our latest MWC coverage.
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re: MWC 2012: Know Before You Go
Metro strike is OFF -- news issued Saturday Feb 25:
25 February 2012, Barcelona – The metro workers from TMB have announced that they have reached agreement with the government and have voted overwhelmingly not to strike. The metro system will operate as normal during the GSMA Mobile World Congress, held 27th February through 1st March 2012.
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