In two weeks, the curtain will rise on Mobile World Congress 2011
in Barcelona, Spain. According to conference organizers, more than 50,000 people from 200 countries are expected to attend.
As always, the show rolls around at a time of rapid transformation in the turbulent world of mobile communications. A flurry of new devices and technologies are emerging that will change the way that human beings communicate and access information.
We've put together a list of some of things that are likely to be highlights of MWC 2011: