Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Greetings From Mobile World Congress -- All Video, All the Time

Mobile World Congress -- the largest single annual mobile-focused confab in the world -- is currently on in Barcelona, Spain (one of my favorite cities in the world, by the way). And, the big story is video everywhere, anytime, on any device -- especially your third screen that you carry with you at all times. Gigaom calls "the overwhelming onslaught of video" one of the 5 Trends to Watch at the event.

(By the way, in case you were wondering what the word "confab" means -- because I was -- click here for the definition; it means "informal discussions" and is often used as a noun in discussions of conferences. Now, if that isn't fascinating, I don't know what is ....)