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CES is the acronym for the (International) Consumer Electronics Show, one of the largest consumer-electronics shows in the world. Although it is held in Las Vegas today, the first CES happened in June 1967 in New York City and Bob Gavin, the CEO of Motorola was the opening keynote speaker for that first edition. Subsequently, CES was held twice a year: the summer edition was in New York, and the winter edition was in Las Vegas, that is, until 1998 when CES became a once-a-year show. CES has been the introduction place for key products and technologies, including: Pong (1975), Nintendo NES (1985), Tetris (1988), Compact Disc (1991), HDTV (1998), Xbox (2001), Blu-Ray (2003), OLED TV (2008). Check our latest CES Coverage
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Ubergizmo’s Best of CES 2016

01/11/2016, And it’s a wrap! CES 2016 is over. The 49th CES has brought more attendees and attention than ever. With 170k attendees (50k from abroad) and 6000 journalists and analysts, this was the largest CES ever. It is simply impossible to see everything, but we...

Sony Launches New XQD & SD Cards

01/10/2016, For the average photographer who just wants to capture photos and videos of family vacations and the occasional landscape, having the best of the best equipment isn’t entirely necessary. However if you’re a professional looking to squeeze out the very...

Panasonic Thinks The Future Involves See-Through TVs

01/10/2016, The placements of TVs are pretty standard. In the living room, mounted on a wall, in your bedroom, and so on. However what if you could place TVs in more unconventional places without it being an eyesore? What if you could have your TV double up as a...

US Marshals Raid Chinese Hoverboard Booth At CES

01/08/2016, CES is usually a place where we can expect many new product announcements to be made, and new innovative products to be shown off. However during CES 2016, it looks like there was a bit of drama as US Marshals actually raided a Chinese hoverboard...

YouTube Will Soon Support HDR Videos

01/08/2016, In photography, HDR (high dynamic range) refers to photos snapped in succession, with each photo sporting a different exposure. The end result when combined is a photo that has a much higher dynamic range compared to a single shot, as the combined...

Intel & Lady Gaga Want To Put An End To Online Harassment

01/08/2016, Over the years we’ve seen online harassment range from a troll-ish comment, all the way to full-on online bullying, and where people have swatted each other. Considering the times we live in, you’d think that people will be able to behave themselves...

Samsung’s TVs Of The Future Concept Is Modular

01/08/2016, As expected of Samsung, they have shown off a bunch of new, impressive, and expensive TVs at CES 2016. However Samsung also had a booth at CES called the Future TV Zone which basically shows off some of their concepts of what TVs in the future could look...

Concepter’s Soul Wants You To Spend More Time With Loved Ones

01/07/2016, It’s ironic how technology is supposed to help connect us with people all over the world, but at the same time we end up neglecting the people closest to us. How many times have you come across situations where you see families out for dinner, only for...

L’Oreal’s Wearable Sensor Warns If You’ve Had Too Much Sun

01/07/2016, L’Oreal might be a brand you associate with makeup and beauty products, but recently the company has debuted a wearable sensor at CES 2016 which is an interesting move by the company, but at the same time it still seems to be in line with what they do:...

This Invention Will Help Prevent Texting While Driving

01/07/2016, Texting and driving is a big no-no, unless you are in a self-driving car in which we suppose it’s sort of ok, even though you should probably keep your eyes on the road anyway. However until self-driving cars become commercially available, what are we...

Ford’s Autonomous Vehicle Generates Real-Time 3D Map

01/07/2016, [CES 2016] Ford continues to look forward into the future of vehicle technology by showcasing the Fusion Hybrid automated research vehicle. As you can tell by its name, this will be the Ford Fusion Hybrid, and what makes it different from a regular Fusion...

Audi e-tron Electric SUV Concept Can Pilot Itself In Traffic

01/07/2016, Audi had previously announced that it would show off an all-electric SUV concept at CES 2016 and it has followed through on that promise. The Audi e-tron is a concept fully-electric sports SUV, don’t expect to see this on the roads it merely proves...