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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

Greenpeace Monitors The Green At CES

01/10/2010, With everybody getting on the eco-friendly bandwagon, it’s interesting to see how various companies have responded to the calls to “go green”. Greenpeace has been over at CES 2010, just like the rest of us, and has released its latest...

Oregan Networks Launches Widget Store For Your TV

01/10/2010, [CES 2010] Oregan Networks has come up with an applications store for connected TVs, allowing you to select and download services and applications onto your TV. With that in place, you’ll be able to select and download services and applications to...

Toshiba Cell TV HDTV

01/10/2010, [CES 2010] Toshiba certainly didn’t want to miss out the fun at CES, and has announced its latest and greatest HDTV, the Cell TV, along with a companion media center set-top box. One of the more notable features of the TV is its processing power,...

Lexi E-book Reader

01/10/2010, [CES 2010] Audiovox had its Lexi e-book reader on show at CES 2010, joining the increasingly-crowded e-book reader party. Features of the Lexi include a 6-inch display, 800 x 600 resolution, 2GB internal memory, and a battery that’s good for up to...

Evertune: No More Tuning Your Guitar

01/10/2010, [CES 2010] Are you tired of having to constantly tune your guitar? Well, if that’s the case, you’ll certainly want to check out EverTune, which is a bridge that keeps your guitar tuned to whatever you put it at. This works by feeding your...

Inbrics M1 Is One Thin Android Slider

01/10/2010, [CES 2010] You don’t see all that many Android devices with a slider form factor, aside from the Motorola Droid, but the Inbrics M1 is also extremely thin (for a slider). Aside from its size, it’s not slouch in the feature department too, as...

SplashData Acquires Iambic

01/10/2010, [CES 2010] SplashData has announced its acquisition of Iambic, Inc., at CES 2010. Iambic are the folks who are behind the award-winning Agendus calendaring and time management solution for the iPhone, BlackBerry, Windows Mobile, Palm OS and Symbian...

DivX Launches DivX TV

01/10/2010, If you’re tired of always having to boot up your computer to view an online video, you’ll love what DivX has just announced – DivX TV. Promoted as a comprehensive embedded Internet TV platform, it will provide access to a line-up of...

Canon Unveils New PowerShot Cameras At CES

01/10/2010, [CES 2010] Aside from its Vixia camcorder line, Canon has also unveiled 4 new A-series PowerShot cameras at CES, all of which are priced below the $200 line, and should be available in February. The models include the PowerShot A3100 IS, A3000 IS, A495...

Emblaze Else On Show At CES 2010

01/10/2010, [CES 2010] CES 2010 seems to have some rather interesting things to check out; amongst them is the Emblaze Else, by Emblaze Mobile. Chances are that you haven’t heard haven’t heard of the company or the phone before. We actually did briefly...

TuneBug Vibrating Speakers Debut

01/10/2010, [CES 2010] TuneBug has come up with some rather interesting speakers, and you can check them out at CES. The TuneBug Shake functions like a “sound generator”, and can be attached to devices, such as your helmet, and will pass vibrations...

YoGen Mobile Crank Charger

01/10/2010, [CES 2010] We’ve brought your attention to the YoGen mobile charger by Easy Energy before, and now the device has been formally launched at CES 2010. In case you’re not familiar with it, the YoGen is a mobile charger that relies solely on hand...

Motorola Backflip Video

01/09/2010, [CES 2010] We got a demo of the Motorola Backflip that launched at the show. The video shows the MotoBlur user interface that is also integrated in the Motorola Cliq, the trackpad on the back of the device, and how the phone closes backwards. We covered...