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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

Popbox: a media portal for local and web content

01/04/2010, [CES 2010] Syabas Technology just launched Popbox, a set top box that aims at being a portal to your home (networked) content but also for web content. The box itself is quite small (7″ long) but packs a video processor that should be capable of...

Lenovo ThinkPad X100e ultraportable laptop

01/03/2010, [CES 2010] Lenovo enters the ultraportable laptop category with their ThinkPad X100e, the first first professional-grade ultraportable device from the company that does not break the $500 price point. The ThinkPad X100e is also another watershed moment as...

Lenovo ThinkPad Edge series announced

01/03/2010, [CES 2010] Lenovo targets the small-to-medium business (SMB) crowd with their new ThinkPad Edge laptop series which will come in varying sizes of 13″, 14″ and 15″ models. The 13″ model will boast the distinction of being the first...

Freescale Smartbook Tablet

01/03/2010, [CES 2010] Freescale is grabbing the bull by the horns and has come up with its own tablet design that not only shows what Freescale’s technology is capable of, also serve as a reference design for computer makers around the world, like Inventec....

Intel Litl webbook headed for CES debut

01/01/2010, Intel’s own Litl webbook will be making a debut at CES 2010 which is happening just next week. First announced in November, the Litl will target those looking for an easy-to-use Internet computer for homes that will merge both the web with high...

Another iPhone Credit Card Reader For CES?

12/31/2009, It looks like Mophie isn’t content to focus solely on battery packs for the iPhone, as it planning to unveil more information on its Credit Card Reader at CES 2010 (which is just around the corner). On paper it seems similar to the Square by Twitter...

Asus Eee Pad powered by NVIDIA’s Tegra?

12/22/2009, Not actual Eee Pad Here’s the latest pre-CES rumor: Asus is coming up with an Eee Pad (see previous Asus Tablet rumor) that uses NVIDIA’s Tegra system on a chip (SoC). If that’s true, we wonder if it would use Tegra or Tegra 2. According...

Wireless HD Expected By CES 2010

12/09/2009, Are you addicted to high definition movies? Well, there’s good news for you, as word is that Wireless Home Digital Interface (WHDI) should be ready to rock by CES 2010, which isn’t all that far away. With this technology, you’ll be able...

Sony at CES 2009 – Live Blogging Session Archive

01/13/2009, Note: This post is an archive of the Live blogging session during Sony’s press conference at CES 2009, in Las Vegas. To see it from the start, go to the full post, start from the bottom of the post and make your way up. Live Blog: live.ubergizmo.com...

Samsung at CES 2009 – Live Blogging Session Archive

01/13/2009, Note: This post is an archive of the Live blogging session during Samsung’s press conference at CES 2009, in Las Vegas. To see it from the start, go to the full post, start from the bottom of the post and make your way up. Live Blog:...

G-Core Mini Caddy

01/13/2009, [CES 2009] Qualcomm took the opportunity to announce the G-Core at CES 2009, claiming it to be the first GPS device manufacturer that utilizes Qualcomm’s MEMS-based mirasol display in the G-Core Mini Caddy. This GPS golf range finder will allow...

Motorola Aura – Photo Gallery

01/13/2009, [CES 2009] I was happy to get my hands on the Motorola Aura at CES. The phone was announced in October and started to ship beginning of December. I love shiny elegant gadgets and this one fits the bill, but the price tag is a bit over the top: $1,9999....