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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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Fuugo aims to make watching TV easier on mobile devices

01/03/2011, [CES 2011] Axel technologies will be revealing their latest product – Fuugo to the public at CES 2011 this week. Touted as the “ultimate TV application for mobile devices”, it works as a video content aggregator which collects video content...

Lexar’s SDXC memory card can store 128GB of data

01/03/2011, [CES 2011] Lexar will be unveiling their upcoming SDXC card at CES 2011 this week, and will be putting them on sale later this quarter. Targeted at professionals, Lexar’s SDXC memory cards will have capacities of 64GB and 128GB. With most consumer...

FreeScale i.MX 6 Series Bring Quad-Core Computing in Your Pocket

01/03/2011, [CES 2011] Freescale has announced their i.MX 6 Series of application processor (or system on a chip, or “SoC”) with chips containing from one to four main processing Cortex A9 cores running at 1.2GHz each. The i.MX series has been designed to...

Marvell 88SE9130 Controller Merges SSD and HDD

01/03/2011, [CES 2011] Marvell is introducing the Marvell 88SE9130, a new hard drive controller that features HyperDuo, a technology from Marvell that basically merges an Solid State Drive (SSD) and a classic Hard Disk Drive (HDD) into a single logical unit. The idea...

Photographs and video of the Nintendo 3DS leaked online

01/03/2011, [CES 2011] Nintendo’s is set to demonstrate the fifth iteration of their NDS console at CES 2011this week. But before the device can even hit the stage, photos of it have already surfaced online. Apparently, a factory worker in China took a whole...

Blast your iPad music with iHome portable speakers

01/03/2011, [CES 2011] iHome, the creators of the iA100 have announced that they will be unveiling a set of new iPad accessories to complement Apple’s iOS tablet. Choosing to reveal them at CES 2011, the accessories consist of two external speakers and a case...

AOC Breeze Sub-$200 8-inch Android Tablet

01/03/2011, [CES 2011] AOC, a company that usually makes displays is jumping into the Android Tablet market with a sub-$200 8″ Android Tablet. Sub-$200? Yes, that’s correct, but what’s inside for such a low price? Let’s take a closer look: The...

Samsung HMX-Q10 Camcorder with Switch Grip

01/03/2011, [CES 2011] The HMX-Q10 is a mid-range Full HD camcorder featuring a 5 MP BSI CMOS sensor delivering improved low-light performance, and a  Schneider-Kreuznach Varioplan-HD F1.8 10x optical zoom lens with OIS (Optical Image Stabilization). Aside the...

Toshiba Android Tablet, Hands-On

01/03/2011, [CES 2011] CES is still a couple of days away, but we got our hands on the upcoming Toshiba Tablet powered by Android (Honeycomb) and the NVIDIA Tegra 2 “system on a chip” (SoC). The tablet weighs 1.7lbs, which is close to the iPad’s...

Amazon UK already offering the Samsung Galaxy Player for pre-sale

01/02/2011, [CES 2011] We already know that Samsung will be offering its Android-powered Galaxy Player to challenge Apple’s iPod touch and the Zune HD. If you can’t wait those few days to CES in order to find out more about it, the folks over at Amazon UK have...

Lenovo X120e announced as the successor to the X100e

01/02/2011, [CES 2011] With CES just around the corner, it shouldn’t come as a surprise to anyone that the product releases are coming fast. If you were a fan of the portable Lenovo ThinkPad X100e, you’ll be glad to hear that the company has announced its...

MSI to showcase the Butterfly concept at CES

01/02/2011, [CES 2011] MSI gave us an early glimpse into its all-in-one Wind Top desktops that it will be showcasing at CES, including a pair of new concepts. The Butterfly (pictured above) is a unique attempt to address some criticisms against using a touchscreen...