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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

Logitech G9x Laser Mouse for Gamers.

01/06/2009, [CES 2009] Logitech is coming up with the new version of its famous highly customizable gaming mouse, the G9. The design is exactly the same and from the spec sheets it was hard to tell what is new here. The only new feature that i could spot is the...

Logitech Harmony 1100 Universal Remote

01/06/2009, [CES 2009] The new version of the Logitech Harmony 1000 universal remote wins CES Best of Innovation Award in Home Entertainement, the second time for the Harmony line. One knows how hard the universal remote business is and I am not sure if this is the...

MindFlex Game by Mattel

01/05/2009, [CES 2009] To complete the trend of product trying to use the human-brain interface, Mattel is coming to CES with this game that requires to wear a headset full of sensors measuring the user’s brainwave activity. Using mental concentration, the...

HP Firebird With Voodoo DNA, Hands-On

01/05/2009, We got to spend some time with the HP Firebird with Voodoo DNA and while some describe it as a gaming machine, I don’t think that I would agree. A large chunk of the resources (your money) spent on this computer is geared towards making it silent...

HP Mini 2140 Netbook Gets a Larger Display

01/05/2009, The HP Mini 2140 is an update of the Mini 2133 that we have previously reviewed. HP has been listening to their customers and have improved a few things that were high on the users wish list. First, the display size: 10.1″ is a bit more comfortable...

HP Pavilion dv2: affordable thin and light

01/05/2009, The 13.3″ format for thin and light laptop is dominating these days, but HP thinks that a well-priced 12.1″ can gain some traction. In this case, well-price would mean “around $700″. Currently, internet prices tend to hover around...

Samsung HMX-H100 full-HD camcorder

01/05/2009, [CES 2009] This is the entry level model from the new Samsung H-series camcorders, unlike the other 3 models it does not have an internal SSD but requires a SD/SDHC card. Thanks to the H.264 compression, users can record up to six hours of full HD video...

Samsung HMX-H106 and H-Series 1080p Camcorders

01/05/2009, [CES 2009] Samsung has just launched its H-Series of digital, full HD camcorders. It features a Schneider Kreuznach Varioplan lens with an optical stabilizer, a 10X optical zoom, and use flash memory (solid state drive) as the recording medium. The H106...

Vivitar Rolls Out New Products

01/05/2009, [CES 2009] Sakar International will be parading a range of Vivitar products at CES 2009, and among them include the $129.95 Vivitar V8400P underwater digital camera that features 8.1 megapixels’ worth of goodness. Perfect for those who love snapping...

MSI Gets Busy For CES 2009

01/05/2009, [CES 2009] The MSI booth will certainly be abuzz with activity this CES, economic downturn or not. The company will be parading a range of netbooks and computers for us to drool over, and among them will be the recently covered U115 Hybrid, which lays...

More Details On Vuzix 920AV

01/05/2009, [CES 2009] We didn’t really have too much information on the Vuzix 920AV which we posted about last Friday, and here we are with more information concerning this supposedly revolutionary new pair of Vuzix. It seems that we can now choose to fit them...

miRoamer And Blaupunkt Bring First Internet Car Radio In The World

01/05/2009, Blaupunkt and miRoamer have teamed up to offer the first Internet car radio in the world, delivering thousands upon thousands of Internet radio stations to keep you entertained if you plan to take a cross country trip. In addition to listening to DJs...

JVC Prototype LCD TV

01/05/2009, [CES 2009] It can be a pretty hard choice when it comes down to hot booth babes and even hotter tech products at the CES showfloor, and JVC’s prototype LCD TV wins this round hands down. What makes it so special? For starters, it is touted to be the...