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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

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...

Psyko 5.1 Surround Sound Headphones

01/05/2009, [CES 2009] Psyko Audio Labs has just gone official with their Psyko 5.1 Surround Sound Headphones. They have embedded 5 speakers that they claim, create real surround sound, and not “simulated” surround sound. Without having tested the...

Dell launches 16:9 Inspiron 15 Laptop

01/05/2009, Dell has just announced a new Inspiron 15 with a 15.6″, 16:9 display. The system starts at $600, but it is not in in Dell.com’s configurator yet, so it’s hard to tell what $600 will really buy you. What we do know is that there are...

Nextar Z10 LCOS Micro Projector

01/05/2009, [CES 2009] Once used in enormous retro-projected TVs, LCOS (Liquid Crystal On silicon) now finds its way into micro projectors that fits in the palm of a hand. Despite its size, the Nextar Z10 can project an image that’s 20″ in diagonal...

iLuv i1166 Portable Media Player and DVD Player Combo

01/05/2009, [CES 2009] Entertainment can come in many forms and formats but it seems that the iLuv i1166 can handle a lot of them. It can play MPEG4, DivX and JPEG files from a flash memory card or a USB device. Its built-in DVD player can play movies on the 9″...

Liquid Image Pro HD 350: 720P video @ 330 feet

01/05/2009, [CES 2009] Touted to be used by pros with various underwater activities, military included, this second HD model from Liquid Water shoots 720P (1280×720) video at 30 fps and will be certified to a depth rating of 330 feet (100 meters). The dark grey...

Liquid Image Scuba Mask HD320: 720P video @ 115 feet

01/05/2009, [CES 2009] Alongside its updated version of the Camera Mask, Liquid Image is coming up with two new HD models. The Scuba HD320 shoots 720P(1280×720) video at 30 fps and will be certified for 115 feet (35 meters) underwater. Additional lighting is...

Liquid Image VideoMask 310: SD video @ 33 feet

01/05/2009, [CES 2009] Liquid Image is coming with a line of new products for CES 2009. The Videomask 310 is an upgrade of the award winning Camera Mask launched in 2008. The original version recorded 20 frames per second in VGA, had a 3 megapixel camera and was...