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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

Sprint and Microsoft rumored to offer WiMAX smartphone at CES

12/22/2009, CES has always been a hotbed for new technological announcements and advancements, and next year’s event isn’t going to be any different. Sprint and Microsoft are rumored to have a WiMax (4G) Windows Mobile smartphone in the works, waiting for...

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...

Windows Phone Ads To Debut At CES?

12/19/2009, Will we be seeing Windows Phone ad campaigns kicking off on January 4th and 8th? There certainly seems like a possibly, seeing that a leaked picture from Crispin Porter Co-Chairman, Alex Bogusky, shows 2 ad campaigns listed. This happened when he was...

Dell Android Tablet At CES 2010

12/10/2009, If for some reason the update on the Apple Tablet didn’t convince you that tablet devices are the next-big-thing, the rumor that Dell is set to launch an Android-powered tablet at CES 2010 should do the trick, right? There haven’t been many...

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...

AMD to demo Blu-ray Stereoscopic 3D Playback

12/07/2009, CES 2010 ought to be interesting as AMD prepares us by announcing that they will be demonstrating Blu-ray Stereoscopic 3D Playback there. Guess 3D entertainment has just taken on a whole new level with this technology! It would be interesting to see...

Shuttle to announce new machines at CES 2010

11/23/2009, Shuttle is taking the opportunity to announce a new range of all-in-one PCs at CES 2010, although there are still not enough (or should we say a drought) of information regarding features, specifications or images. We do know that these new all-in-one...

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...

MOTO W233 Renew – Green Phone

01/13/2009, [CES 2009] Motorola launched this first CarbonFree certified cellphone (according to Moto) at CES. It is made from plastics coming from recycled water bottles and the plastic elements of the phone are also recyclable. The packaging is also super green: it...