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I went to the biggest tech show in the world after not going for the past 7 years — and I was surprised by how little had changed

I went to CES, the biggest tech show in the world, for the first time since 2012. To be honest, not much has changed since the last time I went seven years ago. LAS VEGAS — Thousands of people flock to Nevada in the first weeks of January for the biggest annual tech show in the world — and this year, I was one of them. I hadn't been back to the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) — or Las Vegas, for that matter — since 2012, which was the last time I had been sent on assignment to cover the tech ...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Microsoft, Samsung, Trends, Ces, Las Vegas, Nevada, Nikon, Electric, Consumer Electronics Show, Mercedes Benz, Consumer Technology Association, Tech Giants, Google Amazon Samsung LG


Best of CES 2019: 5 Innovations That Stole the Show

Foldable phones, bread-baking robots, and sci-fi toilets: This week’s Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas had its share of far-out gadgets, many of which likely won’t ever turn into mass-market products. But there were also a few devices that stood out from the crowd, demonstrating both how fast technology advances and where media consumption and […]
Tags: News, Samsung, Las Vegas, Lenovo, Consumer Electronics Show, Roland, Tablo, CES 2019


Highlights From CES 2019

At the annual event we found health-improving tech, mobility-driven innovation and everything between This year at the Consumer Electronics Show—CES—there was significant chatter about acclimating the public to the future of technologies like virtual assistants and autonomous vehicles. But, while it seems that nearly every company in the industry is working on, integrating or supporting one or the other, there was plenty of technology on display …
Tags: Cooking, Design, Technology, Tech, Health and Wellness, Ces, Artificial Intelligence, Innovation, Las Vegas, Best Of, Smart Homes, Fintech, Biotechnology, Consumer Electronics Show, Mixed Reality, Virtual Assistants


CES Report 2019

The annual CES event was held in Las Vegas this week. Ever since 1967, the first week in January has seen the enormous Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.  This year was no exception, with over 180,000 attendees from over 150 countries and over 4,500 exhibiting companies meeting in an enormous 2.5 million square foot exhibition, sprawling over the Las Vegas Convention Center and spilling into other nearby hotels and locations too. We’ve been occasionally attending CES since the mid/late 198...
Tags: Travel, Reviews, Google, Amazon, Science, Miscellaneous, Samsung, Tech, Current Affairs, Las Vegas, Costco, Vegas, Harley Davidson, Alexa, Consumer Electronics Show, Cellphones & Wireless


I went to the biggest tech show in the world after not going for the past 7 years — and the tech I saw was shockingly old news

I went to CES, the biggest tech show in the world, for the first time since 2012. To be honest, not much has changed since the last time I went seven years ago. LAS VEGAS — Thousands of people flock to Nevada in the first weeks of January for the biggest annual tech show in the world — and this year, I was one of them. I hadn't been back to the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) — or Las Vegas, for that matter — since 2012, which was the last time I had been sent on assignment to cover the tech ...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Microsoft, Samsung, Trends, Ces, Las Vegas, Nevada, Nikon, Electric, Consumer Electronics Show, Mercedes Benz, Consumer Technology Association, Tech Giants, Google Amazon Samsung LG


Google Assistant Now Has a Bunch of New Travel Features

As we get closer and closer to Google planning entire trips for us, the tech giant announced upgrades to its Google Assistant today at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas that will make certain aspects of travel easier, and hands free.
Tags: Travel, Google, Las Vegas, Consumer Electronics Show


The Best Travel Tech At CES 2019

 The Consumer Electronics Show shows off a lot of upcoming tech every January in Las Vegas. I’m here at CES this year and while there’s still a lot to digest and two days to go, I wanted to show you some of the most interesting travel tech I’ve come across so far. You can see some of the best travel tech at CES in the video above covering virtual reality vacation videos, underwater drones, sophisticated artificial intelligence powered headphones, and more! The post The Best Travel Tech At C...
Tags: Travel, Tech, Ces, Las Vegas, Consumer Electronics Show, Pictures And Video


Twitter gives events a boost with new publisher tools

As Twitter continues to look for ways to monetise its platform beyond basic advertising, it is building more tools for businesses that turn Twitter into more of a utility that helps them do their jobs. Today at CES, Twitter said it’s going to make it easier for publishers to better understand what sort of content is resonating with its readers on the social network though a new kind of analytics dashboard, and, in a separate dashboard, to better track real-time information around events and e...
Tags: Social, Twitter, Tech, Las Vegas, Consumer Electronics Show, Coleman, Keith Coleman, Kay Madati, CES 2019, CES Twitter


Twitter looks to improve events on Twitter with new publisher tools

Twitter says it’s going to make it easier for publishers to better understand what sort of content is resonating with its readers on the social network. The company this morning at CES briefly discussed a concept for a new publisher dashboard offering insights and analytics that can better inform their content strategy. The company clarified the dashboard is still very much an “early concept.” However, the idea is to offer publishers an easy way to see who on Twitter is reading and engaging w...
Tags: Social, Twitter, Tech, Ces, Las Vegas, Consumer Electronics Show, Keith Coleman, CES 2019


How Big Are the “Next Big Things” in Tech?

Source: Statista Thousands of tech enthusiasts and industry insiders are flocking to Las Vegas this week to find out about the latest developments in the world of consumer electronics at CES 2019. The convention has barely started and manufacturers are already trying to steal the show by showing off their (often literally) biggest or most outlandish innovations. LG made some waves on Monday by unveiling a rollable 65-inch OLED TV that appears out of a box when needed. Meanwhile others have shown...
Tags: Apple, Technology, Electronics, Tech, Ces, Radio, Las Vegas, Lg, Consumer Electronics, Consumer Electronics Show, Statista, Consumer, Consumer Technology Association, General Interest


A robotic-sex-toy company accused the world's biggest tech show of sexism after being stripped of an innovation award

A hands-free robotic sex toy won an award for innovation at the Consumer Electronics Show tech show in Las Vegas, but the prize was later revoked. The Osé personal massager, the startup Lora DiCarlo's first product, originally won the CES Innovation Award in the robotics-and-drones category. But the Consumer Technology Association, which judges the awards and organizes CES, said the sex toy should never have been considered as it "does not fit into any of our existing product categories." In a...
Tags: Apple, Google, Trends, Cta, Ces, Las Vegas, Robotics, Consumer Electronics Show, Oregon State University, Consumer Technology Association, Haddock, Lora DiCarlo, Lora Haddock


Travel News: January 9, 2019

Carnival Cruise Line Reconsidering Room Service Changes Travel Pulse Less than a week after Carnival Cruise Line announced room service would no longer be complimentary on its ships, the company said it is waiting to make those changes until a better plan could be put in place. According to a Facebook post from Carnival brand ambassador John Heald, the cruise line revealed that it was evaluating the adjustments made to its room service plan initially scheduled to take effect in January.   Car C...
Tags: Travel, Google, Facebook, UK, California, Siri, Porsche, Las Vegas, Bmw, Alexa, Palm Springs, Consumer Electronics Show, Carnival Cruise Line, News And Deals, Joshua Tree, Joshua Tree National Park


The Impossible Burger 2.0 Is a Plant-Based Beef Replacement That Uses Soy Instead Wheat Protein To Take On New Forms

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Popular Science: During a press event at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Impossible Foods showed off its new plant-based ground beef replacement by offering a selection of foods from traditional sliders to the ambitious tartare. Thanks to a change in formula, the new Impossible Burger 2.0 goes beyond simple patties and aims to take on ground beef with every recipe, from lasagna to tacos. The first tastes are very promising. Back in 2016, the o...
Tags: Tech, Burger, Consumer Electronics Show, Brown, Stan Horaczek, Pat Brown, Impossible Burger, Las Vegas Impossible Foods


See you tomorrow in Las Vegas

We will be holding a small event during CES in Las Vegas and we want to see you! We’re looking to meet some cool hardware and crypto startups, so the good folks at Work In Progress have opened up their space to us and 200 of you all to hold a meetup and pitch-off. We’ll have some pizza and beer and we can hit a bar after the event for some one on one time with the TC folks. The event will be held at Work In Progress, 317 South 6th Street on Wednesday, January 9, 2019 between 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM PS...
Tags: TC, Gadgets, Tech, Ces, Culture, Las Vegas, WeWork, Meetup, Consumer Electronics Show


Honda Dream Drive: In-car Shopping, Marketing, Gamification

Expanding on last year’s concept, Honda is reintroducing “Dream Drive” for this year’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES). Previously a platform intended to provide passengers with augmented and virtual reality experiences, Double D now focuses primarily on in-car purchases. In fact, the service seems identical to General Motors’ Marketplace. That’s right, Honda is entering the dark […] The post Honda Dream Drive: In-car Shopping, Marketing, Gamification appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Apps, Technology, Marketplace, Ces, Autos, Mobility, Honda, Automotive Technology, Consumer Electronics Show, News Blog, Automotive Apps, In-car Marketing, In-car Advertising, Dream Drive, Honda Dream Drive, In-car Consumerism


Hey Google, what's new with the Assistant at CES this year?

This week, we’re at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas to showcase what’s in store for the Google Assistant in 2019. By bringing the best of Google services and AI to the Assistant, we're focused on building the most helpful digital assistant when you’re at home, in your car or on the go. If you’re at CES, stop by the Google Assistant Playground (Central Plaza-1, the outdoor space located directly in front of the Las Vegas Convention Center). A more connected home A simpler smart hom...
Tags: Google, Verizon, Ge, Samsung, San Francisco, Las Vegas, Philips, Google Maps, Jvc, Anker, Whirlpool, United Airlines, Todoist, Eta, Rachio, Hopper


Muse unveils a sleep meditation headband

Muse, the maker of a meditation headband, today unveiled its latest product at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. The sleep meditation headband, dubbed the Softband, is designed to help people to meditate as they fall asleep. The idea is to put it on before you go to bed, play a meditation and then fall asleep as normal. Thanks to Muse’s acquisition of Meditation Studio, Muse now has an app partnership with Amazon Alexa that will enable Softband owners to play a meditation via Alexa ...
Tags: TC, Hardware, Sleep, Tech, Meditation, Las Vegas, Muse, Alexa, Megan Rose Dickey, Consumer Electronics Show, Amazon Alexa, Singleton, CES 2019, Softband, Meditation Studio Muse, Muse Director of Brand Marketing Nadia Kumentas


Comcast debuts a subscription service to protect against threats to smart home devices

Comcast is putting A.I. to work to protect its customers’ home networks. At the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, the company announced Xfinity xFi Advanced Security, an A.I.-powered service designed to monitor, block and inform customers about online threats while providing protection for all connected devices in the home – including smart home and “internet-of-things” devices that are often the target of online attacks due to their weaker security. People’s homes no longer only have c...
Tags: Tech, Cisco, Customers, Comcast, Las Vegas, Symantec, North America, Consumer Electronics Show, Digital Home Devices, Comcast xFi Advanced Security


CES revokes award from female-founded sex tech company

Sex tech has been done at the Consumer Electronics Show before. This year, however, seems to be different, with the organization behind CES, the Consumer Technology Association, revoking an innovation award from a company geared toward women’s sexual health. The CTA revoked an innovation award from Lora DiCarlo, the company behind a hands-free device that uses biomimicry and robotics to help women achieve a blended orgasm by simultaneous simulating the G-spot and the clitoris. Called Osé, former...
Tags: TC, Hardware, Tech, Cta, Ces, United States, Robotics, Digital Health, Consumer Electronics Show, Vela, Brown, Sarah Brown, Oregon State University, CES TechCrunch, Consumer Technology Association, Maser


IBM unveils world's first commercial quantum computer

IBM has unveiled the world's first commercial quantum computer in a breakthrough that could someday lead to PCs that are millions of times faster than a regular machines.  Named the IBM Q System One, the supercomputer was unveiled this week at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in an airtight 9-foot cube made from half-inch thick glass.  The IBM Q uses theories of physics to create computing techniques that are far more powerful than current devices. While real-world applications of quantum...
Tags: Google, Science, Ap, Ibm, Las Vegas, Consumer Electronics Show, IBM Research, Consumer Electronics Show CES, Mountain View California, Arvind Krishna, Ploughskeepsie New York


Tablo’s new DVR for cord cutters skips the commercials for you

Nuvyyo, the makers of the Tablo OTA DVR aimed at cord cutters who want to watch and record live TV, just gave their DVR a big upgrade. At the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, the company launched a redesigned DVR called the Tablo Quad, a four-tuner DVR that now offers the option for an internal SATA drive instead of only external USB drives. But the more exciting news is Tablo’s new ability to automatically skip the commercials when you play back a recording. There’s not even a button ...
Tags: Apple, TV, Television, Hardware, Media, Tech, Streaming, Las Vegas, Cord Cutting, Consumer Electronics Show, Sata, Tablo, CES 2019, Roku Fire TV Android TV


Plex plans to offer ad-supported movies and more premium subscriptions

Media software maker Plex is preparing to take on The Roku Channel and Amazon Prime Video Channels, possibly as soon as this year. The company is in discussions with rights holders and content providers, with a focus on bringing free, ad-supported movies to the Plex platform – similar to how The Roku Channel got its start. It’s also talking to premium networks and content providers about offering their programming and subscriptions through Plex. The talks follow the company’s recent partnersh...
Tags: Tech, Las Vegas, Plex, Consumer Electronics Show, Olechowski, Keith Valory, Roku Channel and Amazon, Plex Pass subscription Plex, Scott Olechowski, Today Plex, Valory People


Robot delivery dogs deployed by self-driving cars are coming

Let’s hope you’re not afraid of dogs, because if Continental gets its way, autonomous robot dogs are going to be delivering your packages. At the Consumer Electronics Show today, Continental unveiled its Black Mirror-esque vision for how driverless vehicles can autonomously deploy bots to facilitate last-mile deliveries. But it’s not just to look cool while also horrifying you — it’s designed to increase availability, efficiency and safety in the realm of package delivery. The first part is the ...
Tags: TC, Transportation, Tech, Robots, Autonomous Vehicles, Continental, Consumer Electronics Show, Autonomous Delivery, CES 2019, Continental Urban, Ralph Lauxmann


Mophie’s new iPhone case charges your phone without taking up the Lightning port

If you use wired headphones with your new iPhone, you’re probably familiar with the pain that comes along with trying to listen to music while you’re charging your phone via the Lightning port. Mophie unveiled its solution to this problem at the Consumer Electronics Show today. Thanks to Qi wireless charging, Mophie’s new battery case for iPhone X, Xs Max, Xs/X and XR gives you full access to your iPhone’s Lightning port. That means you can listen to music with wired headphones while wirelessly ...
Tags: TC, Gadgets, Hardware, Tech, Mophie, Wireless Charging, Consumer Electronics Show, Max, CES 2019


Mophie’s new iPhone case charges your phone without taking up your Lightning port

If you use wired headphones with your new iPhone, you’re probably familiar with the pain that comes along with trying to listen to music while you’re charging your phone via the Lightning port. Mophie unveiled its solution to this problem at the Consumer Electronics Show today. Thanks to Qi wireless charging, Mophie’s new battery case for iPhone X, Xs Max, Xs/X and XR gives you full access to your iPhone’s Lightning port. That means you can listen to music with wired headphones while wirelessly ...
Tags: TC, Gadgets, Hardware, Tech, Mophie, Wireless Charging, Consumer Electronics Show, Max, CES 2019


Audi spins out Holoride to put VR in every car

Audi has spun out a new company called Holoride that aims to bring a VR experience to the backseat of every car, no matter if it’s a Ford, Mercedes or Chrysler Pacifica minivan. Holoride was announced Monday at CES 2019 in Las Vegas. While Holoride says it’s an independent company, the roots of this startup are all Audi. The automaker holds a minority interest through subsidiary Audi Electronics Venture, which developed the technology. Audi will license the technology to Holoride and the startup...
Tags: Transportation, Tech, Automotive, Ford, Chrysler, Vr, Virtual Reality, Las Vegas, Audi, Sdk, Consumer Electronics Show, Software Engineer, Chrysler Pacifica, Volkswagen Group, Matt Burns, Las Vegas Speedway


Here’s how the Google Assistant became more helpful in 2018

In 2018, the Google Assistant learned to speak new languages (Nǐ hǎo!), expanded to new regions (like the Netherlands, Indonesia and Turkey), and became smarter with new features that can help you throughout your day. Along the way, more people started using the Assistant to get some help—active users of the Google Assistant grew four times over the past year. By the end of this month, we expect the Google Assistant to be available on one billion devices, up from 500 million last May.Here are so...
Tags: Google, New York, Turkey, Austin, Broadcast, Las Vegas, Consumer Electronics Show, Google Assistant, Google Home, Netherlands Indonesia, Google Home Hub


Byton has added yet another screen to its upcoming all-electric M-Byte SUV

Byton, the China-based electric car startup that made its debut at CES last year, is back to show what the finalized interior of its upcoming M-Byte SUV will look like. The giant 48-inch wraparound digital dashboard screen that received so much attention is staying. And so is the touchscreen drive tablet located at the center of the steering wheel — although its size and design has changed. No, Byton didn’t remove anything. It’s adding more. Byton is adding an 8-inch touch pad between the driver...
Tags: Transportation, China, Tech, Ces, Automotive, Automotive Industry, Las Vegas, Bmw, Infiniti, Consumer Electronics Show, Amazon Alexa, Carsten Breitfeld, Byton, Daniel Kirchert, BYTON Life, Kirchert


Apple Sure Is Riding a Very High Privacy Horse in Vegas

With the Consumer Electronics Show just days away, a very curious billboard has surfaced in Las Vegas that prominently touts Apple’s privacy standards. Playing to city’s own infamous tagline, it reads: “What happens on your iPhone, stays on your iPhone.”Read more...
Tags: Apple, Science, Privacy, Ces, Las Vegas, Vegas, Consumer Electronics Show, Privacy And Security, Billboard Trolling


Asus Enters the Small but Growing Chrome OS Tablet Market

Full tablets powered by Google’s Chrome OS are thin on the ground, but with the Pixel Slate now making its way to users’ hands, it’s growing faster. Asus, frequent Chromebook manufacturer, is introducing its first model at CES. The Chromebook Tablet CT100—which, yes, is a tablet and not a “book” of any note-like description, and lacks a keyboard—shares a lot of similarities with the first Chrome OS tablet from Acer. Its 9.7-inch, 2048×1536 screen runs on top of a Rockchip ARM-based processor wi...
Tags: Google, Crafts, Asus, Las Vegas, Rockchip, Consumer Electronics Show



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