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Amazon has 10,000 employees dedicated to Alexa — here are some of the areas they're working on (AMZN)

Amazon's VP of Alexa, Steve Rabuchin, has confirmed that yes, there really are 10,000 Amazon employees working on Alexa and Echo.  Those employees are focused on everything from machine learning to making Alexa more knowledgeable.  There's a whole group of employees working on giving Alexa a personality, too.  Back in November, Amazon's head of devices, Dave Limp, said that 10,000 of Amazon's employees work on the company's Alexa smart assistant and the Echo products it lives in. Wait, 10,000...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Samsung, Trends, Siri, Las Vegas, Jeff Bezos, Alexa, Consumer Electronics Show, AMZN, Dave Limp, Alexa Read, Toni Reid Amazon, Steve Rabuchin, Rabuchin


Intel insists leadership team 'united' even as executive departures rack up

Intel has insisted its leadership team is more united than ever in the wake of chief executive Brian Krzanich's resignation last year, even as it continues its hunt for a replacement. Gregory Bryant, senior vice president and general manager of Intel's Client Computing Group, said: “Obviously you don't lose a CEO and you don't notice anything has changed, that would be silly.  “But I would say the leadership team at Intel, we've really pulled together as a whole group to exec...
Tags: Apple, News, Intel, Consumer Electronics Show, Johny Srouji, Brian Krzanich, Bryant, Gregory Bryant, Lakefield, Krzanich, Aicha Evans, Intel s Client Computing Group


Bringing Design to CES: A Look at Audi’s Booth Design

At an event where products take center stage, an excellent booth can steal the show Audi first decided to present at the Consumer Electronics Show eight years ago, and was the first auto manufacturer to do so. This year at the show the entire North Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center was dedicated to automotive, with many brands choosing to exhibit there over the flagship …
Tags: Design, Interviews, Ces, Audi, Consumer Electronics Show, Booth, Booth Design, CES 2019, North Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center


Smart Products Abound at CES 2019

From mirrors to coffee machines, assistants are migrating into nearly every product At this year’s CES, countless products on display promoted their assisted capabilities. Last year’s show delivered us the first glimpses of virtual assistants embedded into everyday devices, but 2019 previewed the phenomenon’s mainstreaming—Google Assistant in a mirror, Amazon’s Alexa taking queries from inside your toilet and more. There is valid skepticism about the possibility of …
Tags: Google, Amazon, Design, Tech, Ces, Devices, Alexa, Consumer Electronics Show, Smart appliances, Amazon Alexa, Smart Tech, Google Assistant, CES 2019


Consumer Tech and Advertiser Needs Could Be More Complementary in 2019

At last week's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, the 200,000 attendees--not to mention everyone else following from afar--were, like most years, promised the future. There were, like most years, plenty of internet-connected devices, virtual reality and augmented reality announcements and demos, half-baked or nearly cooked 5G cars and phones and adorable robots. And yet,...
Tags: Advertising, Ces, Las Vegas, Consumer Electronics Show


Testing ZF’s Autonomous Ride-Hailing Taxi

We try out a robo-taxi at CES, and learn where the industry really is at on the road to autonomous lifts As Silicon Valley and the car industry continue to converge, we’re seeing an increasing presence of autonomous cars at the Consumer Electronics Show, including an autonomous robo-taxi that we caught a ride in this year. The ZF Autonomous Ride-Hailing Taxi is a prototype that’s meant …
Tags: Design, Tech, Ces, Silicon Valley, Autonomous Cars, Taxi, Consumer Electronics Show, Autonomous Driving, ZF, CES 2019


The electronics industry sees money in your health

If the scores of personal health care devices at the Consumer Electronics Show last week are any indication, it's clear that the Apple Watch has kicked off a rush by high-tech companies to capitalize on people's worries about their health.
Tags: Health, Consumer Electronics Show


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


Tech to the rescue: New products aim to improve disaster relief

After catastrophic wildfires in southern California late last year, the Israeli startup Watergen sent in its devices which pull clean water out of the atmosphere for firefighters and relief workers. The machines, which have been deployed in other global disaster areas, were among the technologies on display at the 2019 Consumer Electronics Show to highlight innovations which can be used in various kinds of relief efforts. "We clean the air because it's much easier to clean air than it is to cl...
Tags: Science, California, Las Vegas, Consumer Electronics Show, Watergen, Yehuda Kaploun, Watergen USA


Alexa Interrupts Chipmaker Qualcomm Presentation At CES

At the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, a representative from Qualcomm was saying smart speakers can recommend hotels and restaurants while people are driving. Alexa said, "That's not true."
Tags: News, Las Vegas, Qualcomm, Alexa, Consumer Electronics Show


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


Panasonic powering Van Dessel & Univega US-produced e-bikes, even an e-Harley

E-bikes, am I right? The Consumer Electronics Show in Vegas is this week, so we aren’t too surprised to have our inbox inundated with all things that need to be plugged in. That said, Panasonic surprised us a bit with a new lightweight pedal-assist system, two performance e-bikes from Van Dessel, plus a return of Univega […] The post Panasonic powering Van Dessel & Univega US-produced e-bikes, even an e-Harley appeared first on Bikerumor.
Tags: Sport, Cycling, Panasonic, Vegas, Consumer Electronics Show, Commuter, Harley, Gravel Bikes, Mountain Bike, e-Bike, Van Dessel, Univega US, Van Dessel Univega


Panasonic powering new Van Dessel & Univega US-produce e-bikes, even an e-Harley

E-bikes, am I right? The Consumer Electronics Show in Vegas is this week, so we aren’t too surprised to have our inbox inundated with all things that need to be plugged in. That said, Panasonic surprised us a bit with a new lightweight pedal-assist system, two performance e-bikes from Van Dessel, plus a return of Univega […] The post Panasonic powering new Van Dessel & Univega US-produce e-bikes, even an e-Harley appeared first on Bikerumor.
Tags: Sport, Cycling, Panasonic, Vegas, Consumer Electronics Show, Commuter, Harley, Gravel Bikes, Mountain Bike, e-Bike, Van Dessel, Univega US, Van Dessel Univega US


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


Valeo Previews ‘Invisible’ Trailer System at CES 2019

With so many bewildering and downright fantastical automotive concepts premiering at the Consumer Electronics Show this time of year, it’s easy to feel downtrodden by the industry’s mobility shenanigans. Thankfully, CES still plays host to some genuinely interesting tech that might actually make your life a little easier. For French automotive supplier Valeo, that meant showcasing […] The post Valeo Previews ‘Invisible’ Trailer System at CES 2019 appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Safety, Trailer, Ces, Autos, Automotive Technology, Consumer Electronics Show, Valeo, News Blog, Automotive Safety, Towing, CES 2019


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


Shoei Reveals the IT-HT Smart Helmet at CES

Innovated Helmet Tech Is Here The IT-HT is a new helmet that Shoei showed off at the Consumer Electronics Show in conjunction with a Japanese automotive technology company called NS West. The unique head-up display (HUD) is the IT-HT’s party trick. The HUD shows information like speed and route information. With this technology installed on the helmet, the rider doesn’t have to move his or her head and eyes from the road. A Bluetooth connection allows your smartphone to communicate with the hel...
Tags: Motorcycles, Hud, Consumer Electronics Show, Skully, Motorcycle News, Shoei, NS West


Machine that folds laundry debuts at Consumer Electronics Show and parents learn to dream again

FoldiMate, which folds 25 pieces of laundry in less than 5 minutes, was unveiled at the Consumer Electronics Show.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Usa Today, Consumer Electronics Show


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

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: News, Burger, Consumer Electronics Show, Brown, Stan Horaczek, BeauHD, Pat Brown, Impossible Burger, Las Vegas Impossible Foods


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


‘Avengers: Endgame’ Spoiler Possibly Revealed by an Audi Commercial

The Consumer Electronics Show is happening right now in Las Vegas. And while 99% of what’s happening there really doesn’t concern film and television news, at least one little piece of information coming out of the electronics convention is worth talking about, because it involves a certain revelation about Avengers: Endgame. If there’s one thing that consistently ruins plot points and details in blockbuster movies, it’s cross-promotional materials, whether they’re toys or product placement dea...
Tags: Movies, Robert-Downey-Jr, Earth, Sequels, Las Vegas, Audi, Avengers, Rocket Raccoon, Marvel Studios, Consumer Electronics Show, Wakanda, Tony Stark, Comic Book/Superhero, Disney/Pixar, Disney Games, Avengers: Endgame


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


The best smart home device we saw at CES 2019

Business Insider has scoured the 2019 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas to find the very best cutting-edge tech. The best smart home tech we saw at CES 2019 would make Netflix's Marie Kondo blush. FoldiMate's laundry-folding robot takes the chore out of folding fresh clothes. Everyone hates folding laundry. But you don't need to change the person you are, or hire someone, to save yourself from the endless cycle of folding clothes. In 2019, FoldiMate is launching its laundry-folding robo...
Tags: Israel, Trends, Netflix, Las Vegas, Jeff Bezos, Consumer Electronics Show, Marie Kondo, Foldimate


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