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consumer electronics show in las vegas

CES 2013: computer motion firm takes giant leap into the future

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Device the size of a USB drive gives users the 'the canvas and tools to create experiences' - by waggling your fingers in the airAny sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic, said Isaac Asimov, and there is a hint of that wonder in a little gadget called Leap -...
CES 2013: computer motion firm takes giant leap into the future

CES 2013: the first day's highlights - video

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Representatives from more than 3,000 companies attend the start of the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas...
CES 2013: the first day's highlights - video
Nvidia's Project Shield: Hands-on demo with the hot portable gaming system of CES (video)

CES 2013: The Year the "Connected Home" Becomes a Reality?

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At last year’s Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Wi-Fi-connected home appliances were chattier than a six-person sitcom ensemble. Fridges tweeted, told you what groceries to buy and then talked to the oven. Washers and dryers messaged the “smart” TV when the wash cycle was done, and robotic vacuums responded...
CES 2013: The Year the "Connected Home" Becomes a Reality?

Kinect for Windows Hardware and SDK Released

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Today, true to a promise made on January 9th, Microsoft made available for download the final flavor of its Kinect for Windows Software Development Kit. Officially announced during the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, the development tools arrive in addition to commercially available hardware. Kinect for Windows was......
Kinect for Windows Hardware and SDK Released
Pushing into mobile, Intel launches new low-cost smartphone platform
Seagate's Wireless Plus mobile storage lets you take your whole media collection into the wilderness
Broadcom unveils first Ultra HD TV home gateway chip
Audience's super-smart audio chips promise far better sound quality for cell phones

Panasonic's TVs Can Recognize a Face

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Panasonic's new product introductions at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas touch on what is becoming a common theme - that is, making your TV do the work of finding shows you want to watch. Higher-end Panasonic TVs will use face recognition to determine whose preferences to display....
Panasonic's TVs Can Recognize a Face
Polaroid's Jelly Bean tablets could give Google a run for its money

Sphero And Augmented Reality: Made For Each Other

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Sphero had a big 2012, but it’s clear that 2013 will be even bigger for the company. This week at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, the makers of a phone-friendly robotic ball launched a handful of augmented reality games, expanding the breadth of the little sphere’s functionality....
Sphero And Augmented Reality: Made For Each Other

PS4 rumours: '50% more powerful than Xbox 720'

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Unnamed developers claim insider knowledge of next-gen specifications after CES briefings - PS4 processor coming out top, but Xbox 720 ahead on RAMA new batch of rumours has surfaced surrounding the next generation games machines from Sony and Microsoft - you'd better get used to this from now on. Gaming...
PS4 rumours: '50% more powerful than Xbox 720'

Sony’s Xperia S Will Arrive in the UK Only in March

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Just as initially announced, Xperia S, the new Android-based Xperia flagship from Sony, will arrive on shelves in the UK only in March. The handset was unveiled to the world during the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas in January, and was said to need about two months before...
Sony’s Xperia S Will Arrive in the UK Only in March

Audi Is Now Testing Its Self-Driving Car On Nevada Roads

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Google has been the only company with the right to test self-driving cars in Nevada since June of 2011, but now it has some company on the road. Audi announced yesterday it has secured the second license from the western state to test autonomous vehicle technology, but its vision of...
Audi Is Now Testing Its Self-Driving Car On Nevada Roads
LEGO unleashes new generation of smart toys with Mindstorms EV3 robots
What Will Netflix's New User Profiles Look Like?
Sony unveils a new Xperia Z smartphone with emphasis on visuals

Samsung Teases Its Upcoming Apple TV Wannabe Again

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Samsung isn't keeping its new TV plans a secret.  Below you'll find another teaser video for its upcoming television set that will be unveiled at a big press event at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas on January 7. (We're not sure why its covered in the video. Samsung...
Samsung Teases Its Upcoming Apple TV Wannabe Again
LG lets you control your TV with a single finger gesture

ZTE to show high-end handset at CES

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Chinese handset maker ZTE, known for its budget smartphones, will unveil a new high-end device at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas next month, marking a change of direction for the company. "It will kind of be a starting point of a new design era for ZTE," said...
ZTE to show high-end handset at CES

Qualcomm wants you to say its name

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The chip maker got out of the consumer device business long ago. It's now realizing that it can no longer afford to take a back seat, even if it doesn't sell directly to mobile users. FORTUNE -- Anyone who witnessed Qualcomm's opening keynote at the recent Consumer Electronics Show in Las...
Qualcomm wants you to say its name

Daily Report: Making Screens That Will Stand Out at C.E.S.

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How can hardware companies make their products stand out in a sea of screens? That challenge will be on display this week at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Brian X. Chen reports in Monday's New York Times. And it is one that is particularly acute for television makers....
Daily Report: Making Screens That Will Stand Out at C.E.S.

Driverless Cars Are Heading to Vegas: Toyota, Audi to Demo at CES

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(Lexus.) Is there anyone not working on developing autonomous cars? Google, of course, has been the high-profile leader in the field, not just developing the vehicles, but shelling out big lobbying dollars to make self-driving cars street legal in three states. But the search giant isn’t alone. Volvo tested self-driving...
Driverless Cars Are Heading to Vegas: Toyota, Audi to Demo at CES

Rory Carroll reports from CES 2013 in Las Vegas

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This week Charles Arthur meets John Collison, co-founder of Stripe, the US-based online payment system that's taking on the might of Paypal.Also Rory Carroll reports from this year's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas where he's encountered mind-controlled toy helicopters and smart forks alongside the launch of HD televisions and...
Rory Carroll reports from CES 2013 in Las Vegas

Alibaba Seeking $3 Billion Loan to Buy Back Yahoo Stake

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By Prudence Ho Chinese Internet giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. is in the process of raising a US$3 billion loan from around six banks to buy back the stake that Yahoo Inc. owns in the company, people familiar with the situation said Thursday. Bloomberg News The Alibaba.com Ltd. logo is...
Alibaba Seeking $3 Billion Loan to Buy Back Yahoo Stake

CES 2013 day 4: Samsung's bendy phone screen, Android oven, and more

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Our rapid roundup of the other things happening on the showfloor as reported elsewhere, as the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas begins to wind downDay 4 of CES always sees the journalists and exhibitors all getting a bit battle-weary. The big keynotes are done, the big themes will have...
CES 2013 day 4: Samsung's bendy phone screen, Android oven, and more
Tactus demos "morphing tactile surface" tablet at CES: a marriage of touchscreen and real buttons
Ambarella's video chips power dashboard-mounted video cameras for cars

Samsung Display will show off a 5.5-inch flexible screen at CES

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Samsung’s (005930) impending Galaxy S IV may not feature an unbreakable or flexible screen, but that doesn’t mean the company isn’t working hard to get such high-tech displays onto its phones within the next year. Engadget reports that Samsung display panel spin-off Samsung Display is preparing to demonstrate a 5.5-inch,...
Samsung Display will show off a 5.5-inch flexible screen at CES
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