While CES is the ultimate showcase for brand new technology and innovative gadgets, it can become redundant. Throughout the labyrinth of booths, there are a myriad of copycats, all trying to garner interest in "the next big thing". The fact of the matter is that many of these things are not the best things to come out of the show floor. Read on and I'll tell you why.
It’s been something of a long week, especially for those trotting around in the Las Vegas desert for the 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show, which wraps up today. As we sit back and reflect on the week’s events, let’s take in a few more tidbits of news from the last 24 hours, including the troubled launch of the iPhone 4S in mainland China, kudos for Tiffen at CES, Apple’s supplier responsibility report and more for this fine Friday, January 13, 2012. Watch out for those ladders and black cats, folks!
If there's one thing you can rely on coming home with, it's press kits. Here are just a handful of the many USB drives we stuffed in our pockets. And yeah, that blurry one in the left-hand corner is shaped like a Roomba.
If you’re in the market for a new digital camera, it usually pays to wait and see what’s announced at the International Consumer Electronics Show, which is winding down in Las Vegas this week. Unlike previous years, digital cameras were eclipsed by other consumer electronics technology this time around -- but that doesn’t mean we weren’t able to find a handful of shooters worth talking about.
OMG! Apple is having a media event next week! But don’t get too excited… the invitation essentially spills the beans on this education-centric event, so we’ll be surprised if CEO Tim Cook shows up with an iPad 3 under his arm. But hey, it’s an Apple event, so we’re excited to see what they have to say, even if some of us are way too old to be concerned about going to school. While you ponder what Cupertino has in store for next week, have a quick read of the rest of the tech stuff that’s making news for this Wednesday, January 11, 2012.
It’s day two of the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, and the new products just keep a-comin’! Among the most popular items at the show are music accessories and specifically headphones/earphones, which are present and accounted for in abundance. Thankfully, Moshi Audio is rising above the din of the crowd with a new set of earphones aimed at audiophiles.
Well, we did it guys. Reviews Editor Ray Aguilera and I sustained a few papercuts and risked dehydration to check out all of the gadgets showcased at the Las Vegas Convention Center and give you a glimpse at what's coming in 2012. And you love your iOS device, right? Surely your iPhone never leaves your side, and we know how you like to use the iPad for work and play, too. Beef up those iOS devices with these fabulous gadgets that work with them, including one that tracks your pet and a device that helps you monitor your blood glucose levels. Read on!
Because what would CES be without rows and rows of iPhone and iPad cases? If you're the type to swap out cases as quickly as you change outfits, click through the gallery for a glance at some of the cooler cases featured at this year's Consumer Electronics Show. Some cases are utilitarian and protect your iPhone from harm, while others are just there for the sake of being bedazzled. Either way, here's a glimpse at the heaping of options you're bound to see in the new year. Happy shopping!