By Lisa Johnston
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Arlington, Va. — The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) today announced that the 2014 International CES website (CESweb.org) and enhanced mobile app are now available.
The site and app designs have been refreshed to enhance the user experience through improved ease of use across various types of devices and the addition of new customized content, CEA said.
Owned and produced by CEA, CES will run Jan. 7-10, 2014, in Las Vegas.
This TWICE webinar, hosted by senior editor Alan Wolf, will take a look at what may be the hottest CE products at retail that will be sold during the all-important fourth quarter. Top technologies, market strategies and industry trends will be discussed with industry analysts and executives.
Arlington, Va. — The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) Foundation announced the election of Jane Rodmyre Payfer, chief marketing officer at Ergotron, and Skip West, president and founder of Maxsa Innovation, to its board of trustees.
Both participated in their first board of trustees meeting last week during the CEA's Industry Forum in San Francisco, where they joined 13 current board of trustee members who were reelected.
Los Angeles — Fifteen industry leaders were inducted into the Consumer Electronics Hall of Fame during its 14th annual awards ceremony, held here Tuesday night.
The Hall of Fame Awards ceremony was held in conjunction with the Consumer Electronics Association’s (CEA) Industry Forum earlier this week and included a special tribute to International CES founder Jack Wayman’s 50-year career at CEA and its predecessor organization.
Arlington, Va. – Best Buy, Dell, Hewlett-Packard and Samsung today were honored by the Consumer Electronics Association with its inaugural eCycling Leadership Award.
The award was given to CE company that are recycling above government mandated levels.
The CEA stated that:
Arlington, Va. — The Consumer Electronics Association announced today the newly elected members of its 2014 executive board and board of industry leaders.
The new executive board members were confirmed by a vote of CEA members at the CEA Industry Forum being held this week in Los Angeles.
The newly elected members are:
Los Angeles – The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) predicts CE spending to increase 2.6 percent this holiday season — down from 4 percent growth in 2012, according to CEA’s 2013 holiday outlook released today at CEA’s Industry Forum, here.
Seventy-four percent of consumers planning to purchase gifts this holiday season intend to buy CE as gifts, allocating 33 percent of their overall holiday gift budgets to CE, according to CEA’s “20th Annual CE Holiday Purchase Patterns Study.”
Arlington, Va. – Consumers’ inclination to buy technology products hit a six-year high this month, the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) reported.
The trade group’s Index of Consumer Technology Expectations (ICTE), which measures consumer expectations about tech spending, jumped 9.5 points in October to 90.2, a level last reached in 2007.
CEA is also projecting a 4 percent increase in total retail holiday sales year over year, to $738 billion, covering the months of November and December.
Los Angeles – Ultra High Definition, and how it will be developed and delivered to consumers, was discussed at a Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) Industry Forum panel by several stakeholders, here, on Monday.
Los Angeles — Mike Dunn, president of 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, made his pitch for a combination Ultra High-Definition Blu-ray deck with a multi-TB hard drive and a separate Ultra HD server for the home during his keynote at the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) Industry Forum, here, Monday.
Arlington, Va. — The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) announced “Innovating Safety” on Wednesday, an initiative to educate consumers and policymakers on the role of innovation in enhancing driver safety.
The campaign kicked off this morning at a Real Clear Politics’ policy forum in Washington, D.C.