New York — The Anti-Defamation League’s National Consumer Technology Industry divisio
Arlington, Va. – Installations of various technologies in new homes in 2012 reached or exceeded 2008 levels, indicating that the market for built-in home technologies “is well on the road to recovery,” CEA concluded in its 11th Annual State of the Builder Technology Market Study.
Overall growth of the home technology market remained consistent from 2011 to 2012, CEA added.
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.
Washington — The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) held the annual CES On The Hill event at the Rayburn Office Building, here, Tuesday night.
The event featured more than 25 manufacturers showing a wide variety of CE products that debuted at International CES in January, and is designed to showcase, in the words of CEA president/CEO Gary Shapiro, “the innovation of the consumer electronics industry.” They are also being presented to members of Congress and their staffers.
Arlington Heights, Ill. — The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) has announced a partnership with channel networker Revenew to support electronics retailers across the country as they host the fourth annual CE Demo Days, in conjunction with CE Week in New York.
The in-store events will be held the weekends before and after CE Week (June 21-23 and June 28-30) and will offer consumers the opportunity to experience the latest technologies at their local CEA member store.
Arlington, Va. — The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) has partnered with HGTV to build the network’s SmartHome 2013 project in Jacksonville, Fla.
The home was constructed to meet the CEA’s Gold TechHome rating, which means the house is fully networked, allowing for the distribution of audio, video, data, telephone, home automation and security throughout the building.
Arlington, Va. - Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) and the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries Inc. (ISRI) today announced a technical “CRT Challenge” to identify financially viable, environmentally-conscious proposals for using recycled cathode ray tube (CRT) glass.
Arlington, Va. – The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) reports that consumer confidence in the overall economy and sentiment toward technology increased in March.
CEA said both indexes saw increases after two consecutive months of declines, but both remain below March 2012 levels.
The CEA Index of Consumer Expectations (ICE), which measures consumer expectations about the broader economy, rose 4.2 points in March to 169.5. This month’s ICE is 4.1 points lower than March of last year.
Washington — The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) said Joe Clayton, president and CEO of Dish Network; U.S. Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kan.); U.S. Congressmen Jared Polis (D-Colo.) and Greg Walden (R-Ore.) will be the honorees at the ninth annual Digital Patriots Dinner, scheduled for Wednesday, April 17, at the Mayflower Renaissance Hotel, here.
The senator and congressmen will be honored for their support of technology innovation, while Clayton will be honored for his role in advancing innovation, CEA said.
Chester Springs, Pa. — Azione Unlimited, the educational and buying group for custom retailers and integrators, has bestowed its fourth ever Golden Goose Award to Integra.
The quarterly recognition is given to the Azione vendor member that provides the most profit to the group’s dealers during that period.
Integra’s award covers the fourth quarter of 2012.
Arlington, Va. — The recent rise of mobile devices has increased consumer demand for voice-to-text, text-to-voice, voice-control and video-chat capabilities, according to the recent the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) studies.