By Lisa Johnston
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Arlington, Va. – The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) reports that 44 percent of online U.S. consumers owned tablets as of December 2013, an increase of six percentage points from the previous year.
According to research released today by CEA, the Consumer Outlook on Tablets: Adoption, Sentiment and Social Media Conversation (January 2014) semi-annual report examines trend information on consumer behavior and sentiment regarding tablet computers.
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) reports that Snapchat, Shutterfly and Yelp have joined the 2,100 member organization.
Snapchat is a photo messaging application that allows users to take photos, record videos, add text and drawings, and send them to a controlled list of recipients. Users set a time limit for how long recipients can view sent photographs and videos – known as "snaps" – after which they will be hidden from the recipient's device and deleted from Snapchat's servers.
Arlington, Va. – The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) announced its sponsorship of an educational program series called the “Mobile Medical Apps (MMA) Roadshow: Managing App Development under FDA Regulation.”
Las Vegas – The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA), in conjunction with Radius Networks, will conduct its first-ever scavenger hunt at the 2014 International CES next week.
Those wishing to participate in the fun can download the Android or iOS CES mobile app. These people will be given clues as to where to search, and the first three verified players who collect all the available badges will receive a prize.
The prize can be received in the CES press room located in the South Hall Connector, room S229.
Las Vegas – The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) will launch an initiative to connect veterans with U.S. tech jobs at the 2014 International CES.
The program will be run with USTechVets and will focus on helping the estimated 1 million veterans in the country by utilizing their skills and experience to land civilian tech careers.
Arlington, Va. - Consumer confidence toward the overall economy and technology spending in December both remain steady relative to last month’s elevated sentiment levels, according to the latest figures released today by the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA).
The CEA Index of Consumer Expectations (ICE), which measures consumer expectations about the broader economy, increased by 0.1 point in December to reach 168.5, staying consistent with last month’s ICE.
Las Vegas - The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) today announced the addition of the ‘Experience CEA Stage’ at the 2014 International CES, set to run here on January 7-10.
The stage will feature live interviews with Gary’s Book Club authors and top industry guests -- some conducted by Wall Street Journal and USA TODAY writers--along with keynote replays on the big screen and much more.
The stage will be located in the Experience CEA booth in the Las Vegas Convention and World Trade Center (LVCC) Grand Lobby.
Arlington, Va. –The Consumer Electronics Association said today that executives from AT&T, Ericsson and Qualcomm will participate in the FutureCast: Global Innovation of Mobile keynote panel at the 2014 International CES.
John Donovan, senior executive vice president for Technology and Network Operations at AT&T; Hans Vestberg is president and CEO of Ericsson Group; and Dr. Paul E. Jacobs is chairman and CEO of Qualcomm will be panelists.
The event is scheduled to take place at 11:30am on January 7 at the LVCC North Hall N255.
Arlington, Va. - The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA), which owns and operates International CES, today announced the top executives speaking on the Brand Matters keynote to be held on Wednesday, January 8, 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. at the LVH Theater in Las Vegas
Arlington, Va. – The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) today hailed the introduction of the House of Representatives bill H.R. 3674, The Federal Spectrum Incentive Act.
The bill was introduced by Brett Guthrie (R-Ky.) and Doris Matsui (D-Calif.), co-chairs of the House Energy and Commerce Committee Spectrum Working Group. The bill will provide financial incentives to encourage government agencies to terminate or share with other federal agencies their existing spectrum assignments to free up spectrum for commercial use.