By Lisa Johnston
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Arlington, Va. – U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Prizker will speak at the 2014 International CES, the Consumer Electronics Association announced today.
Prizker will take the stage with CEA president/CEO Gary Shapiro who will conduct a one-on-one conversation on the Commerce Department’s efforts to spur economic growth. It will take place on Jan. 8 at 11:30 during the CES SuperSession “Innovation: Keeping America Open for Business.”
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. – A Christmas tree does not have to be the only green item brought into the home this holiday season.
The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) has created the GreenerGadgets.org website to tempt consumers into living greener during December. The site offers help in living and buying green and how to recycle properly.
Las Vegas — The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) will promote high-resolution digital music at International CES by showcasing multiple of high-resolution download stores in the Hi-Res Audio Experience TechZone, which will also host three panel sessions on a variety of high-res audio topics.
The TechZone and sessions will be held in the Venetian’s Bellini Ballroom.
This is a truly bad idea. I speak from experience on this topic, and I hope with all my heart that the FCC’s proposal is shot down, no pun intended.
FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler explained his decision yesterday by saying expanding mobile service on flights can be done safely, meaning the devices will not interfere with the plane’s instruments. However, there is another danger lurking that he does not address.
I may be wrong, but I would bet that Wheeler has never been a regular rider on a commuter railroad.
Arlington, Va. — Federal Communications Committee (FCC) Chairman Tom Wheeler’s decision to review increased consumer access to in-flight mobile wireless services has been greeted by Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) support.
Arlington, Va. — Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) president/CEO Gary Shapiro wholeheartedly backed a House Judiciary Committee vote yesterday on an anti-patent troll bill.
The committee voted to support the Innovation Act of 2013, which Shapiro said will make it harder for plaintiffs to bring patent infringement suits to court.
Arlington, Va. — The Consumer Electronics Association today announced that Bre Pettis, CEO and co-founder of MakerBot, will deliver a keynote during the 2014 International CES.
The address will take place during the Leaders in Technology (LIT) Dinner at 6:30 p.m. on Jan. 8, 2014.
Pettis co-founded the 3D printer manufacturer in 2009.
Detroit — The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) announced that nine automotive manufacturers will exhibit at 2014 International CES, a record for the show.
Audi, BMW, Chrysler, Ford, General Motors, Kia, Mazda, Mercedes and Toyota will showcase their latest technologies among an enhanced lineup of automotive technology exhibits, TechZones and conference sessions.