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BlueFlame Bows Magnetic Conductive iPhone Charger
BOSTON — BlueFlame has begun offering The Conductor, a magnetic charging case and wall plate for wirelessly charging the iPhone 5.
The wall plate is plugged into an outlet and secures the iPhone 5 in its case magnetically for quick conductive charging.
The Conductor this week was named an International CES Innovations 2014 Design and Engineering Awards honoree.
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.
NEW YORK – The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) set its lineup of 2014 International CES SuperSession conferences at last week’s CES Unveiled New York event, here.
Conceived to cover game-changing technologies and trends, SuperSessions spotlight industry experts and out-of-the-box ideas and discussions, according to CEA.
NEW YORK — The Consumer Electronics Association announced a host of new details about January’s 2014 International CES in Las Vegas.
Keynote addresses by Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer and Cisco chairman John Chambers, a full roster of CES SuperSessions, a new High-Res Audio Experience TechZone, and an expanded focus on apps at the show were detailed by CEA CEO/president Gary Shapiro and Karen Chupka, events and conferences senior VP, at the annual CES Unveiled New York event here, last Tuesday.
LOS GATOS, CALIF. – Zepp Labs has shipped an apppowered multi-sport sensor and sports-specific mounts to track training data and improve performance.
The company is releasing three sports-specific packages, Zepp Baseball, Zepp Golf and Zepp Tennis, containing a sensor and a mount that attach to a bat, golf glove or racket, respectively, and deliver performance data such as swing speed, trajectory and tempo to the app running on a portable device.
NEW YORK – The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) revealed its 2014 International CES Best of Innovations Design and Engineering Award Honorees during the CES Unveiled New York, here, last week.
The CES Innovations Awards honor outstanding design and engineering advancements across 28 consumer electronics product categories, including two new categories this year: 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing, and Wearable Technologies.
MORGAN HILL, CALIF. — Velodyne Acoustics introduced another pair of Bluetooth headphones last week, the vBold over-ear model.
The vBold headphones feature Bluetooth 2.1 with a 30-foot range, nearfield communications (NFC) technology and AptX coding. They have 40mm drivers, a frequency response of 20Hz to 20kHz, impedance of 32 ohms, and sensitivity of 105 dB/1kHz/1 mW.
NEW YORK — Wherever Elvis is now, he must be singing “Bluetooth Christmas” with a large backup band of CE suppliers.
Strong gains in Bluetooth-speaker sales have prompted new entrants into the market and prompted suppliers to segment the market to target specific niches.
NEW YORK – CE and appliance merchants are forecasting a solid if not stellar holiday season as consumers get past governmental concerns and resume some measure of good cheer.
According to retailers, buying group executives and a major distributor, deep discounts on TVs and tablets will help get shoppers in the holiday mood, although tight supplies from cautious TV vendors could prove troublesome come Super Bowl.
LAS VEGAS — The annual SEMA Show — put on earlier this month by its namesake organization, the Specialty Equipment Market Association — welcomed more than 130,000 attendees, according to the trade group.
The show, held Nov. 5-8 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, had in excess of 2,500 exhibitors, which SEMA said was its highest ever for the show. Six hundred of these companies were first-time exhibitors, it added, and the exhibit space took up more than 1 million square feet.
LOS ANGELES — Beats Electronics added a wireless version of its recently updated Studio headphones, updated its Pill wireless speaker, and introduced an enlarged version of the Pill, known as the Pill XL.
It also debuted several accessories for the Pill, a first for the company.