LAS VEGAS, January 5, 2015 - The smart phone continues its dominance of the $1.024 trillion global consumer electronics market. But the early verdict from the product announcement being made here at the International Consumer Electronics Show is that it is new product categories that will steal this year's show. A quick look at some of… Keep Reading
LAS VEGAS, January 8, 2014 - Coming to the International Consumer Electronics Show year after year enables a technology observer to see the evolutionary power continuously wrought by the digital revolution.
Herewith follows Broadband Breakfast's impressionistic list of five top trends emerging from the mammoth trade show here.
As the trade show isn't even half-over, we're not aiming for definitiveness with this list. Rather, we aim to glimpse the future of technology in a context that changes with the start of every year.
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LAS VEGAS, January 7, 2014 - Just six months on the job, the new CEO of Silicon Valley computing giant Intel came to the International Consumer Electronics Show here to hail the power of tiny. "Most of my career, computing has been something that you hold in your hand, in your pocket, or that sits on a desk," said CEO Brian Krzanich. "That idea is about to be transformed." "We are entering this tiny world," he said, referring to the Intel Tri-Gate three-dimensional 22 nanometer transistor, and "tiny could not be better." Future advances toward 14 nanometer transistors are in the works, he said. [...] Keep Reading
LAS VEGAS, January 6, 2014 - Broadband Census News is reporting from the Consumer Electronics Show #CES2014 in Las Vegas. We'll be tracking the key issues of broadband internet services in the home, connected computing (or machine-to-machine communications), robotics, and alternative interfaces. Follow our Twitterstream at http://twitter.com/broadbandcensus. I was disappointed to learn, in the CES analyst presentations on Sunday, it looks as though the year 2014 will see a global 1 percent DECLINE in tech spending for 2014, to $1.055 trillion, from an estimated $1.063 trillion in 2013. The 2013 figure represented a three percent increase on 2012 tech spending of $1.034 trillion. Drew Clark is Publisher of BroadbandBreakfast.com and tracks the development of Gigabit Networks, broadband usage, the universal service fund, and wireless spectrum policy at http://twitter.com/broadbandcensus. Nationally recognized for his knowledge on telecommunications law and policy, Clark brings experts and practitioners together to advance the benefits provided by broadband: job creation, telemedicine, online learning, public safety, the smart grid, eGovernment, and family connectedness. Clark is also available on Google+ and Twitter. Keep Reading