Tag Archive for CES

CES CEO Gary Shapiro Speaks Out Against Trump

One of the world’s largest trade shows is the annual Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, usually held the first week of January (try finding a cheap hotel room that week).  With tonight’s debate slated for Las Vegas, I came across this post from Gary Shapiro, the president and CEO of the Consumer Electronics Show. …

CES 2016: Internet of Things Drives the Future

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2015 was a banner year for the American automotive industry, but with major initiatives from Google, Apple and Ford Motors plus the sharing economy offerings of Uber and Lyft, 2015 may be the auto industry’s high water mark.  The 2016 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas offered a glimpse into the future of driverless cars…

Who Wins the Game of Drones?

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The recently completed Consumer Electronics Show just gets bigger and bigger every year with massive new convention space in the Venetian and Sands Expo spill over into the Aria, not to mention three main halls in the Las Vegas Convention Center.  You leave the show thinking all of your electronics are terrible and can’t wait…

NRA Releases Videogame with Coffin Shaped Targets

After blaming the horrific shooting of school children in Newtwon, CT on violent videogames, the National Rifle Association has released a videogame that teaches kids to shoot firearms.  The game, “NRA Practice Range,” has coffin shaped targets with red bullseyes at head and heart levels.  Just what you want your six-year old to play. From…

Bill Clinton to Techs at CES: Develop Tech That Unites Us

Former President Bill Clinton made a surprise appearance at the annual Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas this week, appearing at the tail end of a keynote address by Samsung that focused on mobile devices.  Clinton urged the technologists in attendance to developoo technology that will better connect us to “bridge the remaining divides in…