Ian Webster’s rise as the everyday geek hero

“Everything is amazing right now, but no one is happy” is a notorious quote by Louis C. K.. Indeed, everything is awesome. So much so that it takes companies coming up with something truly

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 17th, 2013 Ashley Huffman

Top 10 CES gadgets you didn’t hear about

It's after 9:00 pm and my head is spinning from the great number of products I saw at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas today. I'll list the top 10, which  I must

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 10th, 2013 Catherine Aczel Boivie

Booth babes, tote bags, and the future: typical day at CES

Ready, set, go! It is the big day. The Consumer Electronics Show opens with over 3,000 vendors and more than 150,000 attendees. I was ready, arrived at the opening, with my trusty backpack,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 9th, 2013 Catherine Aczel Boivie

RIM-subsidiary brings in-car speech recognition (and a Bentley) to CES

Ottawa's QNX Software Systems, a subsidiary of Research in Motion, is unleashing a series of automotive technology-related offerings at the Consumer Electronics Showcase this week in Las Vegas.Among the QNX announcements at CES

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 8th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Questioning the ROI of ‘unveiled’ CES gadgets

Keep your hands free. It’s one of the first things I’ve learned at my first CES show, on my first day at the Las Vegas mega-conference while attending the "See It First at

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 8th, 2013 Catherine Aczel Boivie

Will a retired CIO survive CES? Step 1: registration

Attending the Consumer Electronics Show- am I crazy or what? That is the question I have been asking myself.  With over 150,000 attendees expected and (according to the organizers) over 3,000 vendors, will

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 7th, 2013 Catherine Aczel Boivie

HP releases Sleekbook consumer laptop at CES

Hewlett-Packard Co. (NYSE: HPQ) used the Consumer Electronics Showcase (CES) in Las Vegas this week to unveil a new slim entry in the low end of the consumer laptop space.HP's Pavilion Sleekbook.Dubbed the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 7th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Tougher Gorilla Glass to debut a CES next week

If you've ever dropped your smartphone and time seemed to slow as you watched it plummet to the ground, but then gasped with relief when you picked it up unbroken, then you probably

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 4th, 2013 Brian Jackson


A look back at CES 2012: Seven biggest newsmakers

In 2010, 3D TVs dominated the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. 2011 was all about the rise of tablets. 2012? Tough to say, although the numbers speak volumes about the success of

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 16th, 2012 Elliott Chun

Entrepreneurs try their luck in Vegas

"When you've got a lot of angry zombies coming at you, you really don't want to have to look away from the screen..."Jeffery Smith, 50, slips into his sales pitch in booth number

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 13th, 2012 IDG News Service

Acer unveils new Ultrabook, tablet at CES

Acer's Iconia Tab A200 is the latest addition to Acer's line of full-featured Android tablets. The new 10.1-inch tablet is a portable multimedia activity hub for gaming, e-books, movies, music, photography, social networking

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 13th, 2012 Gadjo Cardenas Sevilla

Ultra books live up to the hype at CES 2012; tablets Excite

Are the highly-hyped “ultrabooks” worth it? That was the question swirling many minds heading into the desert surrounding the Consumer Electronics Show. After viewing several models, this technology will be among the top

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 12th, 2012 Elliott Chun

RIM pins PlayBook hopes on Android app infusion

Research In Motion (RIM) is highlighting the native and Android apps available on its struggling PlayBook at the Consumer Electronics Show as it prepares to launch the first major overhaul of the tablet's

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 12th, 2012 Nancy Gorhing