Anthony Ha

Extremely Loud and Incredibly So-So

As much about Timberlake as tech innovation, the Consumer Electronics Show made lots of noise, little news.

It is well established that the annual International Consumer Electronics Show is among the biggest, busiest, noisiest of industry meet-ups, last week drawing some 140,000 attendees plus 3,100 exhibitors—the most…

3-D TV Advocates Say There's More Than Hype

HBO, ESPN look at content, technology, costs

Are we finally past the hype phase of 3-D TV? That was one of the big questions addressed Tuesday by a CES panel whose speakers included executives from HBO and ESPN.…

Infographic Overload?

Viewed by some as the scourge of the Web, a well-executed infographic can effectively tell a marketer's story

The Web has been deluged with infographics in recent months, as more news sites and blogs (including Adweek) embrace them as part of their editorial mix. But some journalists and…

Microsoft Offers Big Vision, Little News

Steve Ballmer gives his final CES keynote

Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer kicked off this year's International Consumer Electronics Show on Monday night with characteristically high energy but not much in the way of big news. Ballmer's speech was supposedly…

Get Your Geek On

At CES, the next wave of gadgets meets the media that power them (Apple and Microsoft be damned)

Hip tech-centric events like SXSW and TED have muscled into its territory, Microsoft is bailing and Apple has always stayed home. And yet, the Consumer Electronics Show has still got…

An IPO for Mobile Ads

Millennial Media files for $75M offering

Mobile ad network Millennial Media just filed for an IPO of up to $75 million. The offering comes after several of Millennial's competitors have been bought up by larger players—the biggest deals…

New Leadership for Apple's iAd?

Adobe exec reportedly hired to run mobile ad program

Apple reportedly has hired Adobe exec Todd Teresi to lead its mobile iAd program. Teresi led the advertising and publishing teams at Adobe, according to his LinkedIn profile. Previous jobs include…

A Slow Year for Startup Exits

VentureSource report shows fewer deals, more money in 2011

Despite some high-profile tech IPOs, 2011 was a slow year for startups and startup investors looking for an exit, according to a new report from Dow Jones VentureSource. Venture-backed companies saw…

Facebook Picks Judges for Ad Awards

Social network reaches out to agencies

In its latest attempt to build a better relationship with agencies and brands, Facebook is relying on an ad industry staple—a new set of awards. The company just announced the judges…

Rumors Build Around Apple TV

Suppliers say 'iTV' could reach consumers in 2012

It looks like consumers may get their hands on Apple's long-rumored iTV next year. Taiwanese technology publication DigiTimes published two stories this week claiming that Apple is telling hardware suppliers to start preparing…