Topic: CES 2014

It’s Like Déjà Vu All Over Again at Yahoo Is Mayer turning the clock back to 2009?

It’s a whole new era at Yahoo ever since CES rock star Marissa Mayer took over. Except when it isn’t. Much of her tenure has been about free food and iPhones,…

January 13, 2014, 6:01 AM EST

7 Pieces of Tech From CES to Keep an Eye On New, unusual or just plain cool

The 2014 Consumer Electronics Show, held last week in Las Vegas, was a wonderland of next-generation craziness, some useless gadgets, other useful gadgets, and more and more hardware vanishing into…

January 12, 2014, 9:28 PM EST

WWE Network Will Stream on Connected Devices, Not Cable Long-gestating channel ready for prime time

At the Wynn Hotel and Casino on Wednesday evening, wrestlers including Triple H, Shawn Michaels, Steve Austin and WWE chief brand officer Stephanie McMahon dropped another bombshell in the streaming…

January 8, 2014, 10:55 PM EST

FCC to Wait and See on AT&T-Sponsored Data Plan Chairman and commissioners unsure if plan violates net neutrality rules

Critics of AT&T’s sponsored data plan say it’s a clear violation of the Federal Communications Commission’s net neutrality rules, but the FCC isn’t so sure. Based on comments made at two…

January 8, 2014, 9:49 PM EST

FTC to Congress: Don't Wait for Us to Pass Patent Troll Legislation Tech industry still pushing for action

Congress shouldn’t wait for a pending Federal Trade Commission investigation into patent troll practices before passing legislation, commissioner Julie Brill said today during an International CES panel on patent litigation…

January 8, 2014, 3:43 PM EST

Cisco's Chambers: 2014 Will Be an Inflection Point for the Internet of Everything Slick keynote wows attendees

Cisco’s John Chambers did Las Vegas proud with a slick, focused keynote heralding the arrival of the Internet of Everything. Complete with celebrity schtick from Sarah Silverman and seamless demos…

January 7, 2014, 10:38 PM EST

Check-In CES: Haptic Headphones Transmitting sound simultaneously through skin, ear, and bone

Health technology meets entertainment at Able Planet, a company known equally for hearing aids and consumer audio. Their new Linx Fusion line of headphones takes the best elements of both…

January 7, 2014, 5:21 PM EST

Check-In CES: China Ups Its Game Huawei’s presence may be symbolic, but its hardware lineup can compete

Huawei is a major electronics manufacturer in China, but is still relatively unknown in the American market. Fortunately for CES attendees, their undaunted presence at CES shows a continuing interest…

January 7, 2014, 5:16 PM EST

Check-In CES: New Home Security One single, elegant device

While other home security technologies become more complex and interconnected, Canary decided to do the exact opposite, with stunning results. Canary decided to take the core functions of home security…

January 7, 2014, 5:14 PM EST

Check-In CES: Self-driving Cars Not nearly as futuristic as you might think

Mercedes-Benz has driven a self-driving car 62 miles on the public streets of Germany, while Google has logged thousands of miles stateside with their technology. Even so, not many people…

January 7, 2014, 5:11 PM EST