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Ultra PCs, 4G smartphones and other gizmos turning heads at CES 2012

At this year’s Consumer Electronics Show, thinner, lighter and faster are reigning themes, with big name brands like Samsung and Toshiba unveiling a deluge of ever-more-portable-and-powerful laptops, tablets, and smartphones. TVs, meanwhile, are getting bigger and easier-to-use, built to stream online content and obey viewers’ spoken commands. Smaller manufacturers eager to show off secondary products – some practical, some amusing, and some just plain kitschy – join the glitzier giants on the floor of the Las Vegas Convention Center. From sleek to geeky, here are some of the devices being touted at the annual gadget bonanza.

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