Jan 09, 2015
CEA Celebrates One Year of Linking U.S Veterans with Tech Careers
Today at the 2015 International CES®, the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)® and U.S. Tech Vets celebrated the one-year anniversary of the launch of USTechVets.org, an online community to connect the one million U.S. service members who are transitioning back into civilian life with employment opportunities in the technology industry. Full Release
Jan 08, 2015
Streaming Devices Poised to Dominate Viewing Preferences as Seven in 10 TV Viewers Stream Programming
While the television continues to provide the best quality picture and viewing experience, the way content is being discovered and consumed is changing dramatically, especially for millennials. According to the preliminary results of the second NATPE||Content First and the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)® joint research study on consumers’ attitudes toward television viewing, just 55 percent of millennials use TVs as their primary viewing platform, while streaming devices – laptops, tablets, and smartphones – are poised to dominate their viewing preferences. Full Release
Jan 08, 2015
CEA Announces Winners of 2015 Mark of Excellence Awards
The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)® today announced the winners for the 2015 Mark of Excellence Awards, presented by CEA’s TechHome Division and CE Pro Magazine. The Mark of Excellence awards recognize the best in custom integration and installed technology from manufacturers, distributors and systems integrators across more than 30 award categories. Full Release
Jan 07, 2015
CEA Signs On as First Major Supporter of UAS Safety Campaign, "Know Before You Fly"
AUVSI, AMA and the Small UAV Coalition in partnership with the FAA promote safe and responsible flying
The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)® announced its support of the new UAS safety campaign, “Know Before You Fly,” today during the 2015 International CES®. The campaign provides prospective operators of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) with the information and guidance they need to fly safely and responsibly. The effort is being spearheaded by the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI), Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA) and the Small UAV Coalition in partnership with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).
Jan 06, 2015
Record-Breaking Year Ahead: CEA Reports Industry Revenues to Reach All-Time High of $223.2 Billion in 2015
Revenues for the consumer electronics (CE) industry are projected to grow three percent in 2015 and to reach an all-time high of $223.2* billion, according to The U.S. Consumer Electronics Sales and Forecasts, the semi-annual industry report released today by the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)®. The total revenues forecast was announced by CEA President and CEO Gary Shapiro during his opening remarks today at the 2015 International CES®, the global gathering place for all who thrive on the business of consumer technology, running January 6-9. Full Release
Jan 06, 2015
Tuning in to Tech: CEA Study says Viewers want 4K UHD, Smart TVs
While the television remains viewers’ primary means of accessing video content, the number of consumers watching video content via streaming (63 percent) is gaining on those who watch through a traditional service provider (68 percent), according to a pair of new studies from the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)®.