The following statement is attributable to Gary Shapiro, president and CEO, Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)®, in response to today’s House vote on H.R. 3309, the Innovation Act: Full Release
The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)® announced today that it is adding this week’s Innovation Act vote to its Technology Legislation Scorecard. The CEA scorecard assesses every member of Congress on whether they support innovation. Full Release
During this holiday season, the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)® has a few tips on how to live green, buy green and recycle responsibly with GreenerGadgets.org, the destination to learn how to be more eco-friendly with your electronics. Full Release
Over half of U.S. adults who shopped through Friday, November 29 and bought consumer electronics (CE), did so online (55 percent), a 10 percentage point increase over last year and a new record, according to interim results from the Consumer Electronics Association’s (CEA)® annual Black Friday Survey. CEA’s Black Friday Survey examines shopping habits, intentions and expectations Thanksgiving Day through Monday, December 1. Full Release
Consumer confidence toward technology spending reached its highest level for the month of November since 2009, while sentiment toward the overall economy also saw increases in November, according to the latest figures released today by the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)®. Full Release
New data released today by the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)® found that 61 percent of U.S. adults plan to shop during the Thanksgiving holiday, the biggest shopping weekend of the year. CEA’s Pre-Black Friday Survey also found that 31 percent of shoppers plan to buy consumer electronics (CE) products this weekend. Among those planning to purchase electronics, most expect to buy a tablet computer (30 percent) followed closely by laptop computers (29 percent), video game consoles (29 percent) and televisions (22 percent). Full Release
Tom Wheeler, the new Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman, will be a featured speaker at the 2014 International CES®. Owned and produced by the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)® the 2014 International CES, the world’s gathering place for all who thrive on the business of consumer technologies, will run January 7-10, 2014, in Las Vegas, Nevada.
The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)® published new research today revealing consumers’ shopping habits and attitudes toward protecting mobile devices from accidental damage. The report, Consumer Electronics, Protection Plans and Changing Habits, created in collaboration with SquareTrade, explores what consumer’s value most in a protection plan for gifts purchased during the 2013 holiday shopping season. According to CEA’s 20th Annual CE Holiday Purchase Patterns Study, the most desired electronics gifts this holiday season are tablets, notebook/laptop computers, televisions, smartphones and video gaming consoles. As these devices often fall prey to accidental damage, warranties to protect them will also be in high demand. Full Release
The following statement is attributable to Julie Kearney, vice president of regulatory affairs and Doug Johnson, vice president of technology policy of the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)®, regarding the recent statement by Federal Communications Committee (FCC) Chairman Tom Wheeler to increase consumer access to in-flight mobile wireless services: Full Release
The following statement is attributable to Gary Shapiro, president and CEO, Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)®, on the House Judiciary Committee’s vote on the Innovation Act of 2013: Full Release
Receive customized RSS feeds delivered straight to your inbox. Select the beats that interest you!
CEA's Digital Answer Man Jim Barry visits media outlets annually, educating consumers on new products and trends. CEA members can add their products to the tour at no charge!