[ By: Kelsey Pommer | 24 Apr 2014 ]
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CEA announced earlier today that the 2014 International CES was a record-breaking show! We hosted 160,498 industry professionals, including  40,828 international attendees from 144 countries – that’s a 12.7 percent increase...

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[22 Apr 2014]
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It’s Earth Month and we have some tips to share with consumers on how to live green, buy green and recycle responsibly this month: Live Green: Try CEA’s Consumer Electronics Energy Calculator and Electronics Recycler Locator tools. Use technology to maximize your home’s energy efficiency. Use a smart home thermostat to more efficiently cool your home in the summer and warm it in the winter – this also saves money on your electricity bill. ...

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[22 Apr 2014]
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They are phrases we often hear, especially in marketing campaigns: “Seeing is believing” or “You’ve got to hear it to believe it.”   The reason these phrases come up again and again when manufacturers market new products is that they are successful. They convey to consumers that once they experience the features and benefits of the product, they will be converted into true believers.   In fact, CEA’s own research supports this. Just a few...

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[21 Apr 2014]
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  The rise of wearable technology promises to change not just the world of technology. The tech news site re/code recently shared how Google Glass is being modified by one company to help doctors treat patients.   Do you think this will become a reality?  Source: re/code.

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[21 Apr 2014]
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  Every year, CES attracts more than 150,000 attendees to Las Vegas and reaches millions more technology lovers all around the world. With an audience that massive, how do we find out where to grow and improve? In part, through social media.   During the 2014 CES, our official hashtag #CES2014 was mentioned more than 256,000 times on social networks like Twitter and Instagram. We track those conversations throughout the show and all year long. CEA’s own Jeff Joseph...

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[18 Apr 2014]
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Headed out of town for spring break? We’ve got the latest on the tech to bring with you and the transportation to get you there. Check out what else you might have missed in this week’s tech news.   Struggling to pedal uphill will soon be a thing of the past. This hybrid bike-wheel will make bike-riding a breeze no matter where you’re going or how long you plan to ride.   A road trip where you can’t wait to get into the car? It’s not so...