Today, the lead-up to the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) intensified. If you're a Twitter follower, setting up a search of #CES results in almost a constat stream of postings from attendees, vendors, press & bloggers. It should be interesting to see if Twitter can keep up with the load as the week progresses.
The following snippets resulted from following links that were Tweeted for both breaking tech and some interesting deals with good prices:
What's All This #CES Business About?
Via: CNNTech By John D. Sutter
The Consumer Electronics Show, which officially runs Thursday to Sunday in Las Vegas, bills itself as the "world's largest consumer technology trade show." Others have called it a "gadget Super Bowl" and "Christmas morning" for nerds.
Really, just pick a metaphor and run with it.
"It's the World Cup of technology. It is the geek gathering for the world," said Gary Shapiro, head of the Consumer Electronics Association, which hosts the annual, international event. "And everyone touched by technology goes there, with over 120,000 people in one location. They're all there. It's the who's who of technology. Nothing replicates it."
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Fuugo To Get Demonstrated At 2011 CES Show
[Touted As A New Way To Watch Television On Mobile Devices, Fuugo Gets Its First Showing-Off]
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Toshiba Shows Off iPad Competitor
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