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January 2013

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Thunderbolt Technology Transfers at the Speed of Lightning

One of the developments from CES 2013 that didn’t get much fanfare was the noticeable increase in product support for the Thunderbolt standard. Because it’s just an interface, it didn’t attract the attention that flashy TVs or flexible smartphones may have. But the growing adoption of the Thunderbolt technology is something that will greatly benefit everyone who consumes…

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CES 2013 Television Recap

TVs were bigger, brighter and more detailed than ever before at CES 2013   If it’s electronic, and there’s even a small possibility someone would be interested in buying it, chances are that it was at CES 2013. From intelligent refrigerators to furry cat ears that read your brainwaves, you could find it all under one large roof…

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CES 2013 Camera Recap

CES 2013: The photo industry responds to a rapidly-changing world of image consumption and sharing Wi-Fi Enabled cameras CES 2013—With so much of the population packing smartphones capable of producing acceptable-quality photos, camera makers have had to innovate in recent years to keep their products viable. The main allure of a camera phone, besides eliminating the need to…

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Whirlpool Showcases Possible Kitchen of the Future

During CES 2013, electronics companies get first in show for their newest products. Abt Electronics was out there last week bringing you the best looking items that will be hitting the market sometime this year. Electronics are all the rage in Vegas for the month of January during this big event, but this year, Whirlpool, known for their appliances, turned…

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CES 2013 Recap

CES 2013 has come and gone, leaving in its wake an assortment of awesome new tech toys. Some, like the Sharp 8K TV or Samsung’s Curved OLED TV, were intended mostly as proof-of-concept, and won’t be hitting our shelves or your home theater any time in the next few years. Others will be available very soon, or already…

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ASUS Varidrive: The Perfect Ultrabook Companion

The ASUS Varidrive is an optical drive with a trick up its sleeve CES 2013—CES seemed to show the industry moving in two basic directions that may end up conflicting. We are consuming, and needing to store, more data than ever before: ultra high definition video; lossless, uncompressed audio; and photos from high-megapixel cameras that approach 100 MB…

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NVIDIA Display Cluster CES 2013

People love their cars. They put hundreds, even thousands into them well after they bought it. It becomes a status symbol as well as an expression of the driver. NVDIA showcased their NVIDIA Display Cluster, which is a digital reproduction of all your analog buttons you would be familiar with for your car.  Josh Davis stopped by the…

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Sharp 8K TV: This One Goes To Eleven

The king is dead, long live the king. And just like that, 4K has been made obsolete as quickly as it debuted. Okay, not really. 4K TVs are still the ultimate in image quality available to consumers, but at CES 2013, we got a glimpse of Sharp’s 85-inch 8K TV. Yep, 8K.”  That’s double the detail of a 4K…

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Sennheiser HE90: The Holy Grail of Headphones

The Sennheiser HE90 Headphones. This is what half my yearly salary sounds like. CES 2013—We love CES because, much like our showroom, it’s a veritable playground for electronics that push the limit of quality and elegance, the results of a manufacturer sparing no expense in crafting the ultimate representation of its brand. Case in point: the Sennheiser Orpheus…

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