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Trade In Your Old Electronics

With the release of the Apple iPhone 4S, people have been rushing to get their hands on it.  As new gadgets come out, so do new costs.  If you have old technology you no longer use, why not turn it into some cash or credit to get the newest items?  At Abt Electronics you can trade in your usable electronics for extra cash or credit towards something new in the store.  Check it out…

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Sony’s Marketing Techniques Get Unique

With what seems to be somewhat of an over saturated market for tablets, Sony is preparing consumers for their version of the popular, portable electronics device coming out in Q4 with ominous commercials. Sony is no stranger to unique advertisements, but one has to ask; when does unique advertising become too, “flashy”? In early June, Sony released a commercial ominously introducing their tablet. I was intrigued by the single-shot, “Mouse Trap” look-a-like and even was hypnotized…

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CES: The Forecast

This Week In Consumer Electronics (TWICE) has an article predicting some trends that may appear at CES this year.  Many of which includes “the intelligence of things”.  They expect manufacturers to expand on their already existing products, like GPS units and computers, by making them more efficient, sleek and packed with new features.  Only time will tell what shows up at CES.  Stay tuned for more updates!…

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Consumer Electronics Expo 2011 Approaches…

It’s that time of year, when electronics retailer specialists, techno saavy people and all around tech geeks gather in Las Vegas for the annual Consumer Electronics Expo.  Better known as CES, members of the Abt family and numerous buyers will be on location updating our site with news and reviews. The expo will run between the days of January 6th-9th.  Check back with our blog for daily updates including new techie goodness.…

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Behind the Bolt: Terry Forrest; Four Decades and Still Going Strong

The year was 1967.  Fresh out of high school Terry Forrest was looking for a temporary summer job to earn some money.  Hearing that a company in his neighborhood was looking for employees, he applied and got hired to be their driver.  One day after his deliveries, he was approached by none other than Bob Abt, telling him he should get himself a white t-shirt and a tie so he could hit…

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CES 2010 Kicks Off Tonight With Ballmer's Keynote Address

Tomorrow is the official start of the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Many people will arrive today to get a headstart on viewing all the greatest new consumer electronics. Some of the newest technology has already been leaked. Here are a few of the new products that you should check out. iHome is revealing the iP2. It’s an iPod docking station perfect for a kitchen. With a 50-watt amp you…

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