ces 2012

Samsung’s Smart TV Can “Listen, See, And Do” No Evil

We're live here at Samsung's live press conference at CES International 2012, and Samsung is introducing a new Smart TV with the ability to "listen, see, and do" what it wants, without ever touching t

Samsung’s Live Press Conference At CES International 2012

It would be a huge understatement to say that Samsung had a good 2011. But that's not what today's about. Today, we're looking into the future of Samsung and no place is better than the Venetian Hotel

Verizon’s Droid RAZR MAXX Seems To Be The Droid RAZR With Better Battery Life

Remember the exceptionally long-named Droid RAZR MAXX that got <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2011/12/17/verizons-next-droid-razr-already-spotted-in-their-system/">spotted in Verizon's inventory

LG Officially Unveils The Spectrum With 720p Display And Verizon LTE

LG and Verizon have <a href="http://news.verizonwireless.com/news/2012/01/pr2012-01-06d.html">just announced</a> their latest LTE Android 2.3 Gingerbread-powered smartphone: the LG Spectrum. Most impr

Verizon Makes The Motorola Droid 4 Official

It's been but 5 months since the Droid 3 hit the shelves — but hey, who doesn't like a bit of rapid obsolescence in the morning? Meet the just announced Droid 4 for Verizon; it's got all of the sta

Pioneer Announces Android Support For AppRadio 2

AppRadio has always been a pretty sweet offering from Pioneer, but something important was missing: support for Android. In 2012, however, Pioneer's new AppRadio 2 platform will support both iPhone 4/

Netgear Intros Media Storage Router At CES: The WNDR4500

Here at the CES International 2012 in Las Vegas, Netgear has whipped out the latest iteration in its line of flagship routers: the WNDR4500. Just like the previous model, you'll find integrated storag

Ustream: Watch Sharp’s CES 2012 Press Conference Live!

Sharp. Everyone likes Sharp. They can do wrong, really, and they are taking the stage next at CES 2012. Their press conference, which is embedded after the jump, is set to kick off at 11:00 am PST. Ex

BlackBerry PlayBook’s Next OS Plays To RIM’s Strengths: Email, Calendar, Productivity

CES generally isn't RIM's stomping ground, but the Canadian company is here in force. Chief among RIM's news is details about the upcoming PlayBook refresh. Available for download next month, PlayBook

Belkin Outs The Thunderbolt Express Dock, A Multi-Port Adapter For All Your Docking Needs

You have a cable problem. Belkin has the docking solution. The Thunderbolt Express Dock aims to be a notebook (or iMac) owner's best friend. As the name suggests, the dock utilizes the speedy, mul

Toshiba’s New Excite X10 Tablet Is World’s Thinnest 10-Inch (For Now)

So much excitement. This is my first CES and while <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2012/01/05/best-ces-ever/">MG may be correct</a> to think that some of my fellow tech bloggers find this trip a

SolarKindle Cover Is Walking On Sunshine (Whoaaa!)

I've done <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2011/12/08/2011-holiday-gift-guide-nook-tablet-and-kindle-fire-accessories-that-are-must-have/">my fair share</a> of Kindle cover research, and to tell y

The Samsung DA-E750 Is A Speaker Dock For Wannabe Audiophiles

There is a surefire way to improve the look and feel of any audio device: add vacuum tubes. These ancient electronic valves drip with nostalgia. Traditionally only high-end analog audio devices employ

Velocity Micro Shows Its New Tablets And Pico Projector Before CES

While many big companies are putting on big press conferences next week at CES, many smaller ones are getting their new gadgets out there early so people will want to drop by their booth. Velocity Mic

HP Unveils Two New Desktop PCs: The Omni All-In-One And The HPE h9 Phoenix

Ultrabooks are all the rage for 2012, and we'll probably see quite a few of them at CES next week. But there are still some of us who prefer a more robust computing experience, which is why HP has tod

55 Inches: LG To Showcase World’s Largest OLED TV AT CES 2012

We've been waiting for large-sized <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/tag/oled">OLED</a> TVs at least since Sony rolled out the cool (but too small) <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/tag/xel-1/">

In Which We Reveal The Top CES 2012 Trends Without Breaking Embargoes

CES 2012 is going to be a crapshoot of predictable products. How do we know? Meetings, lots and lots of pre-show meetings. Like previous shows, Apple will not be present in person but still has a majo

TC Gadgets Weekly Webcast: The iPad Mini, CES, And A Coffeemaker

This week the lads and I talk about the iPad Mini, our huge booth at CES, and my new <a HREF="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2011/12/16/review-krups-ea82-automatic-espresso-maker-makes-you-love-to-love-i

The Behringer iNuke: The 8-Foot iPhone Dock For The Oligarch Who Has Everything

While I'm fairly certain that this is a publicity stunt tied into the upcoming CES season, BEHRINGER (their caps, not mine) has announced the iNuke, an 8x4 foot, 700 pound iPhone/iPad dock. It costs $

30-50 Ultrabooks Are Expected To Launch At CES 2012, But Can They Break The CES Curse?

Every year at the global electronic bazaar that is the Consumer Electronic Show, there is a product du jour. A certain product segment seemingly overloads the trade show. iPad killers were out in forc