Feel that gadget lust

Subject: Shows and Expos | January 12, 2009 - 12:02 PM |
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If the videos that Ryan posted over the weekend still haven't satisfied your desire to see everything that was on display at CES 2009, follow the links below and you can pretty much be guaranteed to have caught as much coverage as is humanly possible.  You can start off by taking a look at the current tablet for the OLPC project as captured by The Tech Report.  It isn't a powerful gaming laptop by any means, it's a fairly simple Atom based tablet with a 60GB hard drive that only weighs 2.8lbs, perfect for a child

Showing off high tech in a low economy

Subject: Shows and Expos | January 9, 2009 - 12:45 PM |
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One of the biggest headaches for tech innovation right now has to be the economic downturn.  Not just because their own jobs may be in danger but also because buying new luxury items really isn't at the top of most people lists.  The gang at CES 2009 is soldiering on regardless, bringing all the newest toys, gadgets and tools to show off.  Many displays are toned down compared to last year; but there is still a wide variety to see.  Check out AnandTech's highlights here.

Source: AnandTech

Digital Experience, the appetizer before CES

Subject: Shows and Expos | January 8, 2009 - 03:39 PM |
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Think Computers had a chance to drop by the CES before CES, known as the Digital Experience.  It's a slimmed down version of CES, where the represented companies only show off the newest, as yet unseen products, leaving the already announced items for CES proper.  Head over for four pages of new kit you have never seen in the wild until now.

ASUS at CES 2009: a video run through

Subject: Shows and Expos | January 7, 2009 - 03:45 PM |
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ASUS definitely isn't sitting on its hands with this whole "Eee" branding thing.  While we have in the past poked fun at the company's desire to put the Eee moniker on just about ANYTHING they could paint white, at CES yesterday ASUS showed off quite a few interesting new products in various stages of development.  The most exciting was probably the Eee Keyboard PC - a fully functioning computer in a stylized keyboard that has an iPhone-sized touch pad on the right hand side where the number pad would usually be located.  The back of the unit has connections like Ethernet, DVI/V

What happens in Vegas ... gets posted to our front page

Subject: Shows and Expos | January 7, 2009 - 11:43 AM |
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CES 2009 is in full swing, but instead of heading to the tech displays, the first thing Legit Reviews did was try out the massage chairs.  Luckily, someone managed to pry them out of the chair and forced them to take some pictures.  Corsair is showing off 64GB thumb drives and some really impressive triple channel kits.  They played with the Novint Falcon , and recorded it so you can get an idea how exactly the new controller works.  AMD and LogiTech also had some interesting booths set up, so head ove

ASUS Chairman Unveils the Latest Innovation and Computing Concepts at CES 2009 in Las Vegas

Subject: Shows and Expos | January 7, 2009 - 11:11 AM |
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LAS VEGAS, NV (January 6th, 2009) - ASUS Chairman Jonney Shih unveils the company's latest innovations and introduces its futuristic computing concepts at a keynote speech two days before the official opening of the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas.

In a 40-minute presentation, Shih talks about the speedy growth of ASUS' branded notebooks and the revolutionary Eee PC (Easy to Learn, Easy to Work and Easy to Play) line, which set the industry trend for netbooks.

Source: ASUS

ASUS' Showcases Exciting New Technology, Innovations and Products in Las Vegas

Subject: Shows and Expos | January 7, 2009 - 11:09 AM |
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CONSUMER ELECTRONICS SHOW, LAS VEGAS, NV (January 6, 2009) - ASUS, worldwide leader in component and notebook design and manufacturing, will unveil its extensive lineup of products showcasing at CES 2009. Focusing on the main theme of "Access Life with ASUS", the rich assortment of products that will be exhibited at CES 2009 aim to simplify users' lives and help them realize their full potentials in the new digital era.

Source: ASUS

nVIDIA's hat head

Subject: Shows and Expos | August 28, 2008 - 11:13 AM |
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Ryan published a summary of NVISION08 yesterday, covering the highlights of the show and going into much more depth that he had time to do while experimenting with liveblogging.   There was one big announcement that didn't make it into that article, because nVIDIA had been keeping it under their hats, ready to be pulled out when everyone was getting ready to leave.

Intel's X58 chipset will natively support SLI, no special logic chips required.

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NVIDIA's CEO Takes the Stage

After seeing the first two days of NVISION08 we summarize our thoughts about the keynotes and sessions so far. Come read NVIDIA's view of how the GPU will look in 2013 and see a real-time ray tracer running via CUDA on the GT200.

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Live from NVISION08 Day 3!

Day 3 of NVISION basically starts and ends with Jen-Hsun Huang's closing keynote that will apparently feature the famous MythBuster's pair and "truly amazing machine." If this is just 3-Way SLI I am going to be really let down...