Software Turns Every Phone into a Cell-Tower-Free Transmitter and Receiver via Social Media DistributionJanuary 4, 2011 6:34 am | Comments
LAS VEGAS -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Peep Wireless Technology is revealing its PeepApp iPhone software at CES in Las Vegas starting today. The software App turns every phone into a client/server viral transmitter/receiver. Those “seed phones”, in turn, capture every device with bluetooth, WiFi or other spectrum points (ie: Game Boxes, Pads, Cafes, Bluetooth cars, PC’s, Internet TV’s, numbering over 450 million locations) and cause the Peep Mesh to grow and grow around the world in a repercussive peer-to-peer manner.
Motorola is helping consumers adapt to new laws affecting cell phone use while driving with the introduction of three new hands-free devices: Finiti™, CommandOne™ and Roadster™. These hands-free devices are designed with integrated ability to allow users to respond to texts with their voice. Using the latest in Bluetooth technology, the devices not only offer solutions for hands-free calling, but for text messaging as well.
LAS VEGAS --(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Eastman Kodak Company today introduced at the 2011 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) digital photography products and services that redefine the way consumers capture, share and display their picture-perfect moments. Combining consumer insights with intuitive technology, Kodak is reshaping the way consumers share with its newest offerings, including the world’s only digital cameras with 3-step sharing1 and new sharing destinations like TWITTER, as well as a high-quality addition to the entry of Kodak’s line of AiO Inkjet Printers featuring Kodak’s unique affordable ink system, and a new way to create and experience 3D images at home.
LAS VEGAS -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Cavium Networks announced that Delta Electronics has adopted Cavium’s WiVu™ technology to enable several next generation designs with WiFi-based wireless display capability. Based on Cavium’s high performance 2D and 3D PureVu™ video processors, one of the key differentiators of WiVu is the superior video quality it provides not only for movie content, but also for high resolution PC text and graphics.
Ralink’s Wireless Innovations at Heart of Several Breakthrough Display, HD Streaming, and Peer-to-Peer Offerings from Leading Consumer Electronics MakersJanuary 3, 2011 6:34 am | Comments
LAS VEGAS -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Ralink Technology Corporation will demonstrate its latest wireless technologies, connectivity devices and applications at the 2011 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Nevada. Ralink’s demonstrations will take place at the Las Vegas Hilton, Hospitality Room #28-115.
Huffington Post Co-Founder and Editor in Chief Arianna Huffington Featured Speaker at CES LIT DinnerJanuary 3, 2011 6:34 am | Comments
The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)® announced that Arianna Huffington, co-founder and editor-in-chief of The Huffington Post, will be a featured speaker at the Leaders in Technology Dinner (LIT), to be held at the 2011 International CES®. Huffington will do a fireside chat with Netflix CEO Reed Hastings as part of Hastings’ keynote at the Leaders in Technology Dinner.
First TV Series Devoted to Lifestyle Electronics and High-End Custom Installation in Celebrity HomesJanuary 3, 2011 6:34 am | Comments
NEW YORK -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- DIY Network, the go-to-destination for home improvement, is set to announce Hollywood Hi-Tech (wt), the first TV series devoted to home electronics and high-end custom installation in celebrity homes, at the 2011 International CES, the world’s largest technology tradeshow.
SAN DIEGO -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Cricket Communications Inc. announced it will debut Muve Music, its new wireless rate plan with unlimited music, and the new Samsung Suede™ (SCH-r710) mobile phone at the 2011 International Consumer Electronics Show. For the first time publicly people will be able to see and experience Muve Music from Cricket – first announced on December 20, 2010 - a new wireless rate plan with unlimited music which has been designed exclusively for the mobile phone and does not require the use of a computer.
Cavium Networks to Showcase Complete Connected Home Solutions for Whole Home Wireless Video DistributionJanuary 3, 2011 6:34 am | Comments
LAS VEGAS -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Cavium Networks will be demonstrating complete connected home solutions for whole home wireless video distribution entirely based on the PureVu and ECONA product lines at the 2011 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) at the Las Vegas Convention Center on January 6-9, 2011.
LAS VEGAS -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Alereon, Inc. and Spectec Computer Co. Ltd. announced the availability of the Spectec CameraJet™ Wireless Solution that brings new levels of speed and connectivity to the transfer of media from mobile devices. The Spectec solution consists of the SDU-7200 Wi-Jet SD card and the SDU-7500 Wi-Jet USB dongle.
LUXEMBOURG -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Skype has announced the new version of its iPhone application that brings video calling to millions of mobile users around the globe over both 3G and WiFi networks. Available to download from the Apple App Store today, the new Skype for iPhone App allows iPhone , iPad and iPod touch owners to make and/or receive free* Skype video calls for the first time.
LAS VEGAS, /PRNewswire/ -- ESCORT Inc. is presenting the new PASSPORT iQ™, the world's first and only integrated radar detector and GPS NAV driving accessory, at the 2011 CES Digital Experience on Jan 5th (7 to 9 PM, Caesars Palace) during CES (Consumer Electronics Show). PASSPORT iQ™ establishes the standard for protecting consumers from unwanted tickets and guiding them safely to their destination.
NEW YORK -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Barnes & Noble, Inc. announced that with millions of NOOK eReading devices sold, the line has become the company’s biggest bestseller ever in its nearly 40-year history. The new NOOKcolor Reader’s Tablet, introduced just eight weeks before Christmas, is the company’s number one selling gift of the holiday season.
LOS ANGELES -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- In honor of its CES exhibiting debut, JustDeals.com , the deal-a-day retailer, is offering free music downloads plus a discount coupon during the week of the convention. Shoppers who participate in the “Pay with a Tweet” program will receive three free song downloads for the price of a Tweet during CES week, which begins January 5 and runs until January 12, 2011.
By Ina Fried Article Source: CNET News Lookout Mobile Security, which just raised fresh capital to boost its fight against mobile malware, said it has identified the peskiest cell phone threat to date. The Android Trojan, dubbed Geinimi, has cropped up in China and is capable of taking a significant amount of personal data and sending it to remote servers.