Daily Archives: January 6, 2008

Bill Gates on the second “digital decade”


Tonight at CES Bill Gates delivered his final CES (and perhaps final in the industry) keynote. The key announcements included a partnership with NBC to deliver video online for *every single sport* at the Olympics – some 3600 hours in … Continue reading

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Bill Gates: Guitar Hero!


Bill Gates: Guitar Hero! Originally uploaded by JoeDuck At the CES Keynote – Bill Gates’ last after some 8 years in a row – he introduced a handful of new Microsoft innovations, but the highlight of the show was a … Continue reading

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CES 2008: bloghaus bus has landed and their feed is up


More:  Bloghaus is now open and John Furrier looks like he’ll do a great job blogging CES.  Of course it would be nice would be to get some clues about what Furrier and Scoble are up to with the new … Continue reading

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Toshiba and HD-DVD


Franklin Paul at Reuters has good coverage of the CES Press Conference where HD-DVD is trying to dispel the rumors of impending doom:  http://blogs.reuters.com/mediafile/2008/01/06/toshiba-defiant-says-hd-dvd-down-not-out/ So far the Blu-Ray smackdown of HD-DVD is probably the big story at CES, though it’s … Continue reading

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Blogger Lounge – Convention Center


You have new Picture Mail! Originally uploaded by JoeDuck I haven’t been in this one yet, but the Venetian venue is really impressive – lots of PCs, TV, and comfort. I’d love to know the decisions involved in encouraging bloggers. … Continue reading

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Bloggers Lounge = Nice!


Posting this from the Venetian/Sands venue bloggers Lounge.  CES has done a great job for bloggers at this year’s conference, though I’ll be very interested to see how the press folks respond to the “invasion” of citizen journalists at CES.  … Continue reading

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Live from CES 2008 – Online Gaming Trends


I’m off to the discussion of MMORPG, console, and PC gaming.   I just did a lot of research about that for a Tech Insight Community project so I’m anxious to see how the presenters line up with what I learned … Continue reading

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