Tag Archives: CES09

Mattel Mind Flex – Theta Wave Game Controller


Mattel Mind Flex – Theta Wave Game Controller Originally uploaded by JoeDuck Mattel Mind Flex was one of the most remarkable devices at CES 2009.  Simpler but coneptually similar to the Emotiv headset expected to be out soon,  Mattel’s device … Continue reading

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CES 2009 – Palm Pre bumps stock 34%


Here at CES 2009 Palm debuted the Pre, their new iPhone rival device with a snazzy slider keyboard and large touchscreen. The reviews were overwhelmingly positive and this sent Palm’s stock soaring yesterday 34% as the company’s sagging prospects were … Continue reading

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Tao at Venetian, Las Vegas


Tao at Venetian, Las Vegas Originally uploaded by JoeDuck Technology reporting is a *very* tough job, but somebody has to revive our sagging technology economy. I’m just glad it’s not … me. I’m blogging from Tao right now, where the … Continue reading

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Pre CES 2009


CES09 039 Originally uploaded by JoeDuck Although there are already thousands of press folks here at CES at demos and press conferences the main conference does not kick off until tonight when Steve Ballmer, Microsoft CEO, gives the first keynote. … Continue reading

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Samsung Bright Panel Display at CES 2009 Las Vegas “CES Unveiled”


Samsung Bright Panel Display Originally uploaded by JoeDuck The pic is not impressive but this huge daylight display panel was a magnificent piece of innovation by Samsung, with a 2000:1 static contrast ratio and intense white backgrounds. In person the … Continue reading

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Live from CES Las Vegas CES09 CES 2009


I’m live from the very comfortable Press Lounge at CES Las Vegas where journalists from all over the world are streaming in to cover the world’s largest and most influential Technology Show as well as the largest event of the … Continue reading

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Twidiots of the World, Unite!


Twidiots of the World, Unite! Loic LeMeur, the very popular Seesmic Founder, LeWeb Conference Organizer, and Twitter guy suggested improvements to Twitter search that would rank the material by the *authority* of the person writing, and this sparked a nice debate about how to assign value to the massive and constant stream of human commentary at Twitter. I didn’t like that idea: Continue reading

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