Archive for the 'CES 2010' Category

Samsung NX10 Camera: Product of the Day, Day 7, 2010

Samsung NX10 Interchangeable Lens Digital Camera As photographed by Don at Pepcom Digital Experience, CES 2010 Regular readers of my column and this site know I am a fan of the Micro Four-Thirds digital camera format.  For those who are unfamiliar, Micro Four-Thirds is an digital camera format that features interchangeable lenses and live view, [...]

Dreamer BluTV : Product of the Day, Day 5, 2010

At CES 2010 I received a private demonstration of BluTV from Dreamer Corporation.  It’s really cool and only the second application of Blu-ray’s BD-Live that I have found really exciting. Do you like having a YouTube channel?  Well, how would you like to have your own real TV channel that anyone in the world with [...]

so-na-wall Speakers : Product of the Day 4, 2010

so-na-wall Speakers Anyone who has visited my site or read my newspaper column regularly knows what I think of the tiny Bose  Acoustimass cube speakers.  To sum it up, they are horribly designed and executed, have serious sonic defects, and are an extremely poor value  Check out Bose: Better Profits through Marketing to learn the [...]

Polk Hitmaster : Product of the Day 2, 2010

The Polk Hitmaster… playing greatest hits at a living room near you! The Polk Hitmaster is one of those products that makes you think, “Why didn’t I think of that?” The Polk Hitmaster AM2555-A looks like a miniature version of the stage monitors used by rock bands.  It is meant to be used by gamers [...]

Pro-Ject RM-1.3 Turntable : Product of the Day, Day 1, 2010

Pro-ject RM-1.3 Turntable Outfit I love vinyl, so we are kicking the year off with a nice little turntable that looks great and is quite affordable! Sumiko had the sweet little Pro-Ject RM-1.3 turntable on display at CES 2010.  I’ve read about this turntable in British hi-fi magazines (where it is called the Genie and [...]

CES 2010: Panasonic 3D HDTV demo on 152-inch plasma TV

 The screen in the center is the world’s largest plasma HDTV… 152 inches!   Panasonic had a special press event Wednesday evening, the day before the show floor opened.  Front and center was a 152-inch plasma with 4 x 1080p resolution and 3D capability.  I wish I could do an online Vulcan mind meld a’ [...]

Interview with Tim Baxter, President of Samsung Consumer Electronics USA

  On show opening day of CES 2010 I had the pleasure of a private interview with Tim Baxter, President of Samsung Consumer Electronics USA. Highlights of our conversation: DL: What do you see as the most important drivers of your 2010 television line? TB: Primarily Apps and 3D.  About 30% of our 2010 television [...]

2010 Consumer Electronics Show

I just got back from Las Vegas- had a great time at the 2010 Consumer Electronics Show.  There was a buzz and positive energy at the show that was noticed by most everyone I spoke with, a stark contrast to last year, which was kind of gloomy given the economic conditions. Welcome to Las Vegas!  [...]