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CNNMoney: A $100 solar-powered tablet is coming soonupdated: Mon Feb 27 2012 11:51:00

Tune in to CNN's "The Next List" at 2 p.m. ET on Sunday to see a 30-minute profile of Yves Behar. For extended coverage of innovators and visionaries, check out The Next List's What's Next blog.

'Must-have' gadgets at world's biggest mobile showupdated: Wed Feb 22 2012 06:51:00

Mobile World Congress is the world's largest mobile phone trade show, held every year in Barcelona. It is the venue for manufacturers like Nokia, HTC, LG, and Samsung to reveal the must-have mobile devices and services of the year.

Smartphone prices slashed after CESupdated: Thu Jan 19 2012 09:01:00

The holidays are over, and the slew of smartphone debuts at the Consumer Electronics Show have come and gone. It's now safe for retailers and carriers to start dropping prices on 2011 and early 2012 smartphone inventory, and that's great news for those looking for a good deal.

Will.i.am has game -- like, literallyupdated: Tue Jan 17 2012 16:44:00

Most people know international recording artist Will.i.am (born William James Adams Jr.) as the producer and front man for The Black Eyed Peas, the Grammy-winning group that has performed at the Super Bowl and sold more than 18 million albums worldwide.

A new breed of 4G phones emergesupdated: Mon Jan 16 2012 14:08:00

The International Consumer Electronics Show, the giant gadget convention that wrapped up on Friday, has brought some frustrating news for AT&T or Sprint customers who bought a cutting-edge 4G smartphone last year.

CNNMoney: Polaroid goes digital with Android cameraupdated: Mon Jan 16 2012 09:44:00

Iconic film company Polaroid is determined not to get left behind in an increasingly digital age. A new Android-powered point-and-shoot camera is part of that reinvention.

How the Consumer Electronics Show lost its sparkupdated: Fri Jan 13 2012 13:03:00

No American city does unintentional irony quite like Las Vegas. And Las Vegas is always at its most unintentionally ironic during Consumer Electronics Show (CES) week, the January extravaganza that annually draws over 150,000 techno-tourists like myself to the seductively coercive city in the Nevada desert to pay homage to the hottest new electronic products on the planet.

CNNMoney: Apple's ghost hangs over CESupdated: Fri Jan 13 2012 12:33:00

The world's most influential gadget company famously shuns the annual Consumer Electronics Show extravaganza. Apple gives no keynotes, has no flashy booth, launches no products and doesn't officially attend. But as ever, it's the star around which thousands of other companies orbit.

'Augmented-reality' windshields and the future of drivingupdated: Fri Jan 13 2012 10:16:00

Imagine a future in which icons flash on your car windshield, hologram style, as your car approaches restaurants, stores, historic landmarks or the homes of friends.

Are you sick? There's an app for thatupdated: Fri Jan 13 2012 10:16:00

Tech expert Mario Armstrong reveals how gadgets and tech can help keep your health in check.

8 goofy gadgets from CESupdated: Thu Jan 12 2012 12:49:00

The world's largest consumer electronics show isn't just about splashy TVs, phones and tablets. CES's massive show floor also is home to plenty of less-hyped but quirkier gadgets. Here are eight that got our attention.

Stroller sets up with touch of a buttonupdated: Thu Jan 12 2012 03:19:00

CNN's Katie Linendoll reveals new gadgets for parents, including a stroller that breaks down with a touch of a button.

Thin, metal Ultrabook laptops ready for takeoffupdated: Thu Jan 12 2012 03:19:00

At the gadget industry's annual crystal-ball convention, laptops look more like products of Aston Martin than Fisher-Price.

Robot makers not thrilled to be stuck next to Justin Bieberupdated: Wed Jan 11 2012 21:10:00

For David Shafter, it should have been a dream: A crush of excited people swarming his booth at the International Consumer Electronics Show, where his startup is launching its first product.

Windows Phone backers declare mobile warupdated: Wed Jan 11 2012 18:38:00

Stephen Elop gave an impassioned speech on Monday about waging a war to re-enter the United States by establishing a beachhead here.

TVs in 2012 will get brighter, thinner, more socialupdated: Wed Jan 11 2012 10:08:00

When it comes to TVs -- often the flashiest, most buzzed-about gadgets at the International Consumer Electronics Show -- it takes several years for reality to catch up to the hype.

CES: Connected devices to improve healthupdated: Wed Jan 11 2012 10:08:00

HLN's Mario Armstrong is at CES and takes a look at connected devices, some that may even improve your health.

Can Snooki, Biebs create a hit gadget?updated: Wed Jan 11 2012 09:25:00

Hundreds of onlookers crowded around a booth inside the cavernous Las Vegas Convention Center, hoisting cameras overhead and straining for a glimpse of the woman with the tiny frame and the big fake eyelashes:

CNNMoney: Samsung unveils voice- and motion-controlled TVupdated: Tue Jan 10 2012 08:25:00

Forget that old-school remote. Samsung's new TVs are controlled by voice, gestures and facial recognition.

CNNMoney: Steve Ballmer's gonzo final CES keynote, backed by tweet choirupdated: Tue Jan 10 2012 07:22:00

Microsoft's final Consumer Electronics Show keynote was short on news but long on flashiness -- complete with a gospel choir, Cookie Monster, Ryan Seacrest and an Auto-Tuned Bill Gates.

CNNMoney: CES and the death of hardwareupdated: Tue Jan 10 2012 05:23:00

Quick, name the last revolutionary consumer electronic device.

5 CES gadgets that caught our eyeupdated: Mon Jan 09 2012 20:15:00

The humble thermostat is getting a 21st-century makeover. And so is the boombox, thanks to a son of the late reggae legend Bob Marley.

Tech Check: Looking forward to CES, 'Star Wars: The Old Republic'updated: Fri Jan 06 2012 12:34:00

On this week's Tech Check podcast, Doug Gross, Brandon Griggs and Mark Milian predict the biggest tech trends that will emerge from next week's Consumer Electronics Show.

5 gadget trends to watch at CESupdated: Fri Jan 06 2012 09:12:00

Like a stereotypical beauty pageant, it looks like thin will be in at the world's largest annual gadget convention next week in Las Vegas.

Why 3-D TV still hasn't caught on updated: Thu Jan 05 2012 10:49:00

3-D television was heralded as the breakthrough technology of the 2010 Consumer Electronics Show. Hot on the heels of James Cameron's eye-opening Avatar, 3-D HDTVs were everywhere on the show floor.

Maker to unveil world's largest OLED TVupdated: Mon Jan 02 2012 14:59:00

Korean electronics company LG caused a worldwide stir when it announced its 55-inch OLED panel last week, and now the company has rolled out two more pictures that show you what kind of remarkable TV set this is going to be.

CNNMoney: Microsoft's 2012 CES will be its lastupdated: Wed Dec 21 2011 15:22:00

One of the tech industry's biggest annual rituals, the January Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, is losing an iconic headliner. Microsoft has decided to pull out of the show, starting next year.

CNNMoney: Highlights and flameouts from the CES gadget extravaganzaupdated: Tue Jan 11 2011 12:24:00

My heels are bleeding, I haven't eaten a real meal in four days, and I can't fit all my swag in my suitcase -- but such is a typical end to the Consumer Electronics Show.

Motorola Atrix: a transforming phoneupdated: Mon Jan 10 2011 16:12:00

A dual-core smartphone that also docks as a laptop is one of Motorola's biggest show stoppers at CES 2011.

5 things we learned at CESupdated: Mon Jan 10 2011 16:12:00

After tapping dozens of greasy touchscreens, getting our ears pinched by 3-D glasses and braving crowds that would make a penguin claustrophobic, we members of the tech media said goodbye Sunday to the Consumer Electronics Show.

Motion, 3-D gaming right at home at CESupdated: Mon Jan 10 2011 13:28:00

The world's largest video game companies weren't about to miss an opportunity to get their consoles and hand-helds in front of a cutting-edge audience.

Joyride in a 2030 concept carupdated: Mon Jan 10 2011 05:57:00

Two wheels, battery operated and sometimes driverless, the GM EN-V rolled its wheels at CES 2011. CNN.com took a ride.

Despite sham show, Acer's dual touch-screen laptop a crowd pleaserupdated: Sat Jan 08 2011 21:26:00

A laptop with two touch-screens in lieu of a keyboard, tablets running an unfinished version of Google's Android, 3-D TV sets that don't require glasses.

Rough-and-tumble technologyupdated: Sat Jan 08 2011 09:19:00

Tech toys are great inside, but what about outside? CNN tracks down some tough toys at CES 2011.

3-D invades home movies, photosupdated: Sat Jan 08 2011 09:19:00

Louis Rousseau shot his family Christmas in three dimensions -- his relatives jutting out of the digital videos when viewed on a special TV with special glasses.

Lady Gaga: I carry a photo printer in my purseupdated: Sat Jan 08 2011 09:17:00

It's not just t-t-t-telephones for Lady Gaga.

It may take a genius to shop for smart TVsupdated: Sat Jan 08 2011 03:20:00

If so-called "smart TVs" are so clever, why do we feel so dense when trying to compare them?

Verizon takes steps toward launching TV Everywhere serviceupdated: Fri Jan 07 2011 19:50:00

For all the anticipation orbiting around Verizon's keynote, the hourlong presentation turned out to be nothing more than stargazing.

CES has tablets galore, but why can't we touch them?updated: Fri Jan 07 2011 16:19:00

Touch-screen tablets are poised to flood the market soon.

Tablets and 3-D sans glassesupdated: Fri Jan 07 2011 16:19:00

CNN's Dan Simon visits Las Vegas to preview what new gadgets are going to make waves at the Consumer Electronics Show.

CNNMoney: Facebook? Google is the next Googleupdated: Fri Jan 07 2011 14:07:00

Only in the fickle world of technology can a company with a market value of $200 billion and nearly 20% sales growth be considered yesterday's news.

Texting dryers, tweeting fridgesupdated: Fri Jan 07 2011 12:27:00

At CES 2011, appliances are getting the hook-up. CNN gives you a look at some household products that are newly online.

When refrigerators tweet and washing machines textupdated: Fri Jan 07 2011 12:27:00

Phones are "smart." So are TVs.

The best of CESupdated: Fri Jan 07 2011 12:00:00

CNN's Dan Simon takes a look at some of the most popular items at this year's Consumer Electronics Show.

New TVs emphasize bezels, black hues over slimnessupdated: Fri Jan 07 2011 12:00:00

The tech-industry hype last year was that TV sets were becoming thinner than ever -- with some particularly anorexic models getting down to just millimeters in width.

Android invasion arrives at CESupdated: Fri Jan 07 2011 11:54:00

Google doesn't have a booth at the Consumer Electronics Show, but the company's Android software is practically everywhere.

CNNMoney: Google dazzles CES with Android Honeycomb previewupdated: Thu Jan 06 2011 15:14:00

Google showed off a preview of its hotly awaited, tablet-optimized Android 3.0 -- nicknamed Honeycomb -- in a demo on Thursday at the Consumer Electronics Show.

CES roundup: Steve Martin, Lady Gaga, Ballmer's digital dietupdated: Thu Jan 06 2011 12:29:00

We're not sure if actor-author-comedian-musician Steve Martin is really at the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas this week, but if his tweets about CES are all this funny it doesn't matter.

Electronics makers try to resurrect the third dimensionupdated: Thu Jan 06 2011 10:28:00

Patrick Miller loves the idea of three-dimensional images jumping out of his living room TV, wowing his family and friends.

CES coverage: stay constantly connectedupdated: Thu Jan 06 2011 10:28:00

CNET editor at large Brian Cooley predicts all your music, movies, maps will all move off your gadgets and onto the web.

Microsoft tries to redefine the couch potatoupdated: Thu Jan 06 2011 10:27:00

Microsoft on Wednesday announced plans to redefine television as a medium that viewers can control by waving their hands and talking rather than clicking on remotes.

CNNMoney: Microsoft CEO Ballmer wants to talk Kinect, not tabletsupdated: Thu Jan 06 2011 10:09:00

Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer's CES kick-off speech unveiled new sales stats on the company's big holiday hit: its Kinect motion-sensor gaming platform, which sold 8 million units in its first 60 days.

AT&T cuts iPhone 3GS price to $49updated: Thu Jan 06 2011 09:55:00

If you thought Apple would be absent from the news during CES (which it traditionally doesn't attend), you were wrong.

AT&T outlines plans for 4G network, phonesupdated: Wed Jan 05 2011 18:34:00

AT&T, which has been late to the 4G race, announced detailed plans for its faster, fourth-generation network on Wednesday while showing its first 4G smartphones.

CES start-ups unveiled on escalatorupdated: Wed Jan 05 2011 16:43:00

Before CES 2011 begins, start-up inventors are already showing off their newest gadgets at the 2011 CES Start-up Debut.

Five nuggets before start of CESupdated: Wed Jan 05 2011 16:43:00

Some call the Consumer Electronics Show "Christmas for geeks."

CES: Preview the future of technologyupdated: Wed Jan 05 2011 16:37:00

The Consumer Electronics Show gives a glimpse into the tech trends and gadgets that will be released later this year.

5 gadget trends to watch at CESupdated: Wed Jan 05 2011 16:37:00

For gearheads, the holiday celebrations don't end after Hanukkah, Christmas, Kwanzaa and New Year's. Many new tech toys are unwrapped not just in December but in early January, at a not-so-little event in Las Vegas, Nevada.

CNNMoney: Internet TV sales up - but no one uses itupdated: Tue Jan 04 2011 11:29:00

The long-promised and never delivered concept of bringing the Internet to the living room is finally here.

The 10 biggest tech 'fails' of 2010updated: Wed Dec 29 2010 05:31:00

In 2010, we saw social networking skyrocket in popularity. We embraced a new category of tablet computer. And we rushed to new gaming systems that let us play video games without a controller.

Report: Google TV devices delayed as Google tweaks softwareupdated: Mon Dec 20 2010 07:26:00

We won't be seeing too many Google TV-powered devices at the next CES, which takes place in Las Vegas in January, because Google needs more time to work on the software, reports the New York Times citing unnamed sources.

7 reasons you won't want a Windows 7 slateupdated: Wed Dec 15 2010 07:34:00

Word on the street is that Microsoft plans to announce a Windows-powered iPad contender at next month's Consumer Electronics Show.

CNNMoney: Connecting the dots to a Verizon iPhoneupdated: Thu Oct 07 2010 14:38:00

The Verizon iPhone rumors have been ongoing for years -- but this time, the timing is perfect and has all the makings of the real deal.

So, who's still buying Netbooks?updated: Thu Sep 09 2010 11:12:00

While PC makers are running full-speed to chase the iPad's success, it's notable that just as quickly they've stopped talking about Netbooks.

Boxee Box crowned 'Last Gadget Standing' at CESupdated: Sat Jan 09 2010 22:49:00

The Boxee Box, a cubelike device that shares Internet content with your TV, won the annual "Last Gadget Standing" competition Saturday at the International Consumer Electronics Show.

Bold new e-readers grab attention at CESupdated: Fri Jan 08 2010 15:10:00

The first generation of electronic readers had little more than black-and-white text. The second generation had black-and-white text, simple graphics and Web connectivity.

E-readers all the rage at CESupdated: Fri Jan 08 2010 15:10:00

HLN's Joe Carter reports on the hottest e-readers at this year's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.

Cities scramble as business travel declinesupdated: Fri May 01 2009 11:25:00

Gone are the days, it seems, when executives can comfortably lounge poolside, expensing meetings and meals along with margaritas and massages.

CES and the recession: What was the impact?updated: Mon Jan 12 2009 12:39:00

There are probably a lot of different ways to measure how the deepening recession has impacted the Consumer Electronics Show, but in Sin City, it stands to reason that one of the best is how much business the local strip clubs are getting.

A tour of CES 2009updated: Mon Jan 12 2009 12:39:00

CNN.com's Nicole Lapin takes us on a tour of CES 2009, showing off the latest and greatest gadgets.

New year, new toys: eight highlights from CESupdated: Mon Jan 12 2009 11:53:00

Every year, the International Consumer Electronics Show yields dozens of exciting, useful and just plain silly high-tech gadgets. Sometimes they're even useful and silly at the same time, like a wristwatch cell phone.

CNNMoney: The tiny little road warriorupdated: Fri Jan 09 2009 13:57:00

Apparently it takes a big bad recession to revolutionize the tiny little projector.

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