This year's CEDIA Expo in Atlanta drew more than 20,700 attendees, which represented "modest growth" from last year's total. About 20 percent of the attendees were at CEDIA Expo for the first time, the organization reported. Expo also saw a 6% increase in exhibitors from 2009, to 453.
The CEDIA Electronics Lifestyles Awards annual dinner took place Saturday night at CEDIA Expo in Atlanta, with ten products winning Best New Product as part of the Manufacturers' Excellence Awards
iPort, a developer in-wall system for the Apple iPod, is shipping the CM-IW2000 Control Mount for iPad.
CEDIA has announced the finalists in its Manufacturers’ Excellence Awards competition. The finalists include 30 products in the Best New Product category; two finalists for the Horizon Award, which recognizes products yet to be released; and three finalists for the Sustainable Lifestyle Product Innovation award, which recognizes products with an eco-conscious focus.
Winning products and companies to be announced at annual Awards Banquet during CEDIA EXPO
Finalists named in Best New Product, Horizon Award and Sustainable Lifestyle Product categories
iPort recently introduced the IW line, a series of in-wall digital media systems designed to integrate a variety of iPod portable media players.
Last year, Control4 cemented partnerships with some of the industry’s leading specialty retailers. This year, the company will increase its focus on new partnerships with manufacturers.
As you might expect these days, the vast majority of questions I get on the CEA “Digital Answer Man Tour” are about flat screens, digital HDTV and digital music. But increasingly I get asked a lot about accessories. This reflects the growing importance of this category of products that make primary consumer electronics devices work better, connect to one another or make them easier to take along in this age of “content anywhere.” The CE accessory business is now more than $2 billion and growing as cutting edge digital and wireless technologies produce an ever-expanding roster of smaller and more mobile devices, that let
EchoStar PocketDISH media players. Available now for $599, $499 and $329 SRPs. EchoStar and its satellite TV service DISH Network now have a line of portable media players, in 2.2-inch, 4-inch or 7-inch LCD screen sizes. The devices can download and store MP3s and photos, as well as video transferred from DISH Network DVRs. Call (800) 333-DISH or visit www.dishnetwork.com. Apple G5 with Front Row. Available now for SRPs starting at $1,299. While Apple's iPod Video took center stage in a slew of recent announcements, it is perhaps the new G5 desktop that is more significant. It ships with "Front Row", Apple's