Wall-to-wall stretchers to fit into the average home, high-end components, and all manner of headphones with clever, differentiating twists—these were everywhere in Las Vegas.
Coming into this year’s International CES, it would have been hard to imagine a broader selection of audio products in every form, to fit every taste, than was displayed in the Venetian’s demo suites and on the floor of the newly labeled Tech East (Central and South Halls). Multi-room systems of every stripe, both small-footprint speakers and those that would need the help of wall stretchers to fit into the average home, high-end components, and all manner of headphones with clever, differentiating twists – these were everywhere in Las Vegas last month.
Nortek this week announced that it is rebranding its Linear LLC subsidiary as Nortek Security & Control LLC. The new subsidiary will include the Linear and 2GIG brand, as well as the GoControl brand.
As the CES Unveiled event serves as a preview of some of the innovative products to be shown at the upcoming CES Show in Las Vegas, its no wonder that the 2014 edition—held Nov. 11 at The Metropolitan Pavilion in New York City—featured some of the most exciting products yet. If one needed proof that the CE industry is bursting at the seams with bold, creative startups and head-turning new products from veteran vendors. Here are some of the coolest things we saw on the CES Unveiled 2014 show floor.
Linear LLC said last week that it recently wrapped up its 2013 dealer council meetings, which concluded in Phoenix. The meetings were previously held in Minneapolis, Grand Rapids and Dallas.
LG will introduce a 55-inch OLED TV (55EM9700) to the U.S. market in March for an MSRP for between $10,000 and $12,000. Also beefs up Ultra HD and Google TV lines.
Petra Industries last week held its 14th annual charity golf tournament, which raised more than $70,000 for a pair of charities, Mercy Ministries of America and Whiz Kids.
Linear LLC said this week that it will host a social media training program for its dealers next week. The event, which will take place online, is scheduled for August 22 at 1 p.m. Eastern time.
LG this week announced the release of its P Series of server-based cloud monitors, which are meant to replace laptops and desktops for business purposes.