Gorenje is currently exhibiting at LivingKitchen 2013 in Cologne, Germany, showcasing its Gorenje+ built-in appliances. The company is premiering the IQcook, an induction hob (cooktop) with IQ sensors and the IQsteam cooking program for healthy cooking.

Gorenje also exhibited a prototype Wi-Fi ready version of its high-tech iChef+ oven.

The Wi-Fi interface allows the oven to be controlled remotely using a smartphone

A decade ago, a cataclysm rocked the photography business as digital image sensors replaced fim.

It turns out that was just the beginning.

At the Photokina show, it was clear a second wave of change is sweeping through the industry. Cameras produced during the first digital photography revolution looked and worked very similarly to their film precursors, but now designers have begun liberating them from the old constraints.

Three big developments are pushing the changes: a new class of interchangeable-lens cameras, the arrival of smartphones with wireless networking, and the sudden enthusiasm

There are photography expos, and then there's Photokina. Held every other year in Cologne, Germany, this massive trade show grabs the imagination of photographers, camera enthusiasts, retailers, and gear nerds worldwide, setting imaging industry trends for years to come.

What to Expect

Tech shows like the annual Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas are important events for camera news, but announcements from other corners of the industry -- like televisions and, these days, mobile gadgets -- tend to dominate the headlines. At Photokina, though, it's all about the photo gear

Subzero and Wolf The international kitchen exhibition Living Kitchen debuts this year in Cologne, Germany, from January 18-23. The event will host the latest design and innovations in the field of kitchenware and home appliances.

Innovative kitchen appliances will be showcased from companies such as Novy, Bosch, Neff, Subzero & Wolf, Blum and others.

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