CEA announced Thursday that FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski, Ericsson CEO Hans Vestberg and Huffington Post founder Arianna Huffington will appear at "SuperSessions" this January at International CES.
Jim Bankoff, the former AOL exec responsible for buying Engadget for the Internet portal, has grabbed eight staffers who had left the huge tech site amid tensions recently, in order to start a new gadget property. The site, which is still unnamed, will debut sometime in the fall, as part of content expansion at the Washington, D.C. sports news site SB Nation, which is helmed by Bankoff. "The technology we built is applicable beyond sports," said Bankoff, in an interview with BoomTown tonight. "It was an opportunity to apply our model...into another content category where there was an overlap
Arianna Huffington, the founder and editor of the Huffington Post, will speak at the Leaders in Technology Dinner at International CES Jan. 7.