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Consumer Electronics Show kicks off in Las Vegas on Tuesday

Consumer Electronics Show kicks off in Las Vegas on Tuesday”

"We predict that Amazon's Alexa will be more pervasive than ever, cropping up in numerous device categories, including cars, computers, fridges, lights, radios, TVs and more", he said.

CES is the largest electronics show in North America and is routinely the launch pad for new technology products.

Rick Rohmer, a product engineer with electrical-systems specialist Legrand, said the power outage affected only part of a booth for Qi, a consortium of companies that make wireless chargers.

CES is the largest consumer electronics show in the world, attracting about 184,000 attendees and more than 4,000 exhibitors. The technology show is covering 2.7 million square feet in Las Vegas and is scheduled to run until Friday.

What happens to all those internet-connected refrigerators, robots and other devices when the power goes out?

CES 2018 is officially underway. James has been attending CES for 30 years, and was there to promote Sekure Controls, an anti-shoplifting tech company. The technology will be a predominant theme at CES.

"We agree, especially for women in leadership roles", Shapiro and Chupka wrote. "Those of us who produce events must do better too".

Some fantastic products are showcased every year, with everything from the Alexa fridge to a virtual reality headsets getting their first outing at the expo.

Over the course of the four-day show, televisions, home appliances and autonomous vehicle technology are also expected to be prominent trends. Here are some things we expect to see at CES this year.

Artificial intelligence (AI) is set to be the overriding focus of 2018's show, which opens its doors on Tuesday 9th January, as companies scramble to piggyback on the extraordinary success of Amazon's Alexa digital assistant on a consumer level, and the incredible capabilities of Google's Deep Mind AI division in the field of scientific research. Here you'll find many worldwide exhibitors as well as innovations in audio, drones, gaming, augmented and virtual reality, vehicle technology, video, wireless devices, wireless services, and digital imaging/photography.

There are many other companies which will introduce innovative gadgets at the event. The first CES was held in New York City in 1967.

CES Tech South: Located at the ARIA Hotel, Park MGM, and Vdara. Its Eureka Park exhibition space, once a small corner of the main event, has grown significantly in size over a short period of time.



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