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Samsung's new speakers are like Portal turrets for your music

Samsung has an array of them lining a corner of its booth at CES this week, all in various colors and materials. The "movable type" models look like they can be easily carried from place to place, while the "stand type" models wouldn't look out of place next to some of the company's Tizen SmartTVs. …

Samsung

Here's a phone with 320GB of storage

It's not necessary to say something is "great on paper." Saygus has created what it's called a "super smartphone," and in many ways it feels like they looked at a spec sheet and said, "we can make this look really good."<p>The Saygus V2 has a 5-inch, 1080p display and features a 2.5GHz quad core …

The Virtuix Omni gaming treadmill is finally a finished product

It's like playing laser tag on ice, wearing bowling shoes. That's about as close as I can come to describing the Virtuix Omni treadmill, which has been kicking around tradeshows since mid-2013. When we first saw it, the Omni was a slippery wooden prototype that let you move in one direction. Now, …

Petcube's WiFi camera lets you play with your pet, remotely

Sometimes your Tuesday is going horribly and the only way to fix it is face time with your four-legged best friend. We've likely all been there. Petcube wants to help make those bad days melt away with its WiFi-enabled pet camera. More than simply offering video and two-way audio communication via …

Pets

The CocoJet lets you print in delicious 3D chocolate

We live in a magical, magical world. A world where we can print almost anything we want in chocolate. Yes -- chocolate. 3D Systems and The Hershey Company are basically making your wildest confectionery dreams come true with the CocoJet, a 3D printer for delicious chocolate. You can choose among …

Dessert

A first look at Hexo+ -- the slick-looking drone that follows you

If you're in the market for a drone, you won't be short of choices in 2015, if CES is anything to go by. Even if it's one that follows you. Hexo+ is no new kid on the block, though. We actually saw it back in the summer when it launched on Kickstarter the same week as that other follow-you drone, …

Drones

Zano's tiny drone wants to make aerial photography cheaper

If there's one problem with using a drone for aerial photography, it's that the cost of buying one is prohibitively high. It's not likely that regular folks are going to splash out the better part of a thousand dollars on a drone and more for an action cam to accompany them just for noodling …

Drones

The smartest 'smart bed' auto-adjusts throughout the night

Responsive Surface Technology (ReST) is taking sleep tracking to its logical conclusion with its smart bed. The ReST bed, which debuted today at CES, features a proprietary smart fabric and sensors to track your sleep habits, and it uses that data to make sure the bed stays comfortable as you toss …

Sharp's new any-shape displays are coming to cars and a whole lot more

Sharp's been working on its isn't-that-concept-art free-form displays (FFD) for a few years and, well, CES is a good place to show and tell us where they'll eventually end up, you know, in real life. We've just seen some of the more polished prototypes that will form the basis for dash-based …

LG's Ludicrous 8K TV Is Too Insane For My Eyes To Handle

4K is for losers. The real mind-blowing screens at this CES are the giant 8K prototypes that will seriously blast your eyeballs. I just saw LG's …

CES 2015: MSI's GT80 Laptop Features Mechanical Keyboard, 980M SLI

Would you like a kitchen sink with that?<p>Among the products MSI will be launching during CES are a couple of notable new gaming laptops—and at the …

Sony 4K TV is slimmer than an iPhone

Sony has launched a ludicrously slim 4K television, which at 5mm (0.2 inches) thick, measures up as the world's thinnest LCD. Not only that, but it …

What's in My Bag for CES 2015

Lenovo Vibe Selfie Flash First Look

SanDisk unveils the Ultra Dual USB Drive 3.0 for Android devices

SanDisk, one of the most well-known external memory manufacturers, has just announced their newest product at CES 2015 to coincide with Android phones and tablets. The device is called the SanDisk Ultra Dual USB Drive 3.0, and we’d say it’s appropriately named thanks to its great internals. The …

The bendy LG G Flex 2 is coming to AT&T, Sprint and US Cellular

Update: Vodofone UK has locked in a six week exclusive for sales of the G Flex 2, when it launches later this spring.<p>When LG announced the original G Flex in October 2013, some speculated when/if it would hit the US, especially given that its rival the Samsung Galaxy Round didn’t leave its native …

CES 2015 Day 0 Recap

Samsung Unveils Curved PC Monitors at CES

Curved screens are the newest display fad, and in 2015 you’ll be seeing more of them than ever. However, so far the technology has been fairly exclusive to television displays.<p>That’s changing now: Samsung is announcing new flagship UHD PC monitors, the succintly named SE790C and SE 590 Curved …

Televisions

This router can power your devices wirelessly from 15 feet away

Wireless charging hasn't really set the world on fire. Since the Palm Pre first introduced us to the idea at CES 2009, a few companies have added similar functionality to their phones and smartwatches. Power without wires is undoubtedly useful, but none of the solutions have ever set our devices …

This is Sony's answer to Google Glass

Google Glass

This is the reversible USB plug of your future

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Headphones

E Ink Prism lets you program the color of your building

E Ink is moving from small displays to building walls. Hoping to change how open spaces are experienced, the company today announced E Ink Prism, a new technology that that incorporates programmable E Ink into building materials.<p>Clearly E Ink has much grander applications than the recently released …

eReaders

The new ZBoard 2 is a faster, lighter electric skateboard

You can now comfortably carry the ZBoard 2 in either hand, thanks to the new second handle. It also doesn’t hurt that the company’s new board shed a lot of weight; the first time I lifted the ZBoard 2 I was absolutely shocked at how light it was.<p>Both versions of the ZBoard 2 are lighter, faster, …

Batteries

Samsung's new SUHD TVs bring a ton of color to the screen

Ever since we arrived in Las Vegas it's been hard to avoid the movie poster-styled Samsung ads that tease "the most seductive TV of all time. Period." Now we finally found out what all the fuss is about. Samsung has just announced a lineup of curved-display SUHD TVs, all powered by the open-source …

CES

Razer Has Its Own $200 Virtual Reality Headset

Razer wants a piece of virtual reality. Here at CES, the company has its very own VR headset to help stake that claim. Why yes, it <i>does</i> look just like …

Virtual Reality

Charge any laptop and two USB devices with the tiny Zolt adapter

Juice up your computer and two USB devices at once<p>Odds are that unless you bring your computer back and forth between home and your office, you're still using the power adapter that came with it. But if you plan to buy a second one, or just want to upgrade to something more versatile, there's a new …

Sony's new 128GB Hi-Res Walkman offers excellent audio, for a price

CES 2015 is well underway, at least the press releases are, with all the major players introducing great new products all day. Sony has a great selection of new and updated gear to be proud of, and on the personal audio front they have introduced a new 128GB Walkman Hi-Res Digital Music Player …

New Tegra X1 Mobile Chip Revealed By Nvidia

Twice as powerful as last year's K1.<p>Nvidia unveiled the new Tegra X1 mobile processor at its CES 2015 keynote on Sunday, which the company claims …

Razer Forge TV is an Android micro-console that can stream games from your PC

Razor announced its plans to introduce an Android-powered micro-console at last year's Google I/O event, but little else. At this year's CES, the company is finally ready to share details and there's more to the company's plans than a micro-console. With apps, a living room-focused keyboard and …

The Mad Catz L.Y.N.X. 9 Is An Insane $300 Controller/Clip/Stand/KB Combo That Looks Like The Lovechild Of MOGA And Megatron

Hey, look at this Mad Catz Android Bluetooth controller. It looks really compact, if a little odd. But then that's Mad Catz for you.<p>I wonder what …