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Introducing the Best of CES 2014 finalists!

CES 2014 is only just officially beginning, but the show has already been an eventful one for us. To select finalists for the Best of CES Awards, Engadget's senior editors have been pounding the pavement at the Las Vegas Convention Center to find top contenders for the 13 categories in the running, …

Asus Duet TD300 laptop runs Windows 8 and Android simultaneously

Asus has unveiled a tablet-laptop hybrid that runs both Windows 8.1 and Android simultaneously -- no rebooting between operating systems.<p>The Asus …

Chromebooks on a tear? Fear not: More horsepower coming

LAS VEGAS -- As Chromebooks become more mainstream, they'll gain more processing power to take on games.<p>Most Intel-based Chromebooks today come with Celeron processors -- that's a step below the low-end Core i3 processor.<p>New Dell and Toshiba Chromebooks -- shown off at the Consumer Electronics Show …

Consumer Tech

MakerBot Is Changing The World

It was an inauspicious beginning. At the MakerBot event last night at CES 2014 the intro music tended towards soft hard rock. On the plate was a lilting guitar anthem by the Foo Fighters and then a song by Incubus, <i>Pardon Me</i>.<p><i>So pardon me while I burst into flames.</i><p>Luckily, nothing did.<p>Instead, as I …

Modbot Wants To Make Robotics Easier, More Modular And More Democratic

The DIY revolution means that people can now print their own 3D models, build their own websites and apps, and even build their own mobile devices and custom computers using things like Raspberry Pi. The Modbot team taking part in this year’s TechCrunch Battlefield at CES 2014 wants to do the same …

The best of CES 2014

Curved TVs, wearable gadgets and a miniature 3-D printer were among the highlights of the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show.

Best of CES Awards: We name the hottest gear in Las Vegas

<b>LAS VEGAS</b>—We’ve spent the past week in Las Vegas, scouring the show floor at International CES for the devices and services you need to know about. And after seeing countless numbers of product demos on the show floor, we’re ready to name the top products of CES 2014, as selected by the editors of …

CES

CES 2014: How to Experience Virtual Reality Without Tripping Over Furniture

Headsets are only one side of VR.<p>Virtual reality that meets our expectations is finally happening with the Oculus Rift, and there are a handful of other companies, including Sony, announcing VR headsets as well. With the amazingly immersive graphics and reaction times, it's easy to focus entirely …

CES: Nvidia's Tegra K1 Could Be the Future of Mobile Gaming

Hands-on with Nvidia's next-generation mobile processor.<p>With the debut of Tegra K1, Nvidia has outlined a vision for mobile gaming that extends far …

Pass Labs unveils next generation amplifiers at CES 2014

Nelson Pass is one of America's leading amplifier designers, but he doesn't change his products all that often, the last time was in 2006, so when he does it's a big deal.<p>I was knocked out by one of Pass' earliest designs way back in the late 1970s, and over the decades he's always made some of the …

The coolest girl at CES is the electrical engineer who built this robotic arm

LAS VEGAS — Marita Cheng took seven years to complete her bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering.<p>That’s because in between classes, she was founding a startup to help the disabled <i>and</i> a nonprofit to get more girls interested in robotics.<p>She’s basically my nerd superhero right now.<p>On the Eureka …