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6 tech trends to watch at CES 2018

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Kristine Garrett | 13 January, 2018, 02:12

The very first Consumer Electronics Show was held in NY in 1967, where exhibitors showed off pocket radios and TV sets across a scattering of the city's hotels.The 1970 show saw Sony debut the videocassette recorder a year before it went on sale, and in 1978 the exhibition moved to Las Vegas. James has been attending CES for 30 years, and was there to promote Sekure Controls, an anti-shoplifting tech company. The technology show is covering 2.7 million square feet in Las Vegas and is scheduled to run until Friday. There are giant walls of OLED TVs, a virtual reality ride, and internet-connected smart fridges that still can't keep food from spoiling without electricity.

"In our ongoing and relentless pursuit to own and define the modern pizza experience for our customers, we are focused on technology-based solutions that enable our team members and drivers to deliver even better customer experiences", said Artie Starrs, President, Pizza Hut, US.

Over the course of the four-day show, televisions, home appliances and autonomous vehicle technology are also expected to be prominent trends.

On Tuesday, Chengdong Yu, CEO of Huawei Consumer Business Group, is scheduled to talk about his company's work on "future connectivity" and its impact on artificial intelligence, the IoT, and smart devices (Jan. 9, 2pm in the Tech West Center, Venetian Hotel, Level 5, Palazzo Ballroom). For the first time, CES is dedicating an area to smart city technology.

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"There is an isolated power outage at the Las Vegas Convention Center". The Amazon Echo was the only real smart speaker you could get for a while, so I wouldn't be surprised to see if Alexa is one of the most popular choices by our readers.

CES Tech West: Located at the Sands Expo and Venetian Hotel, The Palazzo, Wynn Las Vegas and Encore at Wynn.

It uses Samsung's new Bixby voice assistant, the company's attempt to compete with the likes of Amazon's Alexa and Google Assistant. Companies will represent gaming, automotive, health and wellness, sports, manufacturing, home and family industries among many others. Not even exhibitors were allowed into the event.

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