CES -- Consumer Electronic Show 2013

  • An Eversense electronic thermostat by Allure Energy. The electronic energy management system allows a user to control the a home environment using a smartphone.

    CES is important again. The smartphone revolution has brought us to a pivotal moment post-PC, when dumb gadgets are getting smart.

  • Actor/rapper Curtis '50 Cents' Jackson visits the SMS Audio booth to promote his new line of wireless headphones and sign autographs at the 2012 International Consumers Electronics Show at Las Vegas Convention Center on January 10, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

    Brands are turning to the fail-safe solution for drawing attention: big-name celebrities.

  • Marc Benioff

    Marketing is in the midst of a massive transformation, thanks to technology.

  • Smartphones are the most important electronics product category, and Samsung is the world leader with Android phones. And then there are TVs -- Samsung is the leading manufacturer of LCD panels.

  • Randi Zuckerberg

    Zuckerberg sis Randi showed up at the Consumer Electronic Show ... singing.

  • 2013 International Consumer Electronics Show

    Cord-cutting hasn't proven much of a threat to media giants, but new technologies are encouraging a new trend: "Cord Nevers."

  • Kirk Skaugen, Intel Vice President,  speaks during an Intel press conference at the 2013 International CES.

    CES is all about streaming video this year: nearly all the 20,000 devices featured on the show floor feature access to media companies like Netflix and media apps.

  • The 2013 International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Nevada.

    A few of the best technologies to keep you and your smartphone safe.

  • Attendees inspect Intel UltraBooks during the 2013 International CES at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

    Intel seems determined to save the Ultrabook in 2013 by offering more features on the devices and slashing the price.

  • Companies at the International CES convention this week are hoping "killer apps" and connectivity nudge households into effortless interactivity.

  • While there are bound to be many surprises at CES this year, there are some new products slated to launch that are already stealing the spotlight.

  • Rajeev Kapur

    The CEO of CES exhibitor Sonic Emotion describes what's going on behind the scenes.

  • Toyota presents an experimental automated car at the 2013 International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Nevada.

    Toyota's AASRV Lexus demonstrates a variety of vehicle safety technologies in development, from seeing a potential problem 500 feet away to knowing the difference between a red and green light.

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    This year's Consumer Electronics Show will have three major themes: PCs, mobile, and TV.

  • Attendees visit exhibitors in the PMA @ CES TechZone at the 2012 International CES.

    At the world's largest technology conference that kicks off on Monday, the most intriguing innovations showcased may be gadgets and technology that turn everyday items into connected, smarter machines.

CES 2013 Videos

  • Can Apple Keep That Steve Jobs Magic?: Expert

    Rocco Pendola, TheStreet.com, weighs in on whether it is time for Apple to drop Best Buy, and why it may not be in the tech giant's best interest to produce cheaper versions of its products.

  • CES' Hottest Gadgets

    CNBC's Mary Thompson reports American Express is cutting 5,400 jobs; and Dan Ackerman, CNET senior editor, discusses some of the hottest items at the Consumer Electronic Show this year.

  • CES 2013 from Wal-Mart's Perspective

    CNBC's Jon Fortt is at CES in Las Vegas, where he interviews John Aden, executive vp of general merchandise for Wal-Mart. Aden talks about what he finds interesting and what is lacking on the show floor.