Ford Motor has signed up some tech heavyweights to help with "Sync," its in-car satellite communications system, With help from Microsoft, Sirius and others, Ford's car of the very near future is something like a GPS, digital music player, cell phone and voice recognition system on wheels.
Gary Shapiro, president & CEO of the Consumer Electronics Assn., shares his take on CES and the tech industry with CNBC's Maria Bartiromo.
Here's my TV interview today with Microsoft's Robbie Bach. Bach who is Entertainment & Devices Division president, talks exclusively about Xbox, Zune, iPod, HD DVD vs. Blu-ray and the economy. Take a look as I think you'll find it very interesting. For one thing, he says Xbox is recession proof.
Hot gadgets from the Consumer Electronics Show, with CNBC's Jim Goldman
Think CES is about playing with fun, new electronic toys? Think again. Success in our business is not just predicting the new, new thing, but predicting the new, new thing's timing," says VC partner Don Rainey.
The best picks from CES, with David Pogue, The New York Times tech columnist and CNBC's Bill Griffeth
In his keynote speech, Microsoft's founder sees new opportunities for the tech giant's technologies and outlines deals with some big-name content partners.
At the Consumer Electronic Show in Las Vegas, Intel Chief Executive Paul Otellini spoke with Jim Goldman about the future of the semiconductor giant and the industry as a whole. The CEO waxed optimistic. "You have to remember, 75 percent of Intel's sales are non-U.S. ...And there seem to be no signs of a global 'R-word' out there," the CEO declared.
Hewlett-Packard is looking to ride the convergence between online and television, an Todd Bradley, EVP of H-P's person systems group, discusses H-P's new products with CNBC's Maria Bartiromo.
A gadget update from CES, with CNBC's Jim Goldman
Favorite CES picks, with Brian Cooley, CNET.com editor-at-large and CNBC's Bill Griffeth
Awareness. That's the word CES exhibitors use most when you ask what they hope for out of the show. Everyone turns out all the stops to alert everyone else to their presence—and everyone does it at the same time. That's why "CES Unveiled," a pre-show press event, takes on the air of a Tunisian bazaar or a Chicago futures trading floor
It's victory for the Blu-Ray high def format and Sony, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin