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Droidnytt dekker CES

Droidnytt dekker CES

av Oskar G. Paulsrud06/01/2012








Som noen av dere kanskje vet så begynner CES i neste uke, og vi i Droidnytt har bestemt oss får å dekke det som best vi kan uten å reise til Las Vegas. Vi skal skrive så mye som mulig, og dere får se fire nye navn på forfatterlista iløpet av tiden som kommer nå, gi dem alle en god velkomst!

Men tilbake til CES, hva skjer, hva kommer vi til å se i år?

Rykter og erting

Sony Ericsson har kommet med to bilder for å erte oss journalister og entusiaster. Det kommer en ny telefon, telefonen ser ut som en Xperia arc etterkommer utifra de blidene av telefonen vi har sett.



Corning har allerede starta CES  på forhånd ved å annonsere at Gorilla Glass 2 kommer på enheter i år. De sier at de vil komme med mer informasjon iløpet av CES

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New Corning® Gorilla® Glass 2 to be introduced

CORNING, N.Y., January 5, 2012 — Corning Incorporated

(NYSE: GLW) today announced its plans for the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas next week. The Corning booth, #12642 Central Hall, will showcase the critical role of highly engineered specialty glass in addressing emerging trends highlighted at CES 2012, including: increased functionality from smaller form factors; touch technology; connected devices in new application spaces; and sleek, durable large-format design aesthetics.

A key feature of Corning’s CES exposure will be the introduction of Corning® Gorilla® Glass 2, the next generation of the popular, damage-resistant cover glass for consumer electronic devices.

«Corning Gorilla Glass has been a tremendous success for Corning, enjoying excellent market acceptance across mobile device industries. Handset and tablet device manufacturers are clearly driving toward higher functionality from thinner designs. Corning’s latest innovation in Gorilla Glass technology is very well positioned to meet these challenges and enable broader touch technology penetration,» said James R. Steiner, senior vice president and general manager, Corning Specialty Materials. Product details will be included in an announcement planned for Monday, Jan. 9.

CES attendees can engage with Corning experts and technologies featuring the latest applications and benefits of Corning Gorilla Glass innovations. «As we did last year, we’ll provide consumers and customers visiting the Corning booth the opportunity to test first-hand the outstanding damage resistance and flexibility of this industry-leading, ultra-thin, and tough specialty glass,» Steiner added.

Corning Gorilla Glass, the technology that made Corning one of the most talked-about companies at CES 2011, is currently featured on more than 30 major brands and designed into more than 575 product models, spanning more than 500 million units worldwide.

The Corning booth will also explore the benefits of Corning Gorilla Glass in larger format, touch displays for education, entertainment, auto, and home appliance applications featuring new design possibilities. These include:

An 82-inch advanced multi-touch LCD display prototype featuring Corning Gorilla Glass as a durable, touch-sensitive, and elegant cover glass.
Touch-enabled automobile interior and home appliance center simulators demonstrating the enhanced user interface experience that thin, durable glass can enable in new design applications.
A centerpiece, Gorilla Glass-covered video wall, flanked by Gorilla Glass fabricated sound speakers, projecting the latest in Corning specialty glass technology news.
Additionally, Dr. Peter Bocko, Corning’s chief technology officer for Corning Glass Technologies and one of the foremost glass experts in the display industry, will be a panelist in the «Beyond the Flat Screen» session on Thursday, Jan. 12, 1:30 p.m. PST. He will discuss the latest advances in screen resolution, viewing angle, sunlight performance, and power consumption in an effort to isolate new products and opportunities.

About Corning Incorporated
Corning Incorporated ( is the world leader in specialty glass and ceramics. Drawing on more than 160 years of materials science and process engineering knowledge, Corning creates and makes keystone components that enable high-technology systems for consumer electronics, mobile emissions control, telecommunications and life sciences. Our products include glass substrates for LCD televisions, computer monitors and laptops; ceramic substrates and filters for mobile emission control systems; optical fiber, cable, hardware & equipment for telecommunications networks; optical biosensors for drug discovery; and other advanced optics and specialty glass solutions for a number of industries including semiconductor, aerospace, defense, astronomy, and metrology.


Google TV Kommer til å bli ett hett tema på CES, noen har spådd at det store innen TV i på CES i år er nettop GoogleTV, Google har allerede annonsert at de sammarbeider med  6 TV produsenter, som kommer til å vise frem maskinvare som kjører GoogleTV eller programmer iløpet av CES. Produsentene er: LG, Marvell, MediaTek, Samsung, Sony og Vizio. LG har allerede vist ett bilde og gitt ut en pressemelding om sin GoogleTV. Blir spennende å se hva som kommer!

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LG to Introduce Google TV at CES 2012


Combining Android OS with LG’s 3D and Smart TV Technologies, LG’s Google TV Provides Consumers with a New and Attractive Home Entertainment Option

LG to Introduce Google TV at CES 2012

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., Jan. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — LG Electronics will introduce its highly anticipated Google TV at the 2012 International CES next week in Las Vegas. LG Smart TV with Google TV* combines the familiarity of Google’s Android OS with the convenience and comfort of LG’s 3D and Smart TV technologies, offering consumers a new and attractive home entertainment option.

«LG has constantly strived to provide consumers with wider choices in home entertainment that bring the highest level of sophistication and convenience,» said Havis Kwon, President and CEO of the LG Electronics Home Entertainment Company. «Through Google TV, LG has merged Google’s established Android operating system with LG’s proven 3D and Smart TV technologies, offering consumers a new and enthralling TV experience.»

LG Google TV’s most attractive feature is its ease of use, thanks to the combination of its Android-based user interface and the Magic Remote Qwerty designed by LG. LG Google TV’s user interface and main screen have been designed for convenient browsing and content selection. Multi-tasking is also possible, as the search, social networking and TV functions can be run simultaneously. The user interface can be accessed using the Magic Remote Qwerty which combines the user-friendly benefits of LG’s Magic Remote with a QWERTY keyboard.

Equipped with LG’s own CINEMA 3D technology, LG Google TV provides a home entertainment experience that is immersive, comfortable and convenient. Based on LG’s own Film Patterned Retarder (FPR) technology, CINEMA 3D glasses are battery-free and lightweight. The glasses are also very affordable, making LG’s Google TV ideal for viewing by a large group of family and friends when used in 3D mode. And with a single click of the remote, any 2D content can be viewed in 3D, thanks to the built-in 2D to 3D conversion engine.

Alongside Google TV, LG will continue to advance its own Smart TV platform based on NetCast using open web technology such as Webkit browser and Linux. LG Smart TV with NetCast will be available globally in 85 plus countries at launch.  With a growing collection of content and services, LG’s Smart TV platform will continue to provide consumers with a unique user experience.

LG Smart TV with Google TV will be available in two series at launch in the US in 2012.  The first demonstration of LG’s Google TV will take place at CES, Jan. 10-13.

*Internet connection & certain subscriptions required and sold separately. Content and services vary by product and are subject to change without notice.

About LG Electronics, Inc.

LG Electronics, Inc. (KSE: 066570.KS) is a global leader and technology innovator in consumer electronics, mobile communications and home appliances, employing more than 93,000 people working in over 120 operations around the world. With 2010 global sales of KRW 55.8 trillion (USD 48.2 billion), LG comprises four business units – Home Entertainment, Mobile Communications, Home Appliance, and Air Conditioning & Energy Solutions. LG is one of the world’s leading producers of flat panel TVs, mobile devices, air conditioners, washing machines and refrigerators. For more information, please

About LG Electronics Home Entertainment Company

The LG Electronics Home Entertainment Company is a top global player in flat panel displays, audio players, video products, monitors, commercial displays and security systems for the consumer and commercial markets. LG’s product areas include LCD and plasma televisions, LED LCD monitors, home theater systems, Blu-ray Disc™ players, audio components, video players and plasma display panels. While focusing on creating feature-rich devices, the company is also pursuing stylish designs and pushing technological boundaries to improve the home entertainment experience. LG HE company is also a leader in providing commercial (or B2B) products such as digital signage, video conference system and IP security cameras.

SOURCE LG Electronics, Inc.


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Kilder: Sony Ericsson (facebook), Android Central, HelloAndroid(1) (2), TechCruch, PR Newswire

Om Forfatteren
Oskar G. Paulsrud

Norsk Android-entusiast og fotograf. Redaktør på men driver også på som freelance-journalist. I tilleg for en ekstrem interesse for mobiltelefoner er jeg også Formel1 fan og elsker den gode gamle papiravisa.

2 Kommentarer
  • Baguett
    06/01/2012 at 16:02

    Trodde CES kun var forbehold elektronikk minus mobiltelefoni, er vel Mobile World Congress (elns) i barcelona som er det store for mobilentusiaster?

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