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CES 2019 LIVE News Updates, Day 2: Smart Wearables, Flying Cars, Connected Home Devices And More

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CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: There are many exciting, futuristic and somewhat crazy products being showcased at one of the biggest tech shows in the world taking place. We'll bring to you the biggest news from the event as and when it happens, most interesting showcases and also some headlines hogging news around the event. For day 2, we are expecting some exciting product announcements and showcases around smart wearables, connected home devices and more. Stay tuned!
CES 2019 Live Updates: Heart Key Smartly Identifies Underlying Stress
8 months ago

HeartKey algorithm suite belongs to the healthcare tech domain, and can be implemented in a variety of scenarios. 

CES 2019 Live Updates: Smartly Connected Switches Come To The Fore
8 months ago

Legrand's connected switches come with Amazon Alexa integration. It lets users control their homes smartly.

CES 2019 Live Updates: KitchenAid Smart Display Apparently Set To Make Kitchens Futuristic and High-tech
8 months ago

The Kitchen aid Smart Display acts as a central hub for users to bring out culinary skills. This offers aspects such as  step-by-step recipe instructions, shopping lists and smart home control; even in the hands-free mode.

CES 2019 Live Updates: Check Out The AI-powered Suitcase That Follows You Everywhere, Yearns For Your Love And Care
8 months ago

There is functionality that the Numi 2.0 smart toilet offers users, these are:

  • Water efficiency
  • Heated seat
  • Personal Cleansing
  • Custom-made functionality such as drying

Along with these, the Numi 2.0 setup is also claimed to consist of audio enhancements and lighting effects. Check out more of this, here.

 

CES 2019 Live Updates: Now, Smartness At The Epicentre of Even Fridges - LG InstaViewThinQ
8 months ago

The LG InstaView ThinQ is a smart fridge that helps users with their favourite recipes, and preferences. Users can issue voice commands for activities such as preheating.

CES 2019 Live Updates: Shape-shifting, Rollable TVs Take Centre Stage, Top 5 Crazy Smart TVs That Took Us By Surprise
8 months ago

CES is where tech of all shapes and sizes, of all extremes, comes out to play. Some of it may just be prototype that may never make it to reality (more specifically, the market). Some of it may be ready to ship sooner or later. CES 2019 is no different. As it turns out, crazy seems to be the buzz word this year, even more so in the case of smart TVs. 

Not only do companies like Samsung, Sony, LG, Panasonic and others have at least one over-the-top product to share, Apple is opening its services like AirPlay, iTunes and HomeKit to them. In a word, it’s crazy this year-round at CES 2019. Here are five top-picks in the smart TVs category that have made headlines at CES 2019:   

Click here to check out these best smart TVs showcased at the CES 2019.

CES 2019 Live Updates: Holabot Food-delivery Robot Uses AI To Interact With Humans And Even Recognise Their Faces
8 months ago

Holabot is an IoT-powered smart food-delivery robot, which can take elevators by itself. Holabot has what it takes to emerge as a human-robot interaction system.

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: LG's 49-inch ultrawide screen
8 months ago

To know more about LG's recently 49-inch ultrawide TV, read our previous story.

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: LG announces 49 inches ultrawide monitor
8 months ago

At the time of writing this, we don't know much about with regards to price and availability details for any of these monitors. This is what LG's 49-inch ultrawide monitor looks like!

 

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: LG announces 49 inches ultrawide monitor
8 months ago

LG is also showing off its latest UltraGear gaming monitors: LG's 27-inch 27GL850G and 37.5-inch 38GL950G. Both of them sports QHD (Quad HD) Nano IPS screen with a refresh rate of 144Hz. They are also compatible with NVIDIA's G-SYNC adaptive sync technology.

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: LG announces 49 inches ultrawide monitor
8 months ago

Other hardware features and tech specs include two built-in 10W stereo speakers with "Rich Bass." Super wide and high-res display of LG 49WL95C provides users with support for HDR 10. What's more, it has support for USB Type-C, in addition to a stand that lets users adjust its height.

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: LG announces 49 inches ultrawide monitor
8 months ago

Following the announcement of rollable OLED TV, LG introduces LG 49WL95C, a 49-inch monitor featuring 32:9 ultrawide aspect ratio. It sports a Dual QHD display with 5,120 x 1,440 pixels resolution.

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: TiVo plans to launch new apps for streaming devices
8 months ago

These new apps should be good for those relying on streaming media boxes instead of traditional cable. Unlike Bolt OTA, these apps shouldn't cost users anything extra.

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: TiVo plans to launch new apps for streaming devices
8 months ago

Last year, TiVo announced the Bolt OTA offering recording capabilities to TiVo. As a result, it plugs into an over-the-air (OTA) TV antenna instead of a cable box.

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: TiVo plans to launch new apps for streaming devices
8 months ago

TiVo previously launched a limited-period beta app for Fire TV. So we can safely assume that Vivo would announce Fire TV app sooner than expected.

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: TiVo plans to launch new apps for streaming devices
8 months ago

New TiVO apps will let users watch live or recorded video on multiple TVs without having to buy a separate TiVo Mini box. Report has it that these apps will be launched sometime in the second or third quarter this year.

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: TiVo plans to launch new apps for streaming devices
8 months ago

TiVo, a digital video recorder (DVR) company, plans to launch apps for streaming devices like Roku, Fire TV and Apple TV sometime this year.

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: This is what Hyundai Elevate walking car looks like
8 months ago

 

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: Hyundai Elevate
8 months ago

This is what John Suh, Hyundai vice president and head of Hyundai CRADLE, has to say:

“This technology goes well beyond emergency situations - people living with disabilities worldwide that don’t have access to an ADA ramp could hail an autonomous Hyundai Elevate that could walk up to their front door, the level itself, and allow their wheelchair to roll right in – the possibilities are limitless.”

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: Hyundai Elevate
8 months ago

Hyundai explains it can fold up into a stowed drive-mode after cutting power to the joints. What's more, opting for integrated passive suspension system increases battery efficiency.

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: Hyundai Elevate
8 months ago

Similar to Boston Dynamics robot dog, this robotic leg architecture of Hyundai Elevate features five degrees of freedom in addition to wheel hub propulsion motors.
 

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: Hyundai Elevate
8 months ago

Hyundai Elevate is currently a concept and it's based on a modular EV platform. Elevate is capable of switching out different bodies depending on situations.

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: Hyundai unveils a walking car
8 months ago

Hyundai takes the wraps off "Elevate," first of its kind Ultimate Mobility Vehicle (UMV) that sort of combines technology found in electric cars and robots to traverse terrain in the event of an earthquake.

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: IBM Q System One quantum computer
8 months ago

IBM Q System One quantum computer is claimed to be the world’s first integrated universal quantum computing system for commercial applications. They are accessible, courtesy of their computing cloud.

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: August software powers third-party door locks
8 months ago

August Smart Lock outsources its software to third-party door locks Yale and Emtek. August-powered smart locks can now be controlled by Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa AI voice assistants.

 

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: AMD keynote address
8 months ago

"At AMD, we are working to build a future where the widespread availability of high-performance computing enables the best and brightest minds of today and tomorrow to solve the world’s toughest challenges," says AMD president and CEO Lisa Su.

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: AMD keynote address
8 months ago

AMD boss says third-Gen AMD Ryzen desktop processors will be the world first 7nm consumer desktop processors.

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: AMD keynote address
8 months ago

 

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: AMD keynote address
8 months ago

AMD boss says they are working closely with search giant Google to bring gaming to life with Project Stream,   courtesy of cloud-based GPUs.

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: AMD keynote address
8 months ago

FNATIC's Sam Mathews now on stage

"Radeon 7 allows for gaming to run smoothly. Streaming is an increasingly important part of what they do and PCs need to be powerful. Risen and Radeon are ideal for streaming and high quality." 

 

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: AMD keynote address
8 months ago

AMD introduces Radeon VII which it calls the world's first 7nm gaming GPU. It's designed primarily for AAA, esports and VR titles.

 

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: AMD keynote address
8 months ago

Xbox head Phil Spencer now on stage

"Gaming has become even more important for Microsoft. 4 billion connected in the world, half the connected world (2 billion) plays video games.  Youths first introduction of computers is a video game."

 

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: AMD keynote address
8 months ago

AMD talks about Acer and HP's latest Chromebooks powered by 7th generation AMD A-Series APUs and Radeon Graphics.

 

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: AMD keynote address
8 months ago

AMD says gaming is the largest growth market for PCs and 15 percent growth expected through 2021.

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: AMD keynote address
8 months ago

AMD president and CEO Lisa Su reveals 400 million gamers worldwide play on Radeon graphics. 
 

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: AMD keynote address
8 months ago

AMD announces 2nd Gen AMD Ryzen mobile processors with Radeon Vega graphics which it says is the fastest processor for ultrathin notebooks.

 

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: AMD keynote address
8 months ago

AMD president and CEO Lisa Su reiterates the importance of great graphics over high-performance hardware. AMD will make their most advance discreet level graphics available next month.

 

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: AMD keynote address
8 months ago

AMD says Threadripper is the number one selling high-end desktop processor.

"32 cores, 64 threads, Leadership IO bandwith. 3x more performance and capability to the creators. It is a game changer," says AMD president and CEO Lisa Su.

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: AMD keynote address
8 months ago

AMD's two key ideas to drive innovation are heterogeneous computing and pushing the bleeding edge in high-performance computing.

 

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: AMD keynote kicks off!
8 months ago

"At AMD we focus our innovation on how to get the trend line above and beyond what we currently are," says AMD president and CEO Lisa Su

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: Google Assistant goes into electric vehicle charging system
8 months ago

SolarEdge’s electric vehicle (EV) charging system can now be controlled using Google Assistant. At CES, SolarEdge announced its partnership with Google over the integration of Google Assistant into their EV charging solar inverter.

 

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: IndusInd Bank announces India's first battery-powered credit card
8 months ago

IndusInd Bank and Dynamics together announce India’s first interactive battery-powered credit card with buttons. It has electronic circuitry, a battery and three buttons to pay with credit, points or instalments.

 

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: Holabot is also an IoT-powered smart robot
8 months ago

Holabot can take elevators by itself. Its elevator control module and multi-floor navigation algorithm can help it navigate itself to the designated floor. 

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: Holabot human-robot interaction system
8 months ago

Holabot seems to have what it takes to emerge as a human-robot interaction system. It uses AI speech interaction and facial recognition. Here is what the company has to explain:

"It may tell the direction of human faces with RGBD camera and elevate its screen to the height at which users feel comfortable to operate it; users can unlock its cabin with facial recognition. In addition, there are automated trays within the cabin that will elevate themselves for users to fetch. In short, Holabot optimises both user experience and delivery security."

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: Holabot meal-delivery robots being showcased
8 months ago

In what could be the future of food delivery, Holabot meal-delivery robots are being showcased at the on-going CES 2019. Holabot measures 547 x 407 x 673mm in dimensions, which it says is comparatively smaller and more compact than what its competitors offer.

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: Holabot delivery robots are here
8 months ago

PuduTech is showcasing their all-new Holabot delivery robots at the on-going tradeshow. Holabot is claimed to feature a more compact body in terms of comparison with competitors. It's also equipped with AI speech interaction and facial recognition features.

 

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: Toilets are getting smarter, thanks to Kohler
8 months ago

Toilets are getting smarter. Kohler has integrated Amazon Alexa voice assistant into toilets. Some of the key features of this intelligent toilet include water efficiency, heated seat, personal cleansing and custom-made functionality such as drying. If you want to know more about Kohler smart toilets, you should read our previous story.

CES 2019: Top 5 crazy smart TV sets that took us by surprise
8 months ago

From Samsung Micro-LED 4K TV and LG Signature OLED TV R to Panasonic GZ2000 4K OLED TV, we have compiled a list of top 5 TV sets showcased at CES 2019 that literally took by surprise. Check it out!

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: 'The Flying Car' conference session at 10:30 PM IST
8 months ago

There will be a conference session called 'The Flying Car' at Day 2 of CES. It kicks off at 9 AM PST (10:30 PM IST). This is what the event description page has to say:

"Several companies are building flying cars for both commercial and leisure purposes. Where is this industry headed, which players are taking us there and what’s the vision for this near-future mode of transportation"

The list of speakers includes Wards Intelligence's Doug Newcomb, Italdesign's Massimo Martinotti and Spirent Communications' Jeff Warra.

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: Flying cars to be the next big thing
8 months ago

Flying cars may not be far from reality. Thanks to Bell’s hybrid-electric flying car, which is going to be available via Uber sometime in 2020. Bell Nexus air taxi is currently a concept. It uses six fans to take off and land. Bell joined hands with Uber back in 2017.

 

CES 2019 LIVE news updates, Day 2: Welcome to our live blog!
8 months ago

There are many exciting, futuristic and somewhat crazy products being showcased at one of the biggest tech shows in the world taking place at the Las Vegas Convention Center. We'll bring to you the biggest news from the event as and when it happens, most interesting showcases and also some headlines hogging news around the event. 
 

For day 2, we are expecting some exciting product announcements and showcases around smart wearables, connected home devices and more. Stay tuned!

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