Now that this year’s Consumer Electronics Show (aka, CES) is over we’ll bring you some of the highlights. Lots of companies tease products we will never see. Others are closer to reality. With high hopes for better home automation, did this year’s show deliver?
Running Time: 42:35
Nerd News Flash:
- This fake phone charger is secretly recording every key you type.
- GoGo Inflight to offer faster speeds to airline passengers
- “I remember the first time I got shot out of a cannon!” Elon Musk says we all will soon.
Featured Story: Best of CES
- Is Dolby Vision picking up from UHD/4K and cinemas where THX licensing stopped?
- Dust off your old audio gear for this new musical project
- USB 3.1 type C is small and reversible
- iDevices has a new item called the Switch that lets you use your phone or Siri to control appliances. The newer cooler version of X10 – iHome is also making a similar device called the iSP5 SmartPlug but no news on their website as yet
- Insteon has released a new hub that will integrate HomeKit tech with existing Insteon devices
- For comparison, here’s what Google announced as “Works with NEST”.
- Is SONOS about to get it from Google with Cast for Audio?
- Check out this classic watch strap that added bluetooth-linked display
[box style=”quote”]Help Us Spread the Word!
Please let your Twitter followers know about this podcast. Simply click here now to post a tweet.
If you enjoyed this episode of Words from Nerds, please head over to iTunes, leave a rating, write a review and subscribe.
Subscribe to the WFN podcast. It’s 100% free and 200% fun!
- Subscribe with iTunes
- Subscribe with RSS (for Android and other non-iTunes)
- Subscribe with Stitcher Radio
- Subscribe with TuneIn Radio