TV Makers Talk Features, Future at CE Week
June 30, 2015

Last week’s NYC-held CE Week Conference/Exhibits Show provided some key TV marketers with the forum to offer their takes on the progress of technologies. They also opined about what consumer aspirations will be on the retail sales floor, in this crucial period marking the beginning of what all seem to feel will be a large flat-screen replacement cycle.

LG Wins Value Electronics Shootout at CE Week
June 30, 2015

LG’s Art Slim CURVED OLED 4K TV was declared the winner of the the 11th Annual Value Electronics TV Shootout this week. The event, for the first time, was held as part of CE Week in New York.

CE Week Wraps Up in New York
June 26, 2015

CE Week 2015 concluded Thursday after three jam-packed days of interactive exhibits, engaging conference sessions and live press events. The event covered everything from connected cars to high-res audio, robots to 3D printing, smart home solutions to smart money, digital health to wearable tech.

Advanced Audio and Video Products Take Center Stage at CE Week 2015
June 22, 2015

Audio and television are the founding fathers of Consumer Electronics, and they first found their home in NYC, in the era of hi-fi and pioneering live broadcasts. Despite all the new categories that are proliferating in CE these days, the audio/video sensory duo are back at CE Week, the industry's mid-year meeting, June 23-25 in NYC, making eye (and ear) grabbing announcements and offering next-generation demonstrations.

Samsung Debuts New Marketing Center
June 17, 2015

Samsung Electronics America announced that it has opened its new Global Marketing Center of Excellence (COE) in New York, and that it has named Marc Mathieu as chief marketing officer and Jesse Coulter as chief creative officer.

Samsung Debuts Transparent OLED Panels
June 11, 2015

Have you ever been watching television thinking, “wouldn’t it be great to simultaneously see what’s going on behind my screen?” For all you know, your cat is doing something adorable and you’re missing it! Samsung Display might be able to help in this quandary since the company has unveiled the first mirrored and transparent OLED display panels. Granted, they’re for commercial use, so the company’s priority is probably not your strange cat’s antics, but that’s where my mind first.

Samsung, “Jurassic Park” Movie to Feature Each Other
June 1, 2015

Samsung and the makers of the new “Jurassic Park” sequel, “Jurassic World,” have announced a tie-in, along with Best Buy: Not only will footage from the new film be featured on Samsung Ultra HD TVs in Best Buy stores, but Samsung’s Innovation Center will make an appearance in the film. In the effort, jointly announced by Universal Pictures, production company Amblin Entertainment, Samsung and Best Buy, “ exclusive content” from the movie will be featured at more than 500 Best Buy locations, on Samsung’s S-UHD 4K TVs. Samsung will also include “Jurassic World” footage in its global marketing campaigns.