Technology trade shows are often a breeding ground for plague and disease, so here at Pocketnow we opted to inoculate ourselves early … by picking up some crazy wintertime head colds just days before flying to Vegas for the 2014 International CES. That’s right: on the first podcast of the year, all three of your humble hosts are suffering from respiratory distress and an overabundance of mucus, all of it glazed over with enough combined medication to drop a Snapdragon dead in its tracks. Or something.
On the brighter side, in addition to being bastions of bacteria, trade shows like CES are also incubators of geeky delight. This year’s show will feature literally hundreds of new gadgets begging to be tapped, hefted, and filmed. So for 2014′s inaugural podcast, we’ll be discussing what we expect from the show: from jumbo-tablets to 2K displays to the coming onslaught of wearable gadgets, we’re anticipating a lot of fun in Vegas this year … and episode 077 of the Pocketnow Weekly is your early-admissions pass to all the pre-show speculation. Hop on down and soak it up, before we all succumb to the NyQuil fairy.
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Pocketnow Weekly Episode 077
2014 International CES (00:07:48)
Heavy Hitters (00:20:16)
TransMaker phone/tablet IndieGoGo project (AndroidHeadlines link)
Second String (00:44:25)
For our continuing coverage from Las Vegas, bookmark CES 2014 at Pocketnow!
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