ces 2012

Is 2013 the year of the smart appliance? LG thinks so, and is bringing them to CES

Is 2013 the year of the smart appliance? LG thinks so, and is bringing them to CES

Jerry Hildenbrand 20

LG is a big ass company. Like Samsung, another Korean electronics giant, they make a little of everything -- if you plug it in, chances are LG makes several different models of it. Of course they make appliances, and their new breed of "smart appliances" look to be pretty damn cool if you're an Android fan. Get your fridge, or oven, or dryer (you get the picture) installed and turned on...

Watch the Intel keynote from CES, featuring the first Atom-powered Android devices

Watch the Intel keynote from CES, featuring the first Atom-powered Android devices

Phil Nickinson 3

Ask us what we thought the most important story out of CES was for 2012, and we'll likely tell you it's Intel's entrance into the Android ecosystem -- and its partenership with Motorola for devices coming later this year.  Hopefully you caught our liveblog from Intel CEO Paul Otellini's keynote address -- including a surprise appearance from will.i.am, who talked Ultrabooks. And now you...

OnStar's RemoteLink App slings remote directions to your car, keeps tabs on fuel

OnStar's RemoteLink App slings remote directions to your car, keeps tabs on fuel

Derek Kessler 5

When Chevy finally launched the Volt plug-in hybrid electric car, they also kicked out an app with in-car communications and monitoring subsidiary OnStar to integrate owners' mobile phones with the vehicle. Similar to the MyFord Mobile app that Ford put out to integrate with their own Focus Electric, OnStar RemoteLink being shown off at CES 2012 hooks into the OnStar system onboard the...