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CES 2014: What's new and how will it affect you?

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A man walks past the Intel booth at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. (AP Photo)

The 2014 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) is expected to showcase a "revolution" in consumer electronics.

And so far, from robot mops and solar-charged vehicles, to bendable TVs and human health sensors, the annual show hosted in Las Vegas is delivering an array of gadgets that have writers and tech nerds buzzing.

What is new at this year's show? What are the hits and misses? How will the latest gadgets and gizmos affect the average consumer and the future of technology?

Live Online host Lauren O'Neil chatted live with a panel of special experts about the ins and outs of CES and how this year's event stacks up against past year's. Watch a replay of the discussion below.

  • Robert E. Calem is a freelance journalist who covers automobiles and technology. He writes for i3, a magazine run by the Consumer Electronics Association, which organizes the CES. In 1986, he was a founding editor of This Week In Consumer Electronics magazine, and has since written for dozens of publications around the world, including, among others, The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Newsweek Japan, and Popular Science.

  • Elliott Chun is the corporate communications manager for Future Shop, Canada's largest retailer of consumer electronics. Chun also writes for Future Shop's tech blog and is in Las Vegas covering this year's CES.


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