One of the great things about being a technology based company right here in Las Vegas, NV is the privilege to attend CES every January. This year was no exception. Many people have said that CES 2013 was not near as impressive as previous conventions have been, and it is true that hundreds of booths were full of nothing more than glittery iPhone cases. However, this year seemed more of a transition year. Much of the technology already released is being improved upon. Focus was put upon waterproofing and ruggedizing the electronics we cherish, as well as making the technology we use bigger, faster, and more streamlined. Continue reading
We’ve made it through the Black Friday rush. The one that started on Thanksgiving, right after dinner’s dishes were washed and lasted clear into the next week. On average, people spent $423 each that single day!
Then, we successfully passed the end of the world. 12-21-12 didn’t have the same apocalyptic kick that the hype led us to believe. Maybe this is because the Mayans were completely wrong. After all, this isn’t the first time the calendar has ended and the world kept on turning. Remember when BC switched to AD? Or, perhaps, December 21st would have been a global celebration rather than destruction, since the ancient civilization traditionally celebrated the New Year on that day. I particularly like to believe a recent commercial in which the company Jell-O makes a sacrifice to appease the angry gods.
After that, came Christmas itself. Continue reading