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Let’s see 7+ year old SoC that probably costs less than $20 at this point, that even NXP no longer recommends for new designs.... — iKnowTech on Jan 19
UPDATE: ADT officially set the IPO share price at $14, below the expected range. The 105 million shares will yield $1.47 billion. — Jason Knott on Jan 19
As a long time Manufacturer Rep and a winner of “Best Sound” at many events with no sales related to this award, I am wondering for a B2B do we really need to make sound?  Why not have a High Performance Audio exhibit at the convention floor... — BassBrad on Jan 16
Jason, don’t forget Alexis Park, a quiet non-casino hotel that was high-end audio’s CES home for a number of years ending in.2006. A Day Three CES tradition for me & a few friends was an afternoonn CES shuttle to “AP” to check out... — Chuck Schneider on Jan 16
Its been over for 10 years already, I stopped going after 2004.  Its a waste of time and money for high end specialty audio and video vendors. I miss seeing all my friends but they dont go anymore either. Its just a different business now. — bobrapoport on Jan 15
Is This the End of High-Performance Audio at CES? No, High End Audio dead is not dead. It’s no longer the driving force of the audio business. The business model for a successful A/V dealer has changed dramatically, And, those companies that have survived... — Joe McCollough on Jan 14
This trade event still has some relevance as it encompasses technologies that many integrators need to be familiar with. High end audio is one of them although as you state, interest in it is waning a high quality audio and video is now assumed. The finer... — paul greatreps.com on Jan 14

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