Friday, January 8, 2016

CES 2016 Recap: Flying Cars, Free Oculus Rifts, and 4K Laptops!




Stories mentioned:

HTC Details Vive Pre, 2nd Gen Developer Edition Model With Front-Facing Camera
http://www.droid-life.com/2016/01/05/htc-vive-pre/

The Oculus Rift costs almost $600, up for pre-order now
http://www.technobuffalo.com/2016/01/06/oculus-rift-price/

Oculus gives free Rift headsets to thousands of early Kickstarter backers
http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2016/01/oculus-gives-free-rift-headsets-to-thousands-of-early-kickstarter/

Can your PC handle the Oculus Rift? Here are the official recommended PC specs
http://www.technobuffalo.com/2016/01/06/oculus-rift-pc-recommended-specs/

Kodak's 4K action cam shoots VR-ready videos (in a pair)
http://www.engadget.com/2016/01/06/kodak-sp360-4k-camera/

The Yuneec Typhoon H drone can sense and avoid obstacles in real time
http://www.theverge.com/2016/1/6/10724564/yuneec-typhoon-h-drone-intel-photos-video-ces-2016

Chinese company unveils world’s first passenger drone at CES
http://arstechnica.com/business/2016/01/chinese-company-unveils-worlds-first-passenger-drone-at-ces/

A closer look at Intel and Xiaomi's Ninebot Segway Robot
http://www.engadget.com/2016/01/06/ninebot-segway-robot/

I drove the Chevy Bolt, GM's electric car for everyone
http://www.theverge.com/2016/1/6/10722996/chevrolet-bolt-electric-car-first-drive-ces-2016

Panasonic's transparent display is hard for your eyes to believe
http://www.theverge.com/2016/1/7/10733626/panasonic-transparent-screen-display-ces-2016

LG rolls up OLED TV, smokes my mind (hands-on) - CNET
http://www.cnet.com/news/lg-rolls-up-oled-tv-smokes-my-mind-hands-on/#ftag=CADf328eec

Razer's 'Stargazer' webcam is built for streaming
http://www.engadget.com/2016/01/06/razers-stargazer-webcam-is-built-for-streaming/

Razer’s new Blade Stealth ultrabook has an external GPU enclosure
http://www.geek.com/games/razers-new-blade-stealth-ultrabook-has-an-external-gpu-enclosure-1643936/

ASUS ZenFone Zoom Launches February 1 for $399
http://www.droid-life.com/2016/01/04/asus-zenfone-zoom/

This ridiculous hoodie has a built-in pillow
http://www.geek.com/news/this-kickstarter-funded-hoodie-has-a-built-in-pillow-1643686/