Consumer electronics products from companies such as HP, Kodak, Microsoft, Sony, GE and HTC have been selected for the Consumer Electronics Association's (CEA) annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) Best of Innovations Design and Engineering Awards

From TVs that connect to the internet, alpine goggles with real-time GPS data shown in a head-mounted display, a flexible computer being used as a credit card, a smartphone application that will remotely start your car, to a gaming platform that tracks your every movement so you don't need a controller to play, the CES Best of Innovations Awards are all about highlighting the most innovative products available to consumers now.

The coveted awards were announced on November 9 and "honour outstanding advancements in design and engineering across 35 consumer electronics product categories."

Selected products from the Best of Innovations Honorees for 2011 include:

Computer Hardware
Digital Storm
Black|OPS with 3D Vision Surround Technology

Computer Peripherals
Hewlett Packard
HP Photosmart eStation

Digital Imaging
Eastman Kodak Company
KODAK PlaySport Video Camera

Electronic Gaming Hardware
Microsoft Corporation
Kinect for Xbox 360

In-Vehicle Accessories
Firstech, LLC.

Major Home Appliances
Kenmore Elite® Dishwasher with Interactive Color LCD Controls

Online Audio/Video Content
Sony Corporation
Internet TV & Blu-ray Disc Player Powered by Google TV

Portable Multimedia Accessories
Belkin International
360 + Stand

Portable Power
GE WattStation

Wireless Handsets

The awarded products will be displayed during the 2011 International CES, which takes place from January 6 to 9, 2011 at the Las Vegas Convention Center in NV, USA.

For a full run-down and description of all 2011 Innovations Honorees visit: