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:
Black|OPS with 3D Vision Surround Technology
HP Photosmart eStation
Eastman Kodak Company
KODAK PlaySport Video Camera
Electronic Gaming Hardware
Kinect for Xbox 360
Major Home Appliances
Kenmore Elite® Dishwasher with Interactive Color LCD Controls
Online Audio/Video Content
Internet TV & Blu-ray Disc Player Powered by Google TV
Portable Multimedia Accessories
360 + Stand
HTC EVO 4G
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: http://cesweb.org/Awards/InnovationAwards/2011honorees.htm