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Digital Dominates CES

Consumer electronics is hot again! The industry had undergone quite a few peaks and valleys in recent years. It was hot in the early Eighties with the advent of the VCR and the CD player. But soon after those items made inroads into the majority of homes, customers became disenchanted with gadgets and went for clothes and shoes. Well, gadgets are back, and with a vengeance. Last January’s Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas boasted a record attendance, as well as a record number of product introductions. Most auspicious was digital television, displayed by virtually every TV manufacturer and then some.

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