Consumer Electronics Association

An event that will feature unprecedented app-lications

The Consumer Electronics Association announced that the 2013 International CES will be the largest app event in the world. The annual Las Vegas show takes place January 8-11. App-related happenings at CES will include competitions, educational sessions and events that showcase the best of the app world. In all, the 2013 CES will feature 3,000 global technology companies.

CES to reveal innovative products at its Digital Health Summit

Mobile and portable connected devices will be hot items at the Digital Health Summit. The premiere event will be part of the larger 2012 Consumer Electronics Show. But other technology-based products will also be available, according to Karen Chupka, a senior vice president with the Consumer Electronics Association. She noted that attendees can expect to be see the latest innovations in medication monitoring equipment, telehealth, remote monitoring, secured wireless devices -- and more. More than 2,700 exhibitors will participate in the CES, which runs Jan. 10-13 in Las Vegas.