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I’ve been back from CES for a couple of days now (read all of our coverage here).
After clearing out my inbox and racking my brain about a wrap-up post for the event, it finally occurred to me why it was that I’ve had such a hard time in finding a topic — I’m just not impressed. In fact, I’m mildly depressed by what I saw, and further to that point, I’m bothered by what it means. Let me explain — CES is supposed to be where the biggest and brightest ideas of the upcoming year in consumer electronics are shown.