March 3, 2021



Larry Magid: Giant CES trade show to be virtual in 2021

Normally this time of year, I’d be getting ready for my annual trek to Las Vegas for CES – the massive technology trade show that typically attracts in the neighborhood of 200,000 people to spend a few days in inflated hotel rooms, eat greasy convention food and rub shoulders

Larry Magid (Gary Reyes / Mercury News)

on very crowded show floors. I’ve been attending CES, Comdex or both since 1981, so this is the first time in 40 years that I won’t be in Las Vegas during the late fall (when the now-defunct Comdex computer show was held) or early January strengths.