CES: Tom Hanks brings Hollywood glitter to tech show

January 9, 2009

Tom Hanks and Sony CEO Howard Stringer might just have gained a little street cred with the tech crowd this week.

CES: Palm in spotlight on Day 1

January 9, 2009

Palm Pre

The official start of the 2009 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas saw PDA pioneer Palm unveiling its answer to the popular iPhone smartphone and a new, Web-oriented operating system. Investors pushed the stock up 30 percent for two consecutive days and bloggers affirmed their optimism in early hands-on reviews.