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LG via CNN A new LG TV featuring Google Assistant

It runs from January 9-12 in various locations across the city.

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But in addition to technology that might end up in your home, the show is also expected to host downright unusual devices, from a Harry Potter-style automated chess board to a one-person electric vehicle.

However, with over 3,900 exhibitors, CES remains a place where you can locate the most recent tech trends.

Carlos Ghosn of Nissan said it best: "We will see more change in the next 10 years than we did in the last 50".

Smart home products like the Google Home speaker will be on display at the Consumer Electronics Show this year.

Book-ending 2017 with another stellar Christmas season, Amazon's unlikely to concede any of its smart speaker winning streak to rivals easily.

Samsung via CNN               Samsung's 146-inch TV called The Wall.      
  
         
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     Samsung's 146-inch TV
Samsung via CNN Samsung's 146-inch TV called The Wall. Samsung via CNN Samsung's 146-inch TV

Television manufacturers have been eager to jump on the talk-to-me bandwagon, with Samsung Monday announcing it would bring the Bixby voice assistant now found on its Galaxy phones to its television sets in 2018, and LG opting for an assist from Google Voice. Licensing and the promise of signing people up for services like Amazon Prime or YouTube Red are a huge potential revenue stream for these companies. They're also compatible with Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, and Apple HomeKit.

REUTERS/Yuya ShinoSony is one of the major brands participating in CES 2018 to be held in Las Vegas, Nevada. "Wherever we go or whatever we're doing, we're going to have some form of digital assistant at our side ready to help us". Considering the excitement and interest surrounding Magic Leap's hardware, other companies are probably eager to draw the same level of attention.

The sheer volume of home appliances, gadgets and robots for the home that are interconnected means that technology is reaching an integration moment, according to Werner Goertz, Research Director at the Gartner research institute. CES is developing the space for self-driving technologies by more than a third this year.

LG is also coming to CES with three robots of its own for use in hotels, airports, and supermarkets, with appropriate names like the Serving Robot, Porter Robot and Shopping Cart Robot.

Robots have always been a mainstay on the CES show floor, but they're usually more of a novelty than a real product.

Robots have been a mainstay on the CES show floor, but they are much more of a novelty than an actual item.

Some of the highlights of the event so far include LG's remarkable 65-inch OLED rollable TV prototype, Acer's latest Swift 7 - the thinnest laptop in history - and Samsung's colossal Wall TV. "At what point do these conversations turn into relationships?"

HMD Global to reveal the first Nokia phone on 5 January 2018
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