CES 2023 Report: New products for comic book creators and comic book readers

Here’s my report from CES 2023. This podcast is available on Apple Podcasts and Google Podcasts. And the podcast is also available on YouTube. Please like and subscribe to that video channel.

CES is the annual trade show that this year drew over 115,000 industry professionals with over 3200 exhibitors, including 1000 startups from all over the world. CES 2023 showcased the next era of innovation from transportation and mobility to digital health, sustainability, Web3, metaverse and beyond in 2.2 million net square feet of exhibits.

Traditionally a mecca for new consumer electronics, the event has morphed into a showcase for specifics trends including Human Security for all, Automotive and Mobility, Digital Health, Sustainability. Web3 and the Metaverse, and Startups

CES 2023 also featured keynote speakers for the leading global companies.

Entertainers and other figures from sports, music, movies, TV and technology appeared throughout the week celebrating technology through speaking engagements, signing autographs, and meeting conference attendees including: Grant Hill, Jessica Mendoza, Ken Jeong, Barbara Corcoran, Snoop Dogg, Imagine Dragons, Mario and Marco Andretti, Paris Hilton, Joe Theismann, M. Night Shymalan, Erin Andrews, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Kevin Pearce, Jose Andres, Seth Rogen, Paula Abdul, David Dobrik, and Lauren Miller Rogen.

And while I could show you all of that, the focus for this site and podcast is comic books and comic book creation. During my time on the show floor, I discovered a variety of exhibitors who demonstrated tools for comic book creation. 

TCL offered the new NXTPAPER 12 Pro tablet.

ACE Computers showcased the Mustang T630 portable, flexible laptop.

Asus demonstrated the new ProArt StudioBook with ProArt Creator Hub 2.0 plus additional access to the Pantone resource database.

Amazon demonstrated the new Kindle Scribe.

ZoopLoop provided a unique tether to keep track of your digital pencils.

Duracell offered a variety of mobile power bank products.

Jackery provided a sneak peak of the upcoming Air-W, winner of the CES 2023 Honoree for the Innovation Award.

Microsoft featured the Surface Pro 9.

Huion showed the Kamvas Studio 16.

Xebec included the Tri-Screen 2.

Bird Buddy Smart Bird Feeder is a new way for bird watchers to get up close to a wide variety of wildlife. Perfect for artists who require life drawings in nature.

You can discover more about CES 2023 at CES.tech.


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