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Smart Remote wins 2017 CES Innovation Award

January 15th, 2017

Sevenhugs is proud to announce that Smart Remote has received the 2017 CES Innovation Award in the extremely competitive category of Smart Home. Smart Remote stood out among many innovative products with the world’s first indoor positioning system in a consumer electronic device. This breakthrough technology gives Smart Remote the ability to control hundreds of thousands of devices in a simple and intuitive way. The patent-pending technology combines this indoor positioning system with 9-axis motion sensors to track Smart Remote’s exact position and orientation.

See the full CES press release and list of other category winners below…

CES Announces Best of Innovation Honorees for CES 2017

The Consumer Technology Association (CTA)TM and producer of CES®, the world’s gathering place for all who thrive on the business of consumer technologies, announced the Best of Innovation Honorees for CES® 2017. The annual CES Innovation Awards honors outstanding product design and engineering across 28 product categories. The announcement came from the annual CES Unveiled New York, an exclusive industry only event featuring the latest innovations and trends and important show announcements leading up to CES.

The program recognizes two levels of recipient – Honoree and Best of Innovation. Products that receive the Best of Innovation and Honoree designation will be featured in the Innovation Awards Showcase, presented by The Henry Ford, at CES 2017, Jan. 5-8 in Las Vegas, NV.

“The honorees stand as the best of ingenuity and design in the consumer tech industry,” said Karen Chupka, Sr. VP, CES and corporate business strategy, CTA. “These outstanding products exemplify the power and promise of the global consumer tech industry to produce breakthrough products and services that improve our lives and better our world.”

Each category has a three-member judging team that evaluates the products based on their engineering, design, functionality, consumer appeal and how they compare to competitors in the marketplace. The judges include highly respected consumer tech designers, engineers and members of the media.

The Best of Innovation Honorees for CES 2017

3D Printing
Robo R2 High-Performance Smart 3D Printer with Wi-Fi

Robo 3D Inc.
Home Appliances
Sleep Number 360 Smart Bed

Sleep Number
Accessible Tech
ReSound ENZO2™

Home Audio/Video Components and Accessories
Mars by Crazybaby

Crazybaby Inc.
Accessible Tech
Aipoly Vision

In-Vehicle Audio/Video
Integrated Connectivity Cluster

Computer Accessories

Portable Media Players and Accessories
XGIMI Z4 Aurora Screenless TV

Chengdu XGimi Technology Co., Ltd.
Computer Hardware and Components
HP Spectre 13

HP Inc.
Smart Home
Smart Remote by Sevenhugs

Computer Peripherals
Nighthawk X10 R9000 Smart WiFi router

Smart Home

Computer Peripherals
Predator Z301CT monitor

Software and Mobile Apps
Xooloo Digital Coach

Digital Imaging
Obsidian 3D Panoramic Camera

KanDao Technology Co. Ltd.
Tablets, E-Readers and Mobile Computing
Lenovo Yoga Book (Android)

Lenovo, Corp.
Drones and Unmanned Systems
POWERUP FPV – Paper Airplane VR Drone

Tech For A Better World
Tobii Dynavox PCEye Mini with IS4 Eye Tracker

Tobii Dynavox
Embedded Technologies
Goodix Live Fingerprint Detection Sensor

Vehicle Intelligence
S3 Solid State LiDAR Sensor

Quanergy Systems
Fitness, Sports and Biotech
EyeQue Personal Vision Tracker

EyeQue Corporation
Virtual Reality
Tilt Brush

Google Inc.
The Z – Gaming Mouse

Swiftpoint Inc
Wearable Technologies

uConekt Inc.

OSSIC Corporation
Wearable Technologies
LINK AKC Smart Dog Collar

Link AKC (Smart Pet Technologies, LLC d/b/a Link AKC)
High Performance Home Audio/Video
SVS SB16-Ultra Subwoofer

Wireless Handset Accessories
Moto Mods

Motorola Mobility, a Lenovo company
High Performance Home Audio/Video
Paradigm Persona 9H (part of the Persona Series)

Paradigm Electronics Inc.
Wireless Handsets
Lenovo Phab 2 Pro

Lenovo, Corp

Source : https://www.ces.tech/News/Press-Releases/CES-Press-Release.aspx?NodeID=b3f9b5ce-9a0d-4c45-8243-fe4227f2fcca