Yearly Archives: 2006

PB0107 Innovations

NEW YEAR/NEW BATTLESAs we lift the lid on 2007 it’s interesting to note how the battles in certain product categories are taking shape. Digital...

Pentax/Hoya Merger

Mergers and acquisitions continued for the imaging industry in 2006, right up until the dawning of the new year, as Japanese optics maker Hoya...

From CES President and CEO Gary Shapiro: 2007 International CES – The One Show...

As 2007 approaches, a buzz throughout the CE industry begins to build as retail professionals seek an advance look at the products and technologies...

The CE Shopping Habits of Generation Y: Women’s Edition

Vertis Communications recently revealed the results of their “Customer Focus Tech Savvy” study, which indicates that Generation Y women (born between 1977 and 1994)...

Half Their Time on Media

According to a recent study conducted by U.S. Census Bureau, Americans will spend nearly half their lives watching TV, going online, listening to the...

Welcome to the 2007 International CES

On behalf of the more than 200 companies that compose the Consumer Electronics Association’s Digital Imaging Division, and with CES 2007 now just a...

Generational Gaps in Mobile Phone Use

It was recently said that anyone under that age of 24 perceives little difference between the real and the virtual. Younger people often have...

Holiday Net Spending Rises

U.S. consumers’ Internet spending for the 2006 holiday season looks like it will come in approximately 24% over the numbers from a year ago...

The Gift of Androgyny

We’ve been covering the photo gifting market quite a bit in this space over the course of the year and are continually amazed at...

Pic Biz Web Site Launches

Picture Business is proud to announce the unveiling of our new Web site at www.picturebusinessmag.com The site will provide timely and informative content including...