CES Kills Comdex

from the bye-bye-now dept

For years, people have pointed out that Comdex just doesn't have the same pull it used to. Many people thought that there wouldn't be a Comdex last year after its parent company, Key3Media went bankrupt and other, competing shows, jumped in to take its place. The show still happened, though without much interest. Apparently, the interest is even less this year, and there will be no Comdex this year. They claim that it will come back the following year, but I wouldn't bet too much money on that happening. In the meantime, everyone had already shifted their Las Vegas conference travel plans to January's CES anyway, so it's unlikely this will actually impact anyone.

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    Director Mitch, 23 Jun 2004 @ 9:51pm

    Poor Taxi Drivers

    The taxi drivers were all pissed off by the poor Comdex turnout last November - they were still moaning about it at CES. I can't imagine what they'll be saying when they read this in the paper tomorrow morning.

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