WOW: Samsung Beat Apple To A Voice Controlled TV

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LAS VEGAS — Samsung just unveiled its new Smart TV strategy at its Consumer Electronics keynote this afternoon. The new models, called the ES 8000, have built-in voice control, motion control, apps, and streaming services.

We also got a look at the company’s new line of super thin Series 9 and Series 5 laptops.

Read below for our live blog of the event.

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