What to expect at CES 2021: Smart masks, 5G, rollable phones & more

Bob Sirott

FILE – In this Sept. 17, 2020 file photo, visitors wearing mask to protect from the coronavirus walk past a 5G sign at the China Beijing International High Tech Expo in Beijing, China. A much-hyped network upgrade called “5G” means different things to different people. To industry proponents, it’s the next huge innovation in wireless internet. To the U.S. government, it’s the backbone technology of a future that America will wrestle with China to control. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan, File)

This year, there will be a few trends to watch for (literally) at the Consumer Electronics Show. The consumer tech conference was forced to go all-digital amid the pandemic. TVs, 5G talk, laptops, health gadgets & more. Carl Prouty, ABT’s Technologists, joined Jon Hansen, filling in for Bob Sirott, with the latest.

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Bob Sirott's acclaimed broadcasting career has spanned nearly five decades and has included stints at WMAQ, WBBM-FM, WLS, WGN and various television stations. (Click for more.)
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