CES 2006: Highlights of Thursday's coverage from TG Daily

Meanwhile, a legendary consumer electronics company and the world's premiere microprocessor manufacturer, both took steps in parallel directions. Everybody's going Hollywood, it seems, as Sony made forward steps toward its content delivery platform, while Intel extended its new Viiv umbrella brand to encompass existing PCs, media center PCs, and the back-end service that feeds them with downloadable streaming videos and tunes. In a way, Apple was conspicuous by its absence here on Thursday, as it would appear the entire electronics world started following up on Apple's act, like it was 1984 all over again. Here now are the stories that made news from CES on Thursday, 5 January 2006:

Highlights From Day Two Of CES 2006