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For many years, I spent the first week of January at the huge Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, but this year, I’m covering it from home. The show went on, and some people and companies decided to attend in person, but like many journalists covering CES, I didn’t want to risk Omicron’s exposure. Many exhibitors also stopped sending

Larry Magid (Gary Reyes / Mercury News)

Staff for the show this year.

Although I don’t miss the crowds and expensive hotel rooms, I do miss seeing friends, meeting technical executives, and taking a closer look at the gadgets on display.