With CES 2019,, the Chicago Auto Present and the all within the rearview mirror, this 12 months’s calendar of tech, automotive and cultural occasions are already nicely underway. Similar to final 12 months (you keep in mind final 12 months, proper? and ), CNET will likely be protecting information and bulletins from each main present and occasion that occurs from now till 2020, when it begins another time with CES 2020.
Toy Truthful 2019: New York, Feb. 16-19
Toys and tech go hand in hand lately, and the Toy Truthful offers us our first glimpses of how the pairing will take form within the coming 12 months. Final 12 months we bought a. This 12 months, it is all the pieces from a house lie detector recreation to Fortnite and Overwatch Nerf weapons. There’s even to the basic drawing recreation.
Samsung Unpacked Galaxy S10 occasion: San Francisco, Feb. 20
Samsung unveiledin its sales space at CES 2019. It additionally introduced its and despatched out the invite pictured above. Whereas we do not know the total particulars but, it is protected to say Samsung is planning to formally debut the Galaxy S10 (or ).
Cell World Congress 2019: Barcelona, Feb. 25-28
Nokia’s Nokia 8110 4G was the speak of 2018’s MWC.
Should you’ve ever puzzled why there aren’t any main cellular bulletins at CES yearly, it is due to MWC. Nevertheless, like CES this 12 months, there may be certain to be.
CP+ 2019: Yokohama, Feb. 28 to March three
CP+ is crucial present for digital camera and picture imaging for customers and professionals — at the very least apart from Photokina, which will not occur once more till Could 2020. Cameras together with, and had been all launched round CP+, for instance. Should you’ve been ready for a serious digital camera or lens announcement otherwise you merely love picture gear, you may need to search for information simply earlier than and through this present.
Intl. House + Housewares Present 2019: Chicago, March 2-5
There was no scarcity ofinformation to come back out of CES. However if you cannot get sufficient of the newest in kitchen home equipment, cooking devices, house design and different equipment, this Chicago present in March is one to look at. CNET will likely be there to deliver you the newest in and rivals.
Geneva Motor Present, March 5-6
The looks of the Toyota Gazoo Racing Idea on the 2018 Geneva present bought us amped for a manufacturing Supra, which appeared on the Detroit Auto Present this 12 months prepared to finish its two-decade hiatus. Cannot wait to see what comes this 12 months.
Toyota Supra ends a two-decade hiatus on the 2019 Detroit…
SXSW 2019: Austin, March Eight-17
Elon Musk dropped by SXSW 2018
Saying this convention down in Austin, Texas has turn into big looks like a understatement with occasions devoted to music, movie, comedy, gaming and tech.
Apple spring occasion?
You did not miss something: Apple hasn’t made any official bulletins for its 2019 occasions. Nevertheless, it does usually maintain three to 4 main ones all year long with the primary falling typically — however not all the time! — within the March-to-April timeframe. Final 12 months’s was all about schooling and featured the launch of the. For 2019, Apple could shift to leisure and announce .
New York Auto Present: April 17-18
One of the best a part of the 2018 NY Auto Present?had been really headed to showroom flooring together with that stole the present. We’re hoping for extra of the identical in 2019.
Fb F8 2019: April 30 to Could 1
Fb CEO Mark Zuckerberg at F8 2018.
Spring is developer convention season and the social community will get issues began. It guarantees to be crammed with “networking alternatives, deep-dive classes and product demos, all showcasing how know-how can allow the very best of what folks can do collectively,” wrote Ime Archibong, vp of product partnerships, in a weblog submit (). In fact, Fb nonetheless wants to determine tips on how to take care of the continuing faux information downside and the heavy-handed ways which have broken its repute within the aftermath of the Cambridge Analytica scandal and the 2016 election. Oh, and there is , too.
Google I/O 2019: Could 7-9
Google CEO Sundar Pichai at Google I/O 2018.
The search big introduced the dates for its 2019 builders convention in a suitably Google method by posting. To jog your reminiscence, ultimately 12 months’s convention Google CEO , its uncanny synthetic intelligence for Google Assistant customers that would make appointments and reservations utilizing a human voice full with pauses, umms and ahhs.
Amazon’s Alexa and Microsoft’s Cortana can speak to every…
Should you assume Microsoft’s developer convention is all about Home windows,. A lot of the 2018’s focus was on Microsoft’s work on synthetic intelligence (AI) programs, machine studying, edge-computing instruments and the corporate’s strikes to combine with different platforms together with iOS, Android and Amazon Alexa. Dates have not been introduced, however anticipate it to be in early Could.
Computex 2019: Taipei, Could 28-June 1
The biggest IT tradeshow in Asia, Computex is often good forthe newest chip information and an abundance of .
Apple WWDC 2019 (anticipated)
Just like the others, Apple’s Worldwide Developer Convention has a heavy concentrate on its software program and working programs — MacOS, iOS, WatchOS, tvOS — in addition to its HealthKit, ARKit and HomeKit platforms. However typically we additionally see new iPads or Macs at this occasion. There isn’t any introduced date but, however WWDC 2018 was June Four-Eight.
E3 2019: Los Angeles, June 11-13
Three days of video games, video games, video games and the and equipment you utilize to play them. However with, it will likely be fascinating to see what , and console makers and have on deck — to not point out offshoots like .
Amazon Prime Day (anticipated)
It’s best to by no means pay full worth for stormtrooper bookends.
Star Wars by way of Amazon
Amazon hasn’t confirmed that its massive summer time sale is returning for 2019, however we might be shocked if it does not. The massive mid-July sale usually options eye-popping reductions on the positioning’s personal Fireplace, Echo and Kindle merchandise along with something and all the pieces Alexa-enabled. Amazon additionally slashes costs on every kind of different issues for the day (nicely, technically two days), principally supplying you with permission to purchase stuff you did not know you wanted till they had been $10 cheaper. It is like The Purge, however for on-line buying.
2019 Comedian-Con: San Diego, July 18-21
There are comic-cons all 12 months lengthy world wide, however the San Diego present is the biggest in North America attracting greater than 130,000 attendees. Whereas 2018 was type of a laid-back present with no big bulletins,, which may make for a news-packed present. By the best way, Comedian-Con 2019 attendee badges are offered out.
Samsung Galaxy Word Unpacked occasion (rumored)
August is a typically a gradual month for giant tech information with one exception: Samsung’s Galaxy Word announcement. Final 12 months’sreplace, all issues thought of, which implies the Word 10 might be a whole overhaul. We most likely will not hear any important rumors about it till we get previous , although.
IFA 2019: Berlin, Sept. 6-11
Held in Berlin each September, IFA is Europe’s largest consumer-electronics commerce present. Though lots of the merchandise introduced by no means attain the US, there’s nonetheless. And it kicks off a endless parade of shopper tech bulletins for the autumn (and vacation buying season).
Frankfurt Motor Present, Sept. 10-11
Frankfurt Motor Present 2017: Roadshow editors select their…
A lot of sports activities automobiles, numerous hybrids and EVs and a wholesome portion of idea automobiles make up most of what debuts in Frankfort. Sadly, there are.
Apple September occasion (anticipated)
Apple’s invite for its 2018 iPhone occasion.
Apple’s September occasion is the rationale it’s best to by no means purchase a brand new iPhone in August. The fruits of months of iPhone rumors, hypothesis and leaks result in. A is often alongside for the journey as nicely.
Amazon September occasion?
For the previous couple of years, Amazon has overhauled its Alexa-powered product line in late September. We noticed greater than a dozen new and refreshed merchandise in 2018. Will that occur once more this 12 months? We’ll simply have to attend and see.
Microsoft October Floor occasion?
The Floor Professional 6 was introduced at Microsoft’s 2018 October occasion
That is the at some point of the 12 months when Microsoft’s PC takes a backseat to its software program. There’s often a brand new product announcement or an replace to present in the summertime, like, however Microsoft typically makes use of an October occasion to spotlight extra essential gadgets. Will it accomplish that once more in 2019? Time will inform.
Google Pixel October occasion?
Once more, this one is not assured, however anticipated: Google’s annual fall occasion usually drops in between Apple’s two second-half occasions. Although leaks and rumors have a tendency take the wind out of the bulletins, Google all the time appears to have some surprises in terms of its Android, Chrome and Google Assistant gadgets.
PDN Photograph Plus Expo: New York, Oct. 24-26
Photograph Plus is the biggest pictures and imaging present in North America with “20,000 skilled photographers, pictures fanatics, videographers, college students and educators” in attendance. Should you’re into cameras, the equipment for them and tips on how to use them higher, put it in your calendar.
Apple October occasion?
Apple typically — however not all the time — wraps up its occasion 12 months withsimilar to iPads and non-Professional laptops and desktops. In 2018, nevertheless, Apple leaned extra towards creatives with the , and . The occasion usually hits on the finish of October, giving us loads of time for leaks and assume items on the place the corporate must go subsequent.
Samsung Builders Convention (anticipated)
Away from the developer convention onslaught in spring, Samsung’s November convention ensures itself a while within the highlight for its initiatives. In 2018, it was our first glimpse of its folding telephone, a listing of enhancements coming to its Bixby digital assistant and the announcement of One UI, a simplified interface for its cellular gadgets.
Microsoft Ignite: Orlando, Nov. Four-Eight
Ignite covers what’s coming subsequent from the software program big for IT professionals and enterprise clients who need to know the “way forward for cloud, information, enterprise intelligence, teamwork and productiveness.” It is heavy on the workshops and breakout classes, howeveras nicely.
Pre-register for Ignite 2019 now
Los Angeles Auto Present: Nov. 18-21
Manuel Carrillo III/Roadshow
Though it tends to lack a central focus, LA is likely one of the most essential exhibits of the 12 months. For instance, in 2018, there have been a number of massive debuts throughout classes debuts just like the Wrangler-based Jeep Gladiator pickup, the following Kia Soul, Mazda3, Porsche 911 and all-new Hyundai Palisade SUV.
Earlier 2019 occasions
We’re already previous these massive 2019 milestones.
CES 2019 (January)
Sundance 2019 (January-February)
Tremendous Bowl 53 (February)
Chicago Auto Present (February)