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I'm Too Wired

By Yuki Noguchi
Wednesday, January 5, 2005; 7:27 PM

_____2005 CES_____
Washington Post reporter Yuki Noguchi attended the 2005 International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. She filed regular postings from the show and answered reader queries on the feedback page.

Time for me to kvetch a bit. What's with all the power cords?

In order to cover this show, I brought a small armada of tools: a laptop, a digital camera, a cell phone, a BlackBerry, and just for kicks, my cute iPod mini. What this means, however, is that I also need to tote around an entire backpack full of the power cords for all these devices! This turns out to be a common pet peeve here. Consumer electronics are fun, but hauling around the cords remains a pain...

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