I'm back from CES 2014, where I spent time hefting a connected tennis racket, riding a Segway competitor, and drooling over a DeLorean. In my meanderings, I saw endless displays full of phone cases covered in rhinestones and pink zebra stripes. Business as usual. What turned my head was what I found at the Acoustic Research booth.
Acoustic Research was showing off its new "AR for Her" spring collection of tech accessories. The first thing I thought about was "Bic for Her," the much-maligned and ridiculed pen "designed to fit comfortably in a woman's hand." Is Acoustic Research stepping into the same mud puddle of stereotypical lady-pandering design? Yup.… Read more