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Press conference after press conference, where to begin? In case you were out, you know, living a life, here's a shopping list of some the day's press conference gems.

1. 108-inch Aquos LCD TV from Sharp. Wow.

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2. LG's combination Blu-ray/HD DVD player. Why have nasty format wars when you can buy one catch-all player that does the heavy lifting for you?

3. Netgear's SPH200D cordless phone. Combines Skype with good ol' fashion phone fun. Looks nice, too.

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4. Toshiba continues to force HD DVD down consumers' throats with another player and a plea to studios, begging for more support for the format. Good luck, bro.

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5. Philips' Ambi sound speakers. Surround sound without a bunch of extra speakers all over the house for the win.

6. Sony demoed a potentially cool Internet streaming feature at their press conference. A module will connect their Bravia TVs to the Internet to stream content, including HD content. The problem? When was the last time that Sony ever did anything software-related well? Exactly.

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Just wait until the show really starts. That's when the craziness happens.

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