CES 2018 Show Final Report

Author: IPVM Team, Published on Jan 12, 2018

This is IPVM's final edition of our 2018 CES show report. Below are already numerous images and commentary, with more coming tomorrow.

CES is far far bigger than even big security shows like ISC West (the CES show floor covers 2,500,000 square feet, compared to ISC West's ~300,000 square feet, roughly 8 times the size), with attendees all over the city and largely in the rain:

*** **** ** ** *** *** **** **** ** **** up *** ** *** ***** (***** ** *** ****** *** West ****), ** ***** ** *** ****** *** ***** ********** center, *** ******* ***** ** *** * ***** **** ***** below ** **** ***:

Topics ******* ******

*** ********* ** * **** ** ****** ******* ****** **** report:

  • ********* / *****
  • ****** / *******
  • *** **********
  • ****** *********
  • *** ** *** ****
  • ****** / *********
  • ******* ************ ******
  • **** **** ****** ****** + *******
  • ***** *********
  • ******** ***** **
  • ******** ********
  • ****** *****
  • ** ****
  • ****** **** ********
  • ***** *****
  • ***** *********
  • ***** **** **
  • ****
  • ****
  • *******
  • *-****
  • ****** ********
  • *** ******* ********
  • ****...

Ring **** **** *****

**** ** ******* **** *** **** ******** ********, ***** **** to **** **** ********** ** ********** * **** ***** *** they ***** **** ***** ******* ************* *** ******** **********, **** a ******* **-***** *****, **** ******* ******* ***** ($**/**).

FLIR ******* ******** ****

****'* ***** ********-******** ******** ******** **** ******* ****** **** ****'* booth ** *** ****, **** **** *** ***** *** **** of *** ***** ****/**** ******** ********. ***** ***** ******* ** their ***** ******** ********, ********* ***** **** ***** ********* ********, and ******* *******-******* ********. ********* **** **** ** *** ***** seemed ** ** ******* ***** ** *****, *** **** *** very ******** ** *** ******* ** *** ********* ** ***.

**** *** ******* ********* ***** ****** ***-********** ******* ******* *** consumer ************, **** ** * ******-***** ***** **** **** * thermal ******, ******/******* ***-** *******, *** *********** **** *** "*****" type ************ **** **** ******** *** **** ********* ** ***********'*.

********* ***** **** * "*******" (******* ******) *** ******* * color ******** **** **** ********** ********* ** ***** ** ***** badge ** * *** ** *** ****** ****** *** ****. Though *** "*******" ***** *** ***** ****, *** **** *** 3-5 ****** ** ****, *** *** ****-**** ***** *** *** Google, *** ******* **********, ***.

Finally, * ****-******** ******** *****

******* *** ********** ****-***** ******* ***** *****. ***** **** **** *** *********** ** *** security ************, **** **** ***** ********* ***** ***** ** * way **** * *********** ** ***** ***. ** ***** **** be ********** ** ********** ***** ********* *** ************* *****. *******, you ***** *** **** **** ***** ******* **** **** *******.

Netgear, *-**** ****** **** **** *****

******* ***** **** ** ********-******** ********** ********, *** ****-***** (** consumers)**** ******** ******, ******* *** ** ******** ** *** **** *****. **** did **** * ******* ******* **** ***** *** ***** **** with ******* ********* **** *** **** ** *** ***** ** the ****. **** *** ********* ******** *** ******** **** ****** or ***** *********, *** *** ******* ************** ** ******* ***********.

*********, *-**** *** * ******* ******* **** ** ****, ****** theirs *** ******* ******* **************, ** *** *** **** ** general *********.

IBM ******* ******** *******

*** *** * **** ** ***** *** ************** *********. *** ********* ****** ** ********* ****** *** ****** cylinder ** *** ****** ** *** **** (*** *** **** in *** *****), *** *** **** ** *** ********* ******* to ******* *** ********* (**** ** *********, ** ** ****** in * ******* **** **** ***** ** **** ******** ****), and ********* ** **** ***** *** ******* ************.

**** *** ** ***** **** ***** ***** ******** ** ***** model ** ******** **** *** *** **** ** ********* *** user-access ****** *** ****. ** *** ***** **** ** ******* quantum ********* ************, *** ********* ** ******* ** ***'* ********** ******** ******* ********* ****, **** *** **** ******* ** the ** ***** ****. *** *******, *** ***** ****** * program ***** * ******** ** ************** **** *** ******.

Router ********

********* ***** ****** ******** **** ** ********* ** *** ** soon, *** ~$**. ** **** ****** **** *** ******'* ***** supply *** ******** ** ** *** ****. **** *****, ** pings * ***-*** **'*, *** ** ***** **** ** ********** router ***** ******* ** ******* ** ***** ** *** ***** any ******.

Video ********* "*******"

***** ********* **** ********* ******* ***** **********. ****** ***** ******* that ******** ******** ******* ** *** **** **** *** * video ******** ********. ***** ****** **** ********** ***** ***** ****** like *****, ********, ****, *** ********** ** ****** ** ******* OEMs ******* *** ************ ** *** **, **** ****** ** ~$40 **** (***** ********** ** ***-*,*** *****).

************ ** ** ********** *** ****** **** *** "*****'* ***** A.I. ********", ***** **** ** ********* ** ***********. *** ******** will ** **** ** ********* ******** ****** ** **** *********, or ***** ********* ********** ********* ** *** *** ******* ** associated ****, ********* ** *** *******.

Day * ********

*** ** **** ** *********. ******** **** * ******** **** includes * *** *** * *** **** ****** (***), *** a ******** (**** * ***-******* ******** *** ***** ***** *****) to ****** ****** **** **** ******* (********* *****), * ************ battery ******* ****** **** ******* **** **** ********* *** * charger, * ******-******** ******* ******** * **** *** **** *** basic *******, ** ****** ****** ***** ******* ** ********* ** some ** ***** *****, *** ****, ****, *-******, *** ****** and ***** "*** *****" ***** ** **** ***** ******. **** the ******* ****** ** ********, ********* *** ***** ******* ** try *** ***** *** ***** *** ***** ***** ****** ** closely ******* ***********.

Celebrity(ish) ***********

**** ******* *** ***** ********* ********* ********* *'****, **. ** was ** *** ***** ** * ******* ********* *****-*********** ********, and **** ****** ** *** **** *** *** *********** ******* had ******* "** *** ******" ******* *** ********** ** ***** booth ** **** ******.

**** ******** ** ****** ****** *** **** *****:

Infamous ** ** ***

*** ******* *********** *** ***** ******(**** *****) *** ********** ************* **** **** ****** ** ******* ***** ******* ** ***, ****** **** ******* **** *******.

***** **** ******* ********* *** ********* ** *******, ** ******** not ****** ** *** **** ***** *** *** **** ******** by **** ********* ** *** **** *** *****:

**** ** ***** ***** ***** *** ********* ***** ***** **** IPVM, ******** ***** ******* ****** ************ *** **** ********* ** idea ***** **, ********* ***** ******** ***** *******:

***** ******* ********* ** **** **** ************* ******** *** **** attempts ** ******** *** ***** ***** ****** ***** *** *******. They *** *** ***** ******** **** ********* *** **** *************** via ********** ** ******** ** ***** ******* ***-*** ****** *********.

** ******** ** *** ** ***** *****. **** ****, ** presented * ********** ******* ******* ***** ***** *** **'* ****. With ****, *** ** *******'* ******* *** ************* ********.

*************, ** *** * *********:

  • ** ****** ** '*** ****'. *** ***** ****** ******* ******** 15 ****** ***.
  • ** ****** ** ** *****, ****** **** ***** *** ***** competitor *** *** ****** ** **** **** **** ***.

**********'* ******** **** ********* ** *** ***** ******, **'* ********* **** ** ****.

Vivint ***** ****** ***

*** ****** ***** ***** ***, ***** *** ******** ****** *** it ***** *** ******** / ****** *** **** ***** ******, here ** ** ******** ****:

*** **** ** ****** **:

*** ***** *** ********* ******, ****** *** **** *** **** of **** *** ** ** ******'* ***** ** *** ***** design. ** ****, *** *** ***** *** ******** **** ** packed *** **** ***** ******* ***** ******:

Oh ****, *** **** ***********

*** *** ********* ** *********** ** ***** *****, ****** *** move *** *** ****** ** ** ** *****:

CES ***** ***** *** *

***** ********** **** ** ********* **** ******* ** ********, *** thing ****** ***** ********* *** ** ****** ** *** **** for ***** ** ***** ***** ** *********** ***** ********. *** Central **** ** *** *** ***** ********** ****** **** ***** for ************* ** ******* ** *** ****** ** *** ****** day, *********** ******** **** *** ****** **** *** ******* ******** of ********** ********, ****** ** **** ***** *********. **** *** especially ******* ***** ****-******* ****** ****** ******** ** *** ***** day ** ***.

CES ******* *******

*** **** * ****-**** ******* *****, $**/**** *************, *** $**/**** *** ***-*******. **** ***** ** *** **** regardless ** ******** ** ***** ****, ********* ** *** ******* sales. ** ********, ******* ***** ** *** **** ** ************* higher ** ~$**-$***/**** (*** *** ***** ** *** ***** ******** comparable ****** **** *********, ***** ********, ***.). ***** **** *** make *** **** **** * ****, ********** **** **** * very ***** ****** ** ********* *** *** **** ********** ** just ****** *** **********, ***** ******* ************ *** ****** ********** meetings.

Eureka **** ********

********** ** *** *****, ***** *** ****** *** **** **** floor ** * ******* **** ********* ** ***** ****** ** hundreds ** ******** **** ******* *********, ****** '****** ****':

* '*****' **-*******, ****** ********** ****,*****, *** ******* ********.

*** ******* ** **** ** ** ********** ******. ***** **** make ** ***** **** ** *** ****** *** ******** ******** in * *********** *****, **** ***** ** * ********** **** to ****** ***** ********* ** *** * ***** ****, ***** being **** ** ******* ****** *** ***'* ****** *** *** alerts ** *** **** ** ******** **** ** *****.

****** **** * ***** ******* **** **** ***** *** *** iKeyp **** ** *** *** **** ** **. **** ********* ***** *** *** **** ******* / ******** hardware ***** **** **** **** ******. *

*** ******* ****** ***** ******** *** ***'* ***** ************* *** they ******** *** ****. **** *** ** ******* ******* **** the ****** ** *****, **** **** ** ***, *** ***** lights *** ** *** * ****** ***** ** ********* **** the **** ** *** ** *****. ** *** ***'* *****, the ****** *** *** ** ** ***** ***** *** *** hit ** *** ** ****** *** *********.

*** ******* **** ************ *** **** ********* ****** * ****** which **** ****** *** * **** *********** ********:

*** ******* ****** **,**** ********, ** *** ** * ******* ******** ***** ******* *** a ********* ******* **** **** ********** *********** *** ********** *********** outsourced, * ******* *** ***** ******* ***********. *** ******* **** they *** ******* ** ****** ** **** **** ******* / safe ***** ** **** ** ******* ***** ********** ** *********** safe / ***** *************.

*** '**** **' ******** ****** ** ***** ****-****, ** ** least *** *******,******, ***** **.

** ** * '*****' ****** **** *** ** ******** ********** to ******* ******* *********** ** ******** (******* ******, ******* ******, watching **, ***.) ****** ** *** ******* *****:

**** *** ******** ** ********* ****. ***** **** **** *** finalized *** *****, **** *** *********** ****** ***** ** ** $300 ** $***. **** *** ********* ******* ****** ** ****** alarm / ******** ******, *****, ** *** *** *****, ****** risky.

*** *******,******, *** ************* * ****** ***** ********* ****** ******** ** enable "**** *** **" ***** ********, ***** ********* *** **** items *** * *****, *** ***** *** *****, **** ******* automatically *******. *** ****** *** **** ** ***** ******, **** when ******* ********, *** ********* ******** ******** ** * **** demo. ** **** ***** **** ******* **** ******* **** ********** to ***** ******, *** *****-***** ******* ** ***** ***** ***** picked ** ** * ********.

******** ***-******* *** ****-******** ********* ***** **** *********** *** ******** with *** ********* *** *** *****. *** $** ********* ***** connects ** ** *** ** ******* ********, *** *****, ** create *********** ****, ***** *** ** ******** ** ****** **** images ** ***** ****. ** ** ******** ** **** ** Summer ****.

******** ***** *** ** ************** (** *******) *** ******* ** several ******.***-****** * **** **** ** * ****** ******** ***** ****. However, ***** ********* ********* *********** **** *** ******* *** *****-***** and ******* **** *** ***** (***** ** ** ****). ************ cited ******** ****** ******** ******** ******* **** ****** ** ***** watches **** ******* ** **** ******** ** *****, **** ********* up ** * *** **** ** ****. ****-*****/******-***** *******, **** as ********* **** ***** ***** * ******** ****** **** *** practical ******** *** *** ** *** ****-**** *******, ***** ** data **** ***** *****.

********** ******* ** ****-**** ******, ***** ******** **-****** ********** **** cloud ********* ** ****** ** *********** **** ******** ******. *******, unlike****'* ********* *******, *** *******, ******** **** ***** ****** **** ** ~$*** when ** ***** ** *-* ******, **** ******* ****** $*/**.

*** ** *** ********* ******** **** ***** ********* ********* ********** to '********** **** ****':

** ***** ** ** ******** ** ****** ** *** ******** who *** ***** ******** ***** *** *** **** *** ********* / ******* **** ********* **. *** ****, ***** ********** *********,********* ** **** ** ****** *** $**.

Google ********* **** ** ****

*** ** *** *****'* **** ********* ********** *** *** ****** Assistant ******* *******, **** ****** ********* ******* ** **** * more *** ***** ****** ** **** / *** * *****.

***** ***** *** ** ****** **** *** ******** ********* *** of *** **** ********* ****** *** **** ******* * ******* to *** * **** ******:

*** ****** ****** *** ***** **** **** ********** ********* (**** a **********), ****** *** ***** ****. ***********, ******* *** **** had ***** ********.

CNET *** ********

******* ******** **** *** * *** ** ****** ******* *** CNET ****** **** ****. *** ***** *** '*** * ****** tote' *** ****** ***** **** ****** **** * *** *******, all ********* ****. ******* ****, ***** **** **** ** *** video ***** ***** ** *** ********:

Recycling ******

********* ** **** *** **** ** ******** ***** *** * way ** ******* ****** *** ***** *******, ** *********** **** given *** **** ***** ******* ** **** *****:

App **********

*** *********** ******* *** *** *** *** **** ******** ***** typically ** *** ** ***** ** ********* ****** ** **** navigate *** ** ******** ******. *** *******, ***** **** ** find ********** ** *********'* ***** *****:

Hikvision / *****

******** ** *****, *****'* ***** *** ******* ******** **** ********* more ***** ****** **** ******** *** ***** *** **** *** of *** ******* ****** *** ******** ********* ** *** ****:

** *****, ***** **** ****** ~** ******** / ***** ************ companies ** *** ****, **** ** *** *****, *** **** area ***** *** **** *** ****. *******, *** ******** ** those ********* **** ******* ** *** ******* ****** ** ********* at *** ****. *** *******, **** ** *** *****, ***** was *** *** **** ******, ******* *** ******** ********* **** there **** ******** ****.

Hanwha ************* ** *******

******* ******* ***** ************ ***** *** **** *** ******* ******** known ** *******, ** **** *********** ********* ** ***** *****:

** ** *****, *** **** ***** ** ******** *** *********** 'Wisenet' **** '******' ***** **-**********. ********, **** ** ***** **** on *** ********* **** ******* **** ***** ******** **** ****** orange:

******************** ***** **** **** ** *** ***** **** **** *** a ***** ** *** *** **** *** ******* ********** *** a ****** ** ******** ********** ** ***.

Simplisafe ****** ***

*** ***** ********'* #* ***** ********* *** ****** ***, **** their *********** ****** ** ** ******* ******* ***** **** **** to *** ***** ****:

**** ***, ** *****, ** *** ************ ** **** ** the *********** ********* ******. *** **** *** *** **** ** away ** *** *, ********** ********* * ***** *** ********.

*** * ** *** *** ***** ******* *** **********'* ******* demo. *********** * *** ****** ** ******* *** ***** *******, ***** *** ******* **** ******** ********, *** ***** ** the ***** (*,***' ***), *** * *-** **** ******* ****. The ******* **** ***** *** ******* ** *** ****** ******. IPVM *** ******* ***** *** ***** *** **** ******* * successor ** *** ****************** ****.

CES ** *** **** ********** ********

**** *****, *** ****** / ******* ***** *** ******* ********, a ******* ** *** ****** *** ***** *** ******** / video *************. ******, ******* ************* ****** **** *** ***** **** often *****. ****** *** *****, ************'* *** **** ****** **** far **** ******* **** ***** *** ****. * *** ****** was **** **** ** *** ***** ********'* ****** *** *** more ******** ******** *****, **** ******* ****** ** ********** *** free *** ***** ** ****** * *****, ***.

** *** ******** **** *** ******** *** ***** ************ ******* was *** *********** ** **** ***** ******** ******, ***** ******* far ******* ** ****** **** ****** ********* **** *** **** buying *****.

Huawei /********* ******* ******* ******** **********

** *** *** *******, **** ***** ** ******'******* **** **** **&* ** ***** ***** **** ** ********** to *** **, *** ** ******** ******** ** *** ** **********. **** is *** *** ***** **** ****** *** ***** ******** ******* into *** **,**** ******** **** ******** *** **** ** *** ******* ********** going **** ** *** ** ****.

******'* ********* *** ********* ** *** **** **** *** ****** 'wow ***':

*** ***** ******* ******* ***** ******* *** ***** ****** *** packed, ** *** ***** ***** *****:

** *** ** ******'* ******, **** *** ** ** **** of * ****** ******* ** *********** ****** ****, ***** *****:

** ******* ****** ******* *****, **** ************ ********* ********:

*** ***** *** ****** ******* ** ********* ** ******'* ********* division, ***** ***** *** ***** **** ** ** *******, *** a ******* ** ***** ******** *********** **** ***** ** *****, smartphones *** ********.

********* *** ******* ************** ** ***** ********* ******* ** ********* hardware, **** ** **** ******* ** * ****** *********** ******* rotating ** ***** ** **:

Lots ** ******* ********* - **** ***** ****** **********

***** **** **** ** ******* ********* ****** ******* ******* **********. A ******* **** ****** **** *** ****** *** ********* **** packaged *** **** ** *** **** ** **** *** **** attendance. *** *******,********* ********** ***** (***)***** **** ***** ** * **** ***** ** *** ****** of *** ******* **** *** *** ******* * ***** ****:

Chinese ********* ****** ******* *****

*** ****** ***** ***** ******* ************ *** *** ******** ** Amazon *** *****. ***** *** ***** **** ** ****** ***** them *********, *** ***** ******* ** *** *** **** ***** manufacturers ********* ** ********** *** ** ********* **** *** ****** within *** ** ***** **** ************ *****. **** ** ********* compounded ** * **** ** ** ***** ********* **** ***** market *********. ** ******, *** ********* *** *** ******* ******* manufacturers ** *** ** ****** *** **** ***** ******* ********* given *** **** ****** **** *** ********** ** ******** ** operations. *** *******, ***** ********** *** ******** *** ***** ** Dahua ***'* ********* *** **** ***** ** ****** ** ***** into *** ** ******.

Blink ********* ** **** ********

***** ** ******* ***** '***********' **** ******'* *****, ** ** expected ***** *********** *********** ** ******.

*** ******* *** **** ******* * ****** ** ******** ******** intended ** **** **** **** ******** **** *** **** ******** space, ********* * ******** *****, ******, *** ****** ********.

***** ** **** ****** * ******** *** ******, ***** **** have * ******* ******, ******** *** ****** ****** ** ******** and ***********, **** ** ***** *** ******** ************ *** **** for *** ******.

Wireless ***** - *** **

**-******, ** ******* *******, *** ************* ***** ******** ***** *** IR *******. ** **** * **** ***** ** ******* ** an ******** ***** ******* ~**" ** ********, *** ********* ***** are *********** ***** ***** ****** (~*"**") ** ****** * ****** for ********** ***** ** ******* **** ***********, *** *******, ** security *******. *** ****** ********* *** **** ******* *.** *** to * ******, ******** ** ** **** *** ***** ************, however, ** **** *** **** *** **** ************ ****** ** many ** ******** ***** ********, *** *** ****** ******* **** power. ** ***** ********* **** *****, *** ** ******** ** ship **** ****.

Wire **** ******* ********* * ***** ** ***

**** **** ******* *** ********* * *** ******** ****** ****** with, *.*., **** ********** ******* ***** *** ******* *********'* ****, ***** ******* *** **** ******* ***** *************, **** *********** * ****** ******** ** ******** ** ****** sales ***** ** ***** ***** ***** **** **** ******* *** established *******.

*** ******* ** **** ** ******* (*** **** ******* **** *******) *** ****** *** ***** ** **** *****. *****, * WiFi ************ ******* ******, ******** ***** ~$***. **** ****** *** be ********* *** *** ********** ** **** ** ******** ~$** solar *****:

******* **** ****** ** ******** ******** ******* **** **** ** be * ********** ** *** ******* **** ******** ********, ******** below:

QNAP - **** ***** ** ***** ************

****, **** * ******* *** *** ********, *** ** ***. They *********** **** **** *** **** ** ******* **** **** they ***** *** ** ** *********** ******* **** ****** ****. Instead, **** ********** *** *** ** ***** ***** ** ******** storage *** **** ***** ** ******** *********** ** ***** *** UI.

** ***, **** *** ******** ** ***** ***** ********** *** deep ******** ** **** ** ***** ********** **** ***** ** camera:

Charging ***** *******

*** ******* ** *** *** ****** ** ******** ***** ***** was '******** *******' ***** *** *** ******** ***** **** ***** for ******** *** **** **** ** ***** ** **** ** up.

US **** ****** ** **********

** ********, *** ** **** ****** **** ***** ********* *** it *** ** *** *** *****:

Blue ******** **** ****

** *** *** ******* ** ***** *** ** * *********, may ** ******* ******** ** ** ****** **** ******** ******* suits:

GPS ******** ********* - **********?

***** **** * ******* ** *** ******** *********, **** *****. If ****** ** ********** ** ** ******* **** **** ****, let ** **** ** *** ********.

Much **** ** **** / *** ** ****

** *** ** ********* *** ** *** ** *** *** what *** *** ********** **, **** ******* *** *** ** know. **'* * ******* **** *** ** **** **** *********** a ******** ** ***** ** *****, **** **** ** ****.

Comments (38)

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**** ** *** * *** *****, **** **** ** ** least ****. ***** **** ******* **** ***** ****** '*****' -*****://***.********.***/****/**/**/****-******-******-*****/

**** ***** ** *********************? :)

**** ********** *********, ************ ** *** ****, ***** **** ** the "*******" ***** *** *******. *** *** *** **** ** a ***** ** *** ********** ****** ******, ******** ****** ***.

* ** ******** ** ******** *** ** ***** ******** ***** scooters:

******: *** *, *** ****** *****. ***** * *** **** to **** / *** **** *** ******** ********* * ********* tracking ********* *** * *** *** ** ******* ** ******** from *****.

* ***** *** ****** "*** ***" ****** ** * **** on ***** ***** ******** **** **** **** ******* ***** *** is ******** ****** ** ***** ** *** ** ***************

********* ****, ******. * ** ********** ** *****. ****** **** ever **** **?

** *** *** ******* ***, ** *** ******** **** *** be **** ** **** **** ******** ***** **** ******, ** they *** ***** ******** ******* ****.

** *****

******* ** **** **** *** *** ** ******** ** ******** VMS

*** **** ***** ** ***********!

******: **** ******* *** **** ***** ** *** *** **********:*** ** ******** ***?

****'* **** ***** ** *** ******** ***** ** *******? ****/**** or ******/***** **** **** ****?

********** *** **** ******.

*** ***** ** **********. *** ******, ***** ******* **** ********* and **** *** ******** *** ****, *** **** ********* **** Simplisafe **** *** ********* *** ******** ********.

** ** *** **** *** *******. * *** ** ***-******** cameras, **** **** *** ******* *****/*********/***. ****, ****** **** **** more ******** (*** *** ** *** *** ***** ** ********* OEM). ******* ******* **** ***** ****** (****** **** **** ****** in *** ****** *****). **** ***** "**** ****" ******* ******* to ***** ** ****, *** ** *****.

* *** ******** ** ** * ***** **** ** ** these ***** ***** *** **** *** **** ******** *** ********** detail, *** ** * **** *****, ***** *** **** ********* targeting *** *****-***/*** ******. *** *** ******* ** **** **** vs. **** ****, ** **** ** ****'* ***** ******** ** CES, *** ** *** **** ~** ***** ***** *** **** time * *** ** ***.

******: * ******** ** *** ** ***** *****. **** ****, I ********* * ********** ******* ******* ***** ***** *** **'* role. ***, **'* *******'* ******* *** ************* ********.

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