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PC.com Sponsors Intel CES Party, Brooke Burke to Host Red Carpet

Consumer Web Site Expected
to Hit Milestone during CES

WHEN:   Jan. 8-11, 2009
WHERE:   2009 International Consumer Electronics Show
-- Las Vegas Convention Center, Central
    Hall #7153 (Wednesday-Sunday)
-- LAX Nightclub at Luxor (Friday night)

PC.com is an online destination to explore, learn and ask questions about PC technology and purchasing options geared to the consumer who may find the world of personal computers a bit confusing.

  • TV personality and model Brooke Burke will host the red carpet at Intel's CES party, an invitation-only event from 7:30-11 p.m. Jan. 9 at LAX Nightclub at Luxor and headlined by rock group Counting Crows.
    • Burke last month won Season 7 of ABC's "Dancing with the Stars." Outside of her busy modeling career, she gained fame as host of E! Entertainment Television's popular travel series "Wild On!" from 1992-2002.
  • PC.com will be demoed at the Intel Media Center (Intel booth 2nd floor)
    • Spokespeople will be on hand for media interviews.


  • PC.com, which went live in July after a 4-month beta test, is on target to reach 1.4 million hits during CES.
  • Mario Lopez is next up for the "Celebrity Techovers" series on PC.com; Part 1 with Lopez is scheduled to go live on Dec. 29 with Part 2 ("the reveal" of his Burbank home and the TV personality himself getting teched up) slated for post-CES. Check out others now with Rob Lowe, Paula Abdul, Marcia Cross, Joely Fisher, Tori Spelling and Josh Duhamel.


Registered CES media, schedule an onsite briefing through the contact below.

  • News media covering the red carpet and Brooke Burke's appearance should check in at the party registration desk near LAX starting at 6:45 p.m. (Pre-party activity geared to broadcast and photography news media.)
  • Media passes into the Intel CES party are very limited. Contact name below.

CONTACT:   David A. Dickstein, Intel Press Relations,
916-356-2211, david.a.dickstein@intel.com

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PC.com is sponsoring Intel's CES party on Jan. 9 at LAX Nightclub at Luxor in Las Vegas. TV personality and model Brooke Burke, fresh off her win on ABC's "Dancing with the Stars," will host the event, which will feature a concert by rock group Counting Crows.