STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Nov. 11, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Neonode Inc. (NASDAQ:NEON), the Optical Interactive Sensing Technology Company, announced that its AirBar™ sensor has been selected as a CES 2017 Innovation Awards Honoree in the Computer Accessories product category, joining a select group of products that are awarded this honor each year. "The end-user feedback for AirBar has been overwhelmingly positive. This award from the Consumer Technology Association™ recognizes the high level of innovation and research encapsulated in this sleek product," said Remo Behdasht, SVP of AirBar Devices at Neonode. Neonode will showcase the latest AirBar models at CES 2017. About the CES Innovation AwardsThe CES Innovation Awards are based upon descriptive materials submitted to the judges. CTA did not verify the accuracy of any submission or of any claims made and did not test the item to which the award was given. About NeonodeNeonode Inc. (NASDAQ:NEON) develops and licenses optical interactive sensing technologies. Neonode's patented optical interactive sensing technology is developed for a wide range of devices like automotive systems, printers, PC devices, monitors, mobile phones, tablets and e-readers. NEONODE and the NEONODE logo are trademarks of Neonode Inc. registered in the United States and other countries. AIRBAR is a trademark of Neonode Inc. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners. For more information please visit www.neonode.com . Forward-Looking StatementsThis press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These include, but are not limited to, statements relating to expectations, future performance or future events, and product cost, performance, and functionality matters. These statements are based on current assumptions, expectations and information available to Neonode management and involve a number of known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause Neonode's actual results, levels of activity, performance or achievements to be materially different from any expressed or implied by these forward-looking statements.