Consumer electronics or home electronics are electronic (analog or digital) equipment intended for everyday use, typically in private homes. Consumer electronics include devices used for entertainment (flatscreen TVs, DVD players, video games, remote control cars, etc.), communications (telephones, cell phones, e-mail-capable laptops, etc.), home-office activities (e.g., desktop computers, printers, paper shredders, etc.) and equipment meant for housekeeping tasks, such as washing machines and refrigerators.