Toyota and Hino announce that, as part of their efforts to eradicate drunk driving, they will jointly test a breath-alcohol ignition-interlock system under development by Toyota. The breath-alcohol ignition-interlock system features a..
Monthly Archives: August 2009
World-leading innovator of digital lifestyle products, BenQ, staked their claim in the emerging ULV (Ultra-Low Voltage) notebook market with the debut today of their 3.5-pound 13.3” Joybook S35 and 4.6-pound 14” Joybook..
Mitsubishi Electric has completed installation of two multi-screen Diamond Vision large-scale display systems, called Turf Vision, at the Japan Racing Association (JRA)’s Nakayama Racecourse in Funabashi City, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Incorporating high-luminance..
Nokia today marked the next phase in the evolution of Maemo software with the new Nokia N900. Running on the new Maemo 5 software, the Nokia N900 empowers users to have dozens..
OCZ today unveiled the OCZ Agility EX Series which makes SLC (single-level cell) NAND-based storage truly affordable in a solid state drive for the first time. The Agility EX provides the best..
Super Talent has developed a new line of green DDR3 modules that use 38% less PCB material and 47% less packaging material than the company’s standard DDR3 DIMMs. In this product line..
South Korea’s Wonju City installs 520 LED-based streetlamps with 37440 Osram GOLDEN Dragon Plus LEDs
An impressive 520 LED-based streetlamps with 37,440 Osram Golden Dragon Plus LEDs (cool white) were installed in Wonju City in Gwang Won province, South Korea by replacing traditional MH 250W and 400W..
Sales of the Samsung Star, its hugely popular touch screen mobile phone, surpassed the 5-million mark this month. The Star-S5230, launched in May, is the fastest model in Samsung’s history to reach..
Sony DPF-D72N/BQ stylish holiday limited edition digital photo frame is embedded with Crystallized Swarovski Elements. The 7-inch frame comes with one gigabyte of internal storage capacity, with an auto-resizing adjustment that downsizes..
At the heart of the new 14.2 megapixels Sony α550 camera is a new Exmor CMOS sensor that ensures crisp low-noise images, packed with fine detail and vibrant colors. Sharing powerful on-chip..
Ruggedly built for unflinching pro-style handling and performance, the Sony A850 shares the same 24.6 megapixel sensor and virtually all features of the flagship DSLR-A900, introduced last year. The A850 fully exploits..
The Zurich information technology boom has been led by incoming international firms, but one homegrown enterprise is bucking the trend with an innovative product. The founders of Kooaba rejected the IT start-up..
Asus today announced the launch of a series of specially-developed motherboards that lets theater-sound aficionados and audiophiles build their dream home-theater PC. The Asus Absolute Pitch Series features three audio technologies for..
The 25ft-long British Steam Car – nicknamed the fastest kettle in the world – reached an average speed of 139.843mph on two runs over a measured mile at the Edwards Air Force..
The Sanyo the LP-XU106 projector has the industry’s highest brightness1, 4,500 lumens, in the ultra portable class, as well as highly advanced functions, such as the Corner Keystone Correction Function and the..
Sony today announced the third member of its new Reader family – the Reader Daily Edition, a highly-anticipated wireless model with 3G connectivity. The Sony Reader Daily Edition gives consumers wireless access..
Toshiba Mobile Display has announced the development of a new color active-matrix thin-film transistor (TFT) liquid crystal display (LCD) module lineup for industrial applications. The new display modules incorporate light-emitting diode (LED)..
The new, freestanding reception building at Osram Opto Semiconductors’ head office in Regensburg (Germany) shows the variety of applications of light-emitting diodes (LEDs); all the lighting functions – workspace, general room, effects..
Sony unveils stylish new S Series Walkman Video MP3 player with high-quality built-in stereo speakers
Sony today unveiled the stylish new S Series Walkman Video MP3 player, featuring high-quality built-in stereo speakers that allow users to share music out loud. Even with the built-in stereo speakers, the..
The new Asus EeeTop PC ET20/22 Series is a range of touch-enabled, all-in-one PCs that provides users with the fundamentals of everyday computing and multimedia entertainment in an elegant space-saving design The..
LG and Nortel have demonstrated the world’s first 3GPP standards compliant active handover of a data transmission between a Long Term Evolution (LTE) network and a CDMA network. The demonstration successfully showed..