Toshiba in anticipation of strong future demand will construct a second dedicated production facility for its safe, long-life, rapid charge SCiB battery, in the Kashiwazaki Frontier Park, in Kashiwazaki city, Niigata prefecture.The..
Monthly Archives: October 2009
Honda announced that the Committee of Japan Automotive Hall of Fame had awarded its Car of the Year 2009-2010 to the Insight hybrid vehicle. Honda Insight combines outstanding environmental performance based on..
KDDI and Okinawa Cellular on Thursday introduced their new lineup of au mobile phones for this autumn-winter season. The new lineup ranges from models with 12 megapixel cameras and high-quality videos, to..
AU Optronics Corp today announced that its new cutting-edge innovative display technologies will be exhibited at FPD International 2009, held in Yokohama Japan, from Oct. 28-30 including a 65″ eco-friendly LED panel..
AUO announced the launch of its 58″ Ultra Wide 2.35:1 TV display suitable for home theater use. The display has a 2560×1080 ultra-wide resolution and can display 2.35:1 films without black bars…
Asus today announced a range of enhanced motherboard solutions that deliver true USB 3.0 and SATA 6Gb/s data throughput performance. The Asus Xtreme Design P7P55D-E Series motherboard has onboard support while the..
Japanese eyewear company Masunaga Optical has launched a high-tech solution for obsessive video-gamers and bookworms whose eyes dry out from lack of blinking-the Wink Glasses. Dry eye is an ocular disease clinically..
Pure Siesta iDock is a stereo DAB/ DAB+/ FM clock radio with iPod and iPhone dock. Track and now playing information is displayed on the Siesta iDock screen and users can control..
Toshiba today announced the launch of a new CMOS image sensor that will bring 14.6 million pixels to digital still cameras and to mobile phones supporting video imaging. The sensor, the latest..
The CX-1 is Canon’s first fully hybrid digital retinal camera with both mydriatic and non-mydriatic modes. With one-touch, the operator can automatically switch between mydriatic and non-mydriatic modes, effortlessly utilizing different functions..
Bridgestone, Japan today unveiled the world’s first flexible e-paper device. The e-paper, touch panel, drive circuit board and other parts of the 10.7 inch e-paper device are all flexible. The device is..
Since there’s no rule that SLR cameras must come in black only, the Pentax K-x will be available in a choice of 100 colors,100 styles. The body will be available in 20..
Huawei and Samsung today jointly announced the world’s first LTE IOT (Interoperability Test) in Europe in November to verify the interpretability of LTE network infrastructures and device terminals. The IOT will use..
Mitsubishi uses solar cells for air conditioning in trucks to reduce fuel consumption and carbon dioxide emissions
Mitsubishi Chemical has developed a technology to use solar cells for air conditioning in trucks to help reduce fuel consumption and carbon dioxide emissions. Mitsubishi Chemical released a 10-ton prototype truck with..
Kyocera announces mamorino safe children mobile phone with location tracking and emergency alert features
Kyocera today announced the launch of mamorino safe children’s mobile phone for Japanese market with location tracking and emergency alert features. The Kyocera mamorino is a mobile phone for young children equipped..
LG has reached an agreement with the Volkswagen Group of Wolfsburg, Germany to become one of the leading suppliers of car audio systems for three of Volkswagen’s automobile brands starting in 2012…
NEC has developed an eyeglass equipment that interprets foreign languages into mother tongues and projects the translation onto a person’s retina. This device would make it possible to speak with a foreigner..
A total of 4 million yen ($43,508) has been found in two shoe containers that two women bought at a school bazaar here last month, police said. The two women separately bought..
Japan has christened its next deep space mission Akatsuki, meaning dawn in English, a half-year before the spacecraft is dispatched toward Venus to analyze the planet’s smothering atmosphere. The 1,058-pound robotic probe..
Roland today announced the new SOLJET PRO III XC-540MT 54 inkjet printer/cutter featuring revolutionary new Metallic Silver ECO-SOL MAX ink (ESL3-MT). As the world’s first inkjet printer/cutter developed exclusively for metallic silver..
The first GE Honda HF120 engine has successfully started its initial test run at GE Aviation’s altitude test chamber in Evendale, Ohio, launching the test phase of the program. The GE Honda..
The sleek, all-in-one Sony S-Frame digital photo frame with printer- DPP-F700 allows photo viewing and printing. The Sony DPP-F700 features a 7-inch LCD display with WVGA (800 x 480) resolution and prints..
The Synnex iP88 is an innovative clock radio for iPhone & iPod that features two docks allowing you to charge both your iPhone and iPod simultaneously. The iP88 has several unique features,..