Sanyo’s Gopan, a machine that bakes bread from rice, has been such a smash hit since its November debut that the manufacturer has had to stop taking orders. The Gopan represents seven..
Monthly Archives: December 2010
Samsung announced today the launch of the NX11 – the latest addition to the highly successful NX family of cameras. The Samsung NX11 is an upgraded model based on the NX10, compatible..
At the 2011 CES in Las Vegas, LG will unveil the LW6500, a CINEMA 3DTM TV designed to take 3D TV to new heights of brightness and clarity. The LG LW6500’s outstanding..
NEC succeeds in the World’s First Simulation-based Prediction of Photochemical Reactions inside Carbon Nanotubes
NEC announced today that it succeeded in the world’s first simulation-based prediction of laser-induced photochemical reactions that can efficiently eject a hydrogen atom from a hydrogen chloride molecule trapped inside a carbon..
Thermaltake announced the launch of world’s first storage enclosure solution with dual-fan design- Thermaltake Max 5G. With the dual 80mm fans, the Max 5G can effectively exhaust heat out of the storage..
LG will unveil the 72-inch LZ9700, the world’s largest FULL LED-backlight LCD 3D TV (FULL LED 3D TV) at CES 2011 in Las Vegas. Fitted with LG’s innovative FULL LED technology, the..
Kyocera’s original decorative material Kyoto Opal is being used in various new applications including designer chopsticks, and traditional Japanese ornaments used as key rings and decorative straps for mobile phones. Kyocera’s Kyoto..
Pantech Vega Xpress-Worlds first Android Phone with DDR2 memory offers PC-level speed Internet browsing
Pantech the third largest mobile handset maker in South Korea, behind Samsung and LG Group today introduced a DDR2 memory smartphone, called Vega Xpress for KT and LG Uplus customers. The utilization..
Wheelchair made of bamboo allows passengers to pass through security checks without setting off metal detectors in Japan
Yesterday Japan Airlines announced a service to lend wheelchairs made of bamboo so passengers needing them can pass through security checks without setting off metal detectors. Passengers in wheelchairs have long complained..
Nissan today delivered the first 10 units of its 100% electric and zero-emission Nissan LEAF in Japan to the Kanagawa Prefectural Government. Six of these vehicles will be designated for official prefecture..
Honda Aircraft has successfully completed the first flight of its FAA-conforming HondaJet advanced light business jet. The first conforming HondaJet lifted off on December 20, 2010, at 15:31 EST from Honda Aircraft..
LG today announced the release of an exclusive collection of music and ringtones written by movie soundtrack maestro Ennio Morricone. The first such collaboration of its kinds, both newly composed pieces as..
STMicroelectronics today unveiled two new System-on-Chip ICs that allow standard-definition (SD) or high-definition (HD) equipment to share the same printed-circuit-board (PCB) design and leverage software developed for earlier product generations. The STi7162..
The latest Nikon Laser 1000A S is a laser rangefinder with an innovative golf mode. As well as actual distance, height and horizontal distance, the Nikon Laser 1000A S displays slope-adjusted distance..
The famous Caretta Shiodome’s Blue Ocean light display is on each night from 5 p.m. until 11:30 p.m. through Jan 11. Caretta Shiodome is a multipurpose complex with restaurants, shops, theaters and..
Honda announced its plan to start its Electric Vehicle Testing Program with Saitama Prefecture for its next-generation personal mobility products, including electric vehicles (EVs), plug-in hybrid vehicles, electric scooters, and electric carts…
Guangqi Honda Automobile Co., Ltd., an automobile production and sales joint venture of Honda in China, today announced the all-new compact sedan model of Guangqi Honda’s original automobile brand, “Li Nian” (Everus)..
Casio announces Industrial Handheld Terminal with High Durability for the Logistics and Transportation Industry
Casio plans to release two new models in the DT-X8 series (DT-X8-10E and DT-X8-20E) of industrial handheld terminals, from the end of February 2011.The DT-X8 models are equipped with a resilient protective..
Mitsubishi Electric will launch five new models of gallium arsenic (GaAs) power amplifiers to be used in personal computer (PC) data communication terminals for WCDMA 1 cellular networks. Mitsubishi Electric’s new GaAs..
Sony appoints Professor Ei-ichi Negishi Winner of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry as Executive Research Advisor
Sony today announced that Professor Ei-ichi Negishi, winner of the 2010 Nobel Prize in Chemistry, Distinguished Professor of Chemistry at Purdue University (USA) and Distinguished Visiting Professor at Hokkaido University Catalysis Research..
Asus today unveiled its new GeForce GTX 500 Series Direct X 11 graphics cards, the GTX 580 and GTX 570. Asus GeForce GTX 500 Series Graphics Cards feature the pinnacle of Nvidia..
Asus today announced the release of the U36 model notebook, the world’s thinnest notebook with a standard-voltage Intel processor. The new unique thermal design developed by Asus reduces the notebook thickness to..