Asahi Glass announced that its lightweight light control pair glass has been installed in a gauge changeable new test train of Japan Railway Construction, Transport and Technology Agency, which made a test..
A pair of highly sought-after small matsutake mushrooms weighing only 120 grams were sold for 120,000 yen ($1,170) at the Tsukiji wholesale market in Tokyo on April 21. That is the equivalent..
LG unveiled a new-concept gas range Hidden Cook for Korean market on April 17th. LG Hidden Cook combines the strength of existing gas stoves and microwave ovens. The Hidden Cook has a..
Petline from Japan has developed a new device which monitors the heatstroke risk of a dog. The device is stored with a database developed in cooperation with veterinarians that analyzes the risk..
Hitachi has revealed that it has developed the world’s fastest elevator, with a speed of 1,200 meters per minute. The new elevator can ascend 95 floors in roughly 43 seconds. Engineers at..
Since the introduction in October 2000 of the first air purifiers equipped with Plasmacluster technology, Sharp’s proprietary air purification technology, total sales of products equipped with this technology reached 50 million units..
Asahi Glass and the City of Kitakyushu (Fukuoka prefecture, Japan) conducted a demonstration test to evaluate the energy-saving performance of ATTOCHTM, a Low-E Glass developed by Asahi Glass for energy-saving renovations of..
Atmel and Corning collaborate to develop ultra-thin capacitive touchscreens with superior multi-touch performance
Corning and Atmel are collaborating to develop ultra-thin capacitive touchscreens with superior multi-touch performance for next-generation applications. This collaboration combines Atmel XSense flexible touch sensors with 0.4mm damage-resistant Corning Gorilla Glass. Together,..
Last week, the Bermuda Sun turned its newspaper into an interactive print medium with the help of augmented reality. The use of the amazing technology is a first in this island and..
Panasonic has developed a new wireless communication technology for M2M (Machine-to-Machine) sensor networks, where devices communicate with each other in an autonomous way without human intervention. Currently, different modes of wireless communication..
Mitsubishi Electric announced today that the company’s Power Distribution Systems Center (PDSC) has produced its milestone one millionth medium-voltage circuit breaker in Marugame, Kagawa Prefecture, Japan in March. Medium-voltage circuit breakers protect..
Korea grabbed the No. 2 spot in the global semiconductor market, overtaking Japan for the first time in history. The Korean Ministry of Trade, Industry & Energy announced, citing the latest announcement..
Casio released new limited edition EDIFICE watches to celebrate Casio’s partnership with Infiniti Red Bull Racing. The EDIFICE line of metal watches captures the essence of Speed and Intelligence. There are two..
ZiiLabs has filed a patent infringement lawsuit in the United States against Samsung and Apple. The lawsuit alleges that certain products of Samsung (including various Galaxy phones and tablets, and laptops) and..