DENSO has released a retrofittable driver status monitor to help reduce the number of traffic accidents involving commercial vehicles, such as trucks and buses. The safety product checks for distractions, drowsiness, sleep,..
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Japan Display and NHK Media Technology adds video playback function to their 17.0-inch Light Field Display
Japan Display and NHK Media Technology today announced that they have added a video playback function to the”17.0-inch Light Field Display” which has been under joint research and development between the two..
The robot dogs lined up in their dozens Thursday in Japan were no tech fair display. They were the dearly departed being honoured with their own traditional “funeral.” In some respects, it..
Toyota announced today that the sales of its first fuel cell bus (FC bus) “Sora, began in Japan from March 7. Toyota Sora is the first to receive vehicle type certification in..
Robots to serve coffee to customers at Japanese Travel agency H.I.S. flagship branch in central Tokyo
Robots will serve coffee to customers at Japanese Travel agency H.I.S, flagship branch in central Tokyo from next month. The agency’s new Henn Na Cafe (strange cafe) in Tokyo’s Shibuya Ward will..
Endoscopic Imaging Diagnosis using AI System Detects Gastric Cancers with over 90% Accuracy within One Minute
A deep learning artificial intelligence (AI) system (The AI was a joint project developed by Tomohiro Tada of the Saitama-based Tada Tomohiro Institute of Gastroenterology and Proctology, the Tokyo-based Cancer Institute Hospital..
Japan Display Develops 198ppi 30cm -wide High Resolution Electronic Paper Module for the Electronic Shelf Label Market
Japan Display has developed a 30cm-wide high resolution electronic paper (ePaper) electronic shelf labels (ESL). The 30cm-wide three-color module is based on the long-term strategic alliance with E Ink for the ePaper..
Lithium ion battery to give Shinkansen bullet trains push they need in emergencies like power outage
Next-generation Japanese Shinkansen railroad cars will come equipped with a lithium ion battery to enable travel over short distances when power outages render normal operations impossible. The aim is to allow a..
A system being developed by a Tokyo startup could soon show you just how much a person’s gray matter is being engaged
A prototype system being developed by a Tokyo startup NeU, could soon show you just how much a person’s gray matter is being engaged. The information technology venture NeU is a company..
Japanese startup Kairos announces world’s first surgical endoscope with 8K resolution- the KairoScope-E
Tokyo-based startup Kairos announced world’s first surgical endoscope with 8K resolution- the KairoScope-E. The device is used in laparoscopy, a type of surgery that is performed through a small incision in the..