NTT Docomo has agreed with Sony to conduct a joint trial involving the real-time transmission of high-definition video via a fifth-generation (5G) mobile communications system to a 4K digital signage system fitted..
Mitsubishi Electric Begins Mass-producing Auto Industry’s First Crankshaft ISG System for 48V Hybrid Vehicles
Mitsubishi Electric announced today that it has begun mass-producing the auto industry’s first crankshaft-mounted integrated starter-generator (ISG) system for 48V hybrid vehicles, which will be mounted in Mercedes-Benz vehicles. Compared to belt-driven..
Mitsubishi Electric’s in-vehicle Driver Monitoring System Simultaneously Monitor Driver and Front Passenger with one wide-angle camera
Mitsubishi Electric today announced the development of the first in-vehicle driver monitoring system using one wide-angle camera to detect the driver and front passenger simultaneously. Conventional driver-monitoring systems generally use a camera..
Toshiba Next-Generation Lithium-ion Battery Gives a Compact EV a Drive Range of 320km on Six minutes of Ultra-rapid Recharging
Toshiba today announced the development of its next-generation SCiB, which uses a new material to double the capacity of the battery anode. The new battery offers high- energy density and the ultra-rapid..
Mitsubishi Electric Field Testing World’s First Autonomous Driving System Using CLAS from Quasi-Zenith Satellite System
Mitsubishi Electric announced today that it began field testing the world’s first autonomous driving technology on highways to use a centimeter-level augmentation service (CLAS) broadcast from the Quasi-Zenith Satellite System (QZSS) on..
Yamaha Motor will launch the new Wolverine X4 ROV (Recreational Off-highway Vehicle) in North America and other markets from September 2017. The new Wolverine X4 ROV features a newly-developed 2-cylinder engine and..
Honda revealed an all-new electric vehicle, the Urban EV Concept, at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show today. The Urban EV Concept is built on a completely new platform, and sets the direction..
Nissan today announced The Nissan LEAF – completely reinvented, combining greater range with a dynamic new design and advanced technologies, representing Nissan’s technological leadership. The new Nissan LEAF offers a range of..
Honda Aircraft today announced that the HondaJet was the most-delivered jet in its category for the first half of 2017, as reported by the General Aviation Manufacturers Association. Honda Aircraft delivered 24..
Panasonic Drowsiness-Control Technology detects a person’s level of drowsiness and allows him to stay comfortably awake
Panasonic has developed a drowsiness-control technology for detecting and predicting a person’s level of drowsiness and allowing to stay comfortably awake. The drowsiness-control technology, can help prevent drowsy driving, detects a driver’s..