Toyota announced today that it will commence sales of all-new Prius Plug-in Hybrid (PHEV) models, offered as the Z grade, on March 15. Developed under the Hybrid Reborn concept, the new Prius..
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Fujitsu provides supercomputer system to JMA for forecasting of linear rainbands and torrential rains in Japan
Fujitsu has provided a new supercomputer system to the Japan Meteorological Agency JMA) for use in linear rainband (also called stationary linear mesoscale convective systems) forecasting. The new supercomputer system is able..
Canon announced today the launch in Japan of a high-precision wafer alignment measurement device for semiconductor lithography systems, the MS-001.To manufacture semiconductor devices, wafer deformation must be measured accurately in order to..
This exceptionally elegant re-creation of the first Grand Seiko watch the Laurel, from 1960 features an embossed expression of maki-e, a traditional technique of decorating urushi lacquer by sprinkling it with pure..
The history of Seiko began in 1881 when Kintaro Hattori opened a shop in Ginza to repair and sell timepieces. In 1892, he opened a factory called Seikosha to produce his own..
Honda from today has begun sales of the Honda Power Pack Exchanger e: battery swapping station in Japan, with the first unit delivered to Gachaco Inc., a battery sharing service joint venture…
Nikon today announced the release of the NIKKOR Z 17-28mm f/2.8, an ultrawide-angle zoom lens that is compatible with full-frame/FX-format mirrorless cameras for which the Nikon Z mount has been adopted. The..
Fujitsu conducts successful large-scale electromagnetic wave simulations for space industry, urban transport use cases with solution for HPC cloud
Fujitsu today announced that it conducted successful large-scale electromagnetic wave simulations for a series of use cases in different industries using a cloud-based application for the supercomputer Fugaku. Through the simulations, Fujitsu..
Fujitsu develops new technology for accurately estimating postures of the human body from point cloud data using millimeter-wave sensor
Fujitsu today announced the successful development of a new technology that accurately estimate postures of the human body from coarse-grained point cloud data obtained with a common 79 GHz millimeter-wave sensor compliant..
Striemo develops a one person three-wheeled electric micro-mobility product developed through Honda’s Open Innovation
Honda today announced the establishment of Striemo, the second business venture to originate from IGNITION, Honda’s new business creation program. Striemo has been developing a one-person, three-wheeled electric micro-mobility product, also named..