Japanese venture firm ZMP and major taxi company in Japan Hinomaru on Monday began a trial of passenger-carrying autonomous taxi services with an eye on launching the full service around 2020 when..
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Canon today announced two 20th anniversary limited edition scanner models to commemorate 20th Anniversary of Canon’s imageFORMULA Scanners. The limited edition anniversary models imageFORMULA P-215II Scan-tini mobile document scanner and imageFORMULA DR-C225..
Coffee lovers can enjoy free coffee served by Softbank’s humanoid robot Pepper at three of its stores in Tokyo. The humanoid remembers customers’ faces and their preference of coffee for during their..
This Lamborghini is on display at Art Fair Tokyo at Tokyo International Forum on Friday. The theme of this year’s fair is Art is Alive: Getting Closer to Art, Art Getting Closer…
NHK (Japan’s public broadcaster) has started testing an ultra high-definition video system that provides images dramatically sharper than those available through current high definition television. The network is running daily broadcasts using..
Huawei today unveiled the world’s first palm-sized wavelength division multiplexing (WDM) product, the OSN 850. Being compact, large-bandwidth, low-delay, and easy-to-deploy, OSN 850 is able to serve as customer premises equipment (CPE)..
Asahi Glass’s safety glass for railroad cars is installed in all vehicles of the new Hokuriku Shinkansen Line, which started operation in Japan on March 14, 2015. In addition to the safety..
Mitsubishi Electric’s Station Energy Saving Inverter Saves approximately 600kWh power daily for Tokyo Metro
Mitsubishi Electric’s Station Energy Saving Inverter (S-EIV ), which has been in operation at Tokyo Metro’s Myoden Station since June 2014, has contributed a daily power savings of approximately 600kWh, or enough..
Tests for a facial recognition system were launched at two international airports in the Tokyo area on Monday, as part of efforts to smooth immigration control procedures going into the 2020 Tokyo..