Golf: Kuboya Wins In Playoff To Capture Panasonic Open

Golf: Kuboya wins in playoff to capture Panasonic Open

NODA, Japan (AP) -- Kenichi Kuboya of Japan beat compatriot Katsumasa Miyamoto in the first playoff hole on Sunday to win the Panasonic Open.

Kuboya fired a 7-under-par 64 in the final round to finish tied with Miyamoto (68) at 11 under 273.

Firmware 1.1 Is Available For Panasonic Dc-gf9, Dc-gx800, And Dc-gx850 Cameras

Firmware 1.1 Is Available for Panasonic DC-GF9, DC-GX800, and DC-GX850 Cameras

Today, Panasonic has outed a new firmware package developed for its LUMIX DC-GF9, DC-GX800, and DC-GX850 cameras, namely version 1.1, which implements support for the new Beauty Retouch feature.

Specifically speaking, this new addition allows users to apply various aesthetic and makeup effects to faces in your pictures.

Panasonic Gh5 Gets 10-bit 4:2:2 1080 Video In First Of Promised Firmware Updates

Panasonic GH5 gets 10-bit 4:2:2 1080 video in first of promised firmware updates

When Panasonic introduced the Lumix DC-GH5, it made the bold promise that it would release not one, but two firmware updates that would significantly increase the performance of the camera. The first was to arrive in April and the second a bit later in 'Summer 2017.'

True to its word, Panasonic has announced firmware v1.1 for the GH5, bringing 4:2:2 10-bit Full HD video capture and a series of enhanced capture options for anamorphic shooters.

Panasonic Introduces Leica Dg Vario-elmarit 8-18mm F2.8-4 Asph Lens

Panasonic introduces Leica DG Vario-Elmarit 8-18mm F2.8-4 ASPH lens

Panasonic has announced its new Leica DG Vario-Elmarit 8-18mm F2.8-4 ASPH Micro Four Thirds lens. It's one of a series of F2.8-4 lenses that the company teased when it released the Leica 12-60mm during CES in January, with a 50-200mm being next in line.

The 8-18, equivalent to 16-36mm when mounted on Micro Four Thirds bodies, has 15 elements, which include ED and UHR glass and four aspherics (one of which is made from ED glass). The lens also has a Nano Surface coating to reduce flare and ghosting. It's also designed to work with high-speed contrast-detect autofocus systems like those found on modern Panasonic cameras, and its internal STM motor keeps focusing quiet and smooth. Panasonic claims that its optical design reduces 'image shift' and improves tracking performance while zooming.

Panasonic Updates Travel Zoom Lineup With Lumix Dc-zs70 / Tz90

Panasonic updates travel zoom lineup with Lumix DC-ZS70 / TZ90

Panasonic has updated its travel zoom lineup with the introduction of the Lumix DC-ZS70 (TZ90 outside of North America). New features on the compact ZS70 include a 20.3MP MOS sensor, flip-up 3" touchscreen display and Panasonic's Depth-from-Defocus AF system.

It retains the same 30X, 24-720mm equivalent lens, so-so electronic viewfinder (it's small and some may be bothered by the field sequential tech it uses), 4K video capture and all of the photo-related features that taken advantage of it and the useful Post Focus and Focus Stacking tools.

Panasonic Halves Size Of Automotive Angle Sensor

Panasonic Halves Size of Automotive Angle Sensor

Panasonic Corp developed an angle sensor that is designed for automotive motors and more than 50% smaller than conventional angle sensors.

The rotation angle of a motor can be measured by attaching a magnet to the rotating shaft of a motor and placing the new sensor, "A3MR," near the magnet. The new product is targeted at hybrid systems using generators that function as motors and electric power steerings.

Panasonic Eluga Ray Max 4g Lte-enabled Android 6.0 Smartphone

Panasonic Eluga Ray Max 4G LTE-Enabled Android 6.0 Smartphone

Panasonic has turned out with another 4G LTE-empowered Android 6.0 cell phone to be specific the Eluga Ray Max. Including a unibody metal outline, this mid-end cell phone is outfitted with a 5.2-inch 1920 x 1080 Full HD 2.5D bended glass show with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 assurance, an octa-center Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 (4 x 1.2GHz Cortex A53 + 4 x 1.5GHz Cortex A53) 64-bit processor, an Adreno 505 GPU, a 4GB DDR3 RAM and a 32GB/64GB of expandable interior stockpiling (up to 128GB).

Panasonic Eluga Pure 4g Lte-enabled Android 6.0 Smartphone

Panasonic Eluga Pure 4G LTE-Enabled Android 6.0 Smartphone

Here's the freshest extension to Panasonic's 4G LTE-enabled Android 6.0 mobile phone line-up, the Eluga Pure. Measuring 8.9mm thick and weighing 160g, this budgetary arrangement opposed PDA wears a 5.5-inch 1280 x 720 HD 2.5D twisted glass appear, a 1.25GHz quad-focus MediaTek MT6737 64-bit processor, a Mali-T720 GPU, a 2GB RAM and a 16GB of expandable inside stockpiling.

Panasonic Eluga Pulse 4g Lte-enabled Android 6.0 Smartphone

Panasonic Eluga Pulse 4G LTE-Enabled Android 6.0 SmartphonePanasonic is bringing you their latest 4G LTE-enabled Android 6.0 smartphone namely the Eluga Pulse. Adopting a metal unibody design, this mid-range smartphone has a 5.0-inch 1280 x 720 HD display with Asahi Dragon Trail Glass protection, a 1.25GHz quad-core processor, a 2GB RAM and a 16GB of expandable internal storage (up to 128GB).

Panasonic Supplies Battery, Solar Panel For New Prius Phv

Panasonic Supplies Battery, Solar Panel for New Prius PHVThe lithium-ion (Li-ion) battery and solar panel of the new "Prius PHV," Toyota Motor Corp's plug-in hybrid vehicle (PHEV), are supplied from Panasonic Corp.
For the previous model of the Prius PHV, Panasonic also provided the Li-ion battery that supplies power to the motor. In the case of the new model, Toyota doubled battery capacity to 8.8kWh to extend EV driving range from 26.4km to 68.2km (approx 42.4 miles, under the JC08 test mode).

Throwback Thursday: Panasonic Lumix Dmc-tz1, Travel Zoom Pioneer

Throwback Thursday: Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ1, travel zoom pioneerPrior to February 2006, if you wanted a camera with a long lens, you had to get something like this. But on the 14th of that month, Panasonic introduced the world's first compact travel zoom camera with optical image stabilization: the Lumix DMC-TZ1, which had a 10x 35-350mm equivalent lens. Where even relatively compact long-zooms like the Lumix DMC-FZ5 wouldn't fit in an average-sized pocket with its dimensions of 108 x 68 x 85mm, the TZ1 came in at 112 x 58 x 40mm. Naturally, it was also lighter: 250 g, compared to the FZ5's 326 g.

Panasonic Launches A Rugged Windows 10 Device

Panasonic Launches a Rugged Windows 10 DeviceHave a bulldozer but not finding a rugged Windows 10 device that can resist shocks, hits, and scratches when used in the most extreme conditions? Search no more because Panasonic has just unveiled the Toughbook CF-33, a new 2-in-1 device that’s designed to be used outdoors.

Panasonic Reduces Size Of Pv Generation/power Storage System

Panasonic Reduces Size of PV Generation/Power Storage SystemPanasonic Corp announced a new model of its "Creation/Storage Coordination System," which coordinates a solar power generation system and a lithium-ion (Li-ion) storage battery system, Feb 20, 2017.
This time, the company reduced the size of the product to 1/3 and improved installability. It will start to accept orders for the new product April 5, 2017.