Sony Develops New Power-savings Outlet Technology

Sony develops new power-savings outlet technologySony Corp. says it has developed new electrical outlet technology that will lead to savings in energy bills.

The technology will allow users to monitor the amount of electricity they consume. It can also control electricity supply automatically, which can lead to power-saving.

Pentax K-01 Milc Camera Designed By Marc Newson

Pentax K-01 MILC Camera Designed by Marc NewsonPentax Ricoh Imaging have developed the Pentax K-01, a mirrorless interchangable lens camera, designed by the world-famous Australian industrial designer, Marc Newson.

"In most mirrorless cameras, the fact that there's no mirror is used to make the body slim, but we've used the mirrorless structure to increase the freedom for design. One feature I feel Marc Newson has really emphasized is the quality of materials.

Fujitsu Releases New White Model Raku-raku Basic 3 Mobile Phone

Fujitsu Releases New White Model Raku-Raku Basic 3 Mobile PhoneFujitsu today announced the addition of a new white color model to its lineup of Raku-Raku Basic 3 mobile phones. The new color will be available in Japan from NTT DOCOMO, Inc starting February 17, 2012.

Raku-Raku (meaning "easy-to-use" in Japanese) Basic 3, initially released in April 2011, was the first of its kind to feature a single special instructions button that connects to a dedicated phone center for easy-to-understand guidance about the phone's operating procedures.

Class-leading Performance, Unrivalled Flexibility Canon Launches Three New Lenses

Class-leading performance, unrivalled flexibility Canon launches three new lenses Canon adds to its world-famous EF lens series with the launch of three new lenses for photography professionals and enthusiasts. The new EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM professional zoom lens is an update to the popular EF 24-70mm f/2.8L USM, while the new EF 24mm f/2.8 IS USM and EF 28mm f/2.8 IS USM are the world's first¹ wide-angle prime lenses to feature optical Image Stabilizer (IS) technology.

Fujitsu Introduces New Fram Product Series With Extended Voltage Range

Fujitsu Introduces New FRAM Product Series with Extended Voltage RangeFujitsu Semiconductor Europe (FSEU) today introduces a new FRAM (Ferroelectric Random Access Memory) product series with an extended voltage range of 3.0V – 5.5V, offering significantly greater design flexibility for customers in the industrial and metering sectors. With this product series, Fujitsu not only supports 3V systems, but 5V systems as well.

Toshiba Dynabook N301 Cedar Trail Netbook Launched

Toshiba Dynabook N301 Cedar Trail netbook launchedToshiba just introduced its new 10-inch Dynabook N301 for the Japanese market . This one will feature Intel’s new Cedar Trail platform.

Toshiba Dynabook N301 has a 1.86 GHz Intel Atom N2800 dual core processor, GMA 3650 graphics, and Harmon Kardan speakers built into the palm rest area.

Nec Adds 55-inch Display To P Series Large-screen Family

NEC Adds 55-Inch Display to P Series Large-Screen FamilyNEC Display Solutions of America, a leading provider of commercial LCD display and projector solutions, announced today the addition of a 55-inch model to its top-of-the-line P Series large-screen displays.

The P552 is a professional-grade, industrial-strength LCD display intended for 24/7 operation in venues such as quick-service restaurants, airports, public information environments, healthcare facilities and retail stores.

Panasonic Sv-me5000 10.1-inch Waterproof Photo Frame

Panasonic SV-ME5000 10.1-inch Waterproof Photo FramePanasonic just launched in Japan a brand new Waterproof Photo Frame with the SV-ME5000 model .

It features a 10.1-inch display and comes with built in wireless LAN function. Measuring 301mm x 23.4mm x 206.7mm and weighing 1,275 grams, the gadget comes equipped with a pair of stereo speakers, a gesture control, a built-in digital TV tuner, a built-in 4 way antenna and an external antenna input.

Olympus Om-d Mirrorless Camera With Electronic Viewfinder

Olympus OM-D Mirrorless Camera With Electronic ViewfinderThe Olympus OM-D E-M5, a mirrorless interchangeable lens camera, will be released in Japan in late March.

The OM-D is a compact, lightweight Micro Four Thirds camera, similar to the current Olympus PEN series, but in this new camera the emphasis is on taking photos using the viewfinder. The newly announced model features a multipurpose digital viewfinder, as well as a 3-inch tilting OLED touch screen.

Toshiba Scib Li-ion Battery Employed For Elevator

Toshiba SCiB Li-ion Battery Employed for ElevatorToshiba Elevator and Building Systems Corp (TELC) will install an elevator system using Toshiba Corp's storage battery as an emergency power source in condos to be sold by Daikyo Inc, a real-estate developer, in Japan.

The storage battery to be installed in the condos is the "SCiB," Toshiba's lithium-ion (Li-ion) rechargeable battery that uses lithium titanate as a negative electrode material. The SCiB was employed for the "i-MiEV" and "Fit EV" electric vehicles, etc.

Ntt Docomo Cloud-based Translator Phone

NTT Docomo Cloud-based Translator PhoneDOCOMO’s ability to deliver highly valued-added smart-pipe services via the cloud is about to take on a whole new meaning when it launches an on-demand translator-phone service.  Using this unique mobile cloud service, a customer will simply speak into their phone and the other receiver will hear the message interpreted promptly into the language of their choice.