Ces 2014 : Canon Claims Significantly Improved Audio Quality With Vixia Mini X Camcorder

Canon announces unique Vixia Mini camcorder with fisheye lensCanon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, today announced the new VIXIA mini compact personal camcorder. The creatively designed VIXIA mini personal camcorder allows shooters to easily record their hobbies, special interests and memorable moments hands-free, and then share those videos and images on their favorite social networking sites or their own blogs via built-in Wi-Fi or via the free Canon Movie Uploader app*.

Omron Launches Hand Gesture Recognition Software With Improved Hand Shape Recognition Accuracy

Omron launches hand gesture recognition software with improved hand shape recognition accuracyOmron today launched the new image sensing software “Hand Gesture V2” that allows users to interact with machines in a natural manner. With a wider range of recognizable angles — ±30 degrees left-right and ±20 degrees up-down — Omron’s new software enables users to manipulate machines using more natural types of hand gestures. “Hand Gesture V2? also includes a new fingertip position detection function, enabling it to also recognize a user’s hand gestures for mouse pointer movements.

Sony Improved 160g Digital Book Reader

Sony Improved 160g digital book readerFrom Sony's digital book reader, "Reader" Series, new model "PRS-T3S" in 3 colors (black, red and white) will be out on October 4.
It has a 6-inch display (756x1024 dots). The resolution became 60% better than the previous model (600x800 dots).

Ndk : Ocxo With Improved Frequency Temperature Characteristics Of 10 Ppb (smd Type; 14 × 9 Mm)

NDK : OCXO with improved frequency temperature characteristics of 10 ppb (SMD type; 14 × 9 mm)Nihon Dempa Kogyo Co., Ltd. (NDK) has developed a new SMD-type oven-controlled crystal oscillator (OCXO) with frequency temperature characteristics of up to ±10 × 10-9 (model: Twin-OCXO™ NH14M09TA; 14.3 × 9.4 × 6.5 mm). This represents an improvement on NDK's previous product (up to ±20 × 10-9 ) of the same size. This OCXO is intended for use in small base stations for mobile communications (e.g., microcells or picocells) installed in urban areas and elsewhere to accommodate increasing communication traffic.

Nikon Coolpix S02 Improved Ultra-compact Digital Camera

Nikon COOLPIX S02 Improved Ultra-Compact Digital CameraToday, Nikon Inc. introduced the tiny COOLPIX S02, a stylish, super-compact camera that proves great image quality can come in small packages. The new COOLPIX camera is ideal for those who seek easy-to-use features and speedy performance whether on-the-go or out on the town with friends. The S02 is a stylish, hip and inexpensive ultra-mini compact camera, and a great gift for the trendy individual.

Toyota Wants Improved Crash Scores With Midcycle Facelifts

Toyota wants improved crash scores with midcycle faceliftsOsama Nagata, CEO of Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America Inc., says midcycle vehicle updates are in the works to address the safety issues brought to light by the IIHS test. He confirmed that the RAV4 is getting safety updates following its crash test performance last month, but he didn't name any other models.

Canon Develops New Dual Pixel Cmos Af Technology For Significantly Improved Autofocus Performance During Live View Shooting And When Shooting Movies

Canon develops new Dual Pixel CMOS AF technology for significantly improved autofocus performance during Live View shooting and when shooting moviesCanon Inc. today announced the development of Dual Pixel CMOS AF, an innovative new autofocus technology for digital SLR cameras. Dual Pixel CMOS AF, a phase-difference AF technology on the image sensor plane, employs a CMOS sensor on which all of the effective pixels are able to perform both imaging and phase-difference AF to achieve dramatically improved AF performance during Live View shooting and when shooting movies.

Sony Sports Champions 2 Improved Archery Mode Hits The Mark

Sony Sports Champion's 2?s Improved Archery Mode Hits the MarkSports Champions 2 will be releasing this fall for PlayStation Move, adding new sports such as skiing, boxing, tennis, bowling and golf, in addition to a much-evolved archery mode. These six sports lend themselves particularly well to motion gaming, with some requiring strategy and finesse and others a blend of speed and reaction time.

Mazda Releases Upgraded Demio With Improved Fuel Economy In Japan

Mazda Releases Upgraded Demio with Improved Fuel Economy in JapanMazda Motor Corporation today launched an upgraded Mazda Demio compact car (known overseas as the Mazda2) at Mazda, Mazda Anfini and Mazda Autozam dealerships throughout Japan.

The updated Demio 13C-V Smart Edition II features a rear roof spoiler, undercover, and with a 0.4km/L improvement in fuel economy, now achieves a rating of 20.6km/L under Japan's JC08 mode test cycle.