Apple Music Has Been Installed On 40 Million Android Devices

Apple Music Has Been Installed On 40 Million Android Devices

We know that some of you might have cringed a little when Apple announced that they would be launching Apple Music on Android. This is because of the divide between iOS and Android users, where it is very rare to see Apple bring its services to competing platforms. However, it’s not surprising as we imagine that Apple will probably want to attract as many customers as possible.

In fact, it seems that Apple’s decision to launch Apple Music on Android is paying off. According to the latest figures from Sensor Tower, it seems that Apple Music has been installed on 40 million Android devices to date. It also seems to be on a rise because about 2 years ago, Apple Music on Android was on the decline but for whatever reason, it has picked up again in popularity, but we can’t be sure why.

Fortnite Installed On Nearly Half Of All Nintendo Switch Systems

Fortnite Installed On Nearly Half Of All Nintendo Switch Systems

Fortnite’s popularity has been pretty much established, aided by the fact that the game is pretty much playable on every conceivable platform out there, such as computers, phones, tablets, and consoles. In fact according to Nintendo, they claim that Fortnite has been downloaded and installed on nearly half of Nintendo Switch systems worldwide.

First 'japanese Sign Language' Phone Booths Installed At Haneda Airport

First 'Japanese Sign Language' phone booths installed at Haneda Airport

The first public "Japanese Sign Language" phone booths for the hearing impaired were installed at Haneda Airport on Dec. 3, it has been learned.

The installation of the booths coincided with the United Nation's International Day of Persons with Disabilities by The Nippon Foundation. Looking toward the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, the foundation plans to introduce the phone booths to other main domestic airports such as Narita for Japanese with hearing disabilities.

Toyota Starts Trial Of A Hybrid Power Generation System Installed At Motomachi Plant In Toyota City

Toyota Starts Trial of a Hybrid Power Generation System installed at Motomachi Plant in Toyota CityToyota has begun trial operations of the hybrid power generation system, installed at Motomachi Plant in Toyota City, Aichi Prefecture. The hybrid power generation system combines the use of solid oxide fuel cells (SOFC) and micro gas turbines. The hybrid power generation system uses hydrogen and carbon monoxide which have been extracted by reforming natural gas, and employs fuel cell technology and micro gas turbine in its two-stage power generation mechanism, with a rated output of 250 kW. In addition, it has a cogeneration system (combined heat and power) that uses the waste heat produced in power generation.

Kyocera's 3.2kwh Rechargeable Battery Can Be Installed Indoors

Kyocera's 3.2kWh Rechargeable Battery Can Be Installed Indoors

Kyocera Corp will release a 3.2kWh residential stationary lithium-ion (Li-ion) rechargeable battery system that works in conjunction with a solar power generation system in April 2017.

The size and weight of the system are 530 x 300 x 650mm and about 54kg, respectively. With the small size and weight, it can be installed in a small space. For example, it can be set up not only at detached houses but also at condominiums and indoors.

Japan Audiophiles Are Getting Personal Utility Poles Installed

Japan Audiophiles Are Getting Personal Utility Poles InstalledAudiophiles take their equipment seriously. For example there are certain headphones that only audiophiles might be able to appreciate (and justify its price tag). They also prefer certain music formats like FLAC due to it being lossless. There are even some portable media players that are apparently favored by the audiophile community, since not all portable media players were made equal.

Mitsubishi Electric’s Fastest Elevators To Be Installed In Lct Landmark Tower

Mitsubishi Electric’s Fastest Elevators to be installed in LCT Landmark TowerMitsubishi Electric will deliver two elevators capable of ascending 600 meters per minute at the LCT Landmark Tower in Haeundae, Busan, in 2019. The fastest elevators in South Korea when installed will carry passengers from the first floor to the 100th floor in about 52 seconds. The 383.5 meters of travel will be the longest distance covered by any elevator in South Korea.

Next-generation Michelin Run-flat Tires To Be Installed On Lexus Lc 500

Next-Generation Michelin Run-Flat Tires to be Installed on Lexus LC 500When the Lexus LC 500 arrives in spring 2017, it will feature Michelin Pilot Super Sport ZP tires with next-generation run-flat technology:
For the first time, Michelin engineers deployed a new hybrid sidewall technology that allows the tire to maintain its run-flat capabilities and superior handling performance while also reducing the tire’s overall mass and rolling resistance.

Panasonic Showcases Visible Light Id Technology, Which Only Requires An App Installed Smartphone At Ces2015

Panasonic Showcases Visible Light ID Technology, Which Only Requires an App Installed Smartphone at CES2015Panasonic Corporation has pushed the envelope of visible light communication technology and developed the new light ID (identifier) technology. Light ID using conventional visible light communication technology had a dilemma. Transmission rate was very low (approx. 10+bps) using a camera installed in a smartphone as a receiver, on the other hand, a special light receiving device is required for high-speed communication.

Asahi Glass Light Control Pair Glass Installed In Gauge Changeable New Test Train

Asahi Glass light control pair glass installed in gauge changeable new test trainAsahi Glass announced that its lightweight light control pair glass has been installed in a gauge changeable new test train of Japan Railway Construction, Transport and Technology Agency, which made a test run on JR Kyushu’s train line on April 20. The window glass mounted in the test train is a pair glass combining a thin, strong chemically strengthened glass and light control glass WONDERLITE.