Final Work Under Way To Launch Japan Rocket Carrying S.korea Satellite

Final work under way to launch Japan rocket carrying S.Korea satelliteThe Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. made final preparations on Thursday to launch an H-2A rocket early Friday carrying four satellites including a South Korean one.

The 53-meter Japanese rocket is scheduled to lift off from the agency's Tanegashima Space Center on Tanegashima Island in Kagoshima Prefecture, southwestern Japan, around 1:40 a.m. Friday, weather permitting.

Nhk World Tv Extends New York Adi Distribution Via Verizon Fios Launch

NHK WORLD TV Extends New York ADI Distribution via Verizon FiOS LaunchNHK WORLD TV  (www.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld) , the stand-alone 24-hour English language TV news channel produced by NHK, Japan's sole public independent broadcasting corporation, is expanding its distribution  in the New York ADI and is now available to Verizon FiOS subscribers throughout the region on Channel 482.

Nissan To Launch Cima Luxury Hybrid Sedan May 21

Nissan to launch Cima luxury hybrid sedan May 21Nissan Motor said Wednesday it will launch on May 21 the new Cima luxury sedan, now with a hybrid system, following a production hiatus of more than 20 months.

Nissan said it has decided to revive the flagship model as a gasoline-electric hybrid carrying a 3.5-liter six-cylinder engine in response to calls for its revival from longtime Cima owners and salespeople at Nissan showrooms.

The automaker suspended Cima production in August 2010, citing the model's inability to clear stricter collision safety standards.

Sony Xperia Ion Certified By Gcf , Launch Coming Soon

Sony Xperia ion certified by GCF , launch coming soonThe Sony Xperia ion was launched back in CES 2012 in January this year, and was available for pre-order shortly after CES was over.

Sony Xperia ion was certified by the GCF (Global Certification Forum) earlier this week which could hint that Sony Mobile is in the final preparatory stages before release.

Sony Xperia ion is belived to live up to the expectations of the market when it finally arrives so stay tuned as we will keep you posted .

Casio Gets Its Groove On Globally With New Synthesizer Launch

Casio Gets Its Groove On Globally With New Synthesizer LaunchAt Casio, evolution never stops. In 1986, Casio released the CZ-1, known as the company’s most advanced synthesizer. More than twenty years later, Casio is engaging in a targeted marketing program to introduce its XW series of synthesizers to the global market.  Plans include signing renowned performance artists and SiriusXM hosts, The Crystal Method, as brand ambassadors and reaching musicians through exclusive events.

Sharp To Launch Electric Fans With New Design, Function Update

Sharp to Launch Electric Fans With New Design, Function UpdateSharp Corp will release the "Plasma Cluster Fan" featuring the "Plasma Cluster Ion Generator," which the company claims can purify air, May 18, 2012.

The fan will come in two models: the "PJ-B2CS," which stirs air by swinging its head from side to side and up and down, and the "PJ-B3CXH," which is expected to be used in a living room with a sofa. The air volumes of the PJ-B2CS and PJ-B3CXH can be selected from eight and 32 levels, respectively.

Honda To Launch The New Crf250l On/off-road Model

Honda to Launch the New CRF250L On/Off-Road ModelHonda has announced the start of sales in Japan on May 14, 2012, of a new 250-cc on/off-road model, the CRF250L, which offers an agile ride in a wide range of riding environments from urban to off road riding.

Under the slogan, "'New On & Off Gear, your right buddy on the road' to make 'On' (daily life) more convenient and 'Off' (weekends) more enjoyable," the development team, by pursuing total balance and driving stability to the utmost, created a vehicle that enables a broad spectrum of users from beginners to experienced riders to enjoy the sheer fun of handling the machine.

Sony To Launch Full-hd Camcorder Capable Of Super Slow Motion Shooting

Sony to Launch Full-HD Camcorder Capable of Super Slow Motion ShootingSony announced a professional full-HD camcorder capable of 10x "super slow motion" shooting.

The camcorder belongs to the company's "NXCAM Camcorder" series. It uses the "E-mount" system and is equipped with a newly-developed 4k CMOS sensor.

This time, Sony announced the "NEX-FS700JK," which comes with a lens, and "NEX-FS700J," which does not come with a lens. Their manufacturer's suggested retail prices are ¥840,000 (approx US$10,302, including tax) and ¥777,000 (including tax), respectively.

Jaxa Receives N.korea's Launch Invitation

JAXA receives N.Korea's launch invitationJapan's space development agency has received an invitation from North Korea to attend its satellite launch later this month.

Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency officials were handed the invitation by members of the Tokyo-based General Association of Korean Residents on Monday.

The invitation was sent under the name of the North's Korean Committee for Space Technology. It calls on JAXA officials to visit the launch site in Cholsan County, Pyongan-pukdo.

Kyocera To Launch System For Pv Power Generation, Storage

Kyocera to Launch System for PV Power Generation, StorageKyocera Corp will begin to accept orders for a system that consists of a photovoltaic (PV) power generation system, stationary power storage system and "home energy management system (HEMS)" April 1, 2012.

When the capacity of the PV power generation system is 4.03kW, the manufacturer's suggested retail price of the new system is ¥4,926,000 (approx US$59,854). The shipment of the system is scheduled to begin in mid-July 2012. Kyocera aims to sell 10,000 sets in the first year.

Suzuki Endurance Racing Team 2012 Launch

Suzuki Endurance Racing Team 2012 LaunchReigning World Endurance Champions Suzuki Endurance Racing Team has unveiled its new Yoshimura-powered GSX-R1000 at the official FIM WEC Bol d-Or Test at Magny Cours in France and also announced a new team rider in the saddle for 2012.

Former World Supersport Champion Fabien Foret will be joining fellow Frenchmen and team regulars Vincent Philippe and Anthony Delhalle as the Le Mans-based squad aim to clinch its 12th World Championship in this season's five-round series.

Sony To Launch New Home Theater System Ht-fs30

Sony to launch new home theater system HT-FS30Sony announced that it will launch in Japan a new home theater system with the HT-FS30 model .

This will be the latest portable system .  It can be hung on the wall or connected to a PC, TV and smartphone.

Sony home theater system HT-FS30 will go on sale in Japan on 28th April 2012 .