Honda Bundles Enhanced Safety Features Into Safety Package (tentative Name) Including The City-brake Active System

Honda Bundles Enhanced Safety Features into Safety Package (tentative name) Including the City-Brake Active SystemUnder the concept of "offering collision-free vehicles to more drivers," Honda Motor Co., Ltd. developed the "City-Brake Active System," an accident avoidance support system, and bundled it into the "Safety Package (tentative name)" with enhanced safety features that also includes vehicle occupant protection technology such as side airbags and side curtain airbags. The "Safety Package" will be adopted for the all-new Fit which will go on sale in this year.

Nissan Announces Name Of New Super Height Wagon-type Minicar

Nissan Announces Name of New Super Height Wagon-type MinicarNissan today announced the name of its second new minicar, a "super height" (tall) wagon, Nissan DAYZ ROOX. Nissan is currently planning and developing this new minicar, which is slated for launch in early 2014, in partnership with Mitsubishi Motors Corporation, through a minicar joint venture.

Help Sony’s President Name His Pink Audio Balls

Help Sony’s President Name His Pink Audio BallsPink Balls.

Certainly catchier than “Bluetooth Wireless Mobile Speakers,” no?

We announced Sony’s wireless mobile speakers – in the shape of pink, black, and white balls – at the CES press conference this past January, when I said, “I carry my pink balls with me wherever I go…”

Akb48 Subunit No Name Holds Their 1st Solo Live Concert

AKB48 subunit NO NAME holds their 1st solo live concertNO NAME held their first solo live concert “AKB0048 NO NAME FIRST KILALIVE” at Makuhari Messe.

NO NAME is comprised of AKB48’s Watanabe Mayu, Nakaya Sayaka, Sato Amina,Ishida Haruka, Sato Sumire, and Iwata Karen, SKE48’s Yagami Kumi and Hata Sawako, and NMB48’s Mita Mao, and they participate as voice actresses in ongoing anime “AKB0048 next stage.”

Baseball: Marines Name Ito New Manager

Baseball: Marines name Ito new managerThe Lotte Marines named former Seibu Lions skipper Tsutomu Ito as their manager for next season Wednesday.

The 50-year-old Ito will be unveiled at a press conference Thursday, the Marines said. The former All-Star catcher managed the Lions -- the only team he played for during a 21-year career -- from 2004 to 2007, winning the Japan Series in his first year in charge.