Sony Develops Remote-driven Vehicle With Ai

Sony develops remote-driven vehicle with AI

Sony Corp. has developed an electric vehicle that can be driven remotely using advanced sensor technology to capture a 360-degree image of its surroundings and also featuring artificial intelligence, the electronics maker said Tuesday.

The SC-1 -- which is about 3 meters long, a little under 2 meters tall and accommodates three passengers -- is not designed for road use but could transport people at leisure facilities such as golf courses and shopping malls.

Wild Boars Processed Into Raw Ham On Remote Island

Wild boars processed into raw ham on remote island

Hunters in Kamijima, Ehime Prefecture, are taking steps to sell the meat of wild boars that were killed because they damage agricultural products in the town.

In August, an association of local hunters began selling raw ham made from wild boars to businesses, as part of measures implemented by the town and prefectural governments to cope with the harmful animals. The raw ham is the first processed product of its kind in this endeavor.

Kirin's Remote System Helps Guarantee Flavor Of Draft Beer

Kirin's remote system helps guarantee flavor of draft beer

Bar managers, if not so hygiene-conscious, will need to clean up their act with the arrival of a system to remotely monitor their beer dispensers.

Kirin Co. developed the system with NTT Data Corp. to ensure that customers are served with fresh draft beer at every restaurant it services.

Uncommon Remote Ocean Angle In Plain View In Numazu

Rare remote ocean angle in plain view in Numazu

Visitors to an aquarium in Numazu, a port city south-west of Tokyo, are getting a charge out of a strange display - 2 uncommon remote ocean angle that were gotten in adjacent Suruga Bay.

A illustrative of the aquarium says the red, prolonged fish are likely Natsushima choujagenge, a kind of eelpout found in Sagami Bay, south of Tokyo, 8 years ago.

Canon Announces Bluetooth Remote And 20% Smaller Ef-s 18-55mm F4-5.6 Kit Zoom

Canon announces Bluetooth remote and 20% smaller EF-S 18-55mm F4-5.6 kit zoomAlongside its updated DSLRs, Canon is offering a new, smaller kit zoom lens and a Bluetooth wireless remote control. The EF-S 18-55mm F4-5.6 IS STM is nearly 20% smaller than the 18-55mm F3.5-5.6 IS STM currently offered by Canon, but sacrifices 1/3-stop of light. Like its predecessor, it offers four stops of shake correction and a minimum focusing distance of 0.25m/9.8in. It will go on sale in April for $250.

Panasonic Launches "dw Relays" Suited For Remote Control Of Smart Switches And Power Outlets

Panasonic Launches "DW Relays" Suited for Remote Control of Smart Switches and Power OutletsPanasonic Corporation announced today that it has developed and will release this month a thin-design DW Relay (Inrush Low-profile relay [1]) suited for remote-control applications such as smart switches [2] and smart power outlets [3] used in smart homes[4]. The product conforms to overseas safety standards and responds to the growing demand for smart homes in overseas markets.

Sony Universal Remote Features Customizable Screen

Sony Universal Remote Features Customizable ScreenSony Corp released a universal remote that uses an electronic paper device and can display buttons chosen by the user.
The concept of the remote, "Huis Remote Controller Huis-100RC," passed an in-house audition. And a fund for commercializing it had been raised through crowdfunding since July 2015. While the goal was ¥5 million (approx US$43,871), ¥24.35 million was raised. Sony has already delivered the product to the supporters.

Sony Camera Remote Control Released For Smartwatch 3

Sony Camera remote control released for SmartWatch 3Sony Mobile has launched a Camera remote control application for the Sony SmartWatch 3. The app works with a number of Sony Action Cams (FDR-X1000V, HDR-AS200V, HDR-AS100V, HDR-AZ1, HDR-AS30V, HDR-AS20) and allows you to capture photos, preview pictures taken remotely, start/stop videos, check the angle and control the shutter.