Update : Sony And Panasonic Sign Basic Agreement To Jointly Develop Standard For Professional-use Next-generation Optical Discs

Update : Sony and Panasonic sign basic agreement to jointly develop standard for professional-use next-generation optical discsSony and Panasonic have teamed up to develop a "next-generation standard for professional-use optical discs," saying that a 300GB flavor could be ready in two years or so. Though geared towards industries like cloud storage and digital cinema at first, the tech could eventually trickle down to consumers, too.

Soccer: Kofu Sign Brazilian Striker Patric On Loan

Soccer: Kofu sign Brazilian striker Patric on loanVentforet Kofu have signed striker Patric on loan from Brazilian club Salgueiro AC, the J-League first-division club said Thursday.

The 25-year-old Patric, who was on loan at Kawasaki Frontale this season, has been brought in as fellow Brazilian Hugo will leave the club as his contract is up.

Guangzhou Automobile Group And Honda Sign Agreement For Acura Business In China

Guangzhou Automobile Group and Honda Sign Agreement for Acura Business in ChinaGuangzhou Automobile Group Co., Ltd. and Honda Motor Co., Ltd. today announced that on July 17, 2013, they signed a basic agreement to jointly conduct Acura business in China.

With the signing of the agreement, the two companies will begin discussing concrete plans toward a goal to begin local production of Acura brand vehicles at Guangqi Honda Automobile Co., Ltd. (GHAC) in 2016.

Nissan And Vesta Sign Agreement For The Development Of Integrated Supplier Park At The New Aguascalientes, Mexico Manufacturing Project

Nissan and Vesta Sign Agreement for the Development of Integrated Supplier Park at the New Aguascalientes, Mexico Manufacturing ProjectNissan and Vesta (BMV: Vesta), an industrial real estate developer from Mexico, signed a definitive agreement for the development of a Douki Seisan Park (DSP) on site at the company's new Aguascalientes, Mexico manufacturing plant. The DSP would reside in close proximity to the automotive plant, allowing to intrinsically link automotive suppliers to production processes. This DSP will be developed within Nissan's new US$2-billion manufacturing complex where Phase 1 of automotive operations are scheduled to open by the close of 2013.

Dainippon Screen Develops Wide-format Uv Inkjet Printing System For Sign And Display Industry

Dainippon Screen Develops Wide-Format UV Inkjet Printing System for Sign and Display IndustryDainippon Screen Mfg. Co., Ltd., in conjunction with UK-based group company Inca Digital Printers Ltd., has developed the Truepress Jet W3200UV wide-format UV inkjet printing system; a development made possible by drawing on the core technologies refined by both Inca and Screen over many years for their products. The system will be available from October 2013 and its launch is expected to accelerate Screen’s business expansion in the worldwide market, focusing on the active demand that is currently seen in the sign and display market.