Figure Skating : Asada Does Well Enough To Lift Title In Beijing

Asada does well enough to lift title in BeijingMao Asada was a bit shakier in her free skate than she was the previous day in the short program. Still, she did well enough to win the women’s title Saturday at the Cup of China in Beijing.
Asada, returning to major competition after taking a year-long hiatus, combined with teenaged compatriot Rika Hongo to give Japan a 1-2 finish in the third event of the ISU Grand Prix series.

Sony Fs7 Travels Well On 3-week Documentary Shoot

Sony FS7 Travels Well on 3-Week Documentary ShootA 19-day shoot covering more than 35,000 miles requires a very special type of camera. For me that was the FS7 and its servo zoom E-Mount lens (FE PZ 28-135mm F4 G OSS – SELP28135G), which I put through their paces in some very challenging conditions.

Jaxa: Hayabusa2 Flying Well

JAXA: Hayabusa2 flying wellJapan's space agency says its asteroid explorer Hayabusa2 is flying well after the launch in early December.
Asteroid Explorer “Hayabusa2” is a successor of “Hayabusa” (MUSES-C), which revealed several new technologies and returned to Earth in June 2010.

Emperor Offers New Year's Greetings To Well-wishers 2015

Emperor offers New Year's greetings to well-wishersEmperor Akihito extended New Year's greetings Friday to well-wishers who gathered at the Imperial Palace in central Tokyo.
"It is my hope that the new year will be better, even a little, for each and every one of you," the emperor said as he appeared on a balcony of the Chowa-Den wing of the palace along with Empress Michiko.

Canon Ef 35mm F/1.4l Ii To Finally Come As Well?

Canon EF 35mm f/1.4L II to Finally Come as Well?We’re told that that Canon will replace their 35mm f/1.4L following the announcement and shipping of the upcoming EF 11-24mm f/4L, which has been rumoured since August. We’re told that an announcement date hasn’t been set, however the lens could appear as early as Q1 of 2015, or fall into the second quarter of next year.

Honda To Facelift Civic Tourer As Well

2013 Frankfurt Auto Show : Honda Civic TourerIt looks like Honda's new Civic Tourer that went on sale across Europe at the end of 2013 will have a very short life span in its current form.
A little over a month after the facelifted 2015 Civic hatchback was spotted out on the road, spies caught a whiff of Honda's engineers testing the station wagon model with a newly styled nose that's identical to one on the five-door prototype.