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I-O DATA – “RECBOX HVL-AT” – play high-definition television programs saved in a DTCP+ compliant NAS with your smartphone or PC outside the home

I-O DATA is releasing 3 models (2TB, 3TB and 4TB) of DTCP+ compliant network-attached storage – “RECBOX HVL-AT” – in late June. If you have a “RECBOX HVL-AT”, with your smartphone or PC, you can watc[...]
I-O DATA – “RECBOX HVL-AT” – play high-definition television programs saved in a DTCP+ compliant NAS with your smartphone or PC outside the home
I-O DATA – “RECBOX HVL-AT” – play high-definition television programs saved in a DTCP+ compliant NAS with your smartphone or PC outside the homeI-O DATA – “RECBOX HVL-AT” – play high-definition television programs saved in a DTCP+ compliant NAS with your smartphone or PC outside the home

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Thanko – 32 LED Smartphone Flash – Earphone terminal mounted – Use a proper flash when taking pictures with your smart device; use it with the in-camera

Thanko just released the “32 LED Smartphone Flash” for smartphones and tablets.  Smartphones’ flash is often not sufficient and the in-camera doesn’t have a flash, therefore, for example, when you want to take a[...]
Thanko – 32 LED Smartphone Flash – Earphone terminal mounted – Use a proper flash when taking pictures with your smart device; use it with the in-camera
Thanko – 32 LED Smartphone Flash – Earphone terminal mounted – Use a proper flash when taking pictures with your smart device; use it with the in-cameraThanko – 32 LED Smartphone Flash – Earphone terminal mounted – Use a proper flash when taking pictures with your smart device; use it with the in-cameraThanko – 32 LED Smartphone Flash – Earphone terminal mounted – Use a proper flash when taking pictures with your smart device; use it with the in-cameraThanko – 32 LED Smartphone Flash – Earphone terminal mounted – Use a proper flash when taking pictures with your smart device; use it with the in-cameraThanko – 32 LED Smartphone Flash – Earphone terminal mounted – Use a proper flash when taking pictures with your smart device; use it with the in-camera

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Japan Weather Association x Design Factory – “Beauty Sign PLUS” – monitor the intensity of solar UV rays and your skin condition

Here is something that may be useful for people hoping to protect their skin this summer. Japan Weather Association and Design Factory, Inc. jointly planned and developed “Beauty Sign PLUS” which is a palm-sized device that[...]
Japan Weather Association x Design Factory – “Beauty Sign PLUS” – monitor the intensity of solar UV rays and your skin condition
Japan Weather Association x Design Factory – “Beauty Sign PLUS” – monitor the intensity of solar UV rays and your skin conditionJapan Weather Association x Design Factory – “Beauty Sign PLUS” – monitor the intensity of solar UV rays and your skin condition

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Kokuyo – “Kokuyoseki” – ring-style device for stress-free, remote presentation control on your PC

For those who often give presentations, Kokuyo’s new invention could be a very helpful device. It’s a ring-looking small device called the Finger Presenter “Kokuyoseki” that enables you to toggle between slides [...]
Kokuyo – “Kokuyoseki” – ring-style device for stress-free, remote presentation control on your PC
Kokuyo – “Kokuyoseki” – ring-style device for stress-free, remote presentation control on your PCKokuyo – “Kokuyoseki” – ring-style device for stress-free, remote presentation control on your PCKokuyo – “Kokuyoseki” – ring-style device for stress-free, remote presentation control on your PCKokuyo – “Kokuyoseki” – ring-style device for stress-free, remote presentation control on your PC

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Sharp – “AQUOS Quattron G series” - featuring “four primary color technology” that improves color reproducibility – 4 models will be released this summer

Sharp is releasing 4 models (60, 52, 46, and 40 inch) of the “AQUOS Quattron G series” with “four primary color technology” that allows for improved color reproducibility. The 60, 52, and 46 inch models will be [...]
Sharp – “AQUOS Quattron G series” - featuring “four primary color technology” that improves color reproducibility – 4 models will be released this summer
Sharp – “AQUOS Quattron G series” - featuring “four primary color technology” that improves color reproducibility – 4 models will be released this summer

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Toshiba – “REGZA Z8X” series – 4K and Japanese next-generation TV platform “Hybridcast” compliant LCD TV

From Toshiba’s LCD TV “REGZA” lineup, the new 4K compliant “REGZA Z8X” series will be out in late June. There will be 3 sizes available: 84 inch, 65 inch, and 58 inch. Newly developed original image proces[...]
Toshiba – “REGZA Z8X” series – 4K and Japanese next-generation TV platform “Hybridcast” compliant LCD TV
Toshiba – “REGZA Z8X” series – 4K and Japanese next-generation TV platform “Hybridcast” compliant LCD TVToshiba – “REGZA Z8X” series – 4K and Japanese next-generation TV platform “Hybridcast” compliant LCD TVToshiba – “REGZA Z8X” series – 4K and Japanese next-generation TV platform “Hybridcast” compliant LCD TVToshiba – “REGZA Z8X” series – 4K and Japanese next-generation TV platform “Hybridcast” compliant LCD TVToshiba – “REGZA Z8X” series – 4K and Japanese next-generation TV platform “Hybridcast” compliant LCD TV

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Let’s Visit Tokyo! – Spring Afternoon in Yoyogi Park

Let’s Visit Tokyo! We bring you to Yoyogi Park on a sunny weekend afternoon in March, 2013. We saw a passionate artist, jump rope practice, a talented dog and other characters… This is from about 2 months ago, but we have a[...]
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Sanwa Direct – Flat and beautiful Bluetooth backlight keyboard – “400-SKB036″ series

Sanwa Direct released the Bluetooth compliant backlight keyboard “400-SKB036″ series. There are 2 models: Japanese keyboard (400-SKB036J) and English keyboard (400-SKB036E). It’s 13cm thick and weights 269g. It’[...]
Sanwa Direct – Flat and beautiful Bluetooth backlight keyboard – “400-SKB036″ series
Sanwa Direct – Flat and beautiful Bluetooth backlight keyboard – “400-SKB036″ seriesSanwa Direct – Flat and beautiful Bluetooth backlight keyboard – “400-SKB036″ seriesSanwa Direct – Flat and beautiful Bluetooth backlight keyboard – “400-SKB036″ seriesSanwa Direct – Flat and beautiful Bluetooth backlight keyboard – “400-SKB036″ seriesSanwa Direct – Flat and beautiful Bluetooth backlight keyboard – “400-SKB036″ series

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Pioneer – Blu-ray disk player built-in sound system – “MCS-434″

Pioneer is releasing a built-in blu-ray disk player sound system – “MCS-434″ – in late June. It’s a set of 1 blu-ray disk receiver, 2 front speakers, center speaker, 2 sound speakers, and remote control. I[...]
Pioneer – Blu-ray disk player built-in sound system – “MCS-434″
Pioneer – Blu-ray disk player built-in sound system – “MCS-434″

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Haruyama x Evangelion – Manga series teams with leading salaryman suit store for special series of dress shirts, ties, cuff links and tiepins – available for a limited time: June 1 – June 23

Special Evangelion business accessories will be available though Haruyama Trading, one of the major Japanese business suit chain stores. They announced that they will open a special “HARUYAMA×EVANGELION: 3.0 Akihabara EVENT STORE[...]
Haruyama x Evangelion – Manga series teams with leading salaryman suit store for special series of dress shirts, ties, cuff links and tiepins – available for a limited time: June 1 – June 23
Haruyama x Evangelion – Manga series teams with leading salaryman suit store for special series of dress shirts, ties, cuff links and tiepins – available for a limited time: June 1 – June 23Haruyama x Evangelion – Manga series teams with leading salaryman suit store for special series of dress shirts, ties, cuff links and tiepins – available for a limited time: June 1 – June 23Haruyama x Evangelion – Manga series teams with leading salaryman suit store for special series of dress shirts, ties, cuff links and tiepins – available for a limited time: June 1 – June 23Haruyama x Evangelion – Manga series teams with leading salaryman suit store for special series of dress shirts, ties, cuff links and tiepins – available for a limited time: June 1 – June 23Haruyama x Evangelion – Manga series teams with leading salaryman suit store for special series of dress shirts, ties, cuff links and tiepins – available for a limited time: June 1 – June 23

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Century – “Early Morning Dynamite” USB Alarm clock – Wake up with a bang!

At online store, Sirobako.com, run by Century, the “Early Morning Dynamite” USB Alarm clock was released. Not only is it a regular alarm clock, but you can also play an exciting game with this alarm clock. The game is that [...]
Century – “Early Morning Dynamite” USB Alarm clock – Wake up with a bang!
Century – “Early Morning Dynamite” USB Alarm clock – Wake up with a bang!Century – “Early Morning Dynamite” USB Alarm clock – Wake up with a bang!Century – “Early Morning Dynamite” USB Alarm clock – Wake up with a bang!Century – “Early Morning Dynamite” USB Alarm clock – Wake up with a bang!

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Planex – HDMI Selector with 4 HDMI ports “HDMI-SW0401D” – 3D and Full high-vision image compliant

Planex Communications Inc. is releasing HDMI Selector “HDMI-SW0401D” on May 31. Using “HDMI-SW0401D” as an intermediary, you are able to connect a maximum of 4 HDMI built-in devices to a TV or display that has o[...]
Planex – HDMI Selector with 4 HDMI ports “HDMI-SW0401D” – 3D and Full high-vision image compliant
Planex – HDMI Selector with 4 HDMI ports “HDMI-SW0401D” – 3D and Full high-vision image compliantPlanex – HDMI Selector with 4 HDMI ports “HDMI-SW0401D” – 3D and Full high-vision image compliantPlanex – HDMI Selector with 4 HDMI ports “HDMI-SW0401D” – 3D and Full high-vision image compliantPlanex – HDMI Selector with 4 HDMI ports “HDMI-SW0401D” – 3D and Full high-vision image compliant

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SQUARE ENIX – “Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn” release date is announced – August 27

SQUARE ENIX revealed that they will release the PS3 and Windows versions of “Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn” on August 27. Advance orders started today, May 24. A bonus, as part of making an advance order, is “Earl[...]
SQUARE ENIX – “Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn” release date is announced – August 27

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Toshiba – External HDD “CANVIO DESK” 1TB/2TB/3TB model – Fast and large, place it horizontally or vertically and connect your TV of Blu-ray recorder

Toshiba is announcing external HDD “CANVIO DESK” – 1TB/2TB/3TB models. The 2TB model is already out, while the 1TB and 3TB models will be out on May 25. Since “CANVIO DESK” is USB3.0 compliant, it’s [...]
Toshiba – External HDD “CANVIO DESK” 1TB/2TB/3TB model – Fast and large, place it horizontally or vertically and connect your TV of Blu-ray recorder
Toshiba – External HDD “CANVIO DESK” 1TB/2TB/3TB model – Fast and large, place it horizontally or vertically and connect your TV of Blu-ray recorderToshiba – External HDD “CANVIO DESK” 1TB/2TB/3TB model – Fast and large, place it horizontally or vertically and connect your TV of Blu-ray recorderToshiba – External HDD “CANVIO DESK” 1TB/2TB/3TB model – Fast and large, place it horizontally or vertically and connect your TV of Blu-ray recorderToshiba – External HDD “CANVIO DESK” 1TB/2TB/3TB model – Fast and large, place it horizontally or vertically and connect your TV of Blu-ray recorderToshiba – External HDD “CANVIO DESK” 1TB/2TB/3TB model – Fast and large, place it horizontally or vertically and connect your TV of Blu-ray recorder

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Leica – Limited edition camera – “Leica X2 Yokohama Edition” – Commemorating the opening of Leica SOGO Yokohama store

Leica from Germany is a popular brand in Japan and they just opened their store in SOGO department store in Yokohama, Japan, and are going to release an exclusive limited edition model called “Leica X2 Yokohama Edition” in [...]
Leica – Limited edition camera – “Leica X2 Yokohama Edition” – Commemorating the opening of Leica SOGO Yokohama store
Leica – Limited edition camera – “Leica X2 Yokohama Edition” – Commemorating the opening of Leica SOGO Yokohama storeLeica – Limited edition camera – “Leica X2 Yokohama Edition” – Commemorating the opening of Leica SOGO Yokohama store

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Audio Technica – Audio speaker “AT-SPC100″ that delivers 360-degree sounds

Audio Technica’s new audio speaker will be out on June 20. It features the “360° Sound Reflector System” and a conical shape that allows the speaker to deliver sounds to 360 degrees. Play music saved in the smartphone[...]
Audio Technica – Audio speaker “AT-SPC100″ that delivers 360-degree sounds
Audio Technica – Audio speaker “AT-SPC100″ that delivers 360-degree soundsAudio Technica – Audio speaker “AT-SPC100″ that delivers 360-degree soundsAudio Technica – Audio speaker “AT-SPC100″ that delivers 360-degree soundsAudio Technica – Audio speaker “AT-SPC100″ that delivers 360-degree sounds

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Casio – PRO TREK Outdoor watch “PRW-3000″ – 4 models – Displays accurate direction, atmospheric pressure, altitude, and temperature quickly

4 new models of Casio’s outdoor watch series “PRO TREK” (PRW-3000) will be out on June 28. Employing its new measurement system “Triple Sensor Ver. 3″, measurement accuracy of direction, atmospheric pressu[...]
Casio – PRO TREK Outdoor watch “PRW-3000″ – 4 models – Displays accurate direction, atmospheric pressure, altitude, and temperature quickly
Casio – PRO TREK Outdoor watch “PRW-3000″ – 4 models – Displays accurate direction, atmospheric pressure, altitude, and temperature quicklyCasio – PRO TREK Outdoor watch “PRW-3000″ – 4 models – Displays accurate direction, atmospheric pressure, altitude, and temperature quicklyCasio – PRO TREK Outdoor watch “PRW-3000″ – 4 models – Displays accurate direction, atmospheric pressure, altitude, and temperature quicklyCasio – PRO TREK Outdoor watch “PRW-3000″ – 4 models – Displays accurate direction, atmospheric pressure, altitude, and temperature quickly

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Muji – Bluetooth compliant speaker built-in charging station – “BSSJT-MJ”

Muji just released a bluetooth compliant speaker built-in charging station “BSSJT-MJ”. There are 2 USB ports for charging smartphones under the station. Because it has a bluetooth compliant speaker, you can play music saved[...]
Muji – Bluetooth compliant speaker built-in charging station – “BSSJT-MJ”
Muji – Bluetooth compliant speaker built-in charging station – “BSSJT-MJ”Muji – Bluetooth compliant speaker built-in charging station – “BSSJT-MJ”Muji – Bluetooth compliant speaker built-in charging station – “BSSJT-MJ”Muji – Bluetooth compliant speaker built-in charging station – “BSSJT-MJ”

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LG Electronics Japan – “Pocket photo” mobile photo printer – Take a photo with your smartphone and print it out right away

LG Electronics Japan is releasing a mobile photo printer called “Pocket photo” in early June. With the “Pocket photo”, you can take a photo with your smartphone and print it out right away, anytime, anywhere. It[...]
LG Electronics Japan – “Pocket photo” mobile photo printer – Take a photo with your smartphone and print it out right away
LG Electronics Japan – “Pocket photo” mobile photo printer – Take a photo with your smartphone and print it out right awayLG Electronics Japan – “Pocket photo” mobile photo printer – Take a photo with your smartphone and print it out right awayLG Electronics Japan – “Pocket photo” mobile photo printer – Take a photo with your smartphone and print it out right awayLG Electronics Japan – “Pocket photo” mobile photo printer – Take a photo with your smartphone and print it out right awayLG Electronics Japan – “Pocket photo” mobile photo printer – Take a photo with your smartphone and print it out right away

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CCP – NANO-FALCON – Infrared ray-controlled miniature helicopter – Certified by Guinness World Records

CCP Co., Ltd., is releasing the world’s smallest helicopter – “NANO-FALCON” – on June 8. It is certified by Guinness World Records as the world’s smallest helicopter controlled by infrared light. Par[...]
CCP – NANO-FALCON – Infrared ray-controlled miniature helicopter – Certified by Guinness World Records
CCP – NANO-FALCON – Infrared ray-controlled miniature helicopter – Certified by Guinness World RecordsCCP – NANO-FALCON – Infrared ray-controlled miniature helicopter – Certified by Guinness World RecordsCCP – NANO-FALCON – Infrared ray-controlled miniature helicopter – Certified by Guinness World RecordsCCP – NANO-FALCON – Infrared ray-controlled miniature helicopter – Certified by Guinness World RecordsCCP – NANO-FALCON – Infrared ray-controlled miniature helicopter – Certified by Guinness World Records

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Microsoft – Xbox One: the ultimate all-in-one home entertainment system

Microsoft has unveiled the Xbox One, which the company is hoping will be the system in the center of all home entertainment for people everywhere. It was unveiled in Redmond with a full press release distributed by the company. Here in[...]
Microsoft – Xbox One: the ultimate all-in-one home entertainment system
Microsoft – Xbox One: the ultimate all-in-one home entertainment systemMicrosoft – Xbox One: the ultimate all-in-one home entertainment systemMicrosoft – Xbox One: the ultimate all-in-one home entertainment systemMicrosoft – Xbox One: the ultimate all-in-one home entertainment systemMicrosoft – Xbox One: the ultimate all-in-one home entertainment system

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I-O DATA – Only 9 mm thin USB3.0 compliant portable 500GB HDD – “Kakuusu 9″

I-O DATA is releasing a 9 mm thin USB3.0 compliant portable HDD called “Kakuusu 9″ in late June. It has a compact body (75 x 110 x 9mm, 125g) with a stylish aluminum casing, making it a fitting accompaniment to an Ultrabook[...]
I-O DATA – Only 9 mm thin USB3.0 compliant portable 500GB HDD – “Kakuusu 9″
I-O DATA – Only 9 mm thin USB3.0 compliant portable 500GB HDD – “Kakuusu 9″I-O DATA – Only 9 mm thin USB3.0 compliant portable 500GB HDD – “Kakuusu 9″I-O DATA – Only 9 mm thin USB3.0 compliant portable 500GB HDD – “Kakuusu 9″I-O DATA – Only 9 mm thin USB3.0 compliant portable 500GB HDD – “Kakuusu 9″I-O DATA – Only 9 mm thin USB3.0 compliant portable 500GB HDD – “Kakuusu 9″

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