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Japanese Technology from the Future Friday!

This week it’s Sony selling stuff to Iran, stuff that America doesn’t like, which is yet another “Sony, what are you doing?” moment, a huge internet cable has been completed in Asia, and Japan’s gung-ho nu[...]
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ASUSTOR to Shine Spotlight on All NAS Devices and New ADM 2.0 OS at Computex 2013

ASUSTOR will be attending Computex 2013 and exhibiting a brand new series of NAS devices featuring the latest Intel® Atom™ processor along with its new-look ADM 2.0 operating system and 2 new mobile apps, AiData and AiMaster. ASUSTOR s[...]
ASUSTOR to Shine Spotlight on All NAS Devices and New ADM 2.0 OS at Computex 2013

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[REVIEW] QNAP TS-469L 4-bay NAS

Introduction It had been a while since we last received a QNAP product to be reviewed. As it happens, last week the gods favored us and brought in one of QNAP’s recent additions in their 4-bay SOHO/SMB NAS segment: The TS-469L. The TS-[...]
[REVIEW] QNAP TS-469L 4-bay NAS
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Buffalo – New wireless computer networking standard IEEE 802.11 compliant Wi-Fi routers – 5 models

Buffalo – New wireless computer networking standard IEEE 802.11 compliant Wi-Fi routers – 5 models Buffalo is going to release 5 models of high-capacity, high speed new wireless computer networking standard IEEE 802.11 comp[...]
Buffalo – New wireless computer networking standard IEEE 802.11 compliant Wi-Fi routers – 5 models
Buffalo – New wireless computer networking standard IEEE 802.11 compliant Wi-Fi routers – 5 modelsBuffalo – New wireless computer networking standard IEEE 802.11 compliant Wi-Fi routers – 5 modelsBuffalo – New wireless computer networking standard IEEE 802.11 compliant Wi-Fi routers – 5 modelsBuffalo – New wireless computer networking standard IEEE 802.11 compliant Wi-Fi routers – 5 modelsBuffalo – New wireless computer networking standard IEEE 802.11 compliant Wi-Fi routers – 5 models

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300 Mbps High Power Laptop Lan Adaptor by Logitec

This month Logitec is releasing a nifty antenna device, LAN-WH300NU2, to attach to your laptop to bring 300 Mbps of connectivity speed. Chuck it into any USB connection. Security ready for WPA-PSK(TKIP) or WEP(64/128bit)protocols, you [...]
300 Mbps High Power Laptop Lan Adaptor by Logitec
300 Mbps High Power Laptop Lan Adaptor by Logitec300 Mbps High Power Laptop Lan Adaptor by Logitec300 Mbps High Power Laptop Lan Adaptor by Logitec300 Mbps High Power Laptop Lan Adaptor by Logitec

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Logitec – “Wireless Adapter 150M” – Ultra-compact USB 2.0 Wi-Fi Adapter that turns wired laptop into a Wi-Fi hotspot

What do you do you when you have a single wired Internet connection but don’t have Wi-Fi and need to get online with multiple mobile devices? Turn your laptop into a Wi-Fi hotspot with the Logitec “Wireless Adapter 150̸[...]
Logitec – “Wireless Adapter 150M” – Ultra-compact USB 2.0 Wi-Fi Adapter that turns wired laptop into a Wi-Fi hotspot
Logitec – “Wireless Adapter 150M” – Ultra-compact USB 2.0 Wi-Fi Adapter that turns wired laptop into a Wi-Fi hotspotLogitec – “Wireless Adapter 150M” – Ultra-compact USB 2.0 Wi-Fi Adapter that turns wired laptop into a Wi-Fi hotspot

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NTT Demos Visually and aurally accurate virtual communication system

NTT is developing technology that faithfully reproduces pictures and sound from distant locations, creating a natural sense of distance and position, as if both people are in the same room. “Regarding the picture, this system inc[...]
NTT Demos Visually and aurally accurate virtual communication system

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Panasonic ES Networks – Switch-S12G – Switching Hub Lowers Power Consumption by 48%

Panasonic announces an eco switching hub. If you are concerned about energy conservation, why don’t you try this gigabit-compatible switching hub announced by Panasonic ES Networks? You can reduce 48% of your power consumption wi[...]
Panasonic ES Networks – Switch-S12G – Switching Hub Lowers Power Consumption by 48%
Panasonic ES Networks – Switch-S12G – Switching Hub Lowers Power Consumption by 48%

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Buffalo – WZR-900DHP – Simultaneous Dual Band 450Mbps Router

Buffalo’s new simultaneous dual band 450Mps router will be released in mid-March. Maximum speed (up to 450Mbps) for ultra-fast wireless transfer rates give you a trouble-free internet connection even when multiple devices are run[...]
Buffalo – WZR-900DHP – Simultaneous Dual Band 450Mbps Router
Buffalo – WZR-900DHP – Simultaneous Dual Band 450Mbps RouterBuffalo – WZR-900DHP – Simultaneous Dual Band 450Mbps RouterBuffalo – WZR-900DHP – Simultaneous Dual Band 450Mbps RouterBuffalo – WZR-900DHP – Simultaneous Dual Band 450Mbps RouterBuffalo – WZR-900DHP – Simultaneous Dual Band 450Mbps Router

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QNAP Adds Digital TV Recording and Resource Sharing for its Turbo NAS Lineup

Taipei, Taiwan, December 6, 2012 – QNAP® Systems, Inc. today announced the release of TV Station, extending Turbo NAS users’ multimedia experience to online TV watching, recording, and playback. Only requiring simple steps to install a[...]
QNAP Adds Digital TV Recording and Resource Sharing for its Turbo NAS Lineup

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ASUSTOR Launches AS 6 Series NAS

New App-based NAS powered by the Intel® Atom™ 2.13 GHz Dual-Core Processor features System Sleep Mode (S3) and local display Taipei, Taiwan, Novemeber 6th, 2012 – ASUSTOR Inc., a leading innovator and provider of network storage soluti[...]
ASUSTOR Launches AS 6 Series NAS

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[REVIEW] Synology DS413

Introduction A couple of weeks ago we got our hands on Synology’s latest product in the home user/SOHO segment: the DS413. This particular unit shares a lot of its design and internal structure with its more networking-potent big broth[...]
[REVIEW] Synology DS413
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Buffalo out a new IEEE802.11ac Wireless router with the WZR-D1100H/U

If speed is the only thing that matter to you behold the WZR-D1100H/U a new IEEE802.11ac wireless router that will hit store shelves in Japan at the end of this month at around 25,450 Yen. Offering a maximum speed of 600Mbps on its 5GH[...]
Buffalo out a new IEEE802.11ac Wireless router with the WZR-D1100H/U
Buffalo out a new IEEE802.11ac Wireless router with the WZR-D1100H/U

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DOCOMO Develops World’s First Small-cell Base Station for 3G and LTE

NTT DOCOMO announced last Friday that it has developed the world’s first dual-mode small-cell base station, or femtocell, supporting 3G (W-CDMA) and LTE simultaneously for improved service coverage in indoor locations such as offices, [...]
DOCOMO Develops World’s First Small-cell Base Station for 3G and LTE

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Ratocsystems outs the REX-HDEX100A, a new HDMI over Ethernet solution

I am not sure that this little REX-HDEX100A is build for the average geek, but if you are looking for a nice and elegant way to transmit Full HD Videos between in devices separate up to 100 of each other or would like to use your home [...]
Ratocsystems outs the REX-HDEX100A, a new HDMI over Ethernet solution

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[REVIEW] Shuttle OMNINAS KD20

Introduction One of the first devices to draw our attention at this year’s Computex event was this particular NAS unit. Generally speaking, Shuttle had a lovely booth and this KD20 was one of the central pillars to draw a crowd. Obviou[...]
[REVIEW] Shuttle OMNINAS KD20
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Paper Computing technology the first step to paper-based Google Docs

At the University of Tokyo, the Naemura Group is developing paper computing technology, which can automatically erase, copy and print hand-drawn sketches on paper. As well as using a camera and computer, this system uses a laser and UV[...]
Paper Computing technology the first step to paper-based Google Docs

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Shuttle rolls out its first energy efficient NAS server OMNINAS KD20

Built from a harmonious combination of solid aluminium and brilliant white plastic, the Shuttle OMNINAS KD20 acts as a central storage unit for all types of data. Its design was specifically created to blend easily into existing home a[...]
Shuttle rolls out its first energy efficient NAS server OMNINAS KD20
Shuttle rolls out its first energy efficient NAS server OMNINAS KD20Shuttle rolls out its first energy efficient NAS server OMNINAS KD20Shuttle rolls out its first energy efficient NAS server OMNINAS KD20Shuttle rolls out its first energy efficient NAS server OMNINAS KD20Shuttle rolls out its first energy efficient NAS server OMNINAS KD20

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Outstanding Technology demonstrates Visible Light Communication devices ready for commercialization

Outstanding Technology has developed two commercial products using visible light communication technology, using LED lights to transmit data. These are a location service for smartphones, called the Commulight System, and a visible lig[...]
Outstanding Technology demonstrates Visible Light Communication devices ready for commercialization

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Logitec announce the LAN-W300NDTV a new 1Seg Friendly WiFi Router

Logitec Japan announced today a new Wireless Router with the LAN-W300NDTV. While this new router does pretty much everything else than other ones, the LAN-W300NDTV comes however with the 1Seg TV support via USB. Basically, once you plu[...]
Logitec announce the LAN-W300NDTV a new 1Seg Friendly WiFi Router
Logitec announce the LAN-W300NDTV a new 1Seg Friendly WiFi Router

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LG introduces the first real streaming multimedia Cloud for All three screens

LG announced the beta opening of LG Cloud service on May 1 with the aim of providing seamless connectivity and streaming access to all digital content across various electronic devices. Although cloud is today’s hottest IT buzzwords, L[...]
LG introduces the first real streaming multimedia Cloud for All three screens
LG introduces the first real streaming multimedia Cloud for All three screensLG introduces the first real streaming multimedia Cloud for All three screensLG introduces the first real streaming multimedia Cloud for All three screens

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Sony releases “Nasne” where torne meet NAS

Torne, Sony’s digital TV tuner is now becoming a fully capable, but limited to Sony’s will, NAS thanks to the addition of a 500GB HDD. Thanks to Nasne, you will now be able to record TV shows directly into your torne or Nasne instead o[...]
Sony releases “Nasne” where torne meet NAS
Sony releases “Nasne” where torne meet NASSony releases “Nasne” where torne meet NASSony releases “Nasne” where torne meet NASSony releases “Nasne” where torne meet NASSony releases “Nasne” where torne meet NAS

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