Latest News


Fujitsu’s new ultra compact, high speed WLAN module

Fujitsu started last week a new USB 2.0 wireless module, the MBH7WLZ21, that has 802.11 b/g/n compatibility. The module is based on the Ralink RT3070 chip, measures 14.7 x 18.8 x 2.1mm and is designed to fit ultra compact devices, with[...]
Fujitsu’s new ultra compact, high speed WLAN module
Fujitsu’s new ultra compact, high speed WLAN module

Read more


Docomo equips Tokyo Taxis with Wifi

Taxi operators in Tokyo and Docomo started a partnership to equip 820 vehicles with onboard free Wifi for passengers. 100 of them will even have a PSP Go for customers to play with. The service is in testing for now, but should be read[...]
Docomo equips Tokyo Taxis with Wifi
Docomo equips Tokyo Taxis with Wifi

Via Docomo

Read more


A wireless iDevices/Hifi networking solution

Since iOS’ 4.2 update by Apple, Micromega’s Airstream seems to be the only high quality device allowing to connect, via WiFi, an Ipad, iPhone or iPod Touch with a Hifi system. Airstream comes equipped with a toroidal transf[...]
A wireless iDevices/Hifi networking solution
A wireless iDevices/Hifi networking solution

Via Take5

Read more


Logitec releases ultra-small LAN router for iDevices and handheld game consoles

Logitec has just released the LAN-W150NRIP series of USB power capable routers. They can be used in home or office and are portable enough to bring along when traveling. The units are equipped with antennas and have a range of about 10[...]
Logitec releases ultra-small LAN router for iDevices and handheld game consoles
Logitec releases ultra-small LAN router for iDevices and handheld game consolesLogitec releases ultra-small LAN router for iDevices and handheld game consolesLogitec releases ultra-small LAN router for iDevices and handheld game consolesLogitec releases ultra-small LAN router for iDevices and handheld game consoles

Via Logitec

Read more


Samsung’s NFC chip Increases wireless connectivity for mobile phones

New near field communications (NFC) chips introduced by Samsung have embedded flash memory, low-power design, and advanced RF sensitivity. Used in smartphones, the chips offer instant peer-to-peer wireless connection via Bluetooth or W[...]
Samsung’s NFC chip Increases wireless connectivity for mobile phones
Samsung’s NFC chip Increases wireless connectivity for mobile phones

Via Samsung

Read more


LG unveils LTE USB modem, Verizon Wireless’s first

The launch of the LG VL600 has just been announced. The LTE (Long Term Evolution) USB modem is the first of its kind for Verizon Wireless. This coming Sunday, Verizon Wireless will launch 4G LTE service in 38 major U.S. cities, coverin[...]
LG unveils LTE USB modem, Verizon Wireless’s first
LG unveils LTE USB modem, Verizon Wireless’s firstLG unveils LTE USB modem, Verizon Wireless’s firstLG unveils LTE USB modem, Verizon Wireless’s first

Via Verizon Wireless

Read more


DOCOMO Provides Digital Photo Frame Technology in Korea

NTT Docomo, one of the three biggest mobile operators in Japan, has announced today that it’s providing the technical means for a digital photo frame service, launched in late October in Korea by KT corporation and called Otayori[...]
DOCOMO Provides Digital Photo Frame Technology in Korea
DOCOMO Provides Digital Photo Frame Technology in Korea

Read more


Softbank SELECTION Set to Sell Stylish Motorola BT Headset

Softbank BB have announced that its Softbank SELECTION brand will be joined by the Motorola BTH790, a sliver contour-lined Bluetooth headset 7 mm thick. At 9.5g, this headset has a dual-mic noise-canceling system called Crystal Talk, a[...]
Softbank SELECTION Set to Sell Stylish Motorola BT Headset

Via Softbank BB

Read more


Kenwood Japan Start Offering Zetron Wireless Radio Devices

Kenwood Corporation, the Japanese arm of JVC Kenwood Holdings, will start carrying fellow Holdings subsidiary Zetron Inc.’s VoIP Radio Dispatch System (Japanese GUI) and other products domestically, it announced today. Zetron, as[...]
Kenwood Japan Start Offering Zetron Wireless Radio Devices

Via Kenwood Corporation

Read more


Osaka Police Launch Electronics Store Investigation

Osaka Prefectural Police launched an investigation into Funny Place, an Osaka electronics shop that allegedly sold a wifi antenna that could “connect to others’ private wireless LANs without permission”. The products [...]
Osaka Police Launch Electronics Store Investigation

Via Mainichi Newspapers

Read more


Fujitsu develops high-efficiency wireless charging systems

This morning, Fujitsu laboratories announced the development of wireless charging technology. Meant to have compact power transmitters and receivers, it also offers the ability for companies to design charging systems for their product[...]
Fujitsu develops high-efficiency wireless charging systems
Fujitsu develops high-efficiency wireless charging systemsFujitsu develops high-efficiency wireless charging systemsFujitsu develops high-efficiency wireless charging systemsFujitsu develops high-efficiency wireless charging systems

Via Fujitsu

Read more


NR505, Amexdigital latest Wireless Router

Hong-Kong based amex digital as a new Wireless Router for us, the NR505. Announced at $59 USD, this nicely designed router comes with everything you need to connect your computers at home to the Internet… - Complies with IEEE 802[...]
NR505, Amexdigital latest Wireless Router
NR505, Amexdigital latest Wireless RouterNR505, Amexdigital latest Wireless Router

Via Amex Digital

Read more


LG U+ introduces the its new Cloud service in Korea with the U+ Box

LG Telecom decided to drop its actual name in favor to a new “Stylish” one and goes now by the name of LG U+, and today they announced their latest cloud service (for everyone) the U+ Box dedicated to bring a seamless connection betwee[...]
LG U+ introduces the its new Cloud service in Korea with the U+ Box
LG U+ introduces the its new Cloud service in Korea with the U+ BoxLG U+ introduces the its new Cloud service in Korea with the U+ Box

Via LG U+

Read more


Wireless Power Transmission one step closer to you thanks to Murata

If Wireless Power Transmission is not something new, we are yet however able to see devices supporting this technology on a daily basis. However, thanks to company like Murata, this will soon become a reality. Indeed, Murata announced [...]
Wireless Power Transmission one step closer to you thanks to Murata
Wireless Power Transmission one step closer to you thanks to Murata

Via Murata

Read more


Logitech Japan new Tiny USB WiFi AP is just 18.5mm long

As big as an Elecom MicroSD Card reader, Logitech new Skylink Nano, a WiFi N USB AP (Access Point) just weight a few grams, has a total size of 14.9×18.5×7.1mm and once plugged into a USB port will be 7mm long. This dongle is[...]
Logitech Japan new Tiny USB WiFi AP is just 18.5mm long
Logitech Japan new Tiny USB WiFi AP is just 18.5mm longLogitech Japan new Tiny USB WiFi AP is just 18.5mm longLogitech Japan new Tiny USB WiFi AP is just 18.5mm longLogitech Japan new Tiny USB WiFi AP is just 18.5mm long

Via Logitec

Read more


Grace Digital Audio: Allegro Wi-Fi Internet Radio & Streamer

This new Internet Radio from Grace Digital Audio supports 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi and allows you to listen to internet radio without need for a computer. Supporting internet radio channels such as Pandora, SIRIUS internet radio, Live 365, i[...]
Grace Digital Audio: Allegro Wi-Fi Internet Radio & Streamer
Grace Digital Audio: Allegro Wi-Fi Internet Radio & Streamer

Via Grace Digital Audio

Read more


Bluetooth 4.0 devices to be on the shelves in Q4

There are two new features introduced with Bluetooth 4.0 specification: First , it will also be able to be used in lower-power devices such as watches and pedometers that run on coin-cell batteries unlike its precedent versions which c[...]
Bluetooth 4.0 devices to be on the shelves in Q4

Via Bluetooth SIG

Read more


SE-DRS3000C: Pioneer’s New Digital Wireless Headset

Looking for a great digital (2.4GHz) wireless headset? Behold the SE-DRS3000C (headset + transmitter) from Pioneer. It will become available in Japan from mid of May for roughly 250€. With a 30m working radius, our headset is compatibl[...]
SE-DRS3000C:  Pioneer’s New Digital Wireless Headset
SE-DRS3000C:  Pioneer’s New Digital Wireless HeadsetSE-DRS3000C:  Pioneer’s New Digital Wireless Headset

Read more