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Elecom – MF-SU3 series – USB 3.0 compliant – A dime-sized ultra-small USB flash drive

Elecom is going to release the USB 3.0 compliant a dime-sized ultra-small USB flash drive “MF-SU3 series” (8GB, 16GB, 32GB) in mid July. Since it’s extremely compact (W21.5xD12.2xH4.6mm), you might be concerned about [...]
Elecom – MF-SU3 series – USB 3.0 compliant – A dime-sized ultra-small USB flash drive
Elecom – MF-SU3 series – USB 3.0 compliant – A dime-sized ultra-small USB flash driveElecom – MF-SU3 series – USB 3.0 compliant – A dime-sized ultra-small USB flash driveElecom – MF-SU3 series – USB 3.0 compliant – A dime-sized ultra-small USB flash drive

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Remote internal imaging robot helps doctors in emergency situations

This remote medical care robot for use in emergency situations, is under development by a research group at Waseda University, led by Dr. Hiroyasu Iwata. “If a person receives an impact in an accident, there is a possibility that[...]
Remote internal imaging robot helps doctors in emergency situations
Remote internal imaging robot helps doctors in emergency situationsRemote internal imaging robot helps doctors in emergency situationsRemote internal imaging robot helps doctors in emergency situationsRemote internal imaging robot helps doctors in emergency situations

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Toshiba – EXCERIA PRO series – UHS-Ⅱ compatible SD memory card – With the world’s fastest writing speed 240MB/s

Toshiba is going to release the UHS-Ⅱ compatible SD memory card “EXCERIA PRO” series (32GB and 16GB) in October – It has the world’s fastest writing speed 240MB/s. The writing speed is 2.5 times faster than the [...]
Toshiba – EXCERIA PRO series – UHS-Ⅱ compatible SD memory card – With the world’s fastest writing speed 240MB/s

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Highpoint announces Thunderbolt HDD Stage Rack

It’s been a while that we haven’t featured a HDD Stage Rack on AkihabaraNews and behold the RocketStor5212! Desinged by the US Based company Highpoint and imported in Japan by Dirac at a whooping 27,000 Yen, the RocketStor5[...]
Highpoint announces Thunderbolt HDD Stage Rack
Highpoint announces Thunderbolt HDD Stage Rack

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Microsoft Japan – New price for “Surface RT” – The price will be reduced by 10,000 yen

Microsoft Japan is going to reduce the price of their “Surface RT” by 10,000 yen on July 15. Currently, “Surface RT” is already 10,000 yen cheaper than the regular price because Microsoft Japan has been running [...]
Microsoft Japan – New price for “Surface RT” – The price will be reduced by 10,000 yen
Microsoft Japan – New price for “Surface RT” – The price will be reduced by 10,000 yenMicrosoft Japan – New price for “Surface RT” – The price will be reduced by 10,000 yenMicrosoft Japan – New price for “Surface RT” – The price will be reduced by 10,000 yenMicrosoft Japan – New price for “Surface RT” – The price will be reduced by 10,000 yenMicrosoft Japan – New price for “Surface RT” – The price will be reduced by 10,000 yen

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Japanese Technology from the Future Friday!

This week it’s Sony’s Walkman as renaissance metaphor, some Japanese public officials are still figuring out privacy on the internet, and a Pacific Rim review. • • • Welcome to Japanese Technology from the Future Friday: It[...]
Japanese Technology from the Future Friday!

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Force Media – Is it a BMW MINI’s side mirror? – Bluetooth/NFC compliant speaker “MIRROR BOOMBOX”

Force Media is going to release the Bluetooth/NFC compliant speaker “MIRROR BOOMBOX” that exactly looks like a BMW MINI’s side mirror in mid July. The shape of a BMW MINI’s side mirror and the union jack design [...]
Force Media – Is it a BMW MINI’s side mirror? – Bluetooth/NFC compliant speaker “MIRROR BOOMBOX”
Force Media – Is it a BMW MINI’s side mirror? – Bluetooth/NFC compliant speaker “MIRROR BOOMBOX”Force Media – Is it a BMW MINI’s side mirror? – Bluetooth/NFC compliant speaker “MIRROR BOOMBOX”Force Media – Is it a BMW MINI’s side mirror? – Bluetooth/NFC compliant speaker “MIRROR BOOMBOX”Force Media – Is it a BMW MINI’s side mirror? – Bluetooth/NFC compliant speaker “MIRROR BOOMBOX”Force Media – Is it a BMW MINI’s side mirror? – Bluetooth/NFC compliant speaker “MIRROR BOOMBOX”

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Thanko – Alcohol Checker for iPhone 5 – Test the level of alcohol in your blood in 20 seconds before driving a car

If you drank too much last night, probably you should test the level of alcohol in your blood with Thanko’s “Alcohol Checker for iPhone 5″ before starting driving a car. After setting “Alcohol Checker for iPhone[...]
Thanko – Alcohol Checker for iPhone 5 – Test the level of alcohol in your blood in 20 seconds before driving a car
Thanko – Alcohol Checker for iPhone 5 – Test the level of alcohol in your blood in 20 seconds before driving a carThanko – Alcohol Checker for iPhone 5 – Test the level of alcohol in your blood in 20 seconds before driving a carThanko – Alcohol Checker for iPhone 5 – Test the level of alcohol in your blood in 20 seconds before driving a carThanko – Alcohol Checker for iPhone 5 – Test the level of alcohol in your blood in 20 seconds before driving a carThanko – Alcohol Checker for iPhone 5 – Test the level of alcohol in your blood in 20 seconds before driving a car

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Yamaha – High-end CD player “CD-S3000″ and premain amp “A-S3000″ for lifelong music lovers

High-end CD player “CD-S3000″ and premain amp “A-S3000″ will be out from Yamaha in early September. “CD-S3000″ features the newly developed “Optimized High-precision Rigid CD Mechanism” f[...]
Yamaha – High-end CD player “CD-S3000″ and premain amp “A-S3000″ for lifelong music lovers
Yamaha – High-end CD player “CD-S3000″ and premain amp “A-S3000″ for lifelong music loversYamaha – High-end CD player “CD-S3000″ and premain amp “A-S3000″ for lifelong music lovers

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Shinsaibashi D Sta – With 3D scanning technology – Make an original figure doll that looks very much like you!

3D print studio “Shinsaibashi D Sta”, which Roice Entertaiment runs, has started offering an interesting service with 3D scanning/printing technology – They scan full-length figure of a client using a 3D scanner and p[...]
Shinsaibashi D Sta – With 3D scanning technology – Make an original figure doll that looks very much like you!
Shinsaibashi D Sta – With 3D scanning technology – Make an original figure doll that looks very much like you!Shinsaibashi D Sta – With 3D scanning technology – Make an original figure doll that looks very much like you!Shinsaibashi D Sta – With 3D scanning technology – Make an original figure doll that looks very much like you!Shinsaibashi D Sta – With 3D scanning technology – Make an original figure doll that looks very much like you!Shinsaibashi D Sta – With 3D scanning technology – Make an original figure doll that looks very much like you!

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JVC Kenwood – UX-L5 – Bluetooth compliant compact low height audio system

JVC Kenwood is going to release the Bluetooth compliant compact audio system “UX-L5″ in late July. The tallest point of “UX-L5″ is the speaker units, with a height of 120mm. The main unit is only 75mm tall. Avai[...]
JVC Kenwood – UX-L5 – Bluetooth compliant compact low height audio system
JVC Kenwood – UX-L5 – Bluetooth compliant compact low height audio systemJVC Kenwood – UX-L5 – Bluetooth compliant compact low height audio systemJVC Kenwood – UX-L5 – Bluetooth compliant compact low height audio systemJVC Kenwood – UX-L5 – Bluetooth compliant compact low height audio system

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Japanese Robots: ASIMO Gets a Taste of Human Nature; Media Forgets How to Journalism

Honda bills ASIMO as the world’s most advanced humanoid robot, and in many ways, he totally is. He’s sort of an ambassador for all robots, and people love the super-tech, friendly looking little machine. But, people also love to [...]
Japanese Robots: ASIMO Gets a Taste of Human Nature; Media Forgets How to Journalism

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LG Display – Introduced world’s slimmest full HD LCD panel for smartphones

LG Display Press Release: Seoul, Korea (July 11, 2013) – LG Display [NYSE: LPL, KRX: 034220], a leading innovator of display technology, today announced that it will unveil the world’s slimmest Full HD LCD panel for smartphones. The st[...]
LG Display – Introduced world’s slimmest full HD LCD panel for smartphones
LG Display – Introduced world’s slimmest full HD LCD panel for smartphonesLG Display – Introduced world’s slimmest full HD LCD panel for smartphonesLG Display – Introduced world’s slimmest full HD LCD panel for smartphonesLG Display – Introduced world’s slimmest full HD LCD panel for smartphones

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SoftBank – Completed to acquire America’s 3rd-largest mobile carrier, Sprint Nextel Corporation

SoftBank today announced the completion of acquisition of the America’s 3rd-largest mobile carrier, Sprint Nextel Corporation. SoftBank spent $21.6 billion to gain 78% of the new Sprint’s shares. In accordance with the tran[...]
SoftBank – Completed to acquire America’s 3rd-largest mobile carrier, Sprint Nextel Corporation
SoftBank – Completed to acquire America’s 3rd-largest mobile carrier, Sprint Nextel Corporation

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Casio – New EXILIM series digital camera “EX-TR15″ – For those who care a lot to look beautiful in photos – Only 3,000 cameras will be available

Casio is going to release New EXILIM series digital camera “EX-TR15″ in a limited quantity – 3,000 cameras ONLY. “EX-TR15″ is definitely for someone who cares a lot to look beautiful in photos and likes to[...]
Casio – New EXILIM series digital camera “EX-TR15″ – For those who care a lot to look beautiful in photos – Only 3,000 cameras will be available
Casio – New EXILIM series digital camera “EX-TR15″ – For those who care a lot to look beautiful in photos – Only 3,000 cameras will be availableCasio – New EXILIM series digital camera “EX-TR15″ – For those who care a lot to look beautiful in photos – Only 3,000 cameras will be availableCasio – New EXILIM series digital camera “EX-TR15″ – For those who care a lot to look beautiful in photos – Only 3,000 cameras will be availableCasio – New EXILIM series digital camera “EX-TR15″ – For those who care a lot to look beautiful in photos – Only 3,000 cameras will be availableCasio – New EXILIM series digital camera “EX-TR15″ – For those who care a lot to look beautiful in photos – Only 3,000 cameras will be available

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Onkyo – 2 new models of CD receiver system – Bluetooth compliant “X-U3″ and Lightning dock built-in “X-U3LT”

Onkyo is going to release 2 new models of their CD receiver systems on August 3 – Bluetooth compliant “X-U3″ and Lightning dock built-in “X-U3LT”. “X-U3″ allows you to play music in Bluetooth c[...]
Onkyo – 2 new models of CD receiver system – Bluetooth compliant “X-U3″ and Lightning dock built-in “X-U3LT”
Onkyo – 2 new models of CD receiver system – Bluetooth compliant “X-U3″ and Lightning dock built-in “X-U3LT”Onkyo – 2 new models of CD receiver system – Bluetooth compliant “X-U3″ and Lightning dock built-in “X-U3LT”Onkyo – 2 new models of CD receiver system – Bluetooth compliant “X-U3″ and Lightning dock built-in “X-U3LT”

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Onkyo – GX-70HD2 – Speaker system with new 11w+11W amplifier built-in

Onkyo is going to release a speaker system “GX-70HD2″ with new 11w+11W amplifier in early August. It has 10cm OMF cone woofer and 2cm balanced dome tweeter built-in. 2 colors (black or white) are available. The price is ¥15[...]
Onkyo – GX-70HD2 – Speaker system with new 11w+11W amplifier built-in
Onkyo – GX-70HD2 – Speaker system with new 11w+11W amplifier built-inOnkyo – GX-70HD2 – Speaker system with new 11w+11W amplifier built-inOnkyo – GX-70HD2 – Speaker system with new 11w+11W amplifier built-inOnkyo – GX-70HD2 – Speaker system with new 11w+11W amplifier built-in

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BMW Japan – M5 Nighthawk – Premium ultimate high-performance limited edition – Only 10 orders will be accepted!

BMW Japan is going to start manufacture only 10 of the premium ultimate high-performance limited edition “M5 Nighthawk” in July, which is a special high-end model based on the “M5″ model from their “5 seri[...]
BMW Japan – M5 Nighthawk – Premium ultimate high-performance limited edition – Only 10 orders will be accepted!
BMW Japan – M5 Nighthawk – Premium ultimate high-performance limited edition – Only 10 orders will be accepted!BMW Japan – M5 Nighthawk – Premium ultimate high-performance limited edition – Only 10 orders will be accepted!BMW Japan – M5 Nighthawk – Premium ultimate high-performance limited edition – Only 10 orders will be accepted!

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Buffalo – Portable battery “BSMPB08CA” for digital cameras – Capable of charging 3 digital cameras on a full charge

Buffalo is releasing the portable battery “BSMPB08CA” for digital cameras in late August. 3 regular digital cameras can be charged up with the 2,200mAh rechargeable lithium-ion battery built-in. Other than a digital camera,[...]
Buffalo – Portable battery “BSMPB08CA” for digital cameras – Capable of charging 3 digital cameras on a full charge
Buffalo – Portable battery “BSMPB08CA” for digital cameras – Capable of charging 3 digital cameras on a full chargeBuffalo – Portable battery “BSMPB08CA” for digital cameras – Capable of charging 3 digital cameras on a full chargeBuffalo – Portable battery “BSMPB08CA” for digital cameras – Capable of charging 3 digital cameras on a full chargeBuffalo – Portable battery “BSMPB08CA” for digital cameras – Capable of charging 3 digital cameras on a full chargeBuffalo – Portable battery “BSMPB08CA” for digital cameras – Capable of charging 3 digital cameras on a full charge

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Ever Green – Reasonable Bluetooth wireless portable speaker

A Reasonable Bluetooth wireless portable speaker was released at the Ever Green’s online store Shanghai Donya. You can play music in iPhone, smartphone, tablet, and PC wirelessly via Bluetooth. With the built-in 800mAh lithium-io[...]
Ever Green – Reasonable Bluetooth wireless portable speaker
Ever Green – Reasonable Bluetooth wireless portable speakerEver Green – Reasonable Bluetooth wireless portable speakerEver Green – Reasonable Bluetooth wireless portable speakerEver Green – Reasonable Bluetooth wireless portable speakerEver Green – Reasonable Bluetooth wireless portable speaker

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Japanese Science & Engineering: STEM Needs More Women, But Japan Needs More Children

Japan’s double-dip demographics debacle, a rapidly aging society combined with decades of low birth rates, has yet another layer of complication: Japanese women are woefully underrepresented in STEM fields, but addressing the lat[...]
Japanese Science & Engineering: STEM Needs More Women, But Japan Needs More Children

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Sharp – AQUOS PHONE SERIE SHL22 – 4.9 inch IGZO LCD and 3,080mAh battery built-in smartphone for au by KDDI

A smartphone “AQUOS PHONE SERIE SHL22″ , manufactured by Sharp, will be released by au by KDDI on July 12. It has 4.9 inch IGZO LCD and high-capacity 3,080mAh battery built-in. You can read the detail of the smartphone in t[...]
Sharp – AQUOS PHONE SERIE SHL22 – 4.9 inch IGZO LCD and 3,080mAh battery built-in smartphone for au by KDDI
Sharp – AQUOS PHONE SERIE SHL22 – 4.9 inch IGZO LCD and 3,080mAh battery built-in smartphone for au by KDDISharp – AQUOS PHONE SERIE SHL22 – 4.9 inch IGZO LCD and 3,080mAh battery built-in smartphone for au by KDDISharp – AQUOS PHONE SERIE SHL22 – 4.9 inch IGZO LCD and 3,080mAh battery built-in smartphone for au by KDDISharp – AQUOS PHONE SERIE SHL22 – 4.9 inch IGZO LCD and 3,080mAh battery built-in smartphone for au by KDDISharp – AQUOS PHONE SERIE SHL22 – 4.9 inch IGZO LCD and 3,080mAh battery built-in smartphone for au by KDDI

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