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Asahi Glass Co Unveils World’s Thinnest Glass Substrate for Touchscreens

A few months after introducing the world’s strongest glass, AGC (Asahi Glass Co) introduced last week in Japan yet another wonder with a new glass substrate for touchscreen displays just 0.28mm or 15% thinner than other previous [...]
Asahi Glass Co Unveils World’s Thinnest Glass Substrate for Touchscreens
Asahi Glass Co Unveils World’s Thinnest Glass Substrate for Touchscreens

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Exciting Friday showdown: AKB48 vs. IPad 2

As many of our readers already know, this Friday will be pure magic for the Apple admirers and touch-phobiacs alike.  Apple announced the IPad 2 for worldwide release on Friday 25th of March. So If you want to crack the bottle, be sure[...]
Exciting Friday showdown:  AKB48 vs. IPad 2

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Asahi Glass introduces Dragontrail a new ultra resistant Glass

You all heard about Gorilla Glass, a super strong glass than can resist pretty much everything, well guess what? Martin Williams covered something that will kick Gorilla Glass’s ass pretty hard and had the chance to test in real life A[...]
Asahi Glass introduces Dragontrail a new ultra resistant Glass

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Japan Post to Import Italian Electric Bikes for Delivery Routes?

The deadtree Asahi and Nikkei newspapers reported last month on Japan Post’s decision to import Italian-made electric motorcycles to deploy on their postal delivery routes. This follows a 2008 decision and announcement that the r[...]
Japan Post to Import Italian Electric Bikes for Delivery Routes?

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TV Asahi Now Using the Canon 5D MK II as a Primary HD Camera

TV Asahi’s new program called “Ride the Highway of the World” (translated name) is now the first TV show in Japan entirely shot with the Canon 5D MK II… An interesting move that we hope to see more often and will most probably fo[...]
TV Asahi Now Using the Canon 5D MK II as a Primary HD Camera

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Fire Dodecamine: The Drink of the Day

It’s Friday and we’re only a few minutes away from the week-end… so take break while I introduce you to a new drink from Japan, “Fire Dodecamine” from Asahi. It’s supposedly the king of sweet, gummy flavored sodas and[...]
Fire Dodecamine:  The Drink of the Day
Fire Dodecamine:  The Drink of the DayFire Dodecamine:  The Drink of the Day

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The Asahi robot says “cheers!!”

Even when it comes to relax and have fun, the Geek likes to be different and use his own tools, bartender? Not really, Asahi yeah! The robot that serves beers, next thing you know a robot to make barbecues will be out! Has the invasion begun?
The Asahi robot says “cheers!!”

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