Latest News


Tokyo U announced Optical Lattice Clock Accuracy with A 100 Quadrillionth Of A Second

Optical lattice clocks are a new type of optical atomic clock. They were proposed in 2001 by University of Tokyo Professor Hidetoshi Katori, and experimentally demonstrated in 2005. Recently, Professor Katori’s group accurately k[...]
Tokyo U announced Optical Lattice Clock Accuracy with A 100 Quadrillionth Of A Second

Via The University of Tokyo

Read more


Hashy Top-In Photo Frame Scale? Just because they can?

Why on earth would you want to add a picture of your beloved pet, friends, kids or whatever you want to or like on your scale? Why? Well just because you can! Sure this sound like a very bad combo but has you know flats in Japan are sm[...]
Hashy Top-In Photo Frame Scale? Just because they can?
Hashy Top-In Photo Frame Scale? Just because they can?

Via Hashi Top-in

Read more


JVC UX-SH5, another iPod/iPhone Mini Stereo.

Don’t own two iPhone or iPod? Don’t worry JVC HAS just what you need with the UX-SH5, like the UX-FH7, our little compact Stereo comes with a CD Player, Tuner FM, Video Out for iPhone or iPod, USB Port but with only the support of one [...]
JVC UX-SH5, another iPod/iPhone Mini Stereo.
JVC UX-SH5, another iPod/iPhone Mini Stereo.JVC UX-SH5, another iPod/iPhone Mini Stereo.JVC UX-SH5, another iPod/iPhone Mini Stereo.JVC UX-SH5, another iPod/iPhone Mini Stereo.

Via JVC

Read more


JVC add another iPod + iPhone Friendly Compact Stereo to its catalog

Own both an iPod and iPhone? Or live in couple and both own either one of them? Guess what? Thanks to JVC latest UX-FH7 Compact Stereo you will not be able to use both your iPod and iPhone at the same time (or even 2 iPhone or 2 iPod),[...]
JVC add another iPod + iPhone Friendly Compact Stereo to its catalog
JVC add another iPod + iPhone Friendly Compact Stereo to its catalogJVC add another iPod + iPhone Friendly Compact Stereo to its catalogJVC add another iPod + iPhone Friendly Compact Stereo to its catalog

Via JVC

Read more


[Quick-Review] Yuento Talking Clock… Just because you’re too lazy to learn to read time

Initially designed for Japanese kids to be able to know time, the Yuento Talking Clock does exactly what its name suggests. Hidden in a cute little shape with a “clown nose”-like button, the Yuento Talking clock will tell you the time [...]
[Quick-Review] Yuento Talking Clock… Just because you’re too lazy to learn to read time
[Quick-Review] Yuento Talking Clock… Just because you’re too lazy to learn to read time[Quick-Review] Yuento Talking Clock… Just because you’re too lazy to learn to read time[Quick-Review] Yuento Talking Clock… Just because you’re too lazy to learn to read time[Quick-Review] Yuento Talking Clock… Just because you’re too lazy to learn to read time

Via GeekStuff4U

Read more


Yamagata University new OLED Alarm Clock.

Not much to say here as well, but if you ever fancy a nice little OLED clock on your side table in your bedroom or at the office, well it appears that Yamagata University as just what you need!
Yamagata University new OLED Alarm Clock.
Yamagata University new OLED Alarm Clock.Yamagata University new OLED Alarm Clock.

Via Yamagata University

Read more


Sony Japan new WM-PORT Series, a nice addition to its Walkman line-up.

If you are a Sony Walkman owner you will be glad to know that Sony announced this morning in Japan 3 new docks for their DAP with the : NAS-V7M & NAS-V5, a new All in One dock station which in its NAS-V7M series includes 16GB of i[...]
Sony Japan new WM-PORT Series, a nice addition to its Walkman line-up.
Sony Japan new WM-PORT Series, a nice addition to its Walkman line-up.Sony Japan new WM-PORT Series, a nice addition to its Walkman line-up.Sony Japan new WM-PORT Series, a nice addition to its Walkman line-up.Sony Japan new WM-PORT Series, a nice addition to its Walkman line-up.Sony Japan new WM-PORT Series, a nice addition to its Walkman line-up.

Via Sony

Read more


i-Bird II, the new iPod and iPhone friendly radio alarm clock.

Like most probably many of you, there are some at Akihabara News who happen to use their iPhone or in my case a HD2, as alarm clock… Now if you are an iPhone user there are already plenty solution available to you in order to turn your[...]
i-Bird II, the new iPod and iPhone friendly radio alarm clock.
i-Bird II, the new iPod and iPhone friendly radio alarm clock.i-Bird II, the new iPod and iPhone friendly radio alarm clock.

Via Princeton

Read more


JVC’s New iPod and iPhone Friendly Compact Stereo Bis

Ok, I’m not sure what’s up with with JVC, but we already posted something on the PN10 last September and I don’t know what the difference is… Both the September and October press releases looks the same…Note, finally [...]
JVC’s New iPod and iPhone Friendly Compact Stereo Bis
JVC’s New iPod and iPhone Friendly Compact Stereo BisJVC’s New iPod and iPhone Friendly Compact Stereo BisJVC’s New iPod and iPhone Friendly Compact Stereo BisJVC’s New iPod and iPhone Friendly Compact Stereo Bis

Read more


JVC’s New iPod and iPhone Cradle, also Hide a Nice Little BoomBox

This morning JVC Japan unleashed the NX-PN10, a compact BoomBox with the basic Alarm clock thingy. Unlike many alternatives, JVC’s NX-PN10 can charge and connect both an iPod and iPhone at the same time and even offers a Video Out (com[...]
JVC’s New iPod and iPhone Cradle, also Hide a Nice Little BoomBox
JVC’s New iPod and iPhone Cradle, also Hide a Nice Little BoomBoxJVC’s New iPod and iPhone Cradle, also Hide a Nice Little BoomBoxJVC’s New iPod and iPhone Cradle, also Hide a Nice Little BoomBoxJVC’s New iPod and iPhone Cradle, also Hide a Nice Little BoomBox

Read more


Green-House’s Latest Cute Little Picture Frame

Here’s the GHV-DF35TV, Green-House’s latest picture frame designed in the shape of a little TV. With a screen size of 3.5” and a resolution of 320×240, it’s not your average picture frame, since it is also supports MP3[...]
Green-House’s Latest Cute Little Picture Frame
Green-House’s Latest Cute Little Picture FrameGreen-House’s Latest Cute Little Picture FrameGreen-House’s Latest Cute Little Picture FrameGreen-House’s Latest Cute Little Picture Frame

Via Green-House

Read more


Offer a Mario Alarm Clock to Your DSi

For just 200DSi points in Japan (DSiWare) you can soon get a nice little alarm clock for your DSi and pimp your DSi menu… A must have if you’re a Mario fan me!
Offer a Mario Alarm Clock to Your DSi

Via Nintendo

Read more


Hello Kitty Clock Unboxing

Last week Seiko introduced their new Hello Kitty alarm clock and sent us a sample to test. About all one can say is it’s fun, and perfect for Hello Kitty’s fans. You can wake up to your favorite star’s voice and it comes with a “[...]
Hello Kitty Clock Unboxing
Hello Kitty Clock UnboxingHello Kitty Clock UnboxingHello Kitty Clock UnboxingHello Kitty Clock Unboxing

Read more


PT231: New iPod-Friendly Alarm Clock

Here’s a new iPod-friendly alarm clock, the PT231, available in Japan in December. It features an iPod docking station, FM radio, and two 2W speakers. It measures 112×112×64mm at 400g. 12,800 Yen (100€).
PT231: New iPod-Friendly Alarm Clock
PT231: New iPod-Friendly Alarm Clock

Via Infotec

Read more


Bandai’s Gun O’Clock Hands-on!

Last month Bandai Japan announced the Gun O’Clock, and the nice Bandai team sent over a sample for us to check how cool the thing is. For those who were under a rock for the past couple of weeks, the Gun O’Clock is a nifty alarm clock [...]
Bandai’s Gun O’Clock Hands-on!
Bandai’s Gun O’Clock Hands-on!Bandai’s Gun O’Clock Hands-on!Bandai’s Gun O’Clock Hands-on!Bandai’s Gun O’Clock Hands-on!Bandai’s Gun O’Clock Hands-on!

Via Gun O'Clock

Read more


LED Desktop Lamp with USB Charger.

LED is THE BIG THING nowadays, and we’re seeing many LED products coming out… Like this new Green-House desktop lamp series which provides a choice of no less than 16 ideal LEDs for your late night studies. Wait just a seco[...]
LED Desktop Lamp with USB Charger.

Via Green-House

Read more


Sony Adds iPHONE Support to its Alarm Clock Radio Lineup

Who said Sony wasn’t iPOD friendly? Hmmm…. Who? Well, Sony not only supports iPOD products, but now they’ve jumped into the iPHONE Series! SAN DIEGO, Feb. 26, 2008 – Designed for bedrooms, studio apartments or college[...]
Sony Adds iPHONE Support to its Alarm Clock Radio Lineup
Sony Adds iPHONE Support to its Alarm Clock Radio LineupSony Adds iPHONE Support to its Alarm Clock Radio LineupSony Adds iPHONE Support to its Alarm Clock Radio LineupSony Adds iPHONE Support to its Alarm Clock Radio Lineup

Read more


You Better Wake Up in Time! It’s the Danger Bomb Clock!

Here comes a new Bomb Clock with all the necessary features to give you that Jack Bauer feeling every morning. Saving the human race on a daily basis, an excellent way to start your day and boost your confidence. A little bit different[...]
You Better Wake Up in Time!  It’s the Danger Bomb Clock!
You Better Wake Up in Time!  It’s the Danger Bomb Clock!You Better Wake Up in Time!  It’s the Danger Bomb Clock!You Better Wake Up in Time!  It’s the Danger Bomb Clock!You Better Wake Up in Time!  It’s the Danger Bomb Clock!You Better Wake Up in Time!  It’s the Danger Bomb Clock!

Read more


The All In One iPOD, CD, USB, and Alarm Clock from TEAC

Are you the proud owner of an iPOD (whatever version)? This is just for you, the SR-L250i: the new all in one from TEAC for your beloved DAP. The SR-L250i is not only a CD player with an alarm clock function, but can also play the tune[...]
The All In One iPOD, CD, USB, and Alarm Clock from TEAC
The All In One iPOD, CD, USB, and Alarm Clock from TEACThe All In One iPOD, CD, USB, and Alarm Clock from TEAC

Via TEAC

Read more


The invasion starts in the morning! Space Invaders Alarm Clock

When the alarm clock rings in the morning, it goes like this: 1-the sound is terrific 2-I want to destroy it 3-I want to keep on sleeping Not the best way to start a day is it? Well this time, it might be different, with the Space Inva[...]
The invasion starts in the morning! Space Invaders Alarm Clock
The invasion starts in the morning! Space Invaders Alarm ClockThe invasion starts in the morning! Space Invaders Alarm ClockThe invasion starts in the morning! Space Invaders Alarm ClockThe invasion starts in the morning! Space Invaders Alarm ClockThe invasion starts in the morning! Space Invaders Alarm Clock

Read more


The return of the MP4 watch!

Back in the days I thought that by now we would all all those types of Multimedia Watches but it’s not really the case..by the way how many times do you look at your watch everyday? Maybe your job is so nice you don’t even [...]
The return of the MP4 watch!

Via usb.brando.com

Read more


Sony Shows Off Some iPod Docks

Sony has shown off two more iPod-compatible audio products: the ICF-C1iP clock radio, and the ZS-S2iP boom box. The ICF-C1iP clock radio comes in black or white and supports just about any iPod under the sun. Other than that, the devic[...]
Sony Shows Off Some iPod Docks
Sony Shows Off Some iPod DocksSony Shows Off Some iPod Docks

Read more