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Bakery goods POS visual recognition system on trial in Tokyo bakery

Brain Corporation has developed a system that can individually identify all kinds of baked goods on a tray, in just one second. A trial has started at a Tokyo bakery store. This technology was co-developed with the University of Hyogo.[...]
Bakery goods POS visual recognition system on trial in Tokyo bakery

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LED-lit Keyboards Light Up the Dark Corners of Your Computer Room

Although this colorful peripheral is termed a “programmable keyboard”, it doesn’t have key-binding or industrial shortcut key features; rather, the programmable function is the color LED backlights in the keys: any of[...]
LED-lit Keyboards Light Up the Dark Corners of Your Computer Room
LED-lit Keyboards Light Up the Dark Corners of Your Computer RoomLED-lit Keyboards Light Up the Dark Corners of Your Computer RoomLED-lit Keyboards Light Up the Dark Corners of Your Computer RoomLED-lit Keyboards Light Up the Dark Corners of Your Computer Room

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Green House Branches Out: Design-Oriented SD Cards

Green House has come up with a new line of SD cards with an interesting twist: they’re not just blue, or just black, or just whatever-color-the-card-happens-to-be; they come in six pastel colors. These 8GB SDHC cards conform to t[...]
Green House Branches Out: Design-Oriented SD Cards
Green House Branches Out: Design-Oriented SD CardsGreen House Branches Out: Design-Oriented SD CardsGreen House Branches Out: Design-Oriented SD CardsGreen House Branches Out: Design-Oriented SD CardsGreen House Branches Out: Design-Oriented SD Cards

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Box Sets of Five iPhone 4 Color Covers – “Coated Your iPhone New Daily.”

These are box sets of five plastic iPhone 4 covers in the iCoat Wardrobe series: IC840A “for him” in flat primary colors, and IC840B “for her” in more fashionable and semi-metallic hues. At just under a millimet[...]
Box Sets of Five iPhone 4 Color Covers – “Coated Your iPhone New Daily.”
Box Sets of Five iPhone 4 Color Covers – “Coated Your iPhone New Daily.”Box Sets of Five iPhone 4 Color Covers – “Coated Your iPhone New Daily.”Box Sets of Five iPhone 4 Color Covers – “Coated Your iPhone New Daily.”Box Sets of Five iPhone 4 Color Covers – “Coated Your iPhone New Daily.”Box Sets of Five iPhone 4 Color Covers – “Coated Your iPhone New Daily.”

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[FPD 2010] Hanvon’s Triton Powered Color e-Reader “WISEreader” hands-on

Available in Pre-order in China, Hanvon’s latest e-Reader is according to the company the world first Color e-book reader. Name “WISEreader” this new e-Reader comes with a 9.68” Screen from E INK Triton technology, display 4096 colors,[...]
[FPD 2010] Hanvon’s Triton Powered Color e-Reader “WISEreader” hands-on
[FPD 2010] Hanvon’s Triton Powered Color e-Reader “WISEreader” hands-on[FPD 2010] Hanvon’s Triton Powered Color e-Reader “WISEreader” hands-on[FPD 2010] Hanvon’s Triton Powered Color e-Reader “WISEreader” hands-on

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Shibuya Fashion Personified in Cell Phones from Fujitsu

The F-04C featurephone is a sliding candybar with a twist: three Shibuya 109 brands, Cecil McBee, Pinky Girls, and Cocolulu each had a hand in designing their own edition of this 130-gram phone, which has a 3-inch screen, a 5.1-megapix[...]
Shibuya Fashion Personified in Cell Phones from Fujitsu
Shibuya Fashion Personified in Cell Phones from FujitsuShibuya Fashion Personified in Cell Phones from FujitsuShibuya Fashion Personified in Cell Phones from FujitsuShibuya Fashion Personified in Cell Phones from FujitsuShibuya Fashion Personified in Cell Phones from Fujitsu

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Fujifilm Announce JX280 in New Colors

Fujifilm are adding to the two-color lineup (champagne gold and black) of their 14.1megapixel 5x optical zoom FinePix JX280 digital compact camera, announced last July, with three new colors. The red, pink, and blue models will go on s[...]
Fujifilm Announce JX280 in New Colors
Fujifilm Announce JX280 in New Colors

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Fujitsu Laborotories unveiled color e-paper with 7:1 contrast ratio

Announced today, the new color electronic paper (e-paper) developed by the Fujitsu Laboratories boast a 7:1 contrast ratio and a re-write display of an High-resolution image (1,024 x 768 XGA) at a speed of only 0.7 seconds. According t[...]
Fujitsu Laborotories unveiled color e-paper with 7:1 contrast ratio
Fujitsu Laborotories unveiled color e-paper with 7:1 contrast ratio

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Fujitsu unveils a new prototype of e-Book Reader in Japan

While we have actually no information whatsoever on the actually specification on this color e-Book reader from Fujitsu, we know however that this prototype should reach the market around this year (normally) and that it will be Fujits[...]
Fujitsu unveils a new prototype of e-Book Reader in Japan
Fujitsu unveils a new prototype of e-Book Reader in JapanFujitsu unveils a new prototype of e-Book Reader in JapanFujitsu unveils a new prototype of e-Book Reader in JapanFujitsu unveils a new prototype of e-Book Reader in JapanFujitsu unveils a new prototype of e-Book Reader in Japan

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SmartDevices new e-Book Reader, the R7

SmartDevices also known as SmartQ announced its new e-Book R7 mounted with a 7” color LCD with a 800×600 resolution, Support of various e-Book Format, audio files including Mp3, TTS and with 4GB of internal memory. The R7 is annou[...]
SmartDevices new e-Book Reader, the R7
SmartDevices new e-Book Reader, the R7

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Get a New Brain from Sharp !

Here you are Sharp latest e-Dictionary, the Brain PW-AC110. So what’s up in this new edition? First of all our new PW-AC110 comes with a 4.3” Color Display with a 480×272 resolution. Finally our little wonder includes 50 different[...]
Get a New Brain from Sharp !
Get a New Brain from Sharp !

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3 New light and compact electronic dictionaries from Canon.

Canon Japan just announced 3 new WordTanks, a series of compact electronic dictionaries featuring a 2.4” color LCD with a QVGA resolution. Divided in 2 categories within the Wordtank S502, a Heavy Duty Japanese – English dictiona[...]
3 New light and compact electronic dictionaries from Canon.
3 New light and compact electronic dictionaries from Canon.3 New light and compact electronic dictionaries from Canon.3 New light and compact electronic dictionaries from Canon.

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Spice-up your life with Sanyo’s latest colorful Eneloop batteries

What a nice idea from Sanyo to brighten-up our lives a little with their latest Eneloop Tone.I am pretty sure that by now you must have already been familiar with Sanyo’s amazing rechargeable batteries, the Eneloop, capable of ch[...]
Spice-up your life with Sanyo’s latest colorful Eneloop batteries
Spice-up your life with Sanyo’s latest colorful Eneloop batteriesSpice-up your life with Sanyo’s latest colorful Eneloop batteriesSpice-up your life with Sanyo’s latest colorful Eneloop batteriesSpice-up your life with Sanyo’s latest colorful Eneloop batteriesSpice-up your life with Sanyo’s latest colorful Eneloop batteries

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[FPD 2009] Samsung’s Plastic e-Paper and Video Capable e-Paper Concept

Next to Samsung’s so called, but yet proven, slimmest TV in the world, the Samsung PDF booth also had some interesting e-paper based concepts, like a video capable panel and plastic e-paper 10.1” using a reflective electrophoreti[...]
[FPD 2009] Samsung’s Plastic e-Paper and Video Capable e-Paper Concept
[FPD 2009] Samsung’s Plastic e-Paper and Video Capable e-Paper Concept[FPD 2009] Samsung’s Plastic e-Paper and Video Capable e-Paper Concept[FPD 2009] Samsung’s Plastic e-Paper and Video Capable e-Paper Concept

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[FPD 2009] Bridgestone Announces a Flexible Touchscreen Color e-reader – With Video

This morning at FDP 2009 Japan Bridgestone displayed their latest QR-LPD or Quick-Response Liquid Powered technology, this time based on a new e-Book concept with a 13.1” all color touchscreen only 5.8mm thick and a 0.8 refresh rate… W[...]
[FPD 2009] Bridgestone Announces a Flexible Touchscreen Color e-reader – With Video
[FPD 2009] Bridgestone Announces a Flexible Touchscreen Color e-reader – With Video[FPD 2009] Bridgestone Announces a Flexible Touchscreen Color e-reader – With Video[FPD 2009] Bridgestone Announces a Flexible Touchscreen Color e-reader – With Video

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Canon’s New Calculator Like Pocket Dictionary, the Wordbank S500

Here’s the World’s lightest color pocket dictionary, the Canon Wordbank S500. At only 16.3mm thick and 114g it supports English to Japanese, Japanese To English, Japanese to Japanese with a kanji dictionary. It will be rele[...]
Canon’s New Calculator Like Pocket Dictionary, the Wordbank S500
Canon’s New Calculator Like Pocket Dictionary, the Wordbank S500

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Nintendo Ready to Unleash Red DSi and Black Wii in Japan

Set to be released Japan in July, here’s the Red DSi… And if you’re are fed-up with the boring White of your Wii, you’ll have to wait for August to buy yourself a Black Wii.
Nintendo Ready to Unleash Red DSi and Black Wii in Japan

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My First Japanese Mobile Phone “Keitai” Was a…

A Casio A3012CA… As you know Japan is in a week long public holiday and due to horrible weather in Tokyo (rainy, cloudy…) I decided to clean my office space at home and stumbled upon my first Japanese mobile phone, a Casio A3012C[...]
My First Japanese Mobile Phone “Keitai” Was a…
My First Japanese Mobile Phone “Keitai” Was a…My First Japanese Mobile Phone “Keitai” Was a…

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Put Some Color in Your HDMI Life!

It seems you REALLY enjoyed last week news: Pimp My HDMI Cable (over 50,000 unique visitors viewed this news!)… So we decided we’d do our best to bring you other HDMI cable related news like today with Elecom’s latest line-[...]
Put Some Color in Your HDMI Life!
Put Some Color in Your HDMI Life!Put Some Color in Your HDMI Life!Put Some Color in Your HDMI Life!Put Some Color in Your HDMI Life!Put Some Color in Your HDMI Life!

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Fujitsu FLEPia, an Outrageously Expensive Color e-Book Reader

Granted there are very few consumer oriented color e-Book readers, but a 99,750 Yen (€773) tag price is quite a thing… Nevertheless, in this “striving” economy that we all enjoy, Fujitsu announced yesterday their FLEPia color E-Book re[...]
Fujitsu FLEPia, an Outrageously Expensive Color e-Book Reader
Fujitsu FLEPia, an Outrageously Expensive Color e-Book ReaderFujitsu FLEPia, an Outrageously Expensive Color e-Book Reader

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New Color for the MSI Wind U100 in Japan

MSI Japan added a new color “Angel White” to their Netbook U100, available from December 13th. No changes regarding specs, a 10.2’’ LCD screen with a WSVGA resolution (1,024×600), an Intel Atom (1.6GHz), an Intel 945GSE Express ch[...]
New Color for the MSI Wind U100 in Japan
New Color for the MSI Wind U100 in Japan

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New Colors for Pansonic’s SDR-S7 Camera

Here’s some new color for Panasonic’sSDR-S7 compact video camera, Blue and Red. Specs remain unchanged.
New Colors for Pansonic’s SDR-S7 Camera
New Colors for Pansonic’s SDR-S7 Camera

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