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Sharp – HEALSIO Juicepresso (EJ-CP10B) – Slow juicer for more nutritious fresh juice

Making your own fresh juice or smoothie has been fashionably popular in Japan, especially for women who are interested in a healthy lifestyle. The new “HEALSIO Juicepresso (EJ-CP10B)” that is going to be released by Sharp o[...]
Sharp – HEALSIO Juicepresso (EJ-CP10B) – Slow juicer for more nutritious fresh juice
Sharp – HEALSIO Juicepresso (EJ-CP10B) – Slow juicer for more nutritious fresh juiceSharp – HEALSIO Juicepresso (EJ-CP10B) – Slow juicer for more nutritious fresh juiceSharp – HEALSIO Juicepresso (EJ-CP10B) – Slow juicer for more nutritious fresh juiceSharp – HEALSIO Juicepresso (EJ-CP10B) – Slow juicer for more nutritious fresh juiceSharp – HEALSIO Juicepresso (EJ-CP10B) – Slow juicer for more nutritious fresh juice

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Fujitsu – Real-Time Pulse Monitor Using Facial Imaging

Using built-in cameras in PCs or smartphones, a new technology to be presented this week by Fujitsu Laboratories can measure pulse in as little as five seconds using built-in cameras in PCs or smartphones. It works by measuring variati[...]
Fujitsu – Real-Time Pulse Monitor Using Facial Imaging
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Panasonic develops a prototype dry head spa robot

Panasonic has developed a prototype dry head spa robot, which in the future could be attached to a desk or bath. It uses robot hand technology previously developed for use in their hair washing robot. “For kneading the scalp whil[...]
Panasonic develops a prototype dry head spa robot

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N.I. Teijin Shoji announces a theraputic Aquaponic indoor display

This aquaponics system, designed as a therapeutic indoor display has been developed by N.I. Teijin Shoji. An aquaponics system consists of a fish tank and a vegetable planter, which are connected by pipes. It utilizes the fish waste as[...]
N.I. Teijin Shoji announces a theraputic Aquaponic indoor display

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Kinoshita demonstrates an Air Cast capable to Stabilizes Injured Area with Single Straw

The Multiprotector from Kinoshita Kogyo is a simple cast that can stabilize an injured area with the use of a single straw. This cast is used when an injury from sports or the workplace requires the injured area to be stabilized. The c[...]
Kinoshita demonstrates an Air Cast capable to Stabilizes Injured Area with Single Straw

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Aisin ITS demosntrates Intelligent monitoring and warning system for vehicles

The Aisin Group has shown a demonstration car featuring their latest Intelligent Transportation Systems technology, with a range of intelligent monitoring and warning systems. “In this system, a camera detects where your face is,[...]
Aisin ITS demosntrates Intelligent monitoring and warning system for vehicles

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Fujitsu demonstrates Skin care smartphone app that tracks skin condition over time

Fujitsu Laboratories has developed a system for measuring skin color accurately, using a smartphone’s camera and a Color Frame. This technology makes it easier to measure skin condition, including spots, dullness, and pore size. [...]
Fujitsu demonstrates Skin care smartphone app that tracks skin condition over time

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Panasonic’s hair washing robot now accepting customers

First announced in Japan back in September 2010, Panasonic’s Hair Washing Robot is now officially accepting humans ready to have their hair washed like a pro! Available as a trial from April 11 up to June 10th at the Hair Salon S[...]
Panasonic’s hair washing robot now accepting customers
Panasonic’s hair washing robot now accepting customers

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Toyota Care Support Robots For Nursing And Healthcare

Toyota has developed robots for care support, in response to society’s aging demographics. These robots have been co-developed with Fujita Health University. They utilize advanced technologies from Toyota, including motor control[...]
Toyota Care Support Robots For Nursing And Healthcare

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RIBA II Care Support Robot For Lifting Patients

RIBA II is a two-armed care support robot that can lift people from a prone position on the floor to a wheelchair, which is one of the most physically demanding tasks in nursing homes. RIBA II has been co-developed by Tokai Rubber Indu[...]
RIBA II Care Support Robot For Lifting Patients

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Docomo demostrate a Smartphone Jackets With Built-In Sensors

Docomo has presented a range of prototype smartphone jackets which not only protect the phone, but add extra functions through the use of various sensors. These hardware accessories, being developed by docomo, add a range of functions [...]
Docomo demostrate a Smartphone Jackets With Built-In Sensors

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KDDI labs intors Fast and Secure Transmission Of Medical Images To Smartphones And Tablets

Smart MIMAS, developed by KDDI Labs, is a system for hospitals which enables medical images to be transferred and viewed on Android tablets and smartphones. Images can be sent securely to specialists when they are on the road or at hom[...]
KDDI labs intors Fast and Secure Transmission Of Medical Images To Smartphones And Tablets

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Spectratech help you Visualizing Brain Activity By Measuring Blood Flow And Oxygen Concentration

The Spectratech OEG-SpO2 is the latest advancement in optical imaging to measure brain function. Hemoglobin transports oxygen from the lungs to the rest of the body, and this device can measure hemoglobin levels in the brain as well as[...]
Spectratech help you Visualizing Brain Activity By Measuring Blood Flow And Oxygen Concentration

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Riken Japan upgrade its RIBA II Healthcare robot

Riken Japan announced yesterday a noticeable upgrade of its healthcare robot RIBA II with improved power and with more accurate sensors. Stronger the RIBA II is no capable to lift patient with a weight up to 80kg (roughly a 20kg improv[...]
Riken Japan upgrade its RIBA II Healthcare robot
Riken Japan upgrade its RIBA II Healthcare robotRiken Japan upgrade its RIBA II Healthcare robot

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The University of Tokyo introduces their first Wearable Ultra-Compact Blood-Flow Sensor

This ultra-compact wearable blood flow sensor was created by a research group from Kyushu and Tokyo Universities. “We’ve developed the world’s first blood flow sensor that can take measurements while you move. Until n[...]
The University of Tokyo introduces their first Wearable Ultra-Compact Blood-Flow Sensor

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Dutch University Study Suggests Wi-Fi May Be Unhealthy for Trees

There’s no end to the conspiracy theories regarding the detrimental health effects of wi-fi signals and other radio waves that permeate our lives today, but a study commissioned five years ago by the Dutch city of Alphen aan den [...]
Dutch University Study Suggests Wi-Fi May Be Unhealthy for Trees

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BioJapan 2010 World Business Forum

The BioJapan 2010 World Business Forum will start the day after tomorrow, September 29, for a three-day run at the Pacifico Yokohama Convention Hall in Minatomirai, Yokohama. Over four hundred companies from all over the world, from ve[...]
BioJapan 2010 World Business Forum

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Panasonic introduces Hair washing Robot and Electric Care Assistance Bed in Japan

To better take care of its elderly, Panasonic introduced today two new products with the: Hair-washing robot The hair-washing robot was developed to fill the needs of workers at hospitals and health care facilities. Studies among them [...]
Panasonic introduces Hair washing Robot and Electric Care Assistance Bed in Japan
Panasonic introduces Hair washing Robot and Electric Care Assistance Bed in JapanPanasonic introduces Hair washing Robot and Electric Care Assistance Bed in Japan

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Hitachi Life Microscope Concept

Today for the 100th birthday of Hitachi creation, the company held some kind of little exhibition in Tokyo. Among many interesting product, we stumble upon the “Life Microscope” project, the next generation of pedometer. Well calling H[...]
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Fujitsu’s Teddy Bear Robot at Fujitsu Forum

Under the fur of our cute little Robot, the engineers of Fujitsu worked hard to give life to your average Teddy Bear thanks to 13 sensors across it body and by giving it about 300 behaviors in order to interact with is surrounding. Des[...]
Fujitsu’s Teddy Bear Robot at Fujitsu Forum
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Doctor Touch from LG CNS and Intel

Here’s your personal doctor, Doctor Touch or Intel® Health PHS5000! It’s an in-house health monitor that monitors and checks for problems related to any chronic disease, diabetes, blood pressure, and so on, and so on. Our d[...]
Doctor Touch from LG CNS and Intel

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