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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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Samsung Develops 12 Megapixel CMOS Imager with 1.12um Back Side Illuminated Pixel Architecture for Premium Feature and Smart Phones

Samsung announced today its new 12Mpix CMOS sensor using advanced 1.12 micron pixel technology. Based on the back side illuminated (BSI) pixel architecture, the 1/3.2-inch sensor offers clear and sharp images in low light environments [...]
Samsung Develops 12 Megapixel CMOS Imager with 1.12um Back Side Illuminated Pixel Architecture for Premium Feature and Smart Phones

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Toshiba launches new BSI 14.6Mpix CMOS for mobile devices.

Today Toshiba announced the launch of a new CMOS image sensor that brings 14.6 million pixels to digital still cameras and mobile phones supporting video imaging. The sensor, the latest addition to Toshiba’s “DynastronTM” line-up, is a[...]
Toshiba launches new BSI 14.6Mpix CMOS for mobile devices.
Toshiba launches new BSI 14.6Mpix CMOS for mobile devices.

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Sony’s Cyber-shot DSC-HX1: Review

A couple of days ago we tested Canon’s latest bridge with full HD video recording the PowerShot SX1, and today we’ll review its competitor: the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX1. Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX1Specs - 20x wide-angle ( 28mm, [...]
Sony’s Cyber-shot DSC-HX1:  Review
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Sony’s Cyber-shot DSC-HX1: Review

A couple of days ago we tested Canon’s latest bridge with full HD video recording the PowerShot SX1, and today we’ll review its competitor: the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX1. Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX1Specs - 20x wide-angle ( 28mm, [...]
Sony’s Cyber-shot DSC-HX1:  Review
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Sony’s GPS-CS3K: Your Geotagging Best Friend… Mini-Review

Wolfgang H., the head behind Akihabara News’ future CMS, kindly gave us some of his time and wrote us a little review of Sony’s latest portable GPS solely made to geotag pictures. The Sony GPS-CS3K GPS tracker has a tiny di[...]
Sony’s GPS-CS3K:  Your Geotagging Best Friend… Mini-Review
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SpursEngine SE1000: The Heart of the PS3 in Your PC (almost)

Toshiba just started shipping its SpursEngin SE1000 image processor. It’s the same/simillar image processor found in the PS3 which provides stunning video and fully supports MPEG-2, MPEG-4 AVC/H.265 hardware encoding/decoding. Pr[...]
SpursEngine SE1000:  The Heart of the PS3 in Your PC (almost)

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Sony Will Invest Over 202mil US$ in Middle and Large Size OLED Panel Technology

Emboldend by its latest OLED success, the XEL-1 (more information here), Sony will invest over 202 million US$ in order to strengthen its middle and large size OLED panel production technology. It seems that SONY strongly believes in t[...]
Sony Will Invest Over 202mil US$ in Middle and Large Size OLED Panel Technology

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Sony’s new high-definition digital signage player provides flexibility and top-notch image quality

NEW YORK (IH/M&RS Booth #3062), Nov. 11, 2007 – Sony today unveiled a high-definition digital signage player, offering hotel operators and their employees flexible options for creating and controlling networks of displays across a[...]
Sony’s new high-definition digital signage player provides flexibility and top-notch image quality
Sony’s new high-definition digital signage player provides flexibility and top-notch image quality

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Canon U.S.A. Brings Out New Compact Photo Printer

Canon U.S.A. has been producing these high quality compact photo printers for some time now, and recently added another compact printer to their line-up. These printers don’t require the use of a computer, so you can take them wi[...]
Canon U.S.A. Brings Out New Compact Photo Printer
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3 More New DAP from Samsung, YP-P2, YP-T10 and YP-S5

This morning Samsung unveiled in Korea 3 more new DAP using the DNSe 2.0 (Digital Natural Sound Engine), with the: -YP-P2 available in 2/4 and 8GB but also in black, white and red color, with a 3” 16:9 type color LCD Screen, offering f[...]
3 More New DAP from Samsung, YP-P2, YP-T10 and YP-S5
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The Olympus compact video projector

Olympus just announced their new video projector prototype (CCD powered) with 360° display! As you can see, the design is very interesting and even though we don’t know what system it will use to rotate, I doubt I’ll find a[...]
The Olympus compact video projector
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Panasonic presents a new Image Sensor

For all those who love to shoot anything that moves and don’t like still images and landscapes…those who want action and feel that they have the soul of a “paparazzi” (being chased by the security guards is part[...]
Panasonic presents a new Image Sensor

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