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Olympus schedule to Introduces PENPic for iPhone later this month

Olympus just announced PENPic for iPhone a new Application similar to Instagram that will allow you to share pictures taken fron your iPhone or Camera and memories with friends wherever you are. PEN Pic will be free and includes many o[...]
Olympus schedule to Introduces PENPic for iPhone later this month

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LG launches the NC2 NAS with Cloud services in Korea

LG’s new 2TB NAS, the N2C, comes with many little improvement over the previous models. Featuring the actual Design from LG’s NAS Line-up the N2C comes with the support of external ODD (Optical Disc Drive) and let you access your CD/DV[...]
LG launches the NC2 NAS with Cloud services in Korea
LG launches the NC2 NAS with Cloud services in KoreaLG launches the NC2 NAS with Cloud services in KoreaLG launches the NC2 NAS with Cloud services in KoreaLG launches the NC2 NAS with Cloud services in KoreaLG launches the NC2 NAS with Cloud services in Korea

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Yamaha brings its Black NPS2000 Network Player back to Japan

Yamaha’s NPS2000 is the holy grail of network players. It uses the company experience to bring the sharpest audio possible to anyone who owns a huge digital music library either stored on a PC, iTunes Server, a NAS or any networked sto[...]
Yamaha brings its Black NPS2000 Network Player back to Japan
Yamaha brings its Black NPS2000 Network Player back to JapanYamaha brings its Black NPS2000 Network Player back to JapanYamaha brings its Black NPS2000 Network Player back to JapanYamaha brings its Black NPS2000 Network Player back to Japan

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Pac’n Twit, PacMac First Japan Only Twitter Client?

Like Mixi, Twitter became in Japan an impressive force that people have to reckon with, and since all our good Japanese friends borne with the “Gaming” DNA it won’t be weird at all to see something like Pac’n Twit, the first official P[...]
Pac’n Twit, PacMac First Japan Only Twitter Client?
Pac’n Twit, PacMac First Japan Only Twitter Client?

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Princeton introduces 2TB NAS with “My Ditto” easy remote access USB Key

The Japanese Manufacturer Princeton has released today a new NAS, the DE-MD2H2T, a 2TB NAS (Raid 0 / 1 / JBOD) with DLNA and iTunes server, featuring ”My Ditto” an USB key that once plug to a PC outside your home network will give you [...]
Princeton introduces 2TB NAS with “My Ditto” easy remote access USB Key
Princeton introduces 2TB NAS with “My Ditto” easy remote access USB KeyPrinceton introduces 2TB NAS with “My Ditto” easy remote access USB Key

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Denon and Marantz Bring AirPlay upgrade to a few devices

It will cost, according to Denon website, $49 USD to upgrade a select few A/V Receiver, Preamp… to be capable to support Apple AirPlay. Thanks to an upgrade firmware you will now be able to enjoy wireless music stream from the contort [...]
Denon and Marantz Bring AirPlay upgrade to a few devices

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MZK-SNG02US, Planex new USB and SD Card Ethernet converter

Looking for an easy way to share an USB device and your SD cards on your network? Look no further, Planex new MZK-SNG02US is what you are looking for! Being both iTunes Serve and DLNA compatible, the MZK-SNG02US will allow you give acc[...]
MZK-SNG02US, Planex new USB and SD Card Ethernet converter
MZK-SNG02US, Planex new USB and SD Card Ethernet converterMZK-SNG02US, Planex new USB and SD Card Ethernet converter

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[Video] HALLS Eater let Japanese idols feed you virtual Candy on iPhone or iPad

First of all, thanks to anyone who sent us this! Now let’s talk about this “Japanese” wonder, Halles Eater a free iPhone and iPad app (Also accessible on the US App Store) made to solely to promote “Halls Candy”. Only available in Japa[...]
[Video] HALLS Eater let Japanese idols feed you virtual Candy on iPhone or iPad
[Video] HALLS Eater let Japanese idols feed you virtual Candy on iPhone or iPad[Video] HALLS Eater let Japanese idols feed you virtual Candy on iPhone or iPad[Video] HALLS Eater let Japanese idols feed you virtual Candy on iPhone or iPad[Video] HALLS Eater let Japanese idols feed you virtual Candy on iPhone or iPad[Video] HALLS Eater let Japanese idols feed you virtual Candy on iPhone or iPad

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Casio brings the G-SHOCK to the iPhone in Japan

Casio Japan has just introduced a new App for the iPhone, the G-SHOCK App, that will not only give you the possibility to get Casio’s G-SHOCK line-up handy in your iPhone, but also to let you learn more on each models as well as to “Pl[...]
Casio brings the G-SHOCK to the iPhone in Japan
Casio brings the G-SHOCK to the iPhone in Japan

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Denon AVR-4311CI Home Theater to gain AirPlay support

Denon announced their AVR-4311CI home theater back in April, but they updated their Product Details page with details for a “planned upgrade” – probably firmware – to provide the iTunes AirPlay functionality tha[...]
Denon AVR-4311CI Home Theater to gain AirPlay support
Denon AVR-4311CI Home Theater to gain AirPlay supportDenon AVR-4311CI Home Theater to gain AirPlay supportDenon AVR-4311CI Home Theater to gain AirPlay support

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Apple’s fall 2010 event

Yesterday, Apple’s new lineup has been announced. As usual, you can find the streaming on Apple.com and read the mass of articles on various website and spend the day on it. Here, at Akihabara news, we decided to condense everything in[...]
Apple’s fall 2010 event
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Hello Kitty on Tappit: Twitter App for iPhone

“Hello Kitty on Tappit” is a Twitter application offered by Digital Garage Inc on iTunes. It is compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad ( with iPhone OS 3.1.2 or later) and simply adds a “cute” touch to you[...]
Hello Kitty on Tappit: Twitter App for iPhone
Hello Kitty on Tappit: Twitter App for iPhone

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Metal Gear Solid Touch and Frogger now iPad Approved

And it is now the turn to Konami to announce their iPad friendly games with Metal Gear Solid Touch and Frogger. Both these version are of course available in the iTunes store worldwide.
Metal Gear Solid Touch and Frogger now iPad Approved
Metal Gear Solid Touch and Frogger now iPad Approved

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Sony’s New iPhone and iPod Dock with Both USB and Subwoofer

A Sony insider came by this morning with quite interesting news, and with the 2.1 Channel SRS-GD50iP, an iPod and iPhone dock with USB Speakers. Once connected to a dock you can connect an iPhone or iPod to iTunes via USB and even charge it.
Sony’s New iPhone and iPod Dock with Both USB and Subwoofer
Sony’s New iPhone and iPod Dock with Both USB and Subwoofer

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Up-Frontier Japan Releases a New Kinky iPhone and iPod Touch App

If you love our Asian Babe Fight of the Week, you should have a look at Up-Frontier Japan’s new Appl… that can be found here and named the “four up-and-coming Japanese models.” It’s free for a limited time, so if you&[...]
Up-Frontier Japan Releases a New Kinky iPhone and iPod Touch App

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New Sony S Series Walkman with Built-In Speakers

Sony America announced a new DAP, the S Series Walkman. It’s a nice little buddy with a 2.4” QVGA LCD and integrated speaker for annoying people at the beach and on the train (like many Japanese who watch digital TV on their mobi[...]
New Sony S Series Walkman with Built-In Speakers
New Sony S Series Walkman with Built-In SpeakersNew Sony S Series Walkman with Built-In Speakers

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Sony Europe Announces the Walkman E Series Video MP3 Player

Sony’s Walkman E Series Mp3 player a 2” QVGA color LCD to display both photos and video (software conversion required), and provides up to 30hrs of audio or 6hrs of video playback. Just 9.3mm thin and available in black and red, [...]
Sony Europe Announces the Walkman E Series Video MP3 Player
Sony Europe Announces the Walkman E Series Video MP3 PlayerSony Europe Announces the Walkman E Series Video MP3 PlayerSony Europe Announces the Walkman E Series Video MP3 PlayerSony Europe Announces the Walkman E Series Video MP3 PlayerSony Europe Announces the Walkman E Series Video MP3 Player

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CG-NSC4501GT, Corega’s Latest 4 Bay NAS

If you still don’t own a NAS, shame on you! No really, NASs are great, and if connected to a Gigabit Ethernet port you will own a great combo… That said, yesterday Corega announced their latest 4 Bay NAS supporting up to 4 3.5” SATA HD[...]
CG-NSC4501GT, Corega’s Latest 4 Bay NAS

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MGS Touch… Next Week on an iPhone Near You!

It’s now official, Konami has announced the availability of the Metal Gear Solid (MGS) Touch at the iTunes store March 19th for 900 Yen in Japan… So gals and guys… get ready! I only hope it’s WAY better than Time Crisis for the iPhone.
MGS Touch… Next Week on an iPhone Near You!

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JVC Introduces Three New Everio Camcorder With Dual SD Slots in Japan

This morning JVC announced the GZ-M200, GZ-M120, and 130 for Japan for both your HD and SD video pleasure. The first two models feature two SD slots, and both a SD Slot and 16GB HDD for the third. Let’s first start with the high-end mo[...]
JVC Introduces Three New Everio Camcorder With Dual SD Slots in Japan
JVC Introduces Three New Everio Camcorder With Dual SD Slots in JapanJVC Introduces Three New Everio Camcorder With Dual SD Slots in Japan

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The first “Ready to Carry” NAS

In many ways I admire Korean websites and products for their design. Yes, Japanese companies do some good work too, but Korea has a little touch that I personally like very much. A bit like this NAS, the WIZPLAT NAS-20. Technically spe[...]
The first “Ready to Carry” NAS

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Lanner NS04-3100, your 4HDD WiFi and Gigabit NAS

The Lanner NS04-3100 4-Bay Media Storage Server enables you to share digital media file such as video, music and happy snaps with everyone on the home or office network. Stream stored content via the inbuilt gigabit ethernet or wireles[...]
Lanner NS04-3100, your 4HDD WiFi and Gigabit NAS

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