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Panasonic – Emergency light that can run on any size battery – BF-BM10

Another product that would really be useful in the event of an emergency such as a major earthquake is this emergency light by Panasonic. When there is an emergency, stocks of supplies are often low, if non-existent. Two years ago afte[...]
Panasonic – Emergency light that can run on any size battery – BF-BM10
Panasonic – Emergency light that can run on any size battery – BF-BM10

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Sony World’s Lightest eReader

The new Sony eReader (PRS-T1) is the worlds lightest eReadr on the planet with only 168grams and 8.9mm thin !! This new ebook will come ready to let you read four hours at a time, in fact and according to Sony its battery can last up t[...]
Sony World’s Lightest eReader
Sony World’s Lightest eReader

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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

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Lenovo ThinkPad X1 gets it right with thin design and raw power, available now

If you follow the tech scene closely, you probably already know that everyone has been buzzing about Lenovo’s new ThinkPad X1. This powerfully thin laptop is now available in the US, so if you’re looking for something rival[...]
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 gets it right with thin design and raw power, available now
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 gets it right with thin design and raw power, available nowLenovo ThinkPad X1 gets it right with thin design and raw power, available now

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Lightsaber Desk Lamp For Studious Padawans (on their Written Exams)

If your ultimate workspace lighting setup ideally includes a lightsaber but you couldn’t afford the $299.99 price, Century comes to the rescue with a desk lamp with a detachable lightsaber 32 cm (12.6 in) long and 1.5 cm (0.6 in)[...]
Lightsaber Desk Lamp For Studious Padawans (on their Written Exams)
Lightsaber Desk Lamp For Studious Padawans (on their Written Exams)Lightsaber Desk Lamp For Studious Padawans (on their Written Exams)Lightsaber Desk Lamp For Studious Padawans (on their Written Exams)Lightsaber Desk Lamp For Studious Padawans (on their Written Exams)Lightsaber Desk Lamp For Studious Padawans (on their Written Exams)

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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 Announces New LED Lightbulbs

Green House’s recent trend of new products with an ecologically-conscious spin sees another addition with the introduction of new LED lightbulbs, the Hikario. It only pulls 7.7W and fits in any old E26 bulb socket, and are rated [...]
Green House Announces New LED Lightbulbs
Green House Announces New LED LightbulbsGreen House Announces New LED LightbulbsGreen House Announces New LED Lightbulbs

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Energy Harvested from Heat and Light with Fujitsu’s Hybrid Device

Fujitsu has just announced that they have developed a single new device that can harness energy from light or heat, where this has previously required two separate machines. By reducing the number of machines required to perform the sa[...]
Energy Harvested from Heat and Light with Fujitsu’s Hybrid Device
Energy Harvested from Heat and Light with Fujitsu’s Hybrid DeviceEnergy Harvested from Heat and Light with Fujitsu’s Hybrid Device

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Activelink Announces Availability of Power-Assisting Exoskeleton POWERLOADER Light

Panasonic Spin Up Fund-supported powered exoskeleton R&D and manufacturing company Activelink Co has announced the POWERLOADER Light (PLL), a lighter-weight (lite?) version of their two-armed power-assist POWERLOADER, for 18M JPY [...]
Activelink Announces Availability of Power-Assisting Exoskeleton POWERLOADER Light
Activelink Announces Availability of Power-Assisting Exoskeleton POWERLOADER Light

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NEC Improves Their LaVie Light Notebook

NEC proposed three LaVie Light notebooks with the BL330/VA Series, powered by an ATOM N280, an Intel 945GSE Express, 1GB of RAM, 160GB of HDD Windows 7 Starter and 3.9h battery lifespan, as well the BL530/VH which keeps the same Atom N[...]
NEC Improves Their LaVie Light Notebook
NEC Improves Their LaVie Light NotebookNEC Improves Their LaVie Light NotebookNEC Improves Their LaVie Light NotebookNEC Improves Their LaVie Light NotebookNEC Improves Their LaVie Light Notebook

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[CEATEC 09- Live] Rohm Thin, Light and Flexible Organic LE Devices

The Kyoto based company (Semiconductor) Rohm finally unveiled their thin, light and flexible OLED lights to the public at CEATEC… Among several concepts available we got the chance to try their bracelet concept powered by an ultra slim[...]
[CEATEC 09- Live] Rohm Thin, Light and Flexible Organic LE Devices
[CEATEC 09- Live] Rohm Thin, Light and Flexible Organic LE Devices[CEATEC 09- Live] Rohm Thin, Light and Flexible Organic LE Devices[CEATEC 09- Live] Rohm Thin, Light and Flexible Organic LE Devices[CEATEC 09- Live] Rohm Thin, Light and Flexible Organic LE Devices[CEATEC 09- Live] Rohm Thin, Light and Flexible Organic LE Devices

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Panasonic Debuts EVERLEDS LED Light Bulbs

Today the nice staff from Panasonic invited us to their HQ (in Tokyo) for a press conference where they presented the latest bulb-shaped LED designed to complete the EVERLEDS LED line-up. This new line-up comes with eight new LED bulbs[...]
Panasonic Debuts EVERLEDS LED Light Bulbs
Panasonic Debuts EVERLEDS LED Light BulbsPanasonic Debuts EVERLEDS LED Light BulbsPanasonic Debuts EVERLEDS LED Light BulbsPanasonic Debuts EVERLEDS LED Light Bulbs

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Amazing Dual Mode Eneloop Interior Light from Sanyo

Unfortunately not available in Japan before September 11, Sanyo released a gorgeous dual mode Eneloop Interior light that can also be used as a flashlight when its body is tilted 90 degrees. The stand light is also sold with a non-meta[...]
Amazing Dual Mode Eneloop Interior Light from Sanyo
Amazing Dual Mode Eneloop Interior Light from SanyoAmazing Dual Mode Eneloop Interior Light from SanyoAmazing Dual Mode Eneloop Interior Light from SanyoAmazing Dual Mode Eneloop Interior Light from Sanyo

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Pimp My HDMI Cable

I’m not sure why anyone would consider purchasing one of these HDMI cables. But if you need to “light” things-up a little behind your home theater system, you should definitely consider one!
Pimp My HDMI Cable
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Sanyo’s Kairo Light Unboxed

Don’t want to be cold this winter? Why don’t you try the Kairo Light? We tested it quickly for you (Black and Metal version), and the least we can say is it works perfectly… We admit it’s not as luxurious as the standard Kairo (i[...]
Sanyo’s Kairo Light Unboxed
Sanyo’s Kairo Light UnboxedSanyo’s Kairo Light UnboxedSanyo’s Kairo Light UnboxedSanyo’s Kairo Light UnboxedSanyo’s Kairo Light Unboxed

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NEC LaVie Light: New Challenger for all Netbooks

Good news! More and more Japanese manufacturers are joining the Netbook war. Today NEC launched their new LaVie Light, although it’s not the most stylish Netbook…. Like most Netbooks it features an 8.9-Inch LCD screen, an Intel Atom N2[...]
NEC LaVie Light: New Challenger for all Netbooks
NEC LaVie Light: New Challenger for all NetbooksNEC LaVie Light: New Challenger for all Netbooks

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Sharp Jumps into the LED Wonderland for the Average Joe

Want to look/be cool? Here’s FANCY, new, “green” solution for lighting your life up, 11 new LED lights that everyone at home or the office can install. This product consumes roughly 25% less power than the regular solution…[...]
Sharp Jumps into the LED Wonderland for the Average Joe
Sharp Jumps into the LED Wonderland for the Average JoeSharp Jumps into the LED Wonderland for the Average JoeSharp Jumps into the LED Wonderland for the Average JoeSharp Jumps into the LED Wonderland for the Average JoeSharp Jumps into the LED Wonderland for the Average Joe

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The Cranking MP3 Player from Thanko…

Oh sweet Thanko team… Thank you for your amazingly new little DAP, which can be recharged either with an AC adapter, by PC via USB, or thanks to your own muscle by hand cranking as you would on many old school devices your grandparents[...]
The Cranking MP3 Player from Thanko…
The Cranking MP3 Player from Thanko…

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