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Toshiba launches highly sensitive CMOS image sensor with Back-Side illumination

Designed for smartphones and other mobile devices, Toshiba new 8.08Mpix 1/4 “ 1.12 Micrometer CMOS image sensor is the company latest super sensitive censor that will, according to Toshiba, revolutionize the way we shoot photo on mobil[...]
Toshiba launches highly sensitive CMOS image sensor with Back-Side illumination
Toshiba launches highly sensitive CMOS image sensor with Back-Side illumination

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Asahi Glass Co Unveils World’s Thinnest Glass Substrate for Touchscreens

A few months after introducing the world’s strongest glass, AGC (Asahi Glass Co) introduced last week in Japan yet another wonder with a new glass substrate for touchscreen displays just 0.28mm or 15% thinner than other previous [...]
Asahi Glass Co Unveils World’s Thinnest Glass Substrate for Touchscreens
Asahi Glass Co Unveils World’s Thinnest Glass Substrate for Touchscreens

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Give a Bluetooth Keyboard and Stand to your tablet thanks to Elecom

Elecom Japan has introduced today a new pair of Bluetooth 3.0 Keybaord with the TK-FBM023E and TK-FBM023 Series. Available in black and white these keyboards can be sued with any Bluetooth compatible products including mobile devices l[...]
Give a Bluetooth Keyboard and Stand to your tablet thanks to Elecom
Give a Bluetooth Keyboard and Stand to your tablet thanks to ElecomGive a Bluetooth Keyboard and Stand to your tablet thanks to ElecomGive a Bluetooth Keyboard and Stand to your tablet thanks to ElecomGive a Bluetooth Keyboard and Stand to your tablet thanks to ElecomGive a Bluetooth Keyboard and Stand to your tablet thanks to Elecom

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Creative Ziio 7, Ziio 10 and Zen Touch2 also schedule to hit Japan soon

Introduced earlier this year, Creative latest series of Android Tablets, the Ziio 7, Ziio 10 and Zen Touch2, has been announced to hit the Japanese market later this year (Ziio 7 and Zen Touch2) and early January 2011 for the Ziio 10. [...]
Creative Ziio 7, Ziio 10 and Zen Touch2 also schedule to hit Japan soon
Creative Ziio 7, Ziio 10 and Zen Touch2 also schedule to hit Japan soonCreative Ziio 7, Ziio 10 and Zen Touch2 also schedule to hit Japan soonCreative Ziio 7, Ziio 10 and Zen Touch2 also schedule to hit Japan soon

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Creative introduces 7, 10” Android based slate with the Ziio 7 and Ziio 10 as well as the Zen Touch2

Creative Ziio 7 & Creative Ziio 10 It’s been a while since we talked about Creative Ziio slates (Tablets), but it appears that in the UK, Creative launched two of them with the Ziio 7 and Ziio 10, respectively featuring a 7” (480&#[...]
Creative introduces 7, 10” Android based slate with the Ziio 7 and Ziio 10 as well as the Zen Touch2
Creative introduces 7, 10” Android based slate with the Ziio 7 and Ziio 10 as well as the Zen Touch2

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Canon introduces in Japan the PRea AT-100, a new Windows Mobile HandyTerminal

Available in two different flavors with Windows Mobile 6.5.3 Professional (AT-100P) and Windows Embedded CE 6.0 R3 (AT-100), the PREa is Canon new HandyTerminal made for the professional among us. Both models comes with the same basic [...]
Canon introduces in Japan the PRea AT-100, a new Windows Mobile HandyTerminal
Canon introduces in Japan the PRea AT-100, a new Windows Mobile HandyTerminal

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Mouse Computer Japan to launch its first Tegra 250 Android 2.2 Slate this month

Finally! Someone has finally decided to offer a “powerful” Android Slate in Japan! The LuvPad AD100 is Mouse Computer’s first Android 2.2 tablet to hit the Japanese market. Schedule to arrive in Japan later this month, the LuvPad[...]
Mouse Computer Japan to launch its first Tegra 250 Android 2.2 Slate this month
Mouse Computer Japan to launch its first Tegra 250 Android 2.2 Slate this monthMouse Computer Japan to launch its first Tegra 250 Android 2.2 Slate this month

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[Wireless Japan 2010] Opticon H-21, PIT PDA now available in Japan

IIJ, (Internet Initiative Japan) Booth at Wireless Japan 2010, was definitively not the biggest we visited, but was really worth the time we spent there. Among different products there were introducing, 3 catches our attention with : T[...]
[Wireless Japan 2010] Opticon H-21, PIT PDA now available in Japan
[Wireless Japan 2010] Opticon H-21, PIT PDA now available in Japan[Wireless Japan 2010] Opticon H-21, PIT PDA now available in Japan[Wireless Japan 2010] Opticon H-21, PIT PDA now available in Japan[Wireless Japan 2010] Opticon H-21, PIT PDA now available in Japan[Wireless Japan 2010] Opticon H-21, PIT PDA now available in Japan

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[Review] Sharp Netwalker PC-T1, the ultimate Linux handheld or just another gadget?

Last year, Sharp introduced a new kind of ultra compact PC on the market, the Netwalker PC-Z1. Stuck between a PDA and a Netbook, the Netwalker PC-Z1 is coming from Sharp’s long line of amazing compact handheld devices that have [...]
[Review] Sharp Netwalker PC-T1, the ultimate Linux handheld or just another gadget?
[Review] Sharp Netwalker PC-T1, the ultimate Linux handheld or just another gadget?[Review] Sharp Netwalker PC-T1, the ultimate Linux handheld or just another gadget?[Review] Sharp Netwalker PC-T1, the ultimate Linux handheld or just another gadget?[Review] Sharp Netwalker PC-T1, the ultimate Linux handheld or just another gadget?[Review] Sharp Netwalker PC-T1, the ultimate Linux handheld or just another gadget?

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Apple potentially in trouble with Fujitsu with the iPad trade name.

Apple announced yesterday its iPad across the world, and well why I was quite unimpressed by the product, the name however ringed a bell to me… Yep the iPad is actually a Fujitsu Trademark…So I called Fujitsu in Japan this morning and [...]
Apple potentially in trouble with Fujitsu with the iPad trade name.
Apple potentially in trouble with Fujitsu with the iPad trade name.

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SmartQ5 MID… Nice Concept, Lame Product

I just gave back my SmartQ5 MID and now I have to write what I think about it,and this review is going to be pretty short since there’s not much nice to say about it. SmartQ5 MID Specs - 4.3” WVGA LCD (Capacitive) - Wifi b/g - Bl[...]
SmartQ5 MID… Nice Concept, Lame Product
SmartQ5 MID… Nice Concept, Lame ProductSmartQ5 MID… Nice Concept, Lame ProductSmartQ5 MID… Nice Concept, Lame ProductSmartQ5 MID… Nice Concept, Lame Product

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SmartQ5 MID in da House!

We finally succeed in getting a SmartQ5 MID, a nice little Android PDA (MID?!?!), that happens to be very promising… so far I only had time to shoot some pictures with it, change the default menu settings from Japanese to English and w[...]
SmartQ5 MID in da House!
SmartQ5 MID in da House!SmartQ5 MID in da House!SmartQ5 MID in da House!SmartQ5 MID in da House!

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Smartbook U1000 from Qiji is Nothing but a WM PDA

The Smartbook U1000 from Qiji has a pretty misleading name, in fact it’s a nice little Windows Mobile 6.1 phone with a huge 5” LCD with a 800×480 resolution for a total size of 133 x 85 x 10.9mm. It features a Wifi, a 3Mpix [...]
Smartbook U1000 from Qiji is Nothing but a WM PDA

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DoCoMo Summer 2009: HTC-03A (Magic) Android Phone, Hands-on

Finally we will have in Japan an Android (Cupcake 1.5) based device, the HTC-03A aka “Magic,” the same one Eric Lin from HTC introduced us to last time (Eric Lin Interview and HTC Magic presentation ). Not much to say here [...]
DoCoMo Summer 2009: HTC-03A (Magic) Android Phone, Hands-on
DoCoMo Summer 2009: HTC-03A (Magic) Android Phone, Hands-on

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HTC Wonders… Thanks for Your Time Eric!

Yesterday and this morning I spent some time with a good friend of mine, Eric Lin, Online Community Manager at HTC and he happened to have some of HTC’s latest wonders in his pocket… I did not have much time to play with the devi[...]
HTC Wonders… Thanks for Your Time Eric!
HTC Wonders… Thanks for Your Time Eric!

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DR-BT101, Sony’s Latest Wireless Headphones

Without any official sales date or price, this morning Sony added the DB-BT101 to their online catalog, a new wireless (Bluetooth 2.1+ EDR) headphone for use with Bluetooth DAPs, PCs, and PDAs. Unfortunately Sony didn’t forward a[...]
DR-BT101, Sony’s Latest Wireless Headphones
DR-BT101, Sony’s Latest Wireless Headphones

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Bye Bye Zaurus! Sharp Officially Discontinues Their Linux PDA.

Amazingly popular a few years ago, the Linux power PDA from Sharp, the Zaurus SL-C3XXX Series is now officially DEAD! Available in Japan since 1993, Zaurus PDAs became extremely popular with the SL-5500 Series and clamshell SL-C700. In[...]
Bye Bye Zaurus! Sharp Officially Discontinues Their Linux PDA.
Bye Bye Zaurus! Sharp Officially Discontinues Their Linux PDA.Bye Bye Zaurus! Sharp Officially Discontinues Their Linux PDA.Bye Bye Zaurus! Sharp Officially Discontinues Their Linux PDA.Bye Bye Zaurus! Sharp Officially Discontinues Their Linux PDA.

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GSmart MW700 & MS800 finally available in UK!

Gigabyte put their GSmart MW700 & MS800 Mobile on the UK Market. Concerning the GSmart MW700, our WM6 Professional phone device feature a 2.8’’ QVGA Screen (320×240), A 2MPix camera Autofocus, Bluetooth2.0, Wi-Fi b/g, microSD[...]
GSmart MW700 & MS800 finally available in UK!
GSmart MW700 & MS800 finally available in UK!

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The V8 PMP from Ramos Digital…

Let’s stay a little bit longer in China with Ramos Digital and their new V8 PMP. In spite of still being in development, this new PMP’s design is pretty stunning (who said iTouch?) and the GUI seems pretty nice. As for functions,[...]
The V8 PMP from Ramos Digital…
The V8 PMP from Ramos Digital…The V8 PMP from Ramos Digital…

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Lui is Back! Here’s a Stunning UMPC and On Demand System from Japan

Back in December 2007, NEC invited us to test their new LUI concept, a new “On Demand” Simply put, NEC will release a full ‘On Demand’ System for personal/home usage with a central server and different clients, which have t[...]
Lui is Back!  Here’s a Stunning UMPC and On Demand System from Japan
Lui is Back!  Here’s a Stunning UMPC and On Demand System from JapanLui is Back!  Here’s a Stunning UMPC and On Demand System from JapanLui is Back!  Here’s a Stunning UMPC and On Demand System from JapanLui is Back!  Here’s a Stunning UMPC and On Demand System from JapanLui is Back!  Here’s a Stunning UMPC and On Demand System from Japan

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GSmart t600 Takes Its Mark to Launch in France

Many of you were wondering when GSmart devices would reach Europe in a more aggressive approach… Well here you are… Finally, a major mobile phone operator decided to jump into the GSmart Wagon, and our French readers will s[...]
GSmart t600 Takes Its Mark to Launch in France
GSmart t600 Takes Its Mark to Launch in France

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MU-D: The New Multimedia Dictionary from Inkel

Inkel is a Korean based company which produces all kinds of electronic goods ranging from TVs, audio systems and PDA. Today they came to us with the MU-D Multimedia Dictionary which is in fact a hybrid device between a PMP with a DMB T[...]
MU-D:  The New Multimedia Dictionary from Inkel
MU-D:  The New Multimedia Dictionary from Inkel

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