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Thanko – “Waterproof MP3 Player LITE 4GB” – Enjoy music while you swim!

Thanko released a totally waterproof MP3 player “Waterproof MP3 Player LITE 4GB”. You can listen to music under water with this product and it’s perfect for using while you surf, swim in the pool, ski, etc. The earpho[...]
Thanko – “Waterproof MP3 Player LITE 4GB” – Enjoy music while you swim!
Thanko – “Waterproof MP3 Player LITE 4GB” – Enjoy music while you swim!Thanko – “Waterproof MP3 Player LITE 4GB” – Enjoy music while you swim!Thanko – “Waterproof MP3 Player LITE 4GB” – Enjoy music while you swim!Thanko – “Waterproof MP3 Player LITE 4GB” – Enjoy music while you swim!Thanko – “Waterproof MP3 Player LITE 4GB” – Enjoy music while you swim!

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Sanwa introduces a new multipurpose Standing Type Scanner, the 400-CMS011

For those looking for an easy and quick way to scan books, magazines and other publications, Standing Type Scanners are the only (easy) way to go. Today Sanwa announced yet a new Standing Type Scanner for the Japanese market with the 4[...]
Sanwa introduces a new multipurpose Standing Type Scanner, the 400-CMS011
Sanwa introduces a new multipurpose Standing Type Scanner, the 400-CMS011

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Century Razoku Line – New 5xHDD External Bay

Century’s CRIB535EUF is an “Intelligent Building” supercombo tower with five hot-swappable 3.5-inch SATA hard drive (or solid state drive, if you so prefer) bays, USB3.0, Firewire, and eSATA connectivity, and RAID cap[...]
Century Razoku Line – New 5xHDD External Bay
Century Razoku Line – New 5xHDD External Bay

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ASRock Announces New High-end SFF Kit in Japan

Unistar Inc, Japanese reseller of ASRock, QNAP, and Foxconn motherboards and other computer equipment, has announced the availability of ASRock’s new Vision 3D mini PC in Japan. Positioned for DIYers, this high-end small-form-fac[...]
ASRock Announces New High-end SFF Kit in Japan
ASRock Announces New High-end SFF Kit in JapanASRock Announces New High-end SFF Kit in JapanASRock Announces New High-end SFF Kit in Japan

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USB Flash Memories Disguised as Light Bulbs by Green House

Would you like to see your data light up while it is on action? Then this may be the kind of bright product that can appeal to you: 2 GB USB Flash Memory Light Bulbs. Available in three light colors as Orange, Blue and Green, this GH-U[...]
USB Flash Memories Disguised as Light Bulbs by Green House
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LG XPION X30, a New ION Based Nettop

Here’s the cute little XPION X30 (the black box on the photo), LG’s latest Nettop. It’s sold with an Atom N230 CPU, the NVIDIA ION (MCP7A) Chipset, 2GB of RAM, 250GB of HDD and Windows Vista.
LG XPION X30, a New ION Based Nettop
LG XPION X30, a New ION Based NettopLG XPION X30, a New ION Based NettopLG XPION X30, a New ION Based NettopLG XPION X30, a New ION Based NettopLG XPION X30, a New ION Based Nettop

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Mouse Comupter Unleashes a New Gaming Machine with the NextGear L720EV4-WS64

The NextGear L720EV4-WS64 is Mouse Computer’s next monster gaming machine. Powered by a Core i7-920, 6GB of PC3 10600 RAM, 1TB of HDD SATA II, DVD Super Multi, Nvidia GeForce GTS250 with 1GB of VRAM and Vista Home Premium 64Bit, [...]
Mouse Comupter Unleashes a New Gaming Machine with the NextGear L720EV4-WS64
Mouse Comupter Unleashes a New Gaming Machine with the NextGear L720EV4-WS64

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Get a Shiny New Core i7 Dekstop for Only €777

Mouse Computer released the Lm-i460S, their latest Core i7 powered desktop at a very attractive price of only 99,750 Yen (€777). Available with either XP Home/Pro SP3 or Vista Home Premium 64Bit (Ultimate in option), it features a Core[...]
Get a Shiny New Core i7 Dekstop for Only €777
Get a Shiny New Core i7 Dekstop for Only €777

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Sony Gets 64 Crazy with Their Vaio Line-up Update

Sony announced they will upgrade their Type S, C, N, J and L to Vista 64Bit with 4GB of RAM on each model… Minor improvements were also announced like better video cards, digital tuners on some models, and new design like on the Type C[...]
Sony Gets 64 Crazy with Their Vaio Line-up Update
Sony Gets 64 Crazy with Their Vaio Line-up Update

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Back from the Dead, the Core Duo Vista Powered Super Famicom (SNES)

Back in the early days of Vista, some folks over at T-Zone in Akihabara modded a Super Famicom (SNES) into a Vista machine powered by an MSI motherboard, a Core Duo T5500 CPU, 80GB of HDD… Today while shooting some pictures in T-Zone w[...]
Back from the Dead, the Core Duo Vista Powered Super Famicom (SNES)
Back from the Dead, the Core Duo Vista Powered Super Famicom (SNES)Back from the Dead, the Core Duo Vista Powered Super Famicom (SNES)Back from the Dead, the Core Duo Vista Powered Super Famicom (SNES)Back from the Dead, the Core Duo Vista Powered Super Famicom (SNES)Back from the Dead, the Core Duo Vista Powered Super Famicom (SNES)

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LCD-USB7 Series, Another 8” WVGA USB Additional Screen

While I am quite fond of my shiny new PlusOne LCD from Century Japan, I admit the lack of choice when it comes to color may not please anyone… So here’s another alternative, the Century LCD with the LCD-USB7 Series from I-O Data.[...]
LCD-USB7 Series, Another 8” WVGA USB Additional Screen
LCD-USB7 Series, Another 8” WVGA USB Additional Screen

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Vaio P80 and 70… Live From Sony’s Press Conference

Ok Guys! The press conference for the new Vaio P just kicked off at the Sony Building in Ginza… And I’m pretty impressed by the screen resolution on just a 8” device… I asked Kei twice it wasn’t a misprint…[...]
Vaio P80 and 70… Live From Sony’s Press Conference

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New Sony Vaio Desktop and Notebook for 2009

Ok, as usual Sony decided to not announce one PC, but several. We’ll make things a little easier for you here. Desktop : Vaio Type J: All in One PC with a 20.1” LCD with a WSXGA+ resolution, Blu-Ray or DVD Drive, Wifi a/b/g/n, 50[...]
New Sony Vaio Desktop and Notebook for 2009

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Biblo Loox R, 12h Battery Lifespan and 128GB SSD Notebook from Fujitsu

The Loox R/C70 is new to Fujitsu’s catalog, however, they decided to build the ultimate compact and light (1.27kg) notebook by providing an outstanding 12h battery lifespan (tested by Fujitsu) and a 128GB SSD. Powered by a Core 2 Duo S[...]
Biblo Loox R, 12h Battery Lifespan and 128GB SSD Notebook from Fujitsu

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World First QWXGA (2048 x 1152) LCD?

This morning Samsung released their latest widescreen monitor, the 23” 2342BWX, dedicated to all office workers who choose to use VISTA and Vista’s sidebar on their desktop (Yeah, what a stupid idea you may think). So why is it dedicat[...]
World First QWXGA (2048 x 1152) LCD?
World First QWXGA (2048 x 1152) LCD?World First QWXGA (2048 x 1152) LCD?World First QWXGA (2048 x 1152) LCD?World First QWXGA (2048 x 1152) LCD?World First QWXGA (2048 x 1152) LCD?

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Hands-on the CF-U1, Panasonic’s First Atom Powered TOUGHBOOK

This morning in Japan, Panasonic launched the CF-U1. It’s the first Toughtbook tablet PC from the Japanese maker powered by an ATOM CPU, a Z520 at 1.33GHz. Our CF-U1 has 1GB of RAM, 16GB of SSD, a 5.6” wide LCD (WSVGA), Wifi A/B/[...]
Hands-on the CF-U1, Panasonic’s First Atom Powered TOUGHBOOK
Hands-on the CF-U1, Panasonic’s First Atom Powered TOUGHBOOKHands-on the CF-U1, Panasonic’s First Atom Powered TOUGHBOOK

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WinBook WV, a New Athlon 64 X2 Powered Notebook

On May 10th, Sotec will release in Japan the WinBook WV for 610€ (Vista Home Premium SP1). It features an Athlon 64 X2 TK-57 (1.90GHz), has 2GB of RAM, and 120GB of HDD, a 15.4” LCD with 1280×800 screen resolution, WIfi B/G and DV[...]
WinBook WV, a New Athlon 64 X2 Powered Notebook

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The Willcom D4 WSO16SH Hands-on Video!

You loved our stunning D4 photo gallery Over 80 pictures? Who else but Akihabara News brings you REAL live photos from Japan . Back to the topic… You loved our D4 photos, well you’ll adore our 5 minute D4 video … And [...]
The Willcom D4 WSO16SH Hands-on Video!

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Willcom D4 WSO16SH Hands-on!

Finally we’re back, and GOOD Lord this new Atom powered device is impressive! Stunning design, stunning size (84x188x25.9mm), stunning weight (470g), stunning screen (5” with a 1024×600 resolution and LED backlight), but ave[...]
Willcom D4 WSO16SH Hands-on!
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Willcom D4… The Tiny ATOM Powered UMPC

OH MY GOD, today Sharp and Willcom unleashed one of the coolest UMPCs ever created! The Willcom D4 aka WSO16H ! At just 470g and with a size of 84x188x25.9mm, here’s a stunning device running 1GB of RAM, 40GB of HDD, a Centrino A[...]
Willcom D4… The Tiny ATOM Powered UMPC
Willcom D4… The Tiny ATOM Powered UMPCWillcom D4… The Tiny ATOM Powered UMPCWillcom D4… The Tiny ATOM Powered UMPCWillcom D4… The Tiny ATOM Powered UMPCWillcom D4… The Tiny ATOM Powered UMPC

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Get Your Own Copy of Vista SP1 Ultimate ∑ Now in Japan!

This Saturday Microsoft held a small joint promotional event for the launch of its SP1 based Vista software “Vista SP1 Ultimate ∑.” This event took place as usual at the… brace yourself… CAFFE SOLARE Linux Café… Yep, you go[...]
Get Your Own Copy of Vista SP1 Ultimate ∑ Now in Japan!
Get Your Own Copy of Vista SP1 Ultimate ∑ Now in Japan!Get Your Own Copy of Vista SP1 Ultimate ∑ Now in Japan!Get Your Own Copy of Vista SP1 Ultimate ∑ Now in Japan!Get Your Own Copy of Vista SP1 Ultimate ∑ Now in Japan!Get Your Own Copy of Vista SP1 Ultimate ∑ Now in Japan!

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USB to DVI by Buffalo

Want to expand your notebook horizons? Get yourself a USB to DVI adaptor like this new Buffalo GX-DVI/U2. It supports both UXGA (1600×1200) and WSXGA+ (1680×1050) resolutions… Nice isn’t it? Well maybe not… There’[...]
USB to DVI by Buffalo
USB to DVI by BuffaloUSB to DVI by Buffalo

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