Editor
- November 24, 2014
Tokyo Midtown Illumination Animation: Japan is Good at This (VIDEO) - AkihabaraNews.com

Holiday Illumination 2014
Tokyo Midtown - Roppongi
イルミネーションです!

From upscale shopping centers to out of the way local grocery stores and business of all sorts (even a few private homes here and there), Tokyo is currently enjoying a very tasteful veneer of light-based holiday spirit.

TokyoStreetView
- November 24, 2014
TokyoStreetView: Yurikamome Hyperlapse (4K VIDEO) - AkihabaraNews.com
What I personally like about the Yurikamome is that, because you are gliding above the ground and between buildings on a winding track, it feels as though you’re traveling through the city aboard some kind of hover car.
Nayalan Moodley
- November 21, 2014
REVIEW: CASIO EX-FR10 Action Cam (GALLERY; VIDEO) - AkihabaraNews.com
Sony has changed up the form factor a bit, JVC and Ricoh have gone for full-on assault drop Space Marine armour (for the glory of the imperium of man!), and Panasonic went with the duo of innovative mounting option and first-to-the-market 4k for theirs. In the end though, they all did basically the same thing: capturing the action. The one Japanese electronics behemoth that was noticeably absent from the fray was CASIO… until now.
Sony α7 Ⅱ (Alpha 7 2) Part Two: The Beautiful Lovechild of Sony's α7 and Olympus' OMD-EM1 - AkihabaraNews.com
Tokyo Midtown Illumination Animation: Japan is Good at This (VIDEO) - AkihabaraNews.com
TokyoStreetView: Yurikamome Hyperlapse (4K VIDEO) - AkihabaraNews.com
REVIEW: CASIO EX-FR10 Action Cam (GALLERY; VIDEO) - AkihabaraNews.com
Terrie's Take - AkihabaraNews.com

Terrie’s Take is a selection of Japan-centric news collected and collated by long-time resident and media business professional Terrie Lloyd. AkihabaraNews is pleased to present Terrie’s learned perspective; we all could use another take on the news - here’s Terrie’s:

Tokyo Midtown Illumination Animation: Japan is Good at This (VIDEO) - AkihabaraNews.com

Holiday Illumination 2014
Tokyo Midtown - Roppongi
イルミネーションです!

From upscale shopping centers to out of the way local grocery stores and business of all sorts (even a few private homes here and there), Tokyo is currently enjoying a very tasteful veneer of light-based holiday spirit.

TokyoStreetView - November 24, 2014

TokyoStreetView: Yurikamome Hyperlapse (4K VIDEO) - AkihabaraNews.com
What I personally like about the Yurikamome is that, because you are gliding above the ground and between buildings on a winding track, it feels as though you’re traveling through the city aboard some kind of hover car.

Editor - November 21, 2014

Tamiya is going to release a Kumamon radio-controlled tractor called R/C Tractor Kumamon Version. It will be sold as a construction kit and finished goods.

Nayalan Moodley - November 21, 2014

REVIEW: CASIO EX-FR10 Action Cam (GALLERY; VIDEO) - AkihabaraNews.com
Sony has changed up the form factor a bit, JVC and Ricoh have gone for full-on assault drop Space Marine armour (for the glory of the imperium of man!), and Panasonic went with the duo of innovative mounting option and first-to-the-market 4k for theirs. In the end though, they all did basically the same thing: capturing the action. The one Japanese electronics behemoth that was noticeably absent from the fray was CASIO… until now.
Onkyo's new octagonal 8-inch Windows 8.1 tablet (TW08A-55Z8) is now available for pre-order.
Sony α7 Ⅱ (Alpha 7 2) - AkihabaraNews.com
Sony is going to release a full-frame mirrorless interchangeable-lens camera - α7 II (Alpha 7 Mark II) - for about ¥190,000 on December 5. The α7 II is equipped with a 5-axis image stabilization system as a 35mm full-frame DSLR for the first time in the world. Improved autofocus features 117-point phase detection and 25-point contrast-detection and its response is 30% faster than that of the previous α7 model.
Casting roles and images have been unveiled for the live-action Attack on Titan movie coming out in summer 2015.
Toyota is releasing the world's first commercial hydrogen FCV called MIRAI. It's a super eco-friendly car that discharges only water, not exhaust gas.

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