Sony is going to release compact high-powered Bluetooth speaker SRS-X3 for about 15,000 yen on June 21.
SRS-X3 has a maximum 20W output from its small body (W185xH67xL66mm) with 2 34mm speaker units and an opposed passive radiator.
The exterior is created with a design called "Definitive Outline" to make the beautiful frame lines. The rubber materials used also contribute to making the appearance modern and slick.
McDonald's in Japan is going to release 4 burgers, 3 side dishes, 6 drinks/desserts, and 1 breakfast dish, which are made in the image of 8 FIFA World Cup participating countries, starting on May 27. That includes burgers with soccer ball shaped buns.
Soccer ball buns are cute!
Each item will be available for a limited time only (dates are subject to change).
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Today, per the Japanese tradition of marking the one year anniversary of an individual's death, known as the Meinichi (めいにち・命日), we remember the life and accomplishments of brilliant young roboticist Dr. Kanako Miura, lost in a terrible accident one year ago today. Our original article was published May 29, 2013.
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At Keio University, the Takahashi Laboratory, in the Department of System Design Engineering (Faculty of Science and Technology) is doing research to develop products and systems that are useful to society, through an approach called model-based control.
A custom-design model of Panasonic's 4K 30p movie-shootable wearable camera HX-A500, in collaboration with the Japanese bag brand "master-piece", was unveiled.
The collaboration model has the "master-piece" original camouflage design print. An original cord cover comes with it, too.
SoftBank has just announced that they are going to release new Android 4.4 smartphone AQUOS Xx 304SH, manufactured by Sharp, on May 23.
We saw the Aquos smartphone that is part of docomo's summer lineup last week.