Sony introduced their new wearable technology "Core"

Sony Mobile Communications unveiled their new vision for wearable technology called SmartWear Experience, and as a part of the related service, they introduced a life activities logging application called Lifelog, a small device called Core that enables data collection for application use, and a waterproof wristband style device called SmartBand SWR10.

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Casio - STB-1000 - Bluetooth & Mobile Fitness Apps Sports Watch

Casio America has announced the release of a new sports watch that utilizes Bluetooth v4.0 and enables wearers to access personal fitness data from mobile apps, operate a music player on a smartphone, etc.

Casio will display the watch at CES (the International Consumer Electronics Show) in Las Vegas, January 7-10.

Nikon - AF-S NIKKOR 35mm f/1.8G ED - Single focus wide-angle lens for DSLR

 

Nikon is going to release new wide-angle lens AF-S NIKKOR 35mm f/1.8G ED, 35mm fixed focal length lens with a maximum aperture of f/1.8 compatible with Nikon FX-format, for their DSLR in February.

AF-S NIKKOR 35mm f/1.8G ED allows you to take photos with smooth, stunning "bokeh" (natural background blur), and produces sharp photos in great colors and contrasts. Lens construction consists of 11 lens elements in 8 groups.

Weight: About ¥305g

It will be sold for about ¥63,000.

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Family Mart - Kinniku-Man steamed meat bun

 

After Family Mart released Warsman and Ramenman collaborated steamed buns last year, finally a steamed bun of the leading star Kinnikuman from the anime series "Kinnikuman" will be released for 180 yen on January 14.

The beef based stuffing is seasoned with the flavor of Gyu-don (beef bowl). Gyu-don is Kinnikuman's favorite dish and appears often in the pages of the series.

LG to unveil new Ultra HD TV lineup at CES

LG will unveil a comprehensive ULTRA HD TV lineup at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas from January 7 – 10, 2014. Last year, LG won over the crowds with a collection of ULTRA HD TVs equipped with advanced features and enhanced picture quality. At this year’s CES, the company will raise the bar once more, highlighted by the world’s first 21:9 aspect ratio CURVED ULTRA HD TV (Model 105UC9) with a screen measuring a remarkable 105 inches diagonally.

World’s First 105-inch 21:9 CURVED ULTRA HD TV

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