Terrie's Take: Changing Web Business in Japan, Secrets Law, Child Abuse, Square vs. PayPal, Social Security, and High-End Property
Terrie’s Take is a selection of Japanese-centric news collected and collated at J@pan Inc 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:
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Today, Ask Corporation released the PUMA brand nunchucks-style Bluetooth speaker PUMA Soundchuck.
PUMA Soundchuck has a flexible & durable cord with silicon material so that you can hang it on anywhere you want to use it. Since there are magnets built-in at the bottom of the 2 speakers, you can hold both of the speakers together or attach them on a metallic wall/desk.
This week it’s super-thin condoms, why, nobody knows; Nissan’s buddy Renault claims extended-range EVs by 2020, why, because range is a problem; Pakistan wants Japan’s UltraSuperCritical clean coal tech, why, because tit for tat. Oh, and the JTFF became the JTFS, why, technical difficulties, yo!
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LG will be the first company to incorporate the AllJoyn open source software framework into its Smart TV platform, giving users a new level of interoperability between devices. AllJoyn, developed by Qualcomm Innovation Center, Inc., is designed to create a common language that seamlessly connects the Internet of Things, regardless of brand or operating system (OS). This new multi-device environment opens up a raft of possibilities for LG Smart TV owners.