AkihabaraNews Special Contributor Jordan Yerman, Fujifilm X-T1 test unit in hand, is currently on urban safari here in Tokyo, stalking parks and alleyways in search of the finest urban felines the big, big city has to offer. It seems he’s also spending his morning hours staking out department stores!
At Keio University, the Sugimoto Group, in the Faculty of Science and Technology, is doing research on augmented reality environments, which enable interactions to take account of user recognition and situations in the actual environment.
Mouse Computer announced the release of a very reasonably priced laptop, the "LuvBook C " series. The price starts from ¥34,800 (About $290).
The LuvBook C features an 11.6-inch anti-glare panel (1366 × 768) and Celeron N2840 (2.16GHz) CPU.
There are 4 models and prices vary depending on storage capacity and memory.
Imation announced the release of a new earphone series - neo:n - from the TDK Life on Record brand.
3 models (neo:n 01, neo:n 02, and neo:n 03) will be out for sale on April 13. All of them are designed under the theme of Future, Hero, and Robot.
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Today Shanghai Donya started selling an attachment lens for smartphone (DN-12739).
With this lens attached, the smartphone's lens becomes a 7X zoom lens.
It can be used for any kind of smartphone or iPhone, regardless of model.