Here's How to Forget the World Cup
Japan might have made a less than stellar showing at that big soccer tournament in South America, but we can all move past that now - it’s okay - there’s another spectator event ready to take over, and it’s way better!
AkihabaraNews' Editor Reno J. Tibke Talks Tech on The Kong Show Podcast
AkihabaraNews is taking a break from producing our own podcasts, but we do dispatch to spread the tech word on others!
Tomomi Itano, who is a former AKB48 member and known as Tomochin by her fans, is going to perform for the first time in the U.S. very soon at the J-POP SUMMIT FESTIVAL 2014 held in San Francisco.
She is invited to perform as an "honorable guest".
Mariage Poupée for the most important day of your lives.
Morisaki Jushi co. Ltd., a resin processing company from Kyoto prefecture in Japan, recently started offering a new service called MARIAGE POUPÉE. They create original wedding dolls with a 3D printer and 3D scanner.
Casio is going to release a digital camera EX-ZR1300 from their HIGH SPEED EXILIM series on July 25.
The main feature of the EX-ZR1300 is the Art Shot Bracketing function, which simultaneously takes a normal photo and 4 more photos with 4 different effects (Toy camera, Black and white, Soratama and HDR Art) through one press of the shutter button.
Wearables Designed for Kids?
Well, since kids are not the ones choosing nor going out to buy these, they’re arguably still adult wearables that adults attach to their kids. We knew it wouldn’t be long before consumer wearables went from helpful to watchful.
Taihei Environmental Science Center has developed a system that automatically performs water quality testing, and can detect bacteria such as E. coli. In the past, this work had to be done manually. The system uses three robots to completely automate all stages of the process, from collecting a predetermined amount of the sample, injecting agar, agitating, coagulating and inverting, to the placement and storage of the culture in incubators. This level of automation not only eliminates human error, substantially improving test accuracy, it also increases processing capacity.