Autos of Tokyo Auto Salon 2017 (GALLERY 2)
Ladies of Tokyo Auto Salon 2017 (GALLERY 2)
Nayalan Moodley
- April 02, 2017
180° and 360° video and photography are growing in popularity, and the consumer space has gained an affordable multi-camera setup, which should provide a seamless, end-user friendly, camera-to-social 360° capturing experience...we're pretty sure of that, anyway. READ MORE!
Nayalan Moodley
- March 11, 2017
Autos of Tokyo Auto Salon 2017 (GALLERY 2)
GALLERY 2 IS LIVE! Smaller parts manufacturers, wheel manufacturers, and companies that did clever things with paint and lighting had some interesting wares on show. Considering the nature of modified cars, that’s really what is most important: giving the owner more options to make their ride their own...Japan Style.
Nayalan Moodley
- February 24, 2017
Ladies of Tokyo Auto Salon 2017 (GALLERY 2)
GALLERY 2 of the series, wherein we celebrate the unspoken but clearly known co-stars of Tokyo Auto Salon. In addition to appreciating the subjects of the photos, one should also appreciate that all images were shot on an iPhone 7 Plus. Which is actually rather kind of amazing - look for yourself!
Eurotechnology Japan KK
- February 23, 2017
On February 22, 1999, Mari Matsunaga, Takeshi Natsuno, and Keiichi Enoki announced the start of the world’s first successful mobile internet service to a small number of people who made it to NTT Docomo’s press conference in Tokyo...the term "Smartphone Zombie," however, was still a good many years away.
Autos of Tokyo Auto Salon 2017 (GALLERY 2)
Ladies of Tokyo Auto Salon 2017 (GALLERY 2)
Honda to Build New Test Course and Mega Solar System in Tochigi Pref., Japan

Honda Motor Co., Ltd. announced plans that it will build a new test course and mega solar system in the city of Sakura in Tochigi Prefecture, Japan.

Originally planned in 2007, but postponed due to the economic slowdown, Honda's new test course will be approximately 25 hectares in size and will be utilized for the development of advanced safety technologies.  The original plan was for a large-scale, high-speed 4km circuit, but the company decided to modify the purpose and scale of the project.

Sony - "Wavefront Control" Surround Home Theater Systems - 4 Models

Sony has announced 4 models of surround home theater systems to be released over the coming months featuring wavefront control technology, NFC and Bluetooth.

Massive 7.8 Earthquake Hitting Nara Prefecture in Japan was a False Alarm

The false alarm took most Japanese news sites either down or made them unusable as the nation looked for information about what happened.  Most notably down was Japan's #1 site, Yahoo.co.jp. Staff at AkihabaraNews could not load the Yahoo.co.jp site and we found this graphic from a blogger who also could not reach Yahoo.co.jp.

Pioneer - Class D "Direct Energy HD Amp" - SC-LX87

Pioneer has announced 2 new AV amplifier units that will be released in the end of September - the Class D "Direct Energy HD Amp" (SC-LX87 and SC-LX77).

They are 9-channel "Direct Energy HD Amplifiers", employing the "SABRE 32bit Ultra DAC" (9.2ch) from ESS Technology, Inc. giving it high-quality, high-power output.

Both models, at 810W and 770W respectively, feature power and intensity and surround playback of high-resolution sound, with Apple Lossless, AIFF, FLAC, and WAV.

Wacoal Thailand

Wacoal is one of Japan's most famous women's underwear and lingerie manufactures. Japanese companies often create cute and humorous commercials, but tend not to stray too far from culturally accepted norms especially when it comes to gender issues. Here we have a case of a Japanese company really getting local with their marketing in a specific region. More than just risque marketing techniques, it seems they may be going after a new market segment large enough to warrant this kind of focused advertising.

Online Electric Vehicle (OLEV) - The Future of Transport and Energy is Now in Gumi, South Korea

I am convinced that some of the coolest and most ground-breaking ideas and practical applications of ideas are coming out of Korea.  Put this solidly in that category.

The city of Gumi, South Korea is proving that solutions for future energy and transportation problems are happening NOW…

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