Size Doesn’t Matter: CASIO Launches the Celviano Grand Hybrid Digital Piano
Far from the iconic Casiotone keyboards beloved by electronic artists specifically for their abnormal sound, with the new GP-500BP, the GP-300BK, and the AP-700BK, CASIO is confident they’ve created the first digital pianos that truly emulate the sound of a grand piano.
The Kumamon-special Leica C camera is now on sale for ¥99,360 (~$818.00). Only 50 units are available for sale. Kumamon's photo and signature comes with the camera.
Leica Japan is going to release a Japan-only special model "Leica M Monochrome Silver Engrave" on December 20. Only 30 cameras will be available for ¥972,000. The special model is made based on the world's first interchangeable lens digital camera, Leica M Monochrome, that is designed to shoot sharp black and white photos.

Adidas Japan announced the release of a wristband-style heart rate monitor called miCoach FIT SMART.

They are going to start offering pre-sale on August 15 at Adidas ONLINE shop and release it to the public on September 1.

Unusual combination but so cool!

Has anyone imagined that Mario from Super Mario Bros. would be driving around in one of the most luxurious cars? Well, currently he is driving a Mercedes in the TV commercial for the new Mercedes-Benz GLA.

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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.

Honda - Civic Type R going for the fastest front wheel time at Nurburgring

At the Frankfurt Motor Show, Honda Motor Europe President, Manabu Nishimae, revealed details about the new "hotly anticipated" Civic Type R.