Intent on making our next generation of mobile and other electronic devices and services more secure and conveniently accessible, Fujitsu has successfully integrated an iris-scanning infrared camera and LED system into a prototype smartphone.
Sony slimmed down, the newly formed VAIO Corporation was releasing new machines by July of 2014 (Japan-only, for now), and now the brand seems to be doing well...enough so, in fact, to diversify: on March 12, the VAIO Corporation and Japan Communications Inc. will jointly unveil their new Japan-only mobile device.
While Docomo never managed to capture global value from inventing and first introducing the mobile internet, the No. 1 top-grossing company globally, and five of the top-10 globally top-grossing Apps for iOS and Google-Play combined are Japanese.
Yes, feature and flip phones are still widely available in Japan (not huge sellers these days), but we’re pretty sure this is first time anyone’s bothered to shoehorn Google’s Android OS into a device that doesn’t even have a touchscreen.
Casio's new EXILIM digital camera EX-ZR1600 can pair up with a smartphone on a steady basis. Users can control camera functionality with the smartphone such as activating the camera, checking or copying photos in the camera, saving taken photos automatically in the smartphone, and remotely pressing the shutter button.
The camera bulge is an issue, and for all but the most careful users, so is the possibility of denting, scuffing or otherwise damaging it. Enter Roa International’s answer, exceedingly simple in both design and name.
Bulkier iPhone cases have long offered this functionality, the iPhone itself has not and probably never will. Since Japanese consumers like the feature, and the iPhone is the best-selling phone in Japan, with typical shrewdness Thanko swooped in and solved a problem we were barely aware that we had.
The iXpand Flash Drive is equipped with a USB connector and Lightning connector. Using an iXpand sync application, when inserted in iPhone/iPad, iXpand Flash Drive, it synchronizes the saved photos and movies.
Without knowledge of composition, Casio's new iOS application - Chordana Composer - allows you to write an original song. If you hum for a duration of 2 musical bars, Chordana Composer will improvise a whole song for you.
Readers who like to take a long bath might like the Thanko's new bath pillow with an arm to hold your smartphone. It holds your back and smartphone nicely to help you to have an absolutely relaxing bath time with your smartphone.