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In 2002, founded AkihabaraNews, the leading English and French online magazine dedicated in introducing Japanese and Korean consumer electronic goods and advanced research to a worldwide audience.
Milestones :
In 2009, T3 Magazine (Translated in more than 20 different language) awarded me of the Power 50 where the magazine selected 50 Most powerful People in technology. The selection included famous other founders and chief editors from Engadget, Gizmodo or TechCrunch as well as CEOs like Steve Ballmer (Microsoft), Steve Jobs (Apple), Sir Howard Stringer (Sony) and Shigeru Miyamoto (Nintendo).

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DAIMAOU - G.G-B - September 01, 2015

REVIEW: JVC GY-LS300 4K Ultra-HD Camcorder
4K video is here to stay, and JVC is testing the water and trying to figure the best approach by experimenting with pro-oriented products like the LS300. On paper, this is one of the most promising cameras ever designed for anyone looking to get their start filming professional-level videos. So, what's it like to use?
REVIEW: Testing the Panasonic GH4's 4K Video Capabilities
Some caveats aside, the GH4 has AMAZING 4K video quality and colors that are even better than the Sony AX100. The GH4 offers stunningly sharp videos, which some have complained are too sharp! Seriously guys? Too Sharp? This is freaking 4K here not SD! Dive in for more from Aki founder DAIMAOU!

DAIMAOU - G.G-B - February 16, 2014

LG will be unveiling the third generation of its popular L Series smartphones at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2014. The L SeriesIII devices retain LG’s distinctive minimal design philosophy while boasting an impressive package that includes enhanced hardware, UX features and OS unmatched in its class. With the original L Series and L SeriesII having enjoyed tremendous success worldwide, the L SeriesIII is expected to continue the momentum with its handsome design and practical user benefits inspired by LG’s more premium G Series.

DAIMAOU - G.G-B - February 05, 2014

The first red Nexus 5 device is now available on Google Play. Nexus 5 is the first Google phone to be offered in three colors: red, white and black. Launched last October in partnership by LG and Google, Nexus 5 received praise as a stylish, high-performance Google phone. Nexus 5 is equipped with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor, a stunning 5-inch Full HD IPS display and runs Android 4.4, KitKat, the latest version of the Android OS.

DAIMAOU - G.G-B - January 05, 2014

LG will unveil a comprehensive ULTRA HD TV lineup at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas from January 7 – 10, 2014. Last year, LG won over the crowds with a collection of ULTRA HD TVs equipped with advanced features and enhanced picture quality. At this year’s CES, the company will raise the bar once more, highlighted by the world’s first 21:9 aspect ratio CURVED ULTRA HD TV (Model 105UC9) with a screen measuring a remarkable 105 inches diagonally.

World’s First 105-inch 21:9 CURVED ULTRA HD TV

DAIMAOU - G.G-B - January 04, 2014

Ahead of CES Samsung outs two new cameras with the NX30 and Galaxy Camera 2 that both features Samsung "Tag & Go" NCF Photo sharing that will let you send your picture directly to your smartphone in a heartbeat!

The first model, the NX30, is an upgrade of the existing NX20 that comes with a new 20.3Mpix sensor designed for better low light shooting and improved fast hybrid AF that only needs 80ms to find is target. The NX30 comes with a nice Super AMOLED Touchscreen as well as a 16-50mm lens kit.

DAIMAOU - G.G-B - January 03, 2014

LG will showcase its new Pocket Photo 2.0 (Model PD239) smart mobile printer at the 2014 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas from January 7-10. LG’s latest Pocket Photo device provides wireless connectivity with NFC and Bluetooth, enabling users to print custom 5.1 x 7.6 cm (2 x 3 inch) pictures from most of today’s tablets and smartphones. Compatible with Android and iOS, the versatile Pocket Photo 2.0 is an excellent travel companion.

DAIMAOU - G.G-B - January 03, 2014

LG will be unveiling its newest Ultra PC (Model 13Z940) as well as second generation Tab-Book 2 hybrid devices (Models 11T740 and 11T540) at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, running from January 7 – 10, 2014.

In less than three weeks, LG will be show-casing its latest audio video lineup at the 2014 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. The premium selection of products includes the latest iteration of the much acclaimed, space-saving SoundPlate (Model LAB540W), innovative Wireless Audio System (Model NP8740) and the sleek, aesthetically striking Sound Bar (Model NB5540).

LG will unveiled the first-ever Chromebase, an all-in-one computer powered by the Google Chrome operating system at next month’s 2014 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES).

The LG Chromebase (Model 22CV241) offers the highly efficient Chrome operating system for a fast, simple, secure and affordable computing experience. Along with the unique OS, a 21.5-inch widescreen Full HD IPS display and a raft of advanced features, this innovative new desktop computer comes packaged in a chic, space-saving design.

Simple and Easy to Use OS

LG today announced it will be unveiling the world’s first 21:9 aspect ratio CURVED ULTRA HD TV (Model 105UB9) at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. LG’s newest premium TV is also the company’s very first CURVED ULTRA HD model. The award winning groundbreaking 105-inch (measured diagonally) 105UB9 is officially the largest curved TV ever made.

DAIMAOU - G.G-B - December 20, 2013

At the 2014 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES), LG will break new ground with the launch of its 34-inch IPS 21:9 UltraWide (Model UM95) monitor. Also available in a 29-inch version, the UM95 will offer stunning image clarity thanks to an UltraWide QHD resolution (3440 x 1440) display.

The LG G Pad 8.3 from LG Electronics (LG) will be the first device ever to be designated a Google Play Edition tablet. Google’s first Android Open Source Project (AOSP) tablet will feature the latest Android operating system, Android™ 4.4, KitKat. The LG G Pad 8.3 Google Play Edition reference device will be available for purchase starting today in the United States on Google Play™.

LG will be the first company to incorporate the AllJoyn open source software framework into its Smart TV platform, giving users a new level of interoperability between devices. AllJoyn, developed by Qualcomm Innovation Center, Inc., is designed to create a common language that seamlessly connects the Internet of Things, regardless of brand or operating system (OS). This new multi-device environment opens up a raft of possibilities for LG Smart TV owners.

LG is introducing LG G Flex, the world’s first curved flexing smartphone, to the global market starting in Singapore and Hong Kong this week. Key markets in Asia will also announce the availability of this innovative device before the end of the year, soon to be followed by other regions.

DAIMAOU - G.G-B - November 28, 2013

LG today announced the newest version of its popular Bluetooth stereo headset, LG TONE ULTRA (HBS-800). This feature-packed model is the worthy successor to the LG TONE (HBS-700/730), a top-seller with more than two million units sold since its introduction in 2010.

Iiyama announced that it will start shipping its latest budget 5 fingers touch capable monitor in Japan with the ProLite T2253MTS. Sold by Mouse Computer Japan (MCJ), the ProLite T2253MTS is a 21.5” LED Backlight full HD TN Panel Monitor with a 1000:1 contrast ratio, a 220cd/m2 brightness, a 5ms response time and comes with a pair of 1W speakers.

Announced at around 35,800 Yen, this touch capable monitor comes with the usual culprit which are a DVI-D, D-Sub HDMI and USB interface.

Sanwa supply announced this week the launch of the 400-BTAD002, a new 4,480 Yen aptX and SBC and Bluetooth adapter (2.1 +EDR and A2DP/AVRCP) than work either as a receiver or transmitter. The 400-BTAD002 comes in a compact package of just 38x50x13mm for 50g with a 10h batter lifetime when turned into a transmitter or 9h as a receiver.

Sanwa introduced today in Japan the 400-BTAD003, a new handfree Bluetooth 3.0 speakerphone. Announced at around 3,480 yen the 400-BTAD003 is far from being your average speakerphone since it comes with a nifty NFC touch that will automatically pair your phone/tablet holding it above the 400-BTAD003.

While you can argue that the usage of the NFC chip is here just another useless gadget you will have to admit that pairing a Bluetooth device this way is by far the fastest and most convenient method we could ever think of!