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Hitachi Social Innovation Forum in Tokyo

Hitachi Social Innovation Forum in Tokyo

A new idea for checking identity. Apparently our finger veins are unique to each and everyone of us. Here Hitachi demonstrates personal identification technology using a smartphone at the company’s […]

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Robots from the very near future at CEATEC Japan Expo

Robots from the very near future at CEATEC Japan Expo

A man tries out robot table tennis tutor Forpheus at CEATEC Japan 2016 in Chiba, suburban Tokyo on Monday, October 3, 2016. Japanese electronics maker Omron received certification of the […]

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Tokyo Game Show 2016 opens with emphasis on VR

Tokyo Game Show 2016 opens with emphasis on VR

Models dressed in videogame cosplay at the annual Tokyo Game Show in Chiba, suburban Tokyo on Thursday, September 15, 2016. (All photos by Yoshio Tsunoda/AFLO) The 20th anniversary Show includes […]

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Apple announces new iPhone 7 models; mock-ups already on sale in Tokyo for JPY 1,980

Apple announces new iPhone 7 models; mock-ups already on sale in Tokyo for JPY 1,980

A mock-up of the new iPhone 7 Plus on September 8, 2016, in Tokyo, Japan. (All photos by Francesco Libassi/AFLO) Apple announced two new versions of its popular smartphone on […]

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Robodog and disaster rescue technology at Tohoku University

Robodog and disaster rescue technology at Tohoku University

Kazunori Ohno Associate Professor at Tohoku University introduces high-tech equipment for rescue dogs at Tohoku University as part of the 1000km Relay to Tokyo 2016 tour on July 31, 2016, […]