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Sony Corporation today announces the commercialization of the Exmor RS IMX230 for smartphone cameras and other devices requiring increasingly sophisticated image-capture functionality. With 21 effective megapixels, this stacked CMOS imaging sensor features compact size, higher image qu...
Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today announced the development of a technology that can embed ID data in light cast by LEDs or other light sources onto objects, and also recover this ID data from objects that have been lit in this way.
JALUX Inc. (JALUX), Mitsubishi Corporation (MC), and Myanmar's SPA affiliated group-company Yoma Development Group Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Yoma Strategic Holdings Ltd. (YOMA), have signed a concession agreement with Myanmar's Department of Civil Aviation (DCA) for the con...
Effective April 1, 2015 Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) will revamp its production structure for casting products. From that date all current Group casting operations will be consolidated at the company's Futami Plant, part of its Kobe Shipyard & Machinery Works, and the ex...
Further expanding company founder Soichiro Honda's dream of providing new and exciting ways to enhance mobility, Honda Aero, Inc. (HAI) celebrates the first production launch of its new HF120 turbofan engine completed at its new, state-of-the-art production facility in Burlington, Nort...
Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501, "Hitachi") announced today that it has unveiled one of the trains being manufactured for the UK Department for Transport's Intercity Express Programme (IEP), the order for which was received in July 2012. The new trains are scheduled to be completed by the end ...
Hitachi, Ltd. (President & COO: Toshiaki Higashihara) and Hitachi America, Ltd. (President & CEO: Masaya Watanabe) today announced an agreement on joint research with the Bonneville Power Administration (BPA) of the U.S. Department of Energy to continue the development of a gri...
Honda Vietnam Co., Ltd., a Honda motorcycle and automobile sales and production joint venture in Vietnam, today held an inauguration ceremony of the third motorcycle production plant in Ha Nam Province. Vice Prime Minister of The Socialist Republic of Vietnam Hoang Trung Hai and repres...
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS), Yokohama Japan, received an order from HIDROELECTRICA DEL CANTABRICO, S.A. (HC: a company of EDP Group), for two sets of selective catalytic reduction (SCR) type DeNOx systems for installation at the company's Power Station Abono Unit 2 and Soto...
Honda Motor Co., Ltd. today announced it would begin sales of the all-new Legend flagship sedan at dealerships across Japan on January 22, 2015. The new hybrid system features revolutionary hybrid technology to deliver a combination of unprecedented driving pleasure, a refined and comf...
Mazda Motor Corporation today announced that its all-new compact crossover SUV, named the Mazda CX-3, will make its world premiere at the Los Angeles Auto Show, running from November 21 through November 30, 2014.(1)
Honda's new personal mobility device, the UNI-CUB Beta, is featured in the music video for the song, "I Won't Let You Down,(1)" released globally on October 27, 2014 by the Grammy Award winning rock band, OK Go(2).
Fujitsu Limited today announced the release of the FUJITSU Storage ETERNUS CD10000, the ideal storage system for storing hyper scale data volumes, which is now available globally. The storage capacity of the ETERNUS CD10000 can be scaled out to 56 petabytes just by adding storage nodes...
On October 23 (GMT) Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) was awarded a certificate of compliance to the European Utility Requirements (EUR) for its Generation 3+ EU-APWR, an advanced pressurized water reactor featuring one of the world's largest generating capacities: 1,700 MWe (meg...
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has developed a laser micromachining system, dubbed the "ABLASER," as its first product in the laser processing machine business. The adoption of a proprietary high-precision optical system and other innovations enable high-speed, high-precision ...
Mazda Motor Corporation today announced that production of the all-new Mazda2 (Mazda Demio in Japan) has begun at Mazda de Mexico Vehicle Operation (MMVO), the company's new plant in Mexico. Additionally, MMVO's engine machining plant,(1) under construction since last year, has been co...
Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501 / "Hitachi") and Veolia (Paris Euronext: VIE and NYSE: VE), through its subsidiary OTV, announced today that a consortium formed by their two companies, along with Egyptian engineering firm ArabCo, has received an order from the Iraqi Ministry of Municipalities...
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd. (MHPS) today completed the construction of a combustion test facility for boilers used in thermal power generation applications. Located on the premises of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.'s (MHI) Nagasaki Research & Development Center, the n...
On October 1, 2014, Doshisha Business School officially began its MBA Program in Global Business and Management Studies. Welcoming students from over 20 countries, this new program, at one of Japan's oldest and top ranking universities, was established to prepare future business leader...
The NEC C&C Foundation today announced that the 2014 C&C Prize will be awarded to two groups. Professor Shigeo Tsujii and Dr. Hideki Imai will represent Group A and Dr. Jan Uddenfeldt, Dr. Irwin Mark Jacobs and Professor Fumiyuki Adachi will represent Group B. Each recipient wi...
Sony Corporation (hereafter "Sony") announces the commercialization of the "IMX224MQV" CMOS image sensor for automotive cameras, which boasts the world's highest sensitivity levels(1) of any image sensor of its kind. This sensor is capable of capturing high-resolution color images even...
Fujitsu today announced that it will be promoting the "learning project of tomorrow" to support the creation of a learning environments suitable for the 21st century(1). From September 2014 until March 2016, Fujitsu will provide software and equipment necessary for lessons utilizing IC...
Panasonic Corporation today announced that Immanuel-Kant-School Bremerhaven of Germany won the Grand Prize for its video "Stumbling" in the Panasonic Kid Witness News (KWN) Global Contest 2014. Students from Immanuel-Kant-School Bremerhaven were honored at the award ceremony held at Pa...
NTT DOCOMO, INC., a personalized mobile solutions provider for smarter living, announced today that it has completed proof-of-concept (PoC) trials that have verified the feasibility of network functions virtualization (NFV) using the software and equipment of six world-leading ICT vend...
Toyota Motor Corporation announces that cumulative global sales of its hybrid vehicles has exceeded the 7 million unit mark as of September 30 reaching 7.053 million units(1). This latest million-unit milestone was achieved in the fastest time yet for Toyota, taking just nine months.
NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) a leading information and communication technologies company, and Cloudera, the leader in enterprise analytic data management powered by Apache Hadoop, today announced that they are joining forces to help organizations leverage Big Data for massive larg...
World's First Oral Fixed Combination Targeting Two Critical Pathways Involved in CINV Eisai Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Tokyo, CEO: Haruo Naito, "Eisai") announced today that Helsinn Healthcare S.A. (Headquarters: Lugano, Switzerland, CEO: Riccardo Braglia, "Helsinn") has received approva...
Fujitsu today announced that it will collaborate with Amdocs, the leading provider of customer experience solutions, to deliver a comprehensive set of end-to-end services and solutions for service provider network infrastructure and management systems. This is based upon the global par...
Honda Motor Co., Ltd. today announced that it will begin sales of a rechargeable electric-powered blade snow thrower, Yukios e (SB800e), in Japan in mid-November 2014 through Honda power products dealers (including authorized Honda agricultural power products dealers, home centers and ...
Mazda Motor Corporation's all-new Mazda Demio (Mazda2 outside Japan) was today named the 2014-2015 Car of the Year Japan by the Japan Car of the Year Committee.
Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) is pleased to announce the opening of the Caval Ridge Coal Mine in Queensland, Australia. The mine is run by BHP Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance (BMA), a 50/50 joint venture between resource major BHP Billiton and Mitsubishi Development Pty Ltd (MDP), MC's whol...
Toyota Motor Corporation today launched a new boat, the "Ponam-31"(1), which will go on sale through a network of 49 companies in Japan. Toyota aims to sell 15 units annually, with base prices starting at 29,700,000 yen2.The Ponam-31 belongs to a new class of boat: the sports utility c...
Mazda Motor Corporation has announced that the Light Duty Fuel Economy Trends Report,(1) released by the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on October 8, 2014, lists the company as having the highest overall Manufacturer Adjusted Fuel Economy for the 2013 model year.(2) Mazda rec...
Hitachi Rail Europe is delighted that Transport Scotland has announced its intention to award Abellio the new ScotRail franchise. The Edinburgh Glasgow Improvement Programme (EGIP) will be a crucial part of the new franchise, and Abellio has confirmed that Hitachi Rail Europe is its pr...
Toyota Motor Corporation's Toyota Automobile Museum in Nagakute City, Aichi Prefecture will commemorate its 25th anniversary by holding a special exhibition entitled "Let Us Tell You a Story - A Chain Reaction That Inspired Generations", from November 1 to April 12, 2015.
The consortium behind the Asia-Africa-Europe 1 (AAE-1) submarine cable system project - connecting Asia, the Middle East, East Africa and Europe - have signed a supply contract with NEC Corporation for the S1H segment, representing the Thailand-to-Vietnam-and-Hong Kong section of the n...
Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501, "Hitachi") today announced that it will host the "Hitachi Innovation Forum 2014 Singapore," on 19 November at the Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre. Themed "SOCIAL INNOVATION - IT'S OUR FUTURE Empowering Business and Society with information"...
Mazda Motor Corporation will showcase its Adaptive LED Headlights (ALH) next-generation headlamp technology at CEATEC JAPAN 2014, a comprehensive exhibition of cutting-edge IT and electronics.(1) ALH represents the next step in the evolution of Mazda's i-ACTIVSENSE advanced safety syst...
Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today announced the development of a disk-recovery technique that is faster than existing methods and that can handle multiple failures, reducing the risk that important data will be lost. RAID(1) is a widely used technology for protecting data against disk fa...
Eisai Co., Ltd. announced today that a Phase III clinical trial (Study 339) conducted in China of Aricept (donepezil hydrochloride) in patients with severe Alzheimer's Disease (AD) met its primary endpoint. Based on the results of the study, Eisai plans to submit an application during ...