Ceatec2012

10.02.12
Tokyo University of Science shows off robotic suit powered by pneumatic artificial muscles (video)
10.02.12

Tokyo University of Science shows off robotic suit powered by pneumatic artificial muscles (video)

What can one do with a robot suit? Well, it's certainly not limited to just lifting sacks of rice,...

By R. Lai,   10.02.12
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10.02.12
Fujitsu demos ad transmission technology, sends info from TV to handset via smartphone camera (video)
10.02.12

Fujitsu demos ad transmission technology, sends info from TV to handset via smartphone camera (video)

Another easter egg at Fujitsu's CEATEC booth was a system for transmitting coupons, URLs and other...

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10.02.12
Rohm 5Wh hydrogen fuel cells power up smartphones, ready for the trash after one charge
10.02.12

Rohm 5Wh hydrogen fuel cells power up smartphones, ready for the trash after one charge

Rohm's hydrogen fuel cells are meant to power smartphones and other mobile devices, but unlike oth...

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10.02.12
NTT DoCoMo translation app converts languages in real time (hands-on video)
10.02.12

NTT DoCoMo translation app converts languages in real time (hands-on video)

Last year at CEATEC, we saw NTT DoCoMo demo its translation app, which made life easier by transla...

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10.02.12
NTT DoCoMo's i beam tablet prototype is driven by your eyes (video)
10.02.12

NTT DoCoMo's i beam tablet prototype is driven by your eyes (video)

Another prototype from DoCoMo aimed at Nihon's commuters, the i beam concept tablet forgoes any to...

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10.02.12
NTT DoCoMo hands-free videophone prototype replaces that off-center webcam stare with your digital doppelganger (video)
10.02.12

NTT DoCoMo hands-free videophone prototype replaces that off-center webcam stare with your digital doppelganger (video)

In a sort of reverse-Project Glass, one of DoCoMo's latest prototypes flips its cameras back at th...

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10.02.12
NEC Medias Tab UL runs Android 4.0, weighs just over half a pound (hands-on)
10.02.12

NEC Medias Tab UL runs Android 4.0, weighs just over half a pound (hands-on)

Folded in between DoCoMo R&D prototypes and One Piece-themed smartphones unlikely to make it a...

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10.02.12
Fujitsu eye-tracking tech uses built-in motion sensor, infrared LED for hands-free computing (video)
10.02.12

Fujitsu eye-tracking tech uses built-in motion sensor, infrared LED for hands-free computing (video)

Eye-tracking technology looks to be one of the major tropes at CEATEC this year. One of many compa...

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10.02.12
Toyota's Smart Insect concept EV packs Kinect motion sensor, voice recognition (video)
10.02.12

Toyota's Smart Insect concept EV packs Kinect motion sensor, voice recognition (video)

Toyota is showing off its new Smart Insect prototype at the company's CEATEC booth. The fully elec...

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