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Panasonic’s Transparent TVs Are Back, More See-Through Than Ever

10/04/2016, [CEATEC 2016] Earlier this year you might recall that Panasonic showed off a new concept TV that is transparent. The idea of this design is so that instead of a gadget that sits in your living room taking up a lot of space, you could blend this TV into...

Sharp Unveils IGZO Display That’s Over 1,000ppi

10/04/2016, [CEATEC 2016] If virtual reality to take off, there obviously needs to be some improvements made. There is still a lot of areas that VR could stand to improve upon, and one of those things would be the displays used. Obviously by having a higher...

Sharp’s RoboHon Can Now Double Up As A Waiter/Tour Guide

10/04/2016, [CEATEC 2016] When Sharp unveiled the RoboHon, it was marketed as a cute little robot that could keep you company at home, and the ability to project images from its face, so it’s almost like you get to hang out with a friend and watch a movie. However...

Clarion Unveils ZH700FF Full Digital Surround Headphones

10/04/2016, [CEATEC 2016] Are you in the market for a pair of the latest headphones, Clarion has you covered. The company has recently taken the wraps off their latest pair of headphones in the form of the ZH700FF, a pair of headphones that they claim offers full...

OWLSIGHT Patient Monitoring System Does Not Require Restraints

10/04/2016, [CEATEC 2016] Being able to keep an eye on patients 24/7 is impossible, especially if you assign humans to the task because humans sometimes get tired and sometimes they get distracted. Sure, there are many ways to monitor a patient’s vitals remotely,...

CAIBA Is A Customer Service Robot That Can Be Remotely Piloted

10/04/2016, [CEATEC 2016] The problem with using humans as customer service personnel is that sometimes people get sick, or sometimes people don’t know what you  want, or sometimes in the case of tourism, not all customer service personnel can speak/understand the...

Shaka Shaka Brush Will Instill Good Dental Hygiene In Kids

10/04/2016, [CEATEC 2016] Let’s face it, getting kids to get ready for bed can be a tough job. Getting them to brush their teeth and wash their faces can sometimes be a near impossible task, and as we all know (hopefully), dental hygiene is very important....

Fujitsu’s LiveTalk Will Translate Conversations On The Fly

10/03/2016, [CEATEC 2016] Have you ever tried communicating with someone who speaks a different language? There are translation apps available, but sometimes typing out the words can be slow, not to mention having to wait for them to be translated can also be slow....

Omron’s Ping Pong Robot Is Back, And It’s Better Than Ever

10/03/2016, [CEATEC 2016] Over the past few years, Omron has shown off a robot called the Forpheus that can play a game of table tennis against a human. The first iteration was shown off in 2014, and we saw an upgraded version in 2015. Now it’s 2016 and the company...

Panasonic Unveils A Bendable, Twistable, Flexible Li-Ion Battery

10/03/2016, [CEATEC 2016] The reason why they say you should not bend your electronic devices like your phone or tablet is because A) it will destroy it, and B) bending a li-ion battery is not smart as it could lead to it exploding. However Panasonic might have come...

Epson’s PaperLab Lets You Recycle Paper In The Office

10/03/2016, [CEATEC 2016] As much as we try to go paperless by going digital, there will always be instances in which paper is needed for certain documents. After all there are still many who believe in keeping hard copies of documents instead of going 100% digital....

Fujitsu’s Ontenna Lets You ‘Hear’ Through Your Hair

10/03/2016, [CEATEC 2016] Hearing aids are a dime a dozen and they’re not exactly new tech either, but that doesn’t mean that it could still be improved upon, and nor does it mean that its design has been perfected. Granted there have been many improvements made...