Fujifilm Announces Three New Super CCD FinePix Models


Fuji Photo Film U.S.A., Inc. continues its FinePix reputation for delivering exceptional image quality and performance with its new Super CCD models, the FinePix F601 Zoom, FinePix S602 Zoom and FinePix S2 Pro. Offering a wider choice of advanced features and a new generation of Super CCD image sensors, Fujifilm’s new FinePix cameras are again leading the growing digital camera ...

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Futuristic Portability From IBM


IBM Research has invented a prototype 9-ounce portable computing device that could pave the way for a new set of functionality in the handheld space. Codenamed “Meta Pad”, the device is about the size of a ¾ inch thick stack of 3-by-5 index cards, and is part of IBM’s research to explore how humans interact with computers and define the ...

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Sony SRX7 Ultimate Sub 3 Pound Wireless Bluetooth Notebook


Sony’s SRX7 is the most technically sophisticated ultralight notebook to date. Sony has pulled out all the stops to design a lightning quick platform with every integrated feature and impressive ease-of-use. The 2.78 pound Sony SRX7 features integrated Bluetooth wireless communications. This is an ideal wireless protocol for sharing information with other Bluetooth-equipped devices, from cellular phones (such as the ...

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Matsushita Electric Introduces Desktop PC with Dual LCD Screens


Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., Ltd. introduced on Jan. 23 a desktop PC called Panacom LC/W with two 15-inch (1,024 x 768 dots) LCD monitors arranged side by side. The LCD screens can be arranged so that they can be used either in a portrait or a landscape form. The new model will be put on sale on March 8 and ...

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ZigBee to Introduce Low-cost, Low-power Wireless


A standard for low-voltage, low-power chips for wireless devices will push the concept of ubiquitous computing from theory to reality in homes, offices, and even cars, an executive from Koninklijke Philips Electronics said here Monday. One of the emerging standards in the move toward a wireless world is an approach called ZigBee. ZigBee, formerly known by several other names, including ...

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Amstrad E-M@iler Plus State-of-The-Art Digital Telephone


Amstrad plc launches today its second generation e-m@iler phone, the ‘e-mailerplus’, a £99.99 unit that allows users to access the internet in addition to incorporating a number of other new and existing key features. As well as e-mail, SMS and the other functions included in the first generation phone, the ‘e-mailerplus’ most importantly features quick and easy internet access using ...

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Ultra-Compact Cassius All-In-One Entertainment


Catching the TV or radio news, relaxing with a DVD, or using a PC to check e-mails, work, even access navigation software, can all be simply and easily achieved with the new, space saving Cassius Intertainment Centre, a must have for any yacht or cabin cruiser. Cassius is the world’s first system to combine the latest LCD flat screen technology ...

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In Tokyo, Street Fashion Goes High-Tech


A Pioneer Corp employee shows the latest in Japanese streetwear–a hybrid of fashion and technology that has its roots in ‘wearable PCs.’ With the white jacket under development, Japanese electronics maker Pioneer Corp aims to showcase more functions to the heat-proof, fabric-like display embedded on the sleeve. Twenty-five-year-old Mari Taniuchi enters Tokyo’s ultra-hip Shibuya district and glances at a tiny ...

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IBM to Unveil Index Card-Size Computer Prototype


International Business Machines Corp.’s research division says it has developed a prototype of a portable computer module that is the size of a small pad of paper and has the computing power of a typical notebook or desktop computer. The portable computing device, which IBM Research will unveil on Feb. 11 at a technology conference in Phoenix, Arizona, includes 128 ...

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ViewSonic Announces the AirPanel 150 Wireless Monitor


ViewSonic Corporation, a worldwide Visual Technologies leader, displayed the first Mira-enabled wireless monitor that will enable users to experience always-on, anytime mobile connectivity to a PC from anywhere in the home, at the recent 2002 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) A prototype of the ViewSonic airpanel 150 — a 15-inch, wireless LCD display — was highlighted in a demonstration by Microsoft ...

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GiveMePower Launches PowerCAD CE World’s First Full-Powered 2 and 3D CAD Line for Windows CE


Nearly two years of preparation and millions of dollars in product development have preceded the official commercial launch of GiveMePower Corporation and its PowerCAD CE™ – the world’s first full-powered 2 and 3 dimensional CAD line for the exploding world of Windows CE® based portable/wireless computing. For the first time, full-featured CAD processing is available directly in the field or ...

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MiTAC Launches World’s First Pentium 4 Notebook PC


MiTAC Technology Corporation has launched the world’s first portable PC based on the Intel’s most advanced x86 microprocessor, the Pentium 4. With its superb performance and feature set, the MiNote 8170 truly lives up to the name “desktop replacement,” with capabilities the equal of a high-end desktop system but in a light and trim portable device. Running the Pentium 4 ...

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iRiver SlimX MP3 Player


iMP-350 (Slim X) is the newest CD MP3 player on the market. Technologically superior with many features, and a slim 16.7mm thickness, makes it easy to carry around. You will be surprised to learn how many functions it has. Slim X is available in North America, Europe, Australia and all Asian countries now. There are two types of language displays: ...

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Aiwa MM-RX400 MP3 with AM/FM Tuner


In an aggressive expansion of its MP3 player lineup, AIWA introduced a new product line that offers MP3 playback in portable, car audio and home products. The new products, to become available beginning this spring, include dedicated portable MP3 players plus car audio, portable CD and home audio products that play MP3-encoded CDs. “The popularity of the MP3 format continues ...

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New Philips Fisio Mobile Phones – State-of-the-Art Functions


Three new mobile phones in the Philips Fisio line-up offer users a wide choice of mobile communication functions. The new models range from the state-of-the-art Fisio 820 which combines today’s most advanced communication and messaging functions, to the Fisio 120 which meets the needs of consumers in the basic and prepaid market segments. The Fisio 820 is the ideal choice ...

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