Category: CEATEC

Fujistu Mapping Service

Posted by – October 23, 2013

Fujistu provides a mapping service with information from local governments about given geographic areas and tips on traveling. Such services help boost local economies. The mapping service itself is paid for by local governments.

Planned Obsolescence and IEEE’s new P1874 standard presented by William Lumpkins of IEEE

Posted by – October 13, 2013

IEEE launches the P1784 Standard for Documentation Schema for Repair and Assembly of Electronic Devices for users and the industry working together to make all devices easily repairable by people themselves by just looking up how to fix everything online. Standard for documentation for showing how to take devices apart and fix it one self, without needing to send devices back for repair, but also enabling more repair centers to be opened up everywhere.

End of CEATEC 2013 Tokyo Japan, people exit the exhibition center

Posted by – October 13, 2013

Slow walking out of the CEATEC Japan consumer electronics conference, filming the thousands of people walking out of the fair ground. Next stop, Hong Kong Fair (check back for Hong Kong fair videos to be posted starting on October 13th at

Fujitsu Lettuce produced in semiconductor factory clean-room

Posted by – October 12, 2013

Fujitsu shows their smart city concept Akisai, mass producing vegetables in factories, producing Lettuce with a very low level of potassium, bringing salad to people with Hyperkalemia which is a kidney disease.

Toyota Ha:mo electric vehicle prototype presentation (dubbed in English)

Posted by – October 12, 2013

Toyota shows their latest compact electric car, and smart home appliances at CEATEC 2013 in Tokyo.

Mac/Windows on 32″ 4K IGZO with touchscreen

Posted by – October 12, 2013

Sharp presents their 32″ 4K IGZO touchscreen running both Windows and Mac. The screen could be used for photography, displaying text, or point of sale. An Xbox One game is also shown running on a 32″ 4K IGZO display.

Fujitsu Wadant Dog Health Management System

Posted by – October 11, 2013

Here’s a Dog Pedometer, also senses if your dog is shaking. It puts the data on the computer, let’s you see online if your dog is doing enough exercise and if your dog is scared.

eJigen Virtual Humanoid

Posted by – October 11, 2013

The virtual humanoid works through using a pare of glasses and imitates a human being. No date was specified for release other than as soon as possible. The system requires a Windows based computer.

Rohm Booth Tour at CEATEC 2013

Posted by – October 11, 2013

Here’s a tour of the Rohm booth at CEATEC 2013.

William Lumpkins, IEEE Senior Member, talks about Artificial Intelligence in the Home

Posted by – October 10, 2013

William Lumpkins is an IEEE Senior Member, IEEE 1874 Working Group Chair, IEEE Consumer Electronics Society Standards Chair, IEEE Consumer Electronics Society Magazine Associate Editor, here he talks about Artificial Intelligence in the home, Japanese Tech culture/marketing, Tech politics and more.