January 27, 2014
In the competitive mirrorless digital camera market, where being lighter is a selling point, Sony Corp. announced it will release early next month a new model it claims is the...
January 17, 2014
King Jim Co. will start selling a computer mouse in Japan that also functions as a camera from Jan. 31.
October 08, 2013
Ricoh Imaging Co. announced on Oct. 8 that it will launch the Pentax K-3, the flagship of the Pentax K digital SLR camera series, in early November.
September 26, 2013
Canon Inc. and Canon Marketing Japan Inc. have released four new compact Full HD surveillance cameras ideal for a variety of indoor environments, company officials said Sept....
August 31, 2013
Size up the specs on Sony Corp.'s latest security technology. The company's forthcoming surveillance camera model, to be released on Sept. 9, will be only as big as a business...
July 09, 2013
Sony Corp. is restoring its bruised brand image with products that were initially derided by its rivals.
May 20, 2013
Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. announced May 20 the development of 3-D hand gesture recognition technology that can detect vertical and horizontal hand motions, as well as forward...
May 07, 2013
Canon Inc. announced on May 7 that its cameras and other products have won Technical Image Press Association (TIPA) awards for the 19th year in a row.
April 25, 2013
Sony Corp.’s latest digital camera might make its rivals ashamed of their size.
April 11, 2013
Canon Inc. announced April 10 the introduction to the Japanese market of the new PowerShot SX280 HS compact digital camera, which incorporates a powerful optical zoom lens and...
March 21, 2013
Nikon Corp. said March 21 it is equipping a factory in Laos to assemble components for digital cameras. It said the plant would strengthen its ability to manufacture...
March 19, 2013
Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. has developed software that measures a person's pulse from an image of their face as seen by a webcam-style camera, the company said March 18.
March 02, 2013
NATORI, Miyagi Prefecture--Developers have unveiled a snake-like robot that they say can worm its way around obstacles and take videos in hard-to-reach places, such as disaster ...
February 14, 2013
Music videographers and television show producers in Japan are increasingly spurning bulky, expensive video cameras in favor of digital single-lens reflex cameras, saying they...
January 30, 2013
Fujifilm Corp. announced Jan. 30 the release of the FinePix F900EXR travel zoom camera, a pocketable compact that is the latest addition to Fujifilm's F series.
December 27, 2012
Toshiba Corp. wants to give photographers taking snapshots with smartphones and tablets a second chance to refocus the image even after they've taken the photo.
November 29, 2012
SEOUL--South Korean consumer electronics giant Samsung Electronics Co. is taking aim at its Japanese rivals with an Android-powered digital camera that allows users to swiftly...
November 16, 2012
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. plans to begin sales in February of a special camera capable of "seeing" radiation from cesium and other radioactive materials.
November 07, 2012
Nikon Corp. announced Nov. 6 the release of the Nikon D5200 digital SLR camera equipped with a new Nikon DX-format CMOS sensor with a pixel count of 24.1 million pixels.
October 24, 2012
KARIYA, Aichi Prefecture—When a bus accident that killed seven people in Gunma Prefecture in April was attributed to the driver falling asleep at the wheel, auto parts...