JVC Kenwood has recently announced the development of new product called Home AVC RYOMA featuring combination of audio, video and communication functionally. The company also created a new service called M-LinX that is linked with this new product. This new development is as a result of effort in integrating mobile technology in household products under the concept of “The true integration of audio, video and communications” at home and “The new home audio ear”. The newly developed service M-LinX is a new concept under the network services integrating broadcasting and communication services in providing such services as clear radio broadcast reception even in the areas with poor reception and exchange of moving and still images as well as providing a two-way communication information exchange network. Read more
Hitachi Maxell unveiled their new iV recorder “VDR-R1000” with built-in digital tuner.
“iV recorder” is suitable for use with any TV for recording/playing a program, and the same time it has benefit of increasing the storage capacity by just adding a removable media “iV”. The newly developed “VDR-R1000” has a compact body of 230mm in width X 41mm in height X 170mm in depth which is smaller than B5 size. The “VDR-R1000” will support “acTVila” from fall of 2009, even for TVs which do not have capability of accessing “acTVila” site, allowing them to view contents from “acTVila”. Read more