Tag / Toshiba
Blog posts • Nov 16, 2017 07:00 GMT
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Blog posts • Aug 30, 2017 08:00 GMT
False nails and IoT—who would’ve thought these worlds would ever collide? But collide they have, in the form of Toshiba’s new “Open Nail” project, which seeks to provide custom-made nails perfectly contoured to your nail shape. In Part 2, the members of the project excitingly talks on how they will take this IoT technology and the nail industry to a whole new level. "Why not false nails for men?"
Blog posts • Jul 10, 2017 06:18 GMT
Aerial photography, surveying, logistics and even in agriculture – Industrial drones are starting to be used in various applications. Many companies are looking to enter the market which is expected to grow ten times from now to 2020. Under such trend, engineers from different sectors are collaborating to develop new applications for the technology.
Blog posts • Jun 29, 2017 02:00 GMT
A 1,811-kilometer expressway is under construction in Vietnam. An ITS package developed by Japanese companies has been adopted along a 55-kilometer section of the expressway. Such state-of-the-art expressway traffic control systems are vitally important social infrastructure for emerging-market countries.
Press Releases • Jun 22, 2017 02:00 GMT
Toshiba Corporation has won an order to supply a substation operation training simulator to Mitsubishi Corporation.
Blog posts • Jun 21, 2017 08:00 GMT
No one can doubt that security cameras play a significant role in making the streets safer, or that they bring a sense of security to our daily lives. Yet every single camera generates huge amounts of video data—and as that builds up it becomes a problem for the people who have to work with it. Toshiba's visual data processing technologies will provide a smarter way to utilize Big Data.
Press Releases • Jun 20, 2017 05:00 GMT
Toshiba Corporation, an innovator of solutions for the hydrogen economy, has received an order from Tokyu Construction for an H2One™, the company’s autonomous hydrogen energy system.
Toshiba’s Hybrid Propulsion System to Power Twilight Express Mizukaze, West Japan Railway Company’s Luxurious Sleeper Train
Press Releases • Jun 16, 2017 02:07 GMT
Toshiba Corporation today announced that when the luxury sleeper train Twilight Express Mizukaze enters service with West Japan Railway Company (JR West) on June 17, it will be with a small hybrid propulsion system developed by Toshiba and JR West and delivered by Toshiba.
New Toshiba and IRID Robot Will Inspect Interior of Primary Containment Vessel at Fukushima Daiichi 3
Press Releases • Jun 15, 2017 05:00 GMT
Toshiba Corporation and the International Research Institute for Nuclear Decommissioning have developed a submersible robot (an underwater ROV), only 13cm in diameter, that is small enough and resilient enough to enter and inspect the damaged primary containment vessel of Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station Unit 3.
Toshiba Wins Order to Supply 100kW Pure Hydrogen Fuel Cell System Fueled with Hydrogen Produced by Recycling Plastic
Press Releases • Jun 05, 2017 02:00 GMT
Toshiba Corporation has won an order to supply a pure hydrogen fuel cell to Showa Denko K.K., a Tokyo-based chemical company. Hydrogen to fuel the system will be extracted from recycled used plastics by Showa Denko, and the fuel cell will help to meet the energy needs of a new Tokyu REI hotel under construction in Kawasaki, Kanagawa prefecture.
Blog posts • May 31, 2017 08:00 GMT
Minamisoma City in Fukushima prefecture became the victim of the Great East Japan Earthquake and tsunami. One of many revitalization plans came from Eiju Hangai, who initiated the Minamisoma Solar Agripark project. Mr. Hangai talks with Mr. Niimoto of Toshiba, who supported him in this project. This park was not only about generating power, but also offers children a hands-on-learning experience.
Generating power from a waterfall only as tall as a man: Micro hydro broadens the appeal of hydropower
Blog posts • May 18, 2017 07:20 GMT
Mounting concerns about environment degradation are accelerating adoption of many and various renewable energy systems around the world, with solar, wind, and biomass power among the more familiar. However, the largest single source of emission-free, renewable electricity worldwide is hydroelectric power, which harnesses the power of moving water to generate electricity.
Toshiba and QST Achieve Major Breakthrough in Greatly Downsizing Pencil Beam Scanning System for Heavy-Ion Therapy
Press Releases • May 10, 2017 05:30 GMT
Toshiba Corporation and the National Institutes for Quantum and Radiological Science and Technology (QST), leaders in heavy-ion radiation therapy, have developed a novel s pencil beam scanning system that significantly reduces the size of the scanning system, without any compromise in operating performance.
DENSO and Toshiba to Collaborate on IoT-based Manufacturing, Advanced Driver Assistance, Automated Driving, and Others
Press Releases • Apr 28, 2017 02:35 GMT
KARIYA, TOKYO (Japan) – DENSO Corporation and Toshiba Corporation today announced that the two companies have begun talks to enhance collaborations in the fields of Internet of Things (IoT)-based manufacturing, advanced driver assistance, automated driving, and others.
Toshiba to Demonstrate Leading Edge Energy System Solutions at the 50th Asian Development Bank Annual Meeting
Press Releases • Apr 28, 2017 02:00 GMT
Toshiba Corporation today announced that it will exhibit its leading edge hydrogen, hydro and geothermal energy system solutions and technologies at the Asian Development Bank 50th Annual Meeting, at PACIFICO Yokohama in Japan from May 4 to 7.
Press Releases • Apr 27, 2017 03:46 GMT
- Toshiba’s first biomass power plant starts operation - Switch from coal will reduce CO2 emissions to about 300,000 tons a year - Broadening power plant system solutions by adding biomass to its renewable energy technology portfolio
Toshiba’s 100kW Pure Hydrogen Fuel Cell System Realizing CO2 Free Electricity Generation is now Operating in Japan
Press Releases • Apr 27, 2017 02:00 GMT
Toshiba Corporation today announced that its first 100kW pure hydrogen fuel cell system has started commercial operation at the municipal wholesale flower and vegetable market in Shunan, Yamaguchi prefecture, the westernmost prefecture of Japan's main island.