This Creepy Facial Recognition System Knows How Often You Visit a Store

You might want to think twice about how often you hang out at your local PC World in the future. In Japan, NEC has developed a new facial recognition system geared towards retailers that determines the age and gender of shoppers, and tracks how long and how often they visit a given store. Read More >>

NEC Says Anything Sony Can Do, It Can Do Better With a New Folding Android Phone

MWC is right around the corner, but that hasn’t stopped NEC spilling its guts and showing off a trio of new Android 4.0-packing phones in Japan today, including a fancy-looking clamshell tablet-come-phone to rival the Sony Tablet P. Read More >>

In Association With SONY
There's a Smartphone Battery that Can Recharge Itself in 10 Minutes

On display at Japan's CEATEC tradeshow is a new technology developed by NTT Docomo and NEC that can fully charge a lithium ion battery in 10 minutes. Read More >>

Who Wants a Super-Thin Android Notebook?

NEC is supposedly working on this Android laptop/notebook/smartbook thingy that's model thin and apparently foldable in every each way. The pictures above are just of the prototype but they give you an idea how crazy this laptop might be. Read More >>


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