Tuesday, May 28, 2024


NEC’s passenger drone takes to the skies in somewhat cautious test flight

More and more firms are developing battery-powered vertical take-off and landing aircraft, with the latest effort shown off this week by tech firm NEC. The successful test flight saw the machine stay airborne for about 40 seconds.

Olympic organizers may use facial recognition to manage guests

Japan is looking for a different way to confirm the identity of the hundreds of thousands of athletes, officials and

NEC’s new 34-inch curved display offers high resolution and solid color

The MultiSync EX341R is a new 34-inch ultrawide SVA display aimed at the commercial market that features a curved panel and ultra-narrow 1.55mm bezels on three sides. The display's curvature is one of the "tightest on the market."The post NEC's new 34-inch curved display offers high resolution and solid color appeared first on Digital Trends.

Your old PC’s DVD drive might earn you $10

The PC you had a decade ago might be a clunker in comparison to what you have now, but it

Nissan may stop making its own electric car batteries

Nissan has long made its own electric car batteries thanks to Automotive Energy Supply, its team-up with NEC, but it

NEC can verify your identity using sound-capturing earbuds

Sure, you could use your fingerprint to unlock your phone, but NEC developed a way to verify your identity with

Which monitors are worth buying?

With all the work you do, the games you play and the videos you watch, you spend a lot of time staring at your monitor. ...

Best of CES 2015 Awards, PC: Lenovo LaVie HZ550

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Lenovo’s skinny new ultraportable claims to be the lightest 13-inch laptop

It's impossible to convey in a photo how light Lenovo's new ultraportable, the LaVie HZ550, is. So instead I'll say this: When I first picked ...

NEC wants you to spot counterfeits using your phone’s camera

Want to find out whether or not something at the street market is a fake? In the future, you might only have to snap ...

UK police begin trialling the world’s fastest face recognition tech

With more than six million CCTV cameras in operation, Britain is the most watched country in the world. London's police officers are trialling body-worn cameras ...

Facial recognition software helps convict a robber

Watch Dogs' vision of a super-connected Chicago may be truer than you think. A local judge has convicted Pierre Martin of armed robbery after police ...

Intel unveils RealSense hardware and software line, including 3D camera module

The takeaway at today's Intel press event? All signs point to the RealSense product line -- a number of hardware and software products that "make ...

NEC Bids Farewell To The Smartphone Market; I Shed A Tear

NEC hasn’t had the best time in the smartphone market, a market which moves quickly and often eats up those who aren’t strong and determined enough. Up till now, NEC has only been dealing in smartphones in Japan which why most of us wouldn’t even know they were in the smartphone market, let alone leaving [...]

Nikkei: NEC to halt smartphone business after Lenovo deal falls through

Barely a month after NEC introduced the Terrain (seen above), its first phone in the US in eight years, it looks like the company is ...

NEC looking to hawk mobile division to PC partner Lenovo, says Bloomberg

Though we don't get to see its smartphone wares too often stateside or in Europe, NEC has always said its mobile division was ...