Fujitsu archive

  • Fujtsu gives MeeGo its netbook premiere
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    Fujtsu gives MeeGo its netbook premiere

    By 14 February 2011

    The first ever MeeGo OS-based netbook has been launched by Fujitsu, coming during what has been a pretty unsettled week for the MeeGo operating system, due to Nokia putting its eggs in with the Microsoft Windows Phone 7 basket. The Fujitsu LifeBook MH330...

  • Fujitsu and Toshiba to combine for mobile assault
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    Fujitsu and Toshiba to combine for mobile assault

    By 18 June 2010

    Electronic giants Fujitsu and Toshiba are considering a merger for their mobile phone operations that would see the two become the second largest mobile phone business in Japan. Currently Fujitsu is ranked third in Japan and Toshiba eighth but a merger...

  • Fujitsu to demonstrate improved e-paper
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    Fujitsu to demonstrate improved e-paper

    By 10 May 2010

    The scientists in Fujitsu's research department have managed to come up with a new version of the company's colour e-paper that offers a significant upgrade on the previous generation. It'll be shown off at the company's Fujitsu Forum exhibition in Tokyo,...

  • Fujitsu Lifebook T4410 notebook review
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    Fujitsu Lifebook T4410 notebook review

    By 5 April 2010

    The iPad is not the only tablet. Of course, Microsoft had invested in a touchscreen laptop interface way before Apple did, it just never took off. Maybe now the iPad is rolling out, interest in Windows touchscreens will flourish. Mind you, at £999, this...

  • Fujitsu threatens Apple over iPad name
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    Fujitsu threatens Apple over iPad name

    By 29 January 2010

    Apple's iPad might have met with a mixed reaction from the press, but one company that isn't too happy about it is Fujitsu. The reason? Because it launched its own "iPad". Back in 2002. The device was for shop assistants, allowing them to check pricing,...

  • Toshiba takes over Fujitsu's hard-disk business
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    Toshiba takes over Fujitsu's hard-disk business

    By 2 October 2009

    Fujitsu and Toshiba have jointly announced that the latter has now taken over the former's hard disk business. The deal, originally announced in February, involves the formation of a new Toshiba subsidiary company called Toshiba Storage Device Corp. The...

  • Fujitsu shows off world's fastest CPU
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    Fujitsu shows off world's fastest CPU

    By 18 May 2009

    Fujitsu has revealed what it claims to be the fastest chip in the world. Its new SPARC64 VIIIfx processor, which is codenamed "Venus", clocks 128 billion computations per second. It's the first time in a decade that a Japanese company has taken the fastest...

  • Fujitsu launches "colour Kindle" in Japan
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    Fujitsu launches "colour Kindle" in Japan

    By 18 March 2009

    While the UK waits for the release of the Amazon Kindle, Fujitsu has turned a concept device into a real world product. In Japan Fujitsu Frontech has announced the commercial launch of the world's first colour e-book reader. The Fujitsu "FLEPia" gets...

  • Toshiba to acquire Fujitsu's hard disk drive business
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    Toshiba to acquire Fujitsu's hard disk drive business

    By 18 February 2009

    Toshiba has announced that it is to buy Fujitsu's hard disk drive business. Initially, Toshiba will acquire about an 80% stake in the business and make it a Toshiba Group subsidiary. In order to "promote a smooth transfer", Fujitsu will then continue...

  • Fujitsu launches PalmSecure biometric log-in kits
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    Fujitsu launches PalmSecure biometric log-in kits

    By 9 October 2008

    Fujitsu has announced its new PalmSecure Login Kit and Mouse Login Kit. Aimed at both individuals and businesses, these kits offer users high security through a palm vein biometric sensor and master password control on desktop and mobile PCs. Fujitsu...

  • Fujitsu produces Keitai mobile prototype
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    Fujitsu produces Keitai mobile prototype

    By 1 October 2008

    Fujitsu and Japanese telecoms company, NTT DoCoMo, have released a new concept mobile phone which literally falls to pieces. The "Separeeto Keitai" may looks like a normal flip phone, but you can actually pull the keypad from the screen thanks to a magnetic...

  • Fujitsu HandyDrive 500GB hard drive review
    Online 4 out of 5

    Fujitsu HandyDrive 500GB hard drive review

    By 25 September 2008

    10 years ago the need to carry around 500GB of storage in your pocket wasn't really a requirement for your average computer user. However with video files, images and a plethora of other multimedia assets, Fujitsu think that its 500GB handy drive will...

  • Fujitsu FMV-Biblo and Deskpower laptop and desktop PCs
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    Fujitsu FMV-Biblo and Deskpower laptop and desktop PCs

    By 20 August 2008

    Fujitsu has added new machines to its FMV-Biblo laptop and FMV-Deskpower Desktop PC ranges. Launches worth a particular mention include the 12.1-inch FMV-BIBLO LOOX R, which now has an Intel Core 2 Duo SU9300 processor (1.2GHz). You also get to pick between...

  • Fujitsu U2010 Lifebook - specs revealed
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    Fujitsu U2010 Lifebook - specs revealed

    By 29 July 2008

    It's been spotted and snapped at various tradeshows around the world, but now Fujitsu has finally released the tech specs for its 5.6-inch Lifebook - the U2010. Well - sort of released - the details have cropped up on a Vietnamese website called Tinhe...

  • Fujitsu LifeBook P8010 Limited Pink Gold Edition
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    Fujitsu LifeBook P8010 Limited Pink Gold Edition

    By 1 July 2008

    The Fujitsu LifeBook P8010 delivers "sophisticated computing power and high end tech specs" but all of that pales into insignificance because this machine is made from gold. This blinged version is made from Pink Gold so boasts a high-gloss finish and...

  • Fujitsu shows WoodShell cedar laptop
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    Fujitsu shows WoodShell cedar laptop

    By 11 April 2008

    There's not a heck of lot of info floating round cyberspace on this new wooden offering from Fujitsu. It's currently being shown at a Japanese design show in Italy, and is a FMV-Biblo NX95Y/D in a cedar wood case, presumably due to some kind of eco reasoning....

  • Fujitsu announces 320GB 7200rpm 2.5-inch SATA HDD
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    Fujitsu announces 320GB 7200rpm 2.5-inch SATA HDD

    By 25 March 2008

    Fujitsu has announced the release of its 2.5-inch 320GB 7200rpm SATA hard disk drive, its second-gen high capacity 7200rpm SATA drive. Stating that this new component will rival the performance of traditional 3.5-inch form factor desktop HDDs, the 2.5-inch...

  • Nvidia introduces new GPU for computers
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    Nvidia introduces new GPU for computers

    By 21 February 2008

    Nvidia has been busy of late with the announcement recently of a new graphics chip for mobiles only 10 days ago, and today the unveiling of its latest GPU for notebook and laptop computers. The Nvidia Quadro FX 3600M is the latest GPU from a company that...

  • Fujitsu PalmSecure mouse - vein-reading peripheral
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    Fujitsu PalmSecure mouse - vein-reading peripheral

    By 11 September 2007

    Only a Japanese launch at this stage, Fujitsu has brought their Palm Secure security features to a mouse. The special devices "read" your veins via pattern recognition technology. If you combined this with NEC's NeoFace face-reading technology, threw...

  • Fujitsu LiberTouch keyboard - if QWERTY's not your thing
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    Fujitsu LiberTouch keyboard - if QWERTY's not your thing

    By 5 July 2007

    If the whole QWERTY keyboard just doesn't work for you and you want a more individual character layout, then look-see here. Fujitsu's LiberTouch keyboard makes it easy to swap the keys around with a clever tool-type thing. Pricing and availability info...

  • Two new Fujitsu Plasmavision plasma panels
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    Two new Fujitsu Plasmavision plasma panels

    By 18 May 2007

    Fujitsu Plasmavision today announces the availability of two new additions to its range. P55XHA51WSb and P63XHA51WSb are the latest 55 and 63-inch panels to join Fujitsu's portfolio of large screen plasmas and its custom install range. Available in either...

  • Fujitsu makes World's smallest tablet-convertible notebook PCs
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    Fujitsu makes World's smallest tablet-convertible notebook PCs

    By 17 May 2007

    Weighing only 580g, with a 5.6-inch widescreen LCD in a small, light body and eight hours of battery life, Fujitsu's new ultra-mobile PCs can’t be available in the UK? And they're not - Fujitsu Limited in Japan have announced the addition of the U Series...

  • Fujitsu unveils its e-paper printer
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    Fujitsu unveils its e-paper printer

    By 20 April 2007

    Fujitsu announced 2 years ago that it had come up with the world's first film substrate-based bendable colour electronic paper featuring image memory function. The FLEPia is what the paper goes in, and is available now in two sizes, A4 (480 grams) and...

  • Fujitsu go ultra-light
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    Fujitsu go ultra-light

    By 17 April 2007

    Going for ultra-small as is the trend with most Japanese electronic gadgets, Fujitsu unveil its latest convertible tablet PC. Fujitsu is introducing another pair of ultralight models of handheld PCs on the market. However, compared to previous models,...

  • Fujitsu Lifebook P1610 and B6210 bring Flash SSD to the laptop
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    Fujitsu Lifebook P1610 and B6210 bring Flash SSD to the laptop

    By 19 March 2007

    Fujitsu today introduced two laptops with built in solid state drives (SSDs). The LifeBook P1610 and LifeBook B6210 will offer an option for an SSD flash-based replacement for traditional hard disk drives. The news comes on the back of SanDisk's announcement...