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  • For Rapid Wireless Data Exchange: Toshiba Starts Shipping TransferJet LSI

    For Rapid Wireless Data Exchange: Toshiba Starts Shipping TransferJet LSI

    TransferJet is having a hard time going mainstream, but Toshiba hasn’t given up on the close proximity wireless transfer technology yet: after taking the wraps off a small TransferJet LSI back in September last year, the company now announced it’s ready to begin shipping the first samples to electronics manufacturers. Visitors of the CES 2012 (which kicks off on January 10 in… Read More

  • Toshiba Shows TransferJet-Compatible LSI For Stable Wireless Data Exchange

    Toshiba Shows TransferJet-Compatible LSI For Stable Wireless Data Exchange

    Close proximity technology TransferJet is evolving. Toshiba has developed an LSI (pictured) that supports TransferJet and is designed specifically for mobile devices. The LSI is sized at just 4.0×4.0× 0.5mm and the smallest of its kind, according to Toshiba. The company says the LSI achieves a receiving sensitivity of -78dBm, outperforming the value of the TransferJet standard itself… Read More

  • Japan gets TransferJet-compatible USB cradle for wireless data transfer

    Japan gets TransferJet-compatible USB cradle for wireless data transfer

    TransferJet is a close-proximity wireless transfer technology that Sony introduced back in 2008. The idea is to let two electronic devices, for example a camera and a computer, quickly exchange data just by bringing them close together (touch is possible, too). The problem, until today, was that both devices must obviously be TransferJet-compatible (more info). Read More

  • Sony rolls out 3D-capable Cyber-shots with full HD video recording mode

    Sony rolls out 3D-capable Cyber-shots with full HD video recording mode

    And we get yet another batch of 3D-enabled gadgets – this time from Sony. The company today announced three new Cyber-shot cameras, two of which feature the 3D sweep panorama function the cameras from the NEX series now also have (the function allows you to sweep the camera from side to side to capture a high-speed burst of 100 frames, which are then automatically stitched together). Read More

  • 187x faster than Bluetooth: Sony preps TransferJet-compatible devices

    187x faster than Bluetooth: Sony preps TransferJet-compatible devices

    TransferJet is a close-proximity wireless transfer technology Sony introduced in 2008. The idea is to let two electronic devices quickly exchange data (theoretically at up to 560 Mbps) just by bringing them close together (touch is possible, too). By way of comparison: The data transfer rate for Bluetooth Version 2.0 + EDR stands at just 3 Mbps. Toshiba announced during IFA in Berlin last… Read More

  • Sony: World's first TransferJet-compatible LSI for fast data exchange are ready

    Sony: World's first TransferJet-compatible LSI for fast data exchange are ready

    TransferJet is a close-proximity wireless transfer technology that was introduced by Sony in 2008. Toshiba announced during IFA in Berlin this year they are planning to use the technology in their products soon. The idea is to let two electronic devices quickly exchange data, theoretically at up to 560 Mbps, just by bringing them close together (touch is possible, too). And today, Sony… Read More

  • TransferJet demo at Sony's CEATEC booth

    TransferJet demo at Sony's CEATEC booth

    John mentioned TransferJet briefly during the Toshiba press conference at IFA in September. It’s a wireless data transfer system. It’s different from Bluetooth in that there’s no pairing required. It’s also extremely limited in range — like, two inches or less — so there’s less need to worry about someone sending pr0n to your mom’s… Read More