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All posts tagged "japanese firm"

Toshiba to pay $850 million for IBM retail unit

Japanese electronics giant Toshiba said Tuesday it would pay about $850.0 million for IBM's retail products unit, with the US firm saying it would create the world's leading point-of-sale company.

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Japanese firm creates humanoid robot to replace factory workers

Japanese firm Kawada Industries is on the leading edge of a growing industry that threatens to become a major disruptive force in the coming years: automated labor.

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Japanese firm to market personal-sized tsunami escape pod

A Japanese company is marketing a family-sized earthquake and tsunami escape pod to clients who fear a repeat of the disasters that hit Japan earlier this year.

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