Asian Activities Report for January 12, 2012: Wuliangye (SHE:000858) Total Revenue in 2011 Topped the Chinese Liquor Industry
Logitech International (NASDAQ:LOGI) has unveiled Logitech HD Pro 920, the Company's first video webcam that makes video calls at full HD resolution. Logitech HD Pro 920 can send 1,080p video streams during Skype chats and 720p through Windows Live Messenger, with smoother video motion and better image quality. The webcam can also capture digital still images of up to 15 megapixels in quality. Logitech HD Pro 920 is expected to hit the market in January, 2012.
Toyo Engineering Corporation (TYO:6330) has won a contract to install topsides units for a Floating Production, Storage and Offloading (FPSO) system to be used in oilfield exploitation in Brazil. This is the twenty-eighth project to be executed by Toyo in Brazil. Toyo is striving to secure more overseas opportunities and to expand its business in the field of upstream activities such as resource development and FPSO.
NEC Corporation (TYO:6701) has announced the successful experimental demonstration of 1.15-Tb/s ultra-long haul optical transmission over 10,000 kilometers using optical superchannel technology. This is the first instance that a terabit/s channel generated from a single laser source has been transmitted over such a distance. The results clearly demonstrate that practical high-capacity transmission for transoceanic communication can be achieved using cost-effective superchannel technology.
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