Sharp Pantone 5 Smartphone Detects Radiation in Cheerful Colors

After the 2011 Fukushima disaster, it totally makes sense  that Japan would be the first country to offer radiation-detecting smartphones to consumers. Softbank will offer this new Sharp Pantone 5 107SH Android phone to anyone worried about the radiation fallout from the nuclear power plant disaster.

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Softbank’s Ultra Simple Single-Button Phone

This new cell phone from Japan’s Softbank and ZTE is more of a security device than anything else. It’s kind of like a one-button panic alarm that’s wired into a cell phone. Apparently it’s designed for preschoolers and seniors.

softbank japan one button phone kids elderly preschoolers

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Like Swiss Cheese, This $1270 iPhone Case is Full of Holes

I’m all for cases, but when cases get more expensive than an iPhone, it doesn’t make much sense. These cases were designed by Frank Mueller, a Swiss watch brand.

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Softbank Will Release Glasses-Free 3D Smartphones: Do You Care?

So Softbank just unveiled these new smartphones destined for the Japanese market that work in 3D and don’t require any 3D glasses. Do you still care? I probably don’t, but I’ll tell you about them anyway.

softbank 3d glasses japan smartphone

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