Friday November 7, 2003
Casio, one of the world's greatest exponents of functional miniaturisation, has released a miniature waterproof television onto the Japanese market. While the SY-4100 is actually dubbed the "bath TV" it is touted as splashproof as opposed to waterproof. Its high-resolution LCD screen displays an 8.1cm x 6.1cm image and its rechargeable nickel hydride battery lasts around four hours.
About the Author
Mike grew up thinking he would become a mathematician, accidentally started motorcycle racing, got a job writing road tests for a motorcycle magazine while at university, and became a writer. As a travelling photojournalist during his early career, his work was published in a dozen languages across 20+ countries. He went on to edit or manage over 50 print publications, with target audiences ranging from pensioners to plumbers, many different sports, many car and motorcycle magazines, with many more in the fields of communication - narrow subject magazines on topics such as advertising, marketing, visual communications, design, presentation and direct marketing. Then came the internet and Mike managed internet projects for Australia's largest multimedia company, Telstra.com.au (Australia's largest Telco), Seek.com.au (Australia's largest employment site), top100.com.au, hitwise.com, and a dozen other internet start-ups before founding Gizmag in 2002. Now he writes and thinks.
All articles by Mike Hanlon