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2013-04-17 04:22:12

TOKYO, April 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Shinji Hattori, President & CEO of Seiko Watch Corporation, was proud to personally present the official gift of a Seiko Astron, the world's first GPS solar watch, to each of the esteemed 21 guest speakers at the Japan New Economy Summit 2013, held on April 16, 2013, at the Hotel New Otani Tokyo in Tokyo, Japan. This highly respected event, hosted by the Japan Association of New Economy (JANE), was led by Mr. Hiroshi Mikitani, Representative Director...

2012-04-05 02:22:02

BRIERLEY HILL, England, April 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Star of US National Team Becomes Ambassador for Top Watchmaker One of the world's most popular brands of watches, the Tokyo- based company of Seiko Watches, has added Hope Solo, the goalkeeper of the USA women's soccer team to its growing list of ambassadors. Solo is considered to be one of the best players in the female sport. The 30-year-old, Washington state born 'keeper current plays for local side Seattle...

2009-09-03 10:43:06

PTB researchers want to construct the "atomic clock of the future" much more simply and more compactly than the previous elaborate laboratory set-ups You imagine a clock to be different - yet the optical table with its many complicated set-ups really is one. Optical clocks like the strontium clock in the Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt (PTB) in Braunschweig could be the atomic clocks of the future; some of them though are already ten times more precise and stable than the best primary...