Martyn WilliamsSenior U.S. Correspondent, IDG News Service

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Martyn Williams covers Silicon Valley and general technology breaking news for the IDG News Service, and is based in San Francisco.

Toshiba's no-glasses 3D TV: How it looks

Toshiba became the first major television maker last week to announce TVs that produce pictures with the illusion of depth but don't require glasses. Martyn Williams gets some hands-on time and compares the new TVs to 3D models that require you to wear glasses.

Hitachi-LG prototypes 1TB Blu-ray cartridge storage for network backups

Hitachi-LG Data Storage has developed a prototype data storage device that uses Blu-ray Disc cartridges, each capable of holding a terabyte of data.

Fujitsu shows prototype LTE dual-screen cell phone

Fujitsu has developed a dual-screen cell phone compatible with advanced LTE mobile services

Hitachi-LG's hybrid Blu-ray/SSD drive gets smaller

Hitachi-LG Data Storage has updated its hybrid optical-SSD drive to give it higher performance and make it fit better inside laptops.

Panasonic shows its first Lumix Phone

Panasonic unveiled on Tuesday its first cell phone to carry its Lumix digital-camera brand name.

Toshiba to launch no-glasses 3D TV this year in Japan

Toshiba is readying two 3D televisions that don't require viewers to wear glasses. It will launch the televisions in Japan in December.

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Panasonic to expand Lumix brand to phones

Panasonic is expanding its Lumix digital camera brand to cell phones and will unveil its first "Lumix Phone" at next week's Ceatec show in Japan.

Toshiba to show no-glasses 3D TV next week

Toshiba will unveil a 3D TV on Monday that doesn't require the viewer to wear glasses, it said late Tuesday.

Sharp sets aggressive goals for Android e-book reader

Sharp will enter the e-book market this December with two Android-based readers that it hopes can sell a million units in their first year.