About the demo test-users

About this experimental demo testing

The Japan Times will test-drive a new digital newspaper delivery service, utilizing the Sony's Digital Paper (DPT-RP1).

The Japan Times is looking for current subscribers for the experimental demo testing. Sony Business Solutions also has a strong interest in this digital news dissemination initiative and is providing their strong support and backing.

What is the Sony Digital Paper (DPT-RP1)?

It is a digital paper that very closely resembles a print newspaper. It can also be written on.
  • Wireless data synchronization with P.C. possible

  • A4 size

  • Lightest tablet in the world at approx 349g

  • Battery charge lasts up to approx 3 weeks

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About The Japan Times

newspaper, with a history stretching back to 1897, The Japan Times has been committed to providing news and analysis of the current state of events in Japan and the world through its reporting on political, economic, cultural, social and sports-related news.