Laptop Computers / Purification & Separation Systems *RERUN
The fascinating stories and secrets behind hit Japanese products, plus parts and machines that boast the top share of niche markets. In the first half: the story behind laptops developed by a Japanese company in 1985 that created a huge new market for portable computers. In the second half: purification & separation systems that isolate and extract specific compounds from other organic compounds. We go behind the scenes with a Japanese company that develops this technology.
Kashiwagi Kazuhiko, currently involved with the development of laptop computers
Earliest model next to one of the latest laptop computers
Three different colored liquids isolated by a purification & separation system