- News tagged "japan"
Thursday, 7 Jul 2016
Japan has taken the bold move to become one of the first countries to approve the use of cameras in place of mirrors in cars.
Monday, 4 Jul 2016
iOS users who visit Japan frequently will be happy to know that Apple Maps in iOS 10 will offer Japanese transit data.
Wednesday, 27 Jan 2016
The Japanese telco is none other than SoftBank, and the company will staff an entire mobile phone shop with their flagship customer service automaton, Pepper, this coming March.
Saturday, 19 Dec 2015
Recently in Tokyo, Japan's New Energy and Industrial Development Organization (NEDO) demonstrated a pair of these two-legged disaster relief robots that could save lives in the near future.
Friday, 21 Aug 2015
The US-based Megabot creators are now scrambling to upgrade their mecha through crowd-sourced funding, after the Japanese mecha Kurata and its makers accepted their fight challenge.
Thursday, 21 May 2015
Photozou is the largest social networking photo site in Japan with 7 million registered users, 3.3 million PC users active monthly and 2.3 million smart phone users active monthly, and now it’s coming to you in English.
Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014
According to the Japanese Prime Minister, Apple will soon formally announce the building of a new major technical center in Yokohama, Japan.
Thursday, 22 May 2014
4K is coming to homes in Japan soon, as broadcaster NexTV-F announces plans to roll out a dedicated 4K channel.
Wednesday, 17 Oct 2012
The team at The Verge managed to get their hands on its new flagship smartphone device, the HTC J Butterfly. The device features a 5.0-inch Super LCD 3 screen with 440ppi resolution.
Tuesday, 10 Jul 2012
Stepping away from their usual modus operandi, roughly 80 members of internet activist group, Anonymous, took to the streets of Tokyo to pick up garbage in protest of recent revisions to Japan’s laws against illegal downloads.