Japan doubles down on laws for online insults with a one-year jail term and stiffer penalties

Japan doubles down on laws for online insults with a one-year jail term and stiffer penalties

Cyberbullying in Japan can net you a prison term of up to one year, up from the current 30-day detention deterrence.
Apple hikes prices of products in Japan by as much as 25%, unlikely to happen in Singapore (for now)

Apple hikes prices of products in Japan by as much as 25%, unlikely to happen in Singapore (for now)

Japanese consumers will have to start paying quite a bit more for Apple products.
iPhone buyers in Japan will get a free limited edition AirTag to celebrate the Year of the Tiger
All four of Japan's Gundam Cafes are "powering down" for good
Star Wars: Visions is a splendid celebration of the Japanese anime medium

Star Wars: Visions is a splendid celebration of the Japanese anime medium

Love Star Wars? Love anime? You'll love Star Wars: Visions.
You can virtually travel to Mt. Fuji using self-piloted drones

You can virtually travel to Mt. Fuji using self-piloted drones

Explore Mt. Fuji from the comfort of your own home.
Singapore's 55th year of friendship with Japan will feature Ultraman as its mascot

Singapore's 55th year of friendship with Japan will feature Ultraman as its mascot

The iconic Japanese superhero is also celebrating its 55th birthday this year.
Japan to invest in chip manufacturing tech with TSMC leading the project

Japan to invest in chip manufacturing tech with TSMC leading the project

The Japanese government will invest 37 billion yen - half the project's cost - to develop chipmaking technologies alongside TSMC and 20 other Japanese firms.
These illumi-ON Twinkling Mouth Covers are like face masks with RGB lighting

These illumi-ON Twinkling Mouth Covers are like face masks with RGB lighting

Leave it to Japan to come up with stuff we never knew we wanted.
The famous Akihabara Gigo arcade in Tokyo is closing its doors for good