07/18/2013, Google Street View – never leave home without it. We do know that the Street View team has already covered many thousands of square miles across the earth, so much so that they have also done walkabouts on two particular buildings which signify the old and modern times – the Eiffel Tower and the Burj Khalifa. Well, this time around, how about taking a trip throughout the Land of the […]
07/16/2013, Managing your smartphone’s battery is something most heavy users tend to do as leaving several applications draining your battery while they run in the background isn’t as fun as it sounds, especially if you won’t be able to recharge your device for hours. We’re sure you already have your app of choice that helps extend your battery, but this might be one battery extender application you’ll want to check out […]
07/15/2013, The Nintendo 3DS will be getting Hulu later this summer, although only for Japan at this point.
07/10/2013, Exoskeleton for girls in Japan?
07/08/2013, A couple of weeks ago, it was reported that Japan’s largest carrier, NTT DOCOMO, was not that interested in carrying Apple’s iPhone despite the device’s popularity. Their reasoning was that while it would definitely draw more customers in, there were strings attached to the iPhone that the company just wasn’t willing to compromise on, that and the fact that Apple did not allow DOCOMO to install their own services on its […]
07/04/2013, Reports coming in from Japan reveal that Amazon has employed goats at its Gifu Perfecture distribution center for mowing the lawn and eradicating weeds.
07/03/2013, The Japanese sequel to "The Ring" will have a special version that interacts with the audience through a 4D smartphone application.
07/03/2013, A library in Japan gets NFC tags for easier book searches.
07/01/2013, Mario Kart Arcade DX to arrive at Japanese arcades soon.
06/28/2013, In the world of wireless carriers, “differentiation” is the holy grail when it comes to selling what appears like a commodity: wireless communications. Since this is one of the largest industries in the world (the top 10 carriers generate $202B annually), wireless carriers enjoy revenues and margins that are relatively comfortable, and one of their biggest fear is to be turned into a “dumb pipe” with prices eternally going down […]
06/28/2013, With the iPhone being so popular, we would expect that many carriers around the world are scrambling for the privilege to offer it as part of its portfolio which would undoubtedly attract many customers to their networks. While it did take a few years and a few generations of iPhones to pass before all four major carriers in the US finally offer the device on contract, over in Japan it […]
06/26/2013, Fujitsu Arrows A SoftBank 202F has a 3,000mAh battery.
06/26/2013, Kirobo the talking robot will be sent to space by the Japanese.
06/13/2013, Sony outsells Apple in Japan.