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Robot Picks Ripe Strawberries

09/26/2013, So we have a smart rifle that will do all the aiming and targeting on your behalf, and here we are with a smart robot whose sole purpose of existence is to pick up ripe strawberries all day long, without getting exhausted to boot. Agricultural machinery...

NTT DOCOMO To Offer iPhones Starting This Fall

09/05/2013, In Japan, only two carriers offer the iPhone, and they are KDDI and SoftBank. NTT DOCOMO, while being Japan’s largest carrier, has held off from offering the iPhone officially, at least until now where Yahoo Japan has reported that the carrier has...

Japan Invests In Radar To Detect Stealth Aircraft

08/28/2013, According to Japan’s NHK news agency, the Land of the Rising Sun’s Defense Ministry has every intention of increasing their defense budget by a whopping $40 million dollars. Wait a minute, that does not sound like much actually, considering how...

Japan Gets A Bra Vending Machine

08/13/2013, Over in Japan vending machines are a pretty big thing and compared to vending machines around the world which typically dispenses either drinks or snacks, vending machines in Japan take things to the next level. We have seen machines that can provide...

This iPhone 5 Case Shows Your Love For Eggs In A Basket

08/08/2013, Let’s just say for the sake of argument that you love to have some fried eggs for breakfast along with some lightly toasted bread.  In fact, you’re such a big fan of the combination, you have mastered the art of the cooking up an egg in a...

Stainless Steel Robot Touted To Be World’s First

07/22/2013, It seems that we are moving more and more towards a world where humanoid robots are going to take their place under the sun. Honda’s ASIMO has spearheaded this effort for quite some time already, but we are still far from achieving the kind of robots...

Kiip And Yahoo! Japan Team Up

07/22/2013, Yahoo! Japan has been pretty creative in the past, launching a thirst-quenching drink under the Yahoo! brand. Well, this sense of innovation has seen the Internet company come alongside Kiip, another US startup which incentivizes in-app ads by turning...

Travel Japan Via A Google Street View Movie

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...