Today, health club company Konami announced that it will be removing thirty-one iOS gaming apps on September 10. Read more...
The newly appointed stationmaster at a rural railway station in Japan has some pretty big shoes to fill. Her predecessor was world-famous, credited with saving the once-struggling station and its railway line from financial collapse. She...Show More Summary
From a speech yesterday by Rory Jeffes, managing director of the Sydney Symphony Orchestra: I remember when we were touring in Japan in 2007 we were giving a performance in Osaka. In Japan concerts halls are often built into larger complexes and this one happened to be on the third floor so you had to […]
A stroll in Yanaka Cemetery. Tokyo, Japan.By Armand Ghedira. Read more...
Senior staff at the U.S. Embassy to Japan, including Ambassador Caroline Kennedy, have used personal email accounts for official business, a watchdog report found.
WELL, SHE’S A KENNEDY, WHICH MAKES HER EVEN MORE ENTITLED THAN A CLINTON: US Ambassador to Japan Caroline Kennedy used private email for official business.
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and U.S. President Barack Obama held talks over the phone to discuss issues including the recent release by WikiLeaks of a list of Japanese targets of spying by the U.S. National Security Agency, Jiji Press reported on Wednesday.
On Tuesday night, CBS and NBC teamed with Spanish-language networks Telemundo and Univision to hide from their viewers news that U.S. Ambassador to Japan Caroline Kennedy has been using a private e-mail server to conduct government business and send sensitive material. Show More Summary
Nintendo just can’t stop mixing its special sauce with mobile (well, technically, Pokemon is run by The Pokemon Company, but whatever). The free-to-play 3DS game is heading to mobile (it’s already out in Japan), and Lonnie has taken the upcoming game for a spin. Show More Summary
Andre Iguodala has taken his NBA championship hardware to Japan.
The Office of the Inspector General for the Department of State reports that US embassy officials in Japan, including current Ambassador Caroline Kennedy, used private email accounts to conduct official business.
If you've even had a small taste of Splatoon, you know that the inky shooter is defined as much by its upbeat, irreverent music as its bright, Nickelodeon-circa-1995 visuals. Nintendo clearly knows this, too -- it's planning to release Splatune, a whopping 61-song original soundtrack. Show More Summary
An earthquake occurred early Wednesday in southeast Japan, according to Japan Meteorological Agency.
An inspector general says the envoy to Japan and other diplomats there sent and received sensitive but unclassified information on personal accounts.
Yakuza 5 is coming to the West (praise be the Localisation Gods) for the PS3, and when it does, all of Japan’s DLC for the game is getting thrown in as well. Read more...
Recently there was some sad news regarding a beloved Japanese feline — but luckily, it had a silver lining. Tama the cat was the first official feline stationmaster of the Kishi railroad station in Kinokawa, Japan, and served the station...Show More Summary
Caroline Kennedy, the current U.S. ambassador to Japan, is coming under scrutiny now in a new report for her use of private email.
Here are the performances of some of the major stock markets over the past year (actually since August 27, 2014): China (Shanghai): 2209.47 –> 2964.97 Up 34.2% Japan: 15534.82 –> 17806.70 Up 14.6% Germany: 9569.71 –> 10,074.66 Up 5.3% S&P 500: 2000.12 –> 1932.34 Down 3.4% Hong Kong: 24,918.75 –> 21,404.96 Down […]
He learned it in Japan.
After the death of a beloved feline railway stationmaster in a Japanese town, Nitama the Cat rises to this prestigious position.