Japanese goalkeeper Kazushige Kirihata had an absolute nightmare during Wednesday’s Kashiwa Reysol 3-0 defeat to Shonan Bellmare in Japan’s J-League. The 28-year-old keeper was at fault for the first goal but had an absolute shocker for Shonan Bellmare’s second early in the second half. Show More Summary
LINE quietly got a Chrome extension for its messenger today so you can send replies to friends from the comfort of your browser. Its messaging service is wildly popular in Japan, but before today hasn’t had an official way for users to access it on their computers. Show More Summary
I’ve gone to Japan twice now with Kaizen Institute to study Lean with healthcare professionals from around the world. I first went in 2012, as a paid attendee, and I went back in 2014 as a partner and co-facilitator to teach and lead discussions during the trip. Both trips were fantastic experiences, and I’ve not only seen Japan […]
2015-07-29, DCMI is please to announce that the National Diet Library of Japan has translated " Guidelines for Dublin Core Application Profiles ", a DCMI Recommended Resource. The link to the new Japanese translation is available on he DCMI Documents Translation page at http://dublincore.org/resources/translations/index.shtml.
YOKOHAMA, Japan (AP) — Toyota's new robot that glides around like R2-D2 is devoted to a single task: picking things up. HSR, short for "human support robot," comes with a single mechanical arm that can grasp objects of various shapes...Show More Summary
You say "tomato," MOS Burger says "bun." The Japanese will not be fazed by your black or red burger buns anymore, even if you conspicuously shove a deep-fried frog in between, so what's a fast-food chain gotta do around Tokyo these days...Show More Summary
The rapid pace of offshore Japanese activity goes beyond access to ultra-cheap funding provided by Japan's unconventional monetary policies.
Using a roomful of generators and amplification lamps, a team of engineers with Japan’s Osaka University claims to have created the world’s strongest laser beam, even if it can only fire for one-trillionth of a second.
A video from Osaka, Japan, shows what appears to be ten orb-shaped UFOs hovering in formation over the city. This follows other smaller cluster sightings in Osaka and more recently in London. Why are UFOs suddenly gathering in groups? The video of the orbs over Osaka was...
While cat cafes, owl cafes and even dog cafes are all the rage in Japan, the proprietors of Yawarakan’s Cafe in Tokyo has cornered the market on an obscure but marketable idea – a full-service restaurant and hotel for stuffed animals. No human food is served nor are there any human accommodations, rather the cafe […]
A Japanese official heading construction of the 2020 Olympic stadium is quitting his post after Tokyo ordered design plans for the venue to be ditched amid public anger at its $2.0 billion price tag. The resignation of Kimito Kubo, 58,...Show More Summary
By Michelle Price HONG KONG (Reuters) - Toshiba Corp's years-long practice of inflating its profits has raised questions among accounting experts about whether low fees paid by Japan-listed companies to their auditors mean they do not spend enough time scrutinizing company accounts. Show More Summary
The Indo-Pacific is a strategic system encompassing the Indian and Pacific oceans, reflecting the expanding interests and reach of China and India as well as the enduring role of the US. The Lowy Institute's International Security program...Show More Summary
Footage shot recently in Japan shows 10 white UFO orbs floating and bobbing as they swarmed across the sky over the port city of Osaka. The two-minute clip that shows the bizarre sighting has gone viral online, with comments about an “alien swarm” over the famous Japanese city. Show More Summary
It looks like a new Resident Evil game could be in the works, as Capcom has filed a trademark for ?Biohazard Umbrella Corps? for Japan and Europe.Click To Continue Reading
(image & info from www.pola.co.jp). Pola B.A will release its holiday 2015 makeup collection in Japan on November 9th. The collection includes: - Active Flower Collection (limited edition, ¥18500) The set includes Active Flower Make Palette and B.A Cream (5g). Active Flower Make Palette features: - lip color (4 shades) - lip base - [...]
Gorilla my dreams? Japanese women have gone ape over Shabani, a western lowland gorilla residing at Nagoya, Japan's Higashiyama Zoo and Botanical Gardens. The post Meet Shabani, Japan’s Most Handsome Gorilla appeared first on WebEco...
Well, let’s call it 22 hours and counting. 1. Unlike previous years, 2015 offers a very narrow window in which I can take my annual culinary journey to Japan. And so, after much back and forth, Akemi and I finalized the dates and I spent the better part of three hours booking flights online. Akemi […]
Share prices of Japanese electronics-parts and machinery suppliers plunged on concerns over a slump in demand from mobile-phone makers and China’s economic slowdown.
The proposed Stadium design by Zaha Hadid, which has been rejected by the Japan Sports Council. According to a statement released yesterday by Zaha Hadid Architects, the firm discovered its winning design for the Tokyo National Stadium was being...