Fujifilm Continues Research on Avigan as COVID-19 Drug into June: Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe Optimistic
The film company Fujifilm continues its research into June as the Japanese Prime Minister would approve the upcoming drug as a COVID-19 treatment.
Remember Tamagotchi? They're Coming Back As 'Evatachi' With All New Evangelion-Themed Looks And Animations!
Tamagotchi is coming back with all-new Evangelion-themed sets! Pre-order now to get yours when they release
[Japanese Simulation] The Next Mt. Fuji Volcano Eruption Could Leave Tokyo With 10 Times The Debris Compared to 2011 Tsunami
The Japanese government has decided to release a simulation to warn the people to prepare themselves adequately should Mt. Fuji Volcano erupt in the possibly near future.
Robot Wars: China's MegaBot Challenger Wants To Fight In World's First Robot Battle
China may join in the upcoming robot wars, challenging giant fighting robots made by USA and Japan. Dubbed the Monkey King, the latest megabot challenger may kick off a robot fighting league.
Sony To Discontinue Production Of PlayStation 3 In Japan And India
The official PlayStation Japan website said “shipments are scheduled to end soon” for the PlayStation 3. Together with Sony Japan, India will also do the same in order to focus on the sales of PlayStation 4.
First Robot Table Tennis Player Gets Guiness World Record, The Future Of Sports
FORPHEUS, the world's first robot table tennis tutor developed in Japan, has officially set a Guinness World Record for its amazing ability in playing table tennis better than most humans, as well as tutoring the game to human students.
Nintendo Is Suing A Japanese Company For Its Mario Kart-Themed Business
MariCar, a magical company in Tokyo that rents go-carts and Mario costumes for Mario Kart-inspired tours around the whole city, seems to be loved by Japanese as well as foreigner people.
Coral Reef Bleaching Becomes Alarmingly Widespread This Year
Another extensive coral reef bleaching is predicted to occur this year as thermal imaging shows new signs of reef discoloration. Scientists warn that if governments don't do anything about it, coral bleaching will occur in increasing frequency.
The Yukimaru Quadcopter Is A Japanese Drone For Tourists
The Yukimaru dog drone is also Oji's mascot.
2020 Tokyo Olympic Medals Will Be Made From Recycled Phones
Tokyo Olympic Games organizers are calling for the whole of Japan to help in collecting 8 tons of old smartphone metals to be used in making Olympic medals.
Tokyo Olympics 2020 Should Be Smoke-Free, Campaigners Urge Japan
It's still years before the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo, but campaigners are already asking the host country to ban smoking from restaurants and bars. Tokyo is dubbed as the "smoker’s paradise" because smokers can just light up in most Tokyo bars, restaurants, and cafes.
Honor 8 Units Are Now Getting Android Nougat Update Worldwide
The Honor 8 units across the world will start receiving the Android 7.0 Nougat update. It comes with improved optimizations, stability movements, reworked app versatility, improved performance, and other features of the Android 7.0 Nougat and EMUI 5.0.
Japan's Senior Citizens Crowd Jails, Turn Prisons Into Nursing Homes
A new crime wave is being perpetrated by Japan's senior citizen, resulting to overcrowding by the old jailbirds in prisons. The government tries to accommodate this rising group in jails, turning prison houses into nursing homes.
Interspecies Sex: Scientists Find Rare Evidence of Monkey And Deer Mating
Rare interspecies sex between a monkey and a deer was recorded recently by scientists. The observation is said to help explain why some humans are sexually attracted to animals.