Japanese billionaire cancels plans to find girlfriend and take her to the moon

January 30, 2020 at 09:46AM ‘I am truly sorry from the bottom of my heart,’ says Yusaku Maezawa Japanese billionaire cancels plans to find girlfriend and take her to the moon … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Japanese billionaire cancels plans to find girlfriend and take her to the moon

Microsoft Japan tested a four-day work week. Productivity jumped by 40%

November 04, 2019 at 10:14PM The experiment for the month of August led to more efficient meetings and happier workers who took less time off Microsoft tested out a four-day work week in its Japan offices and found as a result employees were not only happier – but significantly more productive. For the month ofContinue reading “Microsoft Japan tested a four-day work week. Productivity jumped by 40%”

Time: Police in Japan Arrest Pop Star’s Stalker After He Analyzed Her Selfies, Used Reflections in Her Eyes To Find Her Address

October 12, 2019 at 12:25AM (TOKYO) — A man arrested on suspicion of stalking a female pop idol used the reflections of her pupils in photos she shared on social media and Google Street View to find where she lived. Tokyo police declined comment on the specifics of the investigation but confirmed Friday that 26-year-oldContinue reading “Time: Police in Japan Arrest Pop Star’s Stalker After He Analyzed Her Selfies, Used Reflections in Her Eyes To Find Her Address”

Japanese researchers build robotic tail – video

August 15, 2019 at 12:28PM A team of researchers at Japan’s Keio university have built a robotic tail. Dubbed ‘Arque’, the grey one-metre device mimics tails such as those of cheetahs and monkeys, used to keep balance while running and climbing Continue reading… Japanese researchers build robotic tail – video … Selected by softengoxford SearchContinue reading “Japanese researchers build robotic tail – video”

Time: Judgement Is the Perfect Game for Getting Into Japan’s Favorite Crime Series

July 24, 2019 at 08:12PM An American ninja kept following me around downtown Tokyo. He crept along walls, interrupted a game of darts, and demanded a formal dual. After I defeated him, he started fighting alongside me. Now, whenever I get into a brawl on the street (a surprisingly frequent occurrence in Tokyo) a whiteContinue reading “Time: Judgement Is the Perfect Game for Getting Into Japan’s Favorite Crime Series”

Japanese Hayabusa2 spacecraft lands on distant asteroid before flying back to Earth to reveal mysteries of universe

July 11, 2019 at 07:54AM Probe fired a space cannon into the rock to form a crater for it to sit in Japanese Hayabusa2 spacecraft lands on distant asteroid before flying back to Earth to reveal mysteries of universe … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Japanese Hayabusa2 spacecraft lands on distant asteroid before flying backContinue reading “Japanese Hayabusa2 spacecraft lands on distant asteroid before flying back to Earth to reveal mysteries of universe”

Japan’s Emperor Akihito Abdicates The Chrysanthemum Throne

April 30, 2019 at 10:03AM Akihito, citing failing health, becomes the first Japanese monarch in some two centuries to step down. His reign ends at midnight Tuesday, and then his son, Crown Prince Naruhito, ascends the throne. Japan’s Emperor Akihito Abdicates The Chrysanthemum Throne…

Emperor Akihito, Japan’s ‘Surprising Pacifist,’ Steps Down After 30 Years

April 30, 2019 at 01:55PM Japan’s defeat in World War II “produced in him strong feelings against war and its chaos,” says a childhood friend. Akihito has expressed deep remorse at home and abroad for Japan’s wartime actions. Emperor Akihito, Japan’s ‘Surprising Pacifist,’ Steps Down After 30 Years …

Emperor Akihito, Japan’s ‘Surprising Pacifist,’ Steps Down After 30 Years

April 30, 2019 at 01:55PM Japan’s defeat in World War II “produced in him strong feelings against war and its chaos,” says a childhood friend. Akihito has expressed deep remorse at home and abroad for Japan’s wartime actions. Emperor Akihito, Japan’s ‘Surprising Pacifist,’ Steps Down After 30 Years …

Japan’s Emperor Akihito Abdicates The Chrysanthemum Throne

April 30, 2019 at 10:03AM Akihito, citing failing health, becomes the first Japanese monarch in some two centuries to step down. His reign ends at midnight Tuesday, and then his son, Crown Prince Naruhito, ascends the throne. Japan’s Emperor Akihito Abdicates The Chrysanthemum Throne…

News Brief: Infrastructure Funds, Sudan’s Government, Japan’s Emperor

April 30, 2019 at 10:03AM Democrats and Republicans seek better ways to fund infrastructure projects. Opposition and military leaders are in talks about Sudan’s transition. Japan’s emperor abdicates the throne Tuesday. News Brief: Infrastructure Funds, Sudan’s Government, Japan’s Emperor…

Japan shoots asteroid with exploding bullet to reveal origins of the solar system

April 05, 2019 at 10:33AM ‘So far, Hayabusa2 has done everything as planned, and we are delighted’ Japan shoots asteroid with exploding bullet to reveal origins of the solar system … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Japan shoots asteroid with exploding bullet to reveal origins of the solar system

Japan Is Betting Big On The Future Of Hydrogen Cars

March 18, 2019 at 08:19PM Japan doesn’t think battery electric cars are the only future for transportation. It is investing millions to ramp up production of hydrogen fuel cell vehicles, citing their convenience for consumers. Japan Is Betting Big On The Future Of Hydrogen Cars…

Seiichi Miyake: Google Doodle pays tribute to Japanese inventor

March 18, 2019 at 08:00AM Miyake developed tactile paving to help visually impaired pedestrians Seiichi Miyake: Google Doodle pays tribute to Japanese inventor … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Seiichi Miyake: Google Doodle pays tribute to Japanese inventor

Japanese app which helps husbands decode their wives’ words sparks outrage

February 27, 2019 at 12:20PM App claims when a woman says, ‘It’s pointless for us to remain together’, she is actually asking, ‘How do you feel about me?’ Japanese app which helps husbands decode their wives' words sparks outrage … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Japanese app which helps husbands decode their wives' words sparksContinue reading “Japanese app which helps husbands decode their wives’ words sparks outrage”

Hayabusa 2: Japanese space agency successfully lands spacecraft on asteroid nearly 200 million miles away

February 22, 2019 at 08:26AM Probe will scrabble on the surface looking for the origins of life Hayabusa 2: Japanese space agency successfully lands spacecraft on asteroid nearly 200 million miles away … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Hayabusa 2: Japanese space agency successfully lands spacecraft on asteroid nearly 200 million miles away

Japan launches satellite to create artificial meteor shower

January 18, 2019 at 03:45PM JAXA’s Epsilon-4 rocket carries satellite developed by Astro Live Experiences that will deliver display above Hiroshima Japan launches satellite to create artificial meteor shower … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Japan launches satellite to create artificial meteor shower

Japan robot hotel fires most of its ‘annoying’ robotic staff

January 16, 2019 at 07:57PM Robotic staff at the Henn-na Hotel include a velociraptor receptionist, an automated gardener and a one-armed claw that handles left luggage Japan robot hotel fires most of its 'annoying' robotic staff … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Japan robot hotel fires most of its 'annoying' robotic staff

Yusaka Maezawa: Japanese billionaire pays to get the most retweeted post in Twitter’s history

January 07, 2019 at 09:20AM Man who will be sent to the Moon by Elon Musk beats teen asking for chicken nuggets Yusaka Maezawa: Japanese billionaire pays to get the most retweeted post in Twitter's history … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Yusaka Maezawa: Japanese billionaire pays to get the most retweeted post in Twitter'sContinue reading “Yusaka Maezawa: Japanese billionaire pays to get the most retweeted post in Twitter’s history”