technology

Japanese invention lets you share your baby’s bowel movements online with the push of a button

The country that created the book Everybody Poops now gives you a way to let everybody know.

Read More

Here’s your chance to ride Japan’s maglev Shinkansen in spring, nine years before service starts

Japan Railways is taking applications to experience the future of Japanese rail travel nearly a decade ahead of time.

Read More

New app lets you traverse the streets of modern Tokyo and ancient Edo at the same time

The Edo Past and Present Wanderings app appeals not only to old map buffs, but to anyone with a sense of adventure

Read More

Japan’ newest chocolate snacks were developed by an AI program

Maybe it won’t be all bad when the machines gain sentience, as long as they prepare some nice snacks for us.

Read More

Tokyo train station’s free luggage storage terminals will keep your stuff safe as you take a dump

System is quick and easy to use, requires no payment or registration.

Read More

Glass that can completely heal itself after breaking developed by University of Tokyo

New material may be a boon to both butterfingers and the chronically enraged alike.

Read More

Japanese companies want to monitor employees working overtime using in-office flying drones

Developers say it’s a great way to improve employee health.

Read More

Hands-free holidaying: Robotic suitcases that follow you around unveiled【Video】

The world of Terry Pratchett’s Discworld, or maybe Pixar’s Wall-e, comes a step closer with the demonstration of suitcases with a mind of their own.

Read More

Starbucks Japan asks customers to not use smartphones, laptops in its cafes for special eco event

But oddly enough, they still want you to share the experience on social media.

Read More

Twitter user’s ridiculous tissue launching invention will revolutionise getting a cold【Video】

Japanese Twitter user’s crazily extreme device is perfect for when you need multiple tissues, stat.

Read More

World’s first artificial shooting stars gearing up for debut over Hiroshima

When you wish upon a star, make a reservation from where you are. ♪

Read More

Line messaging app adding unsend function to save us from our embarrassing selves

Good news for all of us who’ve sent a message to the wrong person, or sent a message that’s just plain wrong.

Read More

Original Tamagotchi goes on sale again in Japan in nostalgia trip two decades in the making

1990s tech toy that kick-started the virtual pet boom is back!

Read More

Japanese porn star directs commercial in which Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un are best friends【Vid】

A message of peace from the star of Enforced Semen Management Straddling Queen.

Read More

New Google Home/Amazon Alexa app lets you have conversations with Pikachu!

Ah, so this is why humanity developed smart speaker technology.

Read More

Nissin develops fork that covers up the sound of slurping noodles 【Video】

One small step for fork technology, one giant leap for foreign relations.

Read More

Adapter released that allows SNES, PS1 systems, and more to run in HDMI

The future of the past is here!

Read More

Dancing Hatsune Miku inside custom computer tower stuns Japanese Internet, everybody wants one

If you need more Miku in your life, just put her inside your computer tower.

Read More

Japanese portable alarm to keep laptops safe when working from a cafe smashes crowdfunding goal

Clever design means you never have to manually turn the alarm on or off.

Read More

You can drive this car with a PlayStation controller, meaning Gran Turismo is now real【Video】

”The real driving simulator” indeed.

Read More

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5
  6. 6
  7. 7
  8. ...
  9. 36