The funeral for the late Motorhead front man, who died in December at age 70, will be broadcast live on YouTube from Hollywood this Saturday.
Iwata praised for his influence that "will make people around the world smile."
Saying final goodbyes to personality-filled pet robotic dogs isn't easy. Now that Sony has shut down its AIBO customer support, robot dog owners are holding funerals for their broken pooches.
Repair website iFixit tears apart a Swagway and its charger and is pleasantly surprised.
Humanity knows no bounds to its imagination. There is now a Tumblr feed curating selfies taken at homages to the departed.
A survey probing when people in different cities use their smartphones to shop reveals results that some might find deadening.
The funeral of Margaret Thatcher was the second most-watched live TV programme ever on BBC iPlayer.
The infamous "church" failed to carry through on its protest of the funeral yesterday following a call to action by Anonymous.
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