Without any regulatory or government oversight, the government forbids commercial banks to provide customers with the cryptocurrency.
Nippon TV is acquiring Hulu's Japan site and will assume day-to-day operations and management, with Hulu continuing to provide some services, Hulu says.
A Japanese creative agency has used a CNC router to create ice cubes in the shape of guitars, buildings, and even a space shuttle. Pour yourself a drink, put on your best lounge music, and cruise through this gallery of ice that makes any cocktail extra nice.
An artist by the name of Seiji has taken iconic moments from "Game of Thrones" and reimagined them as ukiyo-e prints.
Samsung has been trying to nurture an alternative OS, so it can stop funnelling your money through its phones into Google's pockets. But Samsung will have to wait a bit longer.
Yahoo Japan, partly owned by SoftBank and Yahoo, plans to use the acquisition to launch its own mobile Internet service.
The IPO for the world's largest smartphone display supplier did not go swimmingly on Wednesday.
The February 22 release date, three months after the US launch, makes sure that there's time for US titles to be localized for the Japan market, and dedicated Japanese titles, too.
The likely introduction of the iPhone 5S and/or 5C by NTT DoCoMo is a hot topic in Japan.