With the one-year anniversary of Japan's nuclear disaster approaching, an independent panel says Tepco and the nuclear industry had a false sense of security.
Standing 2,080 feet tall, the Tokyo Sky Tree is a new digital broadcast tower built on reclaimed land in the Japanese capital. Engineers are confident it won't topple in an earthquake.
Hate slow elevators? Try taking a ride on one that travels 22,000 miles above Earth.
Time to go underground. Google Japan found a new way for people to explore the world, one cave at a time.
Rakuten, the Japanese company behind Buy.com, picks up the third-place e-reader maker, Kobo, for more than $300 million, shortly after its major U.S. seller goes under.
Most of the cuts, which may begin March 31, will be from NEC's mobile phone business and will include both full- and part-time positions. Apple's device has made hash of predictions that it wouldn't take off in Japan.
Already have an iPhone? Pick up the tiny Pomera DM100 for text input and drop that expensive, bulky MacBook.
The iPhone 5 rumors culminated today, 12 September, with Apple's announcement of the iPhone 5 with bigger screen and 4G LTE. Read CNET's iPhone 5 coverage.
Fujitsu is said to be working on an active-defense virus amid growing cyberattacks against Japan--which also has a law forbidding the creation of computer viruses.
More then 60,000 buyers have signed up to purchase the Aqua subcompact hybrid, which is expected to retail for $22,000 in Japan.