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Japan: 'Bitcoin isn't a currency'

Without any regulatory or government oversight, the government forbids commercial banks to provide customers with the cryptocurrency.

By Mar. 6, 2014

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Hulu selling its Japan business

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.

By Feb. 27, 2014

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Miniature ice sculptures make a splash in Japan (pictures)

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.

12 Images By Apr. 16, 2014

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If 'Game of Thrones' took place in feudal Japan

An artist by the name of Seiji has taken iconic moments from "Game of Thrones" and reimagined them as ukiyo-e prints.

By Feb. 5, 2014

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First Tizen OS smartphone canceled in Japan

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.

By Jan. 17, 2014

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Yahoo Japan plans $3.2B eAccess buy from SoftBank

Yahoo Japan, partly owned by SoftBank and Yahoo, plans to use the acquisition to launch its own mobile Internet service.

By Mar. 27, 2014

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After rough IPO, concern for Apple supplier Japan Display

The IPO for the world's largest smartphone display supplier did not go swimmingly on Wednesday.

By Mar. 18, 2014

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Sony PS4 to land in Japan in February

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.

By Sep. 9, 2013

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iPhone and DoCoMo is a big deal in Japan

The likely introduction of the iPhone 5S and/or 5C by NTT DoCoMo is a hot topic in Japan.

By Sep. 7, 2013

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K-Break: Car tuning VIP style in Japan

K-break specialise in VIP tuning. This style, focused on looks rather than on performance, has been linked with the Yakuza but is for anyone who wants to strike an imposing pose on the roads of Japan. We find out what it means to be VIP.

Nov. 14, 2013