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Google robot wins Pentagon rescue challenge

A robot made by a Japanese start-up that Google has bought has won a rescue competition organised by Darpa in the US.

By December 28, 2013

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Robot gymnast does quadruple backflip, sticks landing

Hinamitetu is a Japanese gymnast that just happens to be made out of electronics. The accomplished robot just pulled off an impressive backflip.

By July 16, 2013

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Ep. 1335: Where if we don't record it, did it really happen?

The gathering of The 404 United Nations continues, loneliness in a world of instant connectivity, a fed up family only uses tech made before 1986, and a Japanese social club on Facebook that meets every week to clean public toilets...without gloves.

By September 4, 2013

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The 404 1,335: Where if we don't record it, did it really happen? (podcast)

The gathering of The 404 United Nations continues, loneliness in a world of instant connectivity, a fed up family only uses tech made before 1986, and a Japanese social club on Facebook that meets every week to clean public toilets...without gloves.

By September 4, 2013

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Apple TV screen to be made by Sharp, coming next year?

An analyst claims the screen for Apple's rumoured forthcoming TV will be made by Japanese tech giant Sharp.

By November 23, 2011

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We need this counterfeit bill detector

Made for Japanese tourists

By January 26, 2007

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Apple tops Japanese smartphone market for first time

The historically anti-foreign Japanese cell phone market has finally given way to the iPhone as consumers buy more Apple-made devices than any other manufacturer.

By March 14, 2012

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Powered mech for tykes is terrifyingly awesome

We're not sure why a Japanese company made this walking mech for juniors, we're just glad they did.

By October 5, 2010

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Canon develops mammoth camera sensor

Overcoming some technical hurdles, the Japanese camera maker has made an exotic image sensor measuring 202x205mm.

By August 31, 2010

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IBM partners to produce thin-film solar cells

Japanese solar manufacturer Solar Frontier signs up with IBM to further develop thin-film solar cells made from abundant materials.

By October 20, 2010