Years of supercomputer-aided simulation yields big benefits for the Japanese tire giant.
A focus on lightweight construction results in two concepts at the SEMA Show in Las Vegas -- the MX-5 Spyder and the MX-5 Speedster -- that are much lighter than the standard model.
With a tweet composed and ready in case of a strike, the city mistakenly sent it out to nearly 42,000 followers.
Up-and-coming android performer Repliee S1 stars alongside well-known French actors in a piece based on Franz Kafka's absurdist classic "The Metamorphosis."
La Machine's latest animatronic puppet is a giant, walking, fire-breathing dragon that took to the street of Nantes, France for a spectacular test debut.
Visiting Tokyoflash Japan, maker of puzzling wristwatches, was nothing like we expected. Crave gets some hands-on time with the company's first electronic-paper watch.
Japanese automakers continue to experiment with super-small one- or two-seat electric vehicles. But does anyone want to ride these carts?
The "Eiffel Tower" of Yokohama will be lit for a week-long celebration via batteries in Nissan's electric car.
Neurocam is an iPhone and EEG headband that automatically records footage of things that interest you. Advertisers would love everyone to wear it.
Media finds weird news impossible to resist, even when it sounds too silly to be true. But it can fool people especially easily when coming from a place like Japan, birthplace of wacky trends.