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11.10.15
​40 years later, Sony finally kills Betamax
11.10.15

​40 years later, Sony finally kills Betamax

TIL you can still buy Betamax tapes in Japan.

By M. Smith,   11.10.15
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11.09.15
'Resident Evil' the play is better than I expected
11.09.15

'Resident Evil' the play is better than I expected

You don't know true horror until you've seen this on-stage version.

By M. Smith,   11.09.15
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10.31.15
Nissan unleashes its autonomous car prototype in Japan
10.31.15

Nissan unleashes its autonomous car prototype in Japan

Nissan's self-driving prototype will be tested on public Japanese highways and inner city roads.

By M. Moon,   10.31.15
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10.29.15
Honda's latest mobility vehicle has space for two passengers
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10.29.15

Honda's latest mobility vehicle has space for two passengers

Honda's latest mobility concept is like a tiny moving waiting room.

By M. Smith,   10.29.15
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10.28.15
Nissan's self-driving EV gives you restaurant recommendations too
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10.28.15

Nissan's self-driving EV gives you restaurant recommendations too

Your car of the future knows you want another In 'n Out

By M. Smith,   10.28.15
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10.23.15
Why Dyson's pricey robot vacuum is late for its Japanese debut
10.23.15

Why Dyson's pricey robot vacuum is late for its Japanese debut

Dyson's robot vacuum finally launches. And it's Japan first.

By M. Smith,   10.23.15
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10.21.15
Meet the J-Pop 'idol' robot that dances and dresses up just for you
10.21.15

Meet the J-Pop 'idol' robot that dances and dresses up just for you

It's pretty sassy for a robot

By M. Smith,   10.21.15
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10.16.15
Prepare your PS3s, North America: 'Yakuza 5' lands next month
10.16.15

Prepare your PS3s, North America: 'Yakuza 5' lands next month

Three years after its release in Japan, North America gets in on some Yakuza 5 action.

By J. Conditt,   10.16.15
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10.14.15
JINS' fatigue-tracking smart glasses hit Japan next month
10.14.15

JINS' fatigue-tracking smart glasses hit Japan next month

We tried them out at CES this year and came away pretty impressed, especially with the claimed 16-hour battery life.

By T. Seppala,   10.14.15
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