Japanese earthquake

05.08.12
Toshiba made $898.8 million profit, could manage to lend you twenty bucks
05.08.12

Toshiba made $898.8 million profit, could manage to lend you twenty bucks

Toshiba isn't going with the flow this financial season, bucking the trend and posting a healthy (...

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03.16.12
Bunnie Huang builds open-source geiger counter to help Japanese civilians
03.16.12

Bunnie Huang builds open-source geiger counter to help Japanese civilians

Chumby co-creator Andrew "Bunnie" Huang was so moved by the Japanese Earthquake and Fukushima melt...

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08.08.11
Sony intros 200-pound battery to power businesses, government agencies during a blackout
08.08.11

Sony intros 200-pound battery to power businesses, government agencies during a blackout

In the five months since a tsunami and 9.0 magnitude earthquake hit Japan, we've seen various techno...

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07.15.11
Sony Ericsson posts surprising Q2 loss, blames Japanese earthquake
07.15.11

Sony Ericsson posts surprising Q2 loss, blames Japanese earthquake

Many analysts and market watchers were expecting a strong Q2 earnings report from Sony Ericsson t...

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07.09.11
Fukushima plant operator uses modded robot vacuum to suck up radioactive dirt (video)
07.09.11

Fukushima plant operator uses modded robot vacuum to suck up radioactive dirt (video)

A few months ago, back when Japan was freshly reeling from that devastating earthquake and tsunam...

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04.18.11
iRobot Packbots enter Fukushima nuclear plant to gather data, take photos, save lives (video)
04.18.11

iRobot Packbots enter Fukushima nuclear plant to gather data, take photos, save lives (video)

iRobot recently deployed a pair of robots to the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant in Japan, where i...

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04.11.11
Sharp suspends production at its two largest LCD factories following Japanese quake
04.11.11

Sharp suspends production at its two largest LCD factories following Japanese quake

Toshiba, Hitachi, and Panasonic already said they would shutter their liquid crystal display plants...

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