The race for self-driving taxis at the 2020 Olympics is heating up
A new trial in Tokyo brings self-driving cabs closer to reality.
'Dragon Quest VR' brings giant virtual slimes to Japan's arcades
The legendary RPG gets immersive.
'Yakuza 6' makes Tokyo's red-light district virtually real
Sega delivers an impressively faithful recreation of the area.
A new polymer could make phone screen repairs a thing of the past
Researchers in Tokyo accidentally discovered a self-healing material.
'Digital vegetables' emit music and light when touched
Amazon is opening a Tokyo pop-up bar to promote booze sales
It will serve drinks not on store shelves yet.
Robot bears are coming for your grandparents
To provide them with top-notch retirement and hospice care
Pepper's new job is performing Buddhist funeral ceremonies
The humanoid robot has taken a spiritual turn.
This Japanese VR arcade put me inside 'Mario Kart'
Fans of 'Dragon Ball' and 'Evangelion' can join their favorite characters in virtual reality.