Japan sanctions cryptocurrency exchanges amid illegal activity
The government wants to curtail money laundering and terrorism financing.
Japan's cryptocurrency exchanges plan self-regulating committee
The concept is sound. The execution? Not so much.
Sony may launch an AI-powered taxi hailing system
Algorithms would predict when you're likely to need a ride.
What we're using: Google Maps while lost in Japan
The company's maps and directions keep getting better.
Japan launches smallest rocket ever to carry satellite into orbit
When you carry tiny payloads, you only need a tiny rocket.
Messaging giant Line catches cryptocurrency fever
It believes virtual finance is its future.
Coincheck loses $400 million in massive cryptocurrency heist
The exchange promises to reimburse all affected customers, though.
Mitsubishi's mirrorless car cameras highlight distant traffic
It can tell the difference between people, cars and bikes, too.
Japan's latest sensation is a cryptocurrency pop group
That's one way to celebrate virtual cash.