As the developed world moves farther and farther away from coal-fired energy, one major economy is breaking the trend. Japan, in a move that few could have foreseen, ....
(Natural News) It's not a secret that nuclear radiation is dangerous: Not only does it cause cancer, even seemingly small amounts of the stuff can be lethal. Exposure to high enough levels can be deadly in frighteningly short periods of time. But f
Last month, while everyone was distracted by other events, the Japanese government did something rather remarkable: They activated a marine unit. Specifically, the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force activated a 1,500 man unit known as the Amphibious Rap
Gibson is also being courted for a role in 'The Six Billion Dollar Man.'
The robot mayor promises to statistically analyse petitions put forward to the council and settle conflicts between its citizens
Japanese internet giant GMO has launched a service to allow customers to lend their bitcoins to the company.
This week the Japanese cryptocurrency exchange and payment processor, Bitflyer, announced its partnership with SBC Medical Group the parent company of the popular Shonan Beauty Clinic. The union between both firms means that 74 clinics nationwide wil
The Japanese stock market fell, so the Bank of Japan bought more equity funds.
A half random video from the clips i took at the Satoshis Vision conference in Tokyo Japan 2018.
'Mrs. F.' was 84 years old the first time she ever went to prison. Her crime? Petty shoplifting. She stole rice, strawberries, and cold medicine. She served her time. Got released. Then shoplifted again so that she'd go back to prison.
There was a time when the phrase "cooperation payments" evoked images of burly, muscle-bound goons, walking around town, sometimes armed with a baseball bat but usually relying only on their reputation of being able to extract cold hard cash from loc
Bank of Japan Governor Kuroda appeared to somewhat proudly proclaim last night during his address to government that the BoJ has bought 75% of JGBs issued in fiscal-year 2017 so far! (and yet we are reassured that this is not debt monetization... not
Children in Japan will be considered adults when they are 18 as opposed to 20, under a new proposal that is supported by the government.
Japanese representatives will push for the adoption of global rules on cryptocurrencies at the upcoming G20 meeting in Argentina. Next week, the summit will gather finance ministers and central bankers in Buenos Aires. Other countries also want to pu
The eye of the camera is determining what you see and what you do not see, whether you know it or not. Don't let the media frame your understanding of the world…or at least be conscious of the fact that they are framing the world for you. Oh, and
The proof is in the fine print.
Japanese technology conglomerate GMO Internet is about to launch a new cloud offering for mining BTC and BCH. If you have at least $5 million that you want to invest in such a venture, and don't want the hassle of opening your own mining farm, appl
Japan's leading low-cost airline, Peach Aviation, has been working to implement a bitcoin payment system. Recently, there were reports that the company may be rethinking its bitcoin strategy following the recent hack of a major Japanese cryptocurre
After having traveled to more than 120 countries in my life, the only person I know who's been to more places than I have is Jim Rogers.
"Biggest Theft In Crypto History": Over $400MM Stolen From Japanese Crypto Exchange