Finally, 'The Last of Us' is here

| Jun 25, 2013

Finally, 'The Last of Us' is here

by Brian Ashcraft

Finally, ‘The Last of Us’ is here One of this year’s most eagerly anticipated titles, “The Last of Us” is set in a near-future post-apocalypse that’s crawling with zombies. It is around 2030, decades after a fungi outbreak has ravaged America, infecting people and ...

A new crop of smartphones for spring

| Feb 27, 2013

A new crop of smartphones for spring

by Rick Martin

As spring descends on Japan, we’ll all be welcoming warmer temperatures and cherry blossoms in the coming weeks. But spring in Japan typically means new smartphone lineups from Japan’s major mobile carriers, too. And while consumers’ love for Apple’s iPhone is still in full ...

| Jan 16, 2013

CV frauds revealed by diligent online fact checks

by Akky Akimoto

In recent years, there have been several cases where Japanese media icons, especially those who shine across national and language borders, have been accused of falsifying their personal histories, and they have consequently lost whatever popularity they had gained through the mass media and/or ...

Bright, clean and airborne gift ideas

| Dec 12, 2012

Bright, clean and airborne gift ideas

by Jess Mantell

The holidays are just around the corner, so for those who subscribe to a little late-December consumerism, here are a few ideas for your gift list. Cocorobo In the steady march of machines that will one day replace us mere humans, the robot vacuum ...