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Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike test-rides fuel cell bus

/ Mar 6, 2017

Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike test-rides fuel cell bus

Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike, going for a spin in a hydrogen fuel cell bus that will take to Tokyo’s streets March 21, said the ride was “quiet and comfortable.” Koike’s test ride Monday was part of efforts to publicize the start of the new ...

YouTube to challenge cable TV with new streaming service

/ Mar 1, 2017

YouTube to challenge cable TV with new streaming service

YouTube on Tuesday unveiled a streaming television service offering bundles of live channels, in a direct challenge by the Google-owned network to traditional cable and pay TV. YouTube TV is tailored for younger generations seeking news, films and more programs without subscribing to cable ...

China selfie-app leader Meitu seeks to 'beautify the world'

/ Feb 23, 2017

China selfie-app leader Meitu seeks to 'beautify the world'

Strolling a tree-lined Shanghai street with friends, Hu Dongyuan pulls out her smartphone and does what millions of Chinese women do daily: take a selfie, digitally “beautify” their faces, and pop it on social media. Such virtual make-overs, typically involving lightening skin, smoothing out ...