COVID-19 outbreak in Japan throws wedding plans into disarray

National Feb 28, 2020

COVID-19 outbreak in Japan throws wedding plans into disarray

A growing number of couples are considering canceling their wedding ceremonies and receptions amid the spread of coronavirus infections in Japan. Couples are wavering between fears of causing COVID-19 infections among their guests and their wish to hold their weddings as planned after time-consuming preparations. Affecting ...

Japanese matchmaking firms get high-tech lift from gadgets and AI

Business / Tech Jan 19, 2020

Japanese matchmaking firms get high-tech lift from gadgets and AI

Artificial intelligence and other cutting-edge technologies are starting to play a role in matchmaking as they increasingly wind their way deeper into people's lives. Today's high-tech gadgets are now being used to give people greater knowledge of potential mates, details from hobbies and smoking preferences ...