Dec 25, 2014

North Korea's Internet outage a case study in online uncertainties

North Korea's microscopic corner of the Internet has had a rough couple of days, suffering seven outages in 48 hours, according to one Web traffic monitor. The mysterious problems have some talking of a retaliatory cyberattack by the United States, which holds Pyongyang responsible for ...

More dads bonding with their kids

Apr 15, 2014

More dads bonding with their kids


A growing number of Japanese men nowadays can be seen taking part in community events with their children, an extended trend of a recent movement in which more men are becoming actively involved in child raising. Accompanying children to events makes it easier for these ...

/ Mar 28, 2013

Mobile service now available on all Tokyo subway lines

The last stretch of Toei Subway's four lines was connected to the mobile phone network Wednesday, making mobile access available on all Tokyo subway lines. Tokyo Metro Co., the other, larger subway operator in the capital, took all nine of its lines online last week, ...