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Japan Has a New Emperor. Now It Needs a Software Update

2 hours ago   |   NY Times

It isn't exactly Y2K, but the country is scrambling to reconcile its systems with the ancient demands of an imperial calendar.
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France, Japan back Renault-Nissan alliance despite Ghosn case

5 hours ago   |   Phys.org

French President Emmanuel Macron and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Tuesday pledged their backing for the alliance of car giants Renault and Nissan, despite the strains...
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'Final Fantasy,' 'Fire Emblem' Artists Contribute to 'Magic: The Gathering' Card Art

5 hours ago   |   Forbes

"We wanted to do something special to commemorate this event in Japan, so we worked with Japanese artists to create alternate-art versions of every planeswalker in the set...
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The company behind Laundroid files for bankruptcy

5 hours ago   |   TechCrunch   |   2 articles

At the end of the day, Laundroid amounted to little more than a fun show demo. The device was a bit silly and prohibitively large and expensive for most to consider actually...
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Japan finance regulator raids cryptocurrency exchanges in money laundering sweep

Japan finance regulator raids cryptocurrency exchanges in money laundering sweep

6 hours ago   |   The Next Web

Japan‘s top financial regulator has raided two cryptocurrency exchanges to enforce anti-money laundering rules, Reuters reports. Financial Services Agency agents inspected...
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India's Mfine raises $17.2M for its digital healthcare service

6 hours ago   |   TechCrunch   |   3 articles

Mfine, an India-based startup aiming to broaden access to doctors and healthcare using the internet, has pulled in a $17.2 million Series B funding round for growth. The...
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Electron-phonon instability in graphene revealed by global and local noise probes

6 hours ago   |   Phys.org

Understanding nonequilibrium phenomena to effectively control it is an outstanding challenge in science and engineering. In a recent study, Trond. I. Andersen and colleagues at...
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Japan's Biggest Production Company Toho Is Expanding Its Operations as They Come to Hollywood

Japan's Biggest Production Company Toho Is Expanding Its Operations as They Come to Hollywood

8 hours ago   |   GeekTyrant

Toho is the biggest movie production company in Japan, they own the Godzilla franchise, and they are looking to expand their operations in America. This is all happening as...
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The robot-recruiter is coming - VCV's AI will read your face in a job interview

8 hours ago   |   TechCrunch

With remote working becoming more of a norm than ever before, remote interviews have, in turn, become a necessity. But how can you truly assess someone from these? In addition...
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Japan probes two cryptocurrency exchanges after management changes: sources

10 hours ago   |   Reuters

Japan's financial regulator raided two cryptocurrency exchanges last week to investigate their internal oversight, including customer protection and anti-money laundering...
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