Article: Sharing Economy in Japan a No-Go

In Japan, not only have few internet users employed sharing economy services, many have never even heard of them. Japan’s experience contrasts dramatically with data from Singapore and Vietnam......»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerApr 21st, 2017

YouTube star Casey Neistat slams video sharing site’s ad strategy

YouTube star Casey Neistat slams video sharing site’s ad strategy.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News2 hr. 29 min. ago

How to Use Battery Saver Mode on Google Pixel

Add more uptime to your Google Pixel by activating the Battery Saver Mode on your device. This article will teach all the things that you need to know about the Battery Saver Mode on Google Pixel. Learn about the Battery Saver Mode; the ways of activ.....»»

Category: topSource:  techrecipesRelated News4 hr. 53 min. ago

Japanese Automakers Claim Kobe-Supplied Parts Are Safe

Earlier this month, Kobe Steel, one of the top metal suppliers in Japan, admitted it had knowingly mislabeled some aluminum and copper products. While only 4 percent of aluminum and copper shipments were affected, Japanese automakers were forced to.....»»

Category: autoSource:  motortrendRelated News5 hr. 17 min. ago

WhatsApp rolls out real-time location-sharing feature for iOS and Android

WhatsApp's new feature lets you publicize your whereabouts. It's rolling out to Android and iOS users in the coming weeks, and marks the second time WhatsApp parent company Facebook has experimented with real-time location sharing. The post WhatsApp.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News6 hr. 10 min. ago

Discovery of 50km Cave Raises Hopes For Human Colonisation of Moon

New submitter Zorro shares a report: Scientists have fantasised for centuries about humans colonising the moon. That day may have drawn a little closer after Japan's space agency said it had discovered an enormous cave beneath the lunar surface that.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News8 hr. 18 min. ago

Nissan halts all Japan production for two weeks amid inspection scandal

Nissan halts all Japan production for two weeks amid inspection scandal.....»»

Category: autoSource:  autoweekRelated News10 hr. 1 min. ago

Nintendo Switch passes a huge sales milestone in the US

NPD is gearing up to release another report on the state of the games industry, but before it does, Nintendo is sharing its victories a little early. Nintendo revealed today that the Switch was the best-selling console in the US for the month of Sept.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News10 hr. 1 min. ago

A curiously incomplete history of the early years of DRM

Ernie Smith's Motherboard article on the early years of DRM gets into some fascinating stories about things like IBM's Cryptolope and Xerox PARC's Contentguard (which became a patent troll), Intertrust's belief that it is "developing the basis for a.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated News10 hr. 1 min. ago

Google parent company leads $1 billion investment in Lyft

Google parent company Alphabet's investment arm, CapitalG, led a $1 billion investment in Lyft that values the ride-sharing startup at $11 billion, the ride-sharing startup said......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News10 hr. 10 min. ago

EU: No Encryption Backdoors But, Let"s Help Each Other Crack That Crypto

The European Commission has proposed that member states help each other break into encrypted devices by sharing expertise around the bloc. From a report: In an attempt to tackle the rise of citizens using encryption and its effects on solving crimes,.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News11 hr. 38 min. ago

Flickr exits the photo book business, shuts down wall art orders

 Flickr, the once Yahoo-owned photo-sharing site that’s now a part of Verizon*, is getting out of the photo book printing business, and is shutting down the feature that allowed users to turn photos into professional-quality wall art. In a.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News12 hr. 29 min. ago

New campaigns Overview tab rolling out in Bing Ads accounts

Offering a high-level, customizable view of advertiser accounts The post New campaigns Overview tab rolling out in Bing Ads accounts appeared first on Search Engine Land. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article......»»

Category: internetSource:  searchenginelandRelated News12 hr. 37 min. ago

PS4 mini wired controllers coming to the US, parents concerned

Last week, Sony revealed three new officially licensed PlayStation 4 controllers made by popular third party manufacturers. All of them were wired, but one in particular proved to be particularly interesting, the “mini gamepad” from Japan.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News13 hr. 9 min. ago

WhatsApp now lets you share your location in real time

WhatsApp is introducing a new feature called Live Location that allows sharing of your location in real time with contacts or groups for a predetermined period of time. This is rolling out in the coming days to all users and platforms, download here......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News13 hr. 29 min. ago

"Autotuned Architecture" Is Endangering the Craft of Architectural Construction

This article was originally published by Common Edge as "Separating Architecture From the Building Arts Produces Soulless Structures." The construction site for a house (designed by the author), located on.....»»

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Touhou Kobuto V: Burst Battle Brings The Bullet Hell Action To Switch In Japan On November 2

Mediascape’s project Play,Doujin! is releasing its first Nintendo Switch title in Japan with the 3D shoot ‘em up battle game Touhou Kobuto V: Burst Battle. Here’s a new trailer for the upcoming Japanese release. Read Touhou Kobuto V: Burst Batt.....»»

Category: gameSource:  siliconeraRelated News18 hr. 1 min. ago

Re:Zero’s VR Interaction Game With Emilia And Rem Is Now Available In Japan For PC

Publisher Gugenka released a VR interaction smartphone game for Re:Zero that lets you rest on Rem’s lap or get fed by Emilia, and it is now available in Japan for PC through Read Re:Zero’s VR Interaction Game With Emilia And Rem Is N.....»»

Category: gameSource:  siliconeraRelated News19 hr. 29 min. ago
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Sony Xperia XZ Premium to get Android Oreo in December

Sony Japan has revealed that the Android 8.0 Oreo update for Xperia XZ Premium smartphone will be released starting December. The update will bring a number of software features that were introduced in the Xperia XZ1 smartphone like the 3D creator. W.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  androidosRelated News21 hr. 9 min. ago