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Japanese Science & Engineering: STEM Needs More Women, But Japan Needs More Children

Japan’s double-dip demographics debacle, a rapidly aging society combined with decades of low birth rates, has yet another layer of complication: Japanese women are woefully underrepresented in STEM fields, but addressing the lat[...]
Japanese Science & Engineering: STEM Needs More Women, But Japan Needs More Children

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Mt.Gox – Exclusive with the World’s Leading Bitcoins Exchange

The Leading Exchange in a Business Getting Attention CEO Mark Karpeles, along with Marketing Officer, Gonzague Gay-Bouchery, is running a company in the Shibuya area of Tokyo that has gained quite a lot of attention recently. That comp[...]
Mt.Gox – Exclusive with the World’s Leading Bitcoins Exchange
Mt.Gox – Exclusive with the World’s Leading Bitcoins ExchangeMt.Gox – Exclusive with the World’s Leading Bitcoins Exchange

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Japanese Robots: Yaskawa Motoman Opens Shop in China; Shudder the Labor Market?

Of planet Earth’s estimated 1,240,000 operational industrial robots, about 230,000 were made in Japan and sold around the world by Yaskawa Motoman. Earlier this week, they opened their first overseas factory in China, which means that [...]
Japanese Robots: Yaskawa Motoman Opens Shop in China; Shudder the Labor Market?

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Japanese Technology from the Future Friday!

This week it’s Sharp actually trying to save itself through product diversification (partially with strawberries), and Japan continues its multinational nuclear tech sharing deals (now India’s in the mix) – it’s[...]
Japanese Technology from the Future Friday!

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Apple Japan – Weak yen causing huge price revisions – Japanese buyers of foreign technology feeling the pinch – up to ¥16,000 price increases

  The Japanese Yen against the US Dollar has weakened dramatically in recent months – from less than 78 yen to the dollar on October 1 to a recent high of over 103 yen to the dollar on May 19. Source: http://www.oanda.com Th[...]
Apple Japan – Weak yen causing huge price revisions – Japanese buyers of foreign technology feeling the pinch – up to ¥16,000 price increases
Apple Japan – Weak yen causing huge price revisions – Japanese buyers of foreign technology feeling the pinch – up to ¥16,000 price increasesApple Japan – Weak yen causing huge price revisions – Japanese buyers of foreign technology feeling the pinch – up to ¥16,000 price increases

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