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Tokyo Metro Assembly Thought of the Children, Passes Anti-porn Bill

The Tokyo Metropolitan Assembly passed an ordinance yesterday that amends a law that prevents the rent and sale to minors of “harmful publications”, expanding it to include “glorified or exaggerated explicit depiction[...]
Tokyo Metro Assembly Thought of the Children, Passes Anti-porn Bill

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JACA Considers Expanding Copyright Law to DVDs, Can’t Learn from Others’ Mistakes

The Agency for Cultural Affairs intends to submit suggested changes to Japanese copyright law next year, to expand criminal copy protection law to DVDs and BDs. Current copyright law restricts circumvention of non-encryption copy-prote[...]
JACA Considers Expanding Copyright Law to DVDs, Can’t Learn from Others’ Mistakes

Via Asahi.com

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[Offbeat] Did You Know? iOS 4.2.x Brings Japanese-only Benefit

A little known fact about Apple’s latest iOS update for iPhones, iPod Touches, and iPads: When iPads were first sold exclusively in the US, with international launches being pushed back time and again for lack of stock, some hard[...]
[Offbeat] Did You Know? iOS 4.2.x Brings Japanese-only Benefit
[Offbeat] Did You Know? iOS 4.2.x Brings Japanese-only Benefit[Offbeat] Did You Know? iOS 4.2.x Brings Japanese-only Benefit

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Apple potentially in trouble with Fujitsu with the iPad trade name.

Apple announced yesterday its iPad across the world, and well why I was quite unimpressed by the product, the name however ringed a bell to me… Yep the iPad is actually a Fujitsu Trademark…So I called Fujitsu in Japan this morning and [...]
Apple potentially in trouble with Fujitsu with the iPad trade name.
Apple potentially in trouble with Fujitsu with the iPad trade name.

Via Fujitsu

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