800+ miles on a single EV battery charge?!

Records are meant to be broken, no doubt about that. This includes electric vehicle records, and word out of Japan is the world record for distance traveled by an electric vehicle on a single charge may now have been broken (though there’s a little confusion on this at first glance – see below), courtesy of a team which includes a noted Japanese rally driver who was the first from his country to win the world’s most famous endurance race known as the Dakar Rally.

Why Japanese gamers are angry about Halo 4

There's a big gaming season coming up in the next four months, especially with the highly anticipated Halo 4 and Call of Duty: Black Ops 2. 

Japanese Sim-Lei EV boasts sweet specs, horrible style

When it comes to green electric vehicles, many new cars sport very odd and unattractive designs, at least IMHO.

Japanese gadget charges cellphone via campfire

A Japanese company has come up with an interesting new way to charge a mobile phone. It involves heating a pot of water over a fire.

Japanese couple busted for Lineage II virtual theft

Many aspects of our lives seem to seep into the virtual space, whether it’s about love or friendships.

Japanese hologram rocks sold out concert

Vocalist and performer Hatsune Miku is a rising star in Japan's fast-moving pop scene. But she is also a virtual avatar - created by Crypton Media.

Report: Nintendo 3DS is Tegra-less

Were you hoping to find a shiny Tegra SoC under the hood of your brand new Nintendo 3DS? Well, we're sorry to disappoint, but it seems as if the 3D handheld console will feature a design "totally" divorced from Nvidia's mobile processor.

Japanese police bust malware extortionist ring

Japanese police have arrested two individuals accused of spreading a nefarious piece of malware that stole personal information and posted it on the Internet.

I-Fairy marries Japanese couple

A 4-foot robot known as "I-Fairy" was forced to marry a rather eccentric Japanese couple on Sunday.