Archive for June, 2011

Bizarre, Robots

Robotic Dental Patient Hanako

Robotic Dental Patient Hanako

June 29th, 2011, Tokyo, Japan – Hanako Showa 2, a robotic dental patient, shows realistic reactions and movements. It was developed by Showa University, Waseda University and Kogakuin Univeristy. They […]

Entertainment, Fashion

Swarovski presents “House of Hello Kitty”

Swarovski presents “House of Hello Kitty”

June 29, 2011,Swarovski and Hello Kitty collaboration jewelry line – Swarovski presents “House of Hello Kitty” makes a debut at Omotesando Hills in Tokyo, Japan. This is also a charity […]

News, Politics

TEPCO Shareholders Meeting

TEPCO Shareholders Meeting

Amid ongoing protest against the operations of nuclear power plants, shareholders make their way to the general meeting of Tokyo Electric Power Co. in Tokyo on Tuesday, June 28, 2011. […]

Business, News

Nissan Announces Power 88 Six-Year Business Plan

Nissan Announces Power 88 Six-Year Business Plan

Nissan Chief Executive Carlos Ghosn unveils the automakers latest six-year business plan, dubbed Nissan Power 88, during a news conference at its head office in Yokohama, south of Tokyo, on […]

Features, News

Hiraizumi Designated World Heritage Cultural Site

Hiraizumi Designated World Heritage Cultural Site

Moutsuji, June 26th, 2011 – Hiraizumi in Iwate, Japan was added to the prestigious list of UNESCO World Heritage Cultural sites on Saturday June 24th, 2011. Hiraizumi’s temples and artifacts […]