Will Google Street View have to say sayonara to Japan?

Will Google Street View have to say sayonara to Japan?

Following reports that Google's Street View camera cars have been banned in Greece and chased out of a village in...

May 14th, 2009 Lexton Snol

EU calls for re-write of IT trade agreement

EU calls for re-write of IT trade agreement

As tensions mount over the global trade in IT products, the European Commission has called for a broad discussion among...

September 18th, 2008 Paul Meller

Japanese users flock to Leopard

Japanese users flock to Leopard

Apple aficionados lined up in the rain to get their hands on the new OSX Leopard on its release to...

November 13th, 2007 Martyn Williams

Japanese porn industry embraces Blu-ray Disc

Japanese porn industry embraces Blu-ray Disc

The HD DVD high-definition movie format may have the lead in the U.S. porn industry, but Japanese adult film makers...

July 31st, 2007 Dan Nystedt and Martyn Williams

IBM speech translation boosts US forces in Iraq

IBM speech translation boosts US forces in Iraq

The U.S. Joint Forces Command (USJFCOM) is set to deploy IBM Corps speech-to-speech translation software to help U.S. forces serving...

October 15th, 2006 China Martens

IBM’s speech translation to help US forces in Iraq

IBM’s speech translation to help US forces in Iraq

The U.S. Joint Forces Command (USJFCOM) will deploy IBM Corp.'s speech-to-speech translation software to help U.S. forces serving in Iraq...

October 12th, 2006 China Martens

China to replace Japan as Sony’s second-largest market

China to replace Japan as Sony’s second-largest market

China will soon become the second-largest market for Sony Corp.'s electronics division, eclipsing sales from the company's home market in...

May 17th, 2006 Sumner Lemon

Softbank to buy Vodafone’s Japan unit for US$15.3b

Softbank to buy Vodafone’s Japan unit for US$15.3b

Softbank Corp. has agreed to buy Vodafone Group PLC's struggling Japanese mobile phone unit for around...

March 19th, 2006 Jeremy Kirk and Martyn Williams

Windows Defender Beta 2 released

Windows Defender Beta 2 released

Microsoft Corp. has posted a second beta version of Windows Defender, its free spyware-removal tool. The program is in a...

February 14th, 2006 Jeremy Kirk