Yamaha have revealed their latest step in synthesized vocals, a Vocaloid Keyboard, which can be used to produce live performances of virtual singers.
For Japan's Cherry Blossom season, Google has released a special edition of Street View with information for tourists in English, Japanese and Chinese.
Apple's Wi-Fi iPad 3 model has passed certification in China, and is clear for sale, despite the ongoing trademark dispute between Apple and Proview.
The Tokyo District court has sided with a Japanese man who claims that Google's autocomplete function is an invasion of his privacy.
The MPAA has released statistics from 2011, and the global box office is up 3 percent. Despite a decline in U.S. and Canadian markets, heavy growth in China and other international audiences is rescuing cinema from a slump.
A columnist in Japan has performed a worrying experiment in the busy Shibuya district to prove you can identify people purely by information posted on their Twitter feed.
NTT Docomo, Japan's biggest carrier has now reached two million LTE subscribers on its Xi service, having doubled its user base in the last three months.
Flipboard expands its service to the iPhone and iPod touch in China, creating a Chinese edition which is also accessible to users around the world.
In an effort towards more eco-friendly alternatives, a new hand cranked vending machine has been revealed in Japan. Although its designed for primarily blackouts, it could also find a use as an emergency aid.
Apple's store in Ginza had a successful iPad launch on Friday, with an initial crowd of 400. However they might have been overshadowed by the opening of a new UNIQLO, which drew around 1,000 waiting customers.