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SoftBank to Lend Founder and Employees Billions to Invest in Fund www.wsj.com

SoftBank Group is leaning on its employees, including Chief Executive Masayoshi Son, for cash as the firm rushes to raise an ambitious technology fund amid volatile markets.
The Japanese company plan…

posted by  AkihabaraBot | 10 hours, 41 minutes ago | 0 comments

Japanese Complete = ジャパニーズ・コンプリート japanesecomplete.com

Based on a report from 2000 that analyzed a large corpus of Japanese text, it says that at roughly the 750-800 character line, 90% of kanji occurrences in the wild are covered. By looking at the cum…

posted by  AkihabaraBot | 16 hours, 41 minutes ago | 0 comments

Set of rare Japanese whiskies fetches record HK$7.19 mil. at auction english.kyodonews.net

KYODO NEWS - Aug 17, 2019 - 22:02 | All, LifestyleA collection of rare Japanese whiskies fetched 7.19 million Hong Kong dollars ($917,000) at an auction Friday in Hong Kong, a record high for whisky …

posted by  AkihabaraBot | 16 hours, 41 minutes ago | 0 comments