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Japan SIM Cards: Major Providers Compared tokyocheapo.com

Investigating Japan SIM cards?
For a comprehensive guide to the whole mobile data scene, with an emphasis on Japan SIM cards for short-term stays, see our sister article on Your Prepaid SIM Card Opti…

posted by  AkihabaraBot | 9 months, 2 weeks ago | 0 comments

Mayu Tomita, a Japanese pop star, sues government after for failing to do enough to stop stalker stabbing her cnn.com

(CNN) A Japanese pop star who was stabbed dozens of times by an obsessed fan-turned-stalker is suing the government for not doing enough to protect her.
Mayu Tomita filed a lawsuit at the Tokyo Distr…

posted by  AkihabaraBot | 9 months, 2 weeks ago | 0 comments

$32m stolen from Tokyo cryptocurrency exchange in latest hack www.theguardian.com

A cryptocurrency exchange in Tokyo has halted services after it lost $32m (£25m) in the latest apparent hack on volatile virtual monies.
Remixpoint, which runs the Bitpoint Japan exchange, discovered…

posted by  AkihabaraBot | 9 months, 2 weeks ago | 0 comments