Tokyo SkyTree Live Webcam

With our friends at Juyoh Hotel we have installed this webcam so you could see the live stream of the beautiful Tokyo SkyTree.

posted by  banzaitokyo | 5 months ago | 4 comments

Japanese companies fight for share of EUV chip technology sector

A next-generation semiconductor technology known as extreme ultraviolet lithography, or EUV, is the focus of intensifying competition among Japanese chipmaking equipment manufacturers including Tokyo…

posted by  banzaitokyo | 2 days, 4 hours ago | 0 comments

First-ever atomic resolution video of salt crystals forming in real time

Scientists at the University of Tokyo in Japan have observed the growth of crystals at the atomic level.

posted by  banzaitokyo | 4 days, 14 hours ago | 0 comments

Akiyoshi's illusion pages

A collection of visual illusions from Akiyoshi KITAOKA, Professor, Psychology, Ritsumeikan University, Osaka, Japan

posted by  banzaitokyo | 1 week, 4 days ago | 0 comments

Terra Drone Enters Air Taxi Business

Terra Drone has flagged its interest in entering the air taxi business by forming a tie-up with AirMobility, both of them Tokyo-based technology firms.

Terra Drone is an established player in its ind…

posted by  banzaitokyo | 1 week, 5 days ago | 0 comments

Adult entertainment guidance center appears in Akihabara; some worry neighborhood is changing

With its hot pink sign and gigantic font, the storefront does a remarkable job of standing out, yet at the same time doesn’t seem to want anyone to be able to see inside from the street. The reason f…

posted by  banzaitokyo | 4 weeks ago | 0 comments

Ghibli Rebooted: Studio Goes 3D for New Movie “Earwig and the Witch”

Studio Ghibli will soon release Earwig and the Witch, a new venture into 3D CG animation, that will make its debut on Japanese television. While Miyazaki Hayao works on what is likely to be his last …

posted by  banzaitokyo | 4 weeks, 1 day ago | 0 comments

World’s Fastest Electric Car

Osaka-based Aspark Co. has developed what it calls the “the fastest accelerating car in the world,” which can go from from 0 to 60 mph in 1.69 seconds.

The Aspark Owl, which the company also declares…

posted by  banzaitokyo | 1 month ago | 0 comments

Mile-Long Wooden Xylophone Plays Bach in Japanese Forest

While music and design may not seem to go hand in hand at first glance, a giant mile-long xylophone certainly fits the bill for both. After all, it’s likely the only instrument on the planet that can…

posted by  banzaitokyo | 1 month, 1 week ago | 0 comments

Super Nintendo World va se dévoiler ce soir dans un direct

Vidéo du nouveau parc Super Nintendo World

posted by  Edouard | 1 month, 1 week ago | 0 comments

Designing 2D graphics in the Japanese industry

An Amiga, Deluxe Paint and a mouse. From the late 80s to the early 90s, these 3 tools were at the core of numerous graphic designers’ workstations in the West. It took years for the Japanese industry…

posted by  banzaitokyo | 1 month, 2 weeks ago | 0 comments


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