Tag: japan

Oreo coming to Sony Xperia XZ Premium soon, red version out in Japan

Don't think that the Sony Xperia XZ Premium isn't doing well in the market just because this particular model is being sold at a...

Japan now has a gadget to tell you if you stink

For anyone who has ever worked in an office environment, one of the most awkward things is how to let one of your colleagues...

Sharp X1 announced in Japan as the latest Android One phone

Almost a year ago, the Sharp 507SH was launched as the first Android One smartphone in Japan. A new one has arrived in the...

Softbank backs out of multi-million dollar investment on Andy Rubin’s startup

We don't care about Apple but when a plan to go against it goes down, we take notice. Softbank, a Japanese telecommunications and Internet...

Android Pay finally gets to Japan, launches with Rakuten Edy

It’s become a “where are they gonna go next?” game for those watching out which new country Android Pay will be going to expand...

SoftBank releases Star Wars phones in Japan

If you think there hasn’t been enough hype for the upcoming movie Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, then you better brace yourself...

Sony Xperia X Compact gets IP68-certified in Japan, listed by NTT DOCOMO

The Sony Xperia X Compact is getting a slight upgrade, at least, its Japanese version. NTT DoCoMo has just listed the Xperia phone that...

Spotify finally arrives in Japan, comes with karaoke lyrics

Considering that Japan has one of the most vibrant music industries in the world, it was a little bit weird that they still did...

Pokémon GO augmented reality game now available in Japan

Finally, Pokémon GO is now a Go in Japan. Nintendo and Niantic partnered with McDonald's in the country and now it's really available. For...

Pokemon GO still a no go in Japan but McDonalds confirms partnership

First, the good news. McDonalds Japan has confirmed that they are the first brand to officially partner with Niantic’s and Nintendo’s immensely successful augmented...

Pokemon Go to finally launch in its “home country” Japan

It really is strange that a hugely popular game that was “birthed" in a certain country wouldn’t launch there first or at least be...

Android Auto finally arrives in Japan

We’re not really sure why it took Google this long to have this in the world’s third largest producer of cars, but at least...