Category: Tech

Japan developing high speed successor to the Internet

The year is 2015, 100 billion simultaneous devices, 10 gigabits per second transfer speed, high-speed wireless access even on moving high-speed trains and us$260 million in research costs; those are the important details of a new next generation high speed global network being developed by...

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Kaguya sends back Earth in High Definition

Less than a month after launch from the small island of Tanegashima off the southern tip of Kyushu Island, southern Japan, the Lunar Explorer “KAGUYA” has already started to beam back images and video of the earth. This media jumps into the record books as...

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Yodobashi Akiba in Japan – 7 floors of technology goodies

Yodobashi Akiba is the biggest electronics shop in Akihabara and I swear upon on the belly buttons of my sisters ever growing doll collection that I will one day walk through this store overloading my eyes and brain with electronic candy! Join me in being...

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Portable Palm Cell Phone Jammer

Cellular phones are one of the most useful inventions ever and in the last decade the cell phone explosion has been taking place all over the world especially in developing countries like Jamaica, while developed countries like Japan continue to use cell phones for so...

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Mobile Marketing Technology

Mobile marketing is becoming increasingly competitive in an increasingly technological world. GoLive is a professional provider of off-deck mobile content delivery, SMS billing, and mobile marketing software for websites and blogs who would like to incorporate these new and exciting features into their websites. The...

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JAXA being Privatized?

It seems that the Japanese government is planning to privatize the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) so that it will qualify and be in the running for Google and the X Foundations 30 million dollar worth of prizes for getting robotic rover on the Moon....

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Google and X Prize Foundation Sponsor Lunar Race

Screw NASA, ESA, ROSCOMOS, JAXA and any other international government funded space exploration agency. Google (yes the one and only search giant) and the X Prize Foundation is giving away 30 million dollars worth of prizes to successful, privately funded companies who manage to get...

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Top 30 Countries With Fastest Internet

Remember my post about the average internet connection in Japan, while surfing around today I ran into a detailed chart showing the top 30 countries ranked in terms of internet speed. It’s no surprise who came out on top. From that post a few months...

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iPod touch, touching really is good

I missed the iPod bus and still haven’t caught it with all the stops it made to upgrade and add spin offs plus the iPhone is what a categorize as a wallet raper and when I thought about it, it didn’t make sense to go...

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X-Seed 4000 – This building this is possible

The Shimizu Mega City is just one of the many buildings completely planned out for Japan and only waiting on the materials, funding and technology to be able to bring them to fruition. One other such project is the X-Seed 4000, at 13,123 feet high,...

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