Kyoto, Japan Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Kyoto, Japan. (Page 4)

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  1. Robot Cheerleaders Perform in Perfect UnisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Hispanic Business

    A Japanese firm is showing off its group-control technology with a team of robot "cheerleaders" who roll atop balls and perform a synchronized routine. The Murata Cheerleaders, created by Kyoto electronics and robotics company Murata Manufacturing, have rolling balls for lower halves and each one is equipped with three gyro-sensors "to detect pitch, roll and yaw for 360-degree control," the company said.

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  2. Video: Robot cheerleaders perform synchronized routineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | UPI

    A Japanese firm is showing off its group-control technology with a team of robot "cheerleaders" who roll atop balls and perform a synchronized routine. The Murata Cheerleaders , created by Kyoto electronics and robotics company Murata Manufacturing, have rolling balls for lower halves and each one is equipped with three gyro-sensors "to detect pitch, roll and yaw for 360-degree control," the company said.

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  3. Japan's cabinet rocked by new claims of links to neo-Nazis who target the ethnic Korean populationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Independent

    Members of the far-right group, Zaitokukai, visit Korean communities in Japanese cities, screaming slogans such as 'cockroaches' and 'kill, kill Koreans' Several members of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's cabinet, including the Police Minister, have been forced to deny their neo-Nazi links after photographs surfaced of them posing with far-right figures. In the latest episode, Eriko Yamatani, head of the National Public Safety Commission, rejected claims that she had a 15-year association with the former leader of an ultra-right group that spouts crude racism against Koreans.

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  4. MomentumA Righteous NationRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | American Reporter

    Stopping into the Misawa bookstore for a fun book to read as I prepared to travel for another 10 days, I spotted T.C. Boyle's newest book, The Women. T.C. is the father of my son's best friend.

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  5. The Cause Behind Melting Dreamliner Batteries Is Still a MysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Skift

    Japan's transportation authority failed to find the cause of a lithium-ion battery meltdown on a Boeing Co. 787 almost a year after the incidents led to a three-month grounding of the fleet by U.S. and Japanese regulators.

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  6. Japans Condom Recipe BookRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Austrian Times

    It might not be as sexy as oysters and chocolate but recipes from this new Japanese cookbook Condom Dishes I Want to Make for You should still help lovers get in the mood. From Condom Sushi to Condom Escargot in Butter, the cookbook features eleven stuffed condom recipes for people to try out at home.

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  7. Consider This Your Secret Weapon For Catching Her Attention This FallRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | AskMen

    Here's a sampling of the best grooming products available so that you can look your best this September. If your usual cologne is sprayed from an aerosol can, or if you've never even heard of a moisturizer, it's time to step your game up.

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  8. Japan probe fails to find cause of 787 battery meltdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Wichita Eagle

    Japan's transportation authority failed to find the cause of a lithium-ion battery meltdown on a Boeing 787 almost a year after the incidents led to a three- month grounding of the fleet by U.S. and Japanese regulators. A build-up of lithium, a metal fragment or damage to a cell separator may have caused a short circuit in the battery, the Japan Transport Safety Board said in a statement Thursday.

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  9. Hate speech in Japan: Spin and substanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Economist

    IN OSAKA's strongly Korean Tsuruhashi district, a 14-year-old Japanese girl went out into the streets last year calling through a loudspeaker for a massacre of Koreans. In Tokyo's Shin-Okubo neighbourhood, home to one of the largest concentrations of Koreans in Japan, many people say the level of anti-foreigner vitriol-on the streets and on the internet-is without modern precedent.

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  10. Japan rolls out afro-topped cheerleading swarm robotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | PC World

    So-called swarm robots, which have recently emerged from robotics labs, have long been a staple of scary science-fiction films. But a new swarm robot group from Japan puts a distinctively "kawaii," or cute, spin on the concept.

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  11. Murata unveils cheerleader robots that really are team playersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Japan Times

    Murata Manufacturing Co. unveiled a group of "next-generation" robots Thursday that are shaped like miniature cheerleaders, can communicate with one another and move in a swarm.

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  12. MomentumA Righteous NationRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | American Reporter

    Stopping into the Misawa bookstore for a fun book to read as I prepared to travel for another 10 days, I spotted T.C. Boyle's newest book, The Women. T.C. is the father of my son's best friend.

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  13. Japan Fails to Find Why ANA's Boeing 787 Battery Melted DownRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Washington Post

    Japan's transportation authority failed to find the cause of a lithium-ion battery meltdown on a Boeing Co. 787 almost a year after the incidents led to a three- month grounding of the fleet by U.S. and Japanese regulators.

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  14. New York: Sby highlights policies on forest protectionRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Asia News Network

    Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono presented four national forest protection policies to preserve nature and the climate during his speech at the UN Climate Summit on forests at the Economic and Social Council chamber at the UN Headquarters in New York City on Tuesday. "Based on our experience, we have four policies on forest preservation in Indonesia," he said at the session, which was opened by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon.

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  15. Japan rolls out cheerleading swarm robotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | ComputerWorld

    So-called swarm robots, which have recently emerged from robotics labs, have long been a staple of scary science-fiction films. But a new swarm robot group from Japan puts a distinctively "kawaii," or cute, spin on the concept.

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  16. Japan Fails to Find Cause of ANA's Boeing 787 Battery MeltdownRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Bloomberg

    Japan 's transportation authority failed to find the cause of a lithium-ion battery meltdown on a Boeing Co. 787 almost a year after the incidents led to a three-month grounding of the fleet by U.S. and Japanese regulators.

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  17. Japan's bullet train hits half centuryRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Art Daily

    This picture taken on August 1, 2014 shows a visitor looking at a miniature model of Japan's first bullet train at the railway museum in Omiya, Saitama prefecture. Fifty years ago, the first bullet train pulled out of Tokyo station and hurtled across the countryside, heralding Japan's arrival as a modern economic powerhouse with a transport system soon to become the envy of the world.

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  18. Burlington resident to receive honour from JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | InsideHalton.com

    The commendations are given to individuals and organizations from various fields for their contributions toward the promotion of friendship between Japan and other countries. Ciprietti, a 46-year resident of Burlington, is the founding president of The Japan Society and has been its president and CEO since 1993.

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  19. Food Q&A Chef's, paring knives must-havesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Home

    Q. What one or two kinds of knives are must-haves? And can you make any specific suggestions of brands to buy? A. Chef's knife. With this workhorse, you can do almost everything.

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  20. Happy 125th birthday NintendoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | BetaNews

    Happy birthday to Nintendo, a company that has touched the childhoods of so many gamers with its imaginative games and zany consoles. On this special occasion, we thought we'd explore the company's long and varied journey and ask how can the company ensure that Mario is still collecting coins in 2050? The birth of Nintendo for the bulk of today's gamers may be marked by the creation of its trademark Donkey Kong and Mario characters in 1981.

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