Technology

Japan digital currency exchange hacked, losing $60 million

Sep 20, 2018

Japanese digital currency exchange hacked; $60 million worth of cryptocurrencies stolen

Will flying cars take off? Japan's government hopes so

Sep 18, 2018

Japan starts vertical-takeoff 'flying cars' project, working with airline, Toyota startup, Uber

Moonstruck Japan tycoon to blast off on 1st SpaceX trip

Sep 18, 2018

Japanese billionaire due to blast off on SpaceX mission a fashion tycoon, art collector

China announces tariff hike on $60B of U.S. products in response to Trump duty increase in technology dispute

Sep 18, 2018

China announces tariff hike on $60B of U.S. products in response to Trump duty increase in technology dispute

Chinese official: Beijing should target goods needed by US

Sep 17, 2018

Former Chinese finance minister says Beijing should press Washington to end their tariff battle by restricting exports of goods needed by American companies

US lawmakers urge export restrictions targeting Xinjiang

Sep 12, 2018

Two U.S. lawmakers are urging the extension of American export restrictions to prevent sales of equipment that could be used in China's massive security clampdown targeting the Xinjiang region's native Muslim population

China puts off licenses for US companies amid tariff battle

Sep 12, 2018

China puts off accepting license applications from U.S. companies in midst of tariff battle

Asian stocks mixed as investors await US tariff hike

Sep 11, 2018

Asian stocks mixed as investors wait for U.S. decision on tariff hike in tech battle with China

Wildlife group: Exotic pets trade activity rises on Facebook

Sep 10, 2018

A wildlife monitoring group says research it has conducted since 2016 has found a sharp increase in the number of people belonging to Facebook groups in Thailand where endangered animals are bought and sold

Japan's power supply system weak link in times of disaster

Sep 7, 2018

Japan's power supply system weak link in times of disaster