Japan Tech: Insight from Akihabara News

February 15th, 2011By Category: Uncategorized

We are seeing a growing number of IT-related jobs appear on GaijinPot, a trend you can expect to see more of going forward. Like the last 2 weeks, we are teaming up with news site Akihabara News to bring you the latest headlines from within the tech industry.

Akihabara News is one of the most respected tech sites on the web and has been reporting from the heart of Tokyo’s geek and tech scene for nearly 10 years.

This week’s top news:

Pac’n Twit, Japan invents a PacMac Twitter Client

Like Mixi, Twitter has became an impressive force to be reckoned with in Japan, and with the popularity of gaming in Japan, there was only one logical outcome.

Full Story.

YouTube and LG to bring full 3D experience to mobile devices

With the advent of 3D phones in Japan, people are going to need 3D video content to make the most of them — something that YouTube and LG are teaming up to make happen.

Full Story.

Samsung unveils new Galaxy S2

NTT Docomo has just launched its biggest Android smart phone to date and now Samsung has released info on its follow-up.

Full Story.



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