Posts filed under: Digi : News

Mercedes-Benz opens virtual car showroom in Daikanyama T-Site bookstore, Japan

Mercedes-Benz has opened a virtual showroom in central Tokyo. Potential car-buyers visiting the new space inside Daikanyama’s T-Site, an upmarket bookstore by Tsutaya get to use virtual reality headsets to explore the interiors and exteriors of car models. Good way to boost...

The Future of Retail – Irodorisai 2016 event, Tokyo, Japan

From August 24th to September 6th, the Irodorisai 2016 event at Isetan Shinjuku, Mitsukoshi Nihonbashi and Mitsukoshi Ginza introduces the future of retail technologies. This is an event not to be missed ! There is a FabCafe pop-up at Mitsukoshi Gina with a “robotic barista”, but...

Hatsune Miku on LUX new commercials, Japan (from August 30th)

Hatsune Miku has been announced to star in a 60-second Lux commercial scheduled for release on August 30th. The CM aims to promote the new shampoo & conditioner series in line “Lux Super Rich Shine Straight & Beauty”, and will feature the theme...

Future Me | Jobs of the Future – Hakuhodo, Japan

Always wanted to know what are the jobs of the future? Find out what you could do in 2030+ ! Browse future jobs, and create your personal schedule. Website: https://future.h-mp-recruit.jp    ...

Ready for the next VR MMO experience?

VR MMO (short for Virtual Reality Massively Multiplayer Online)– game is a virtual reality multiplayer video game capable of supporting hundreds or thousands of players simultaneously. By necessity, they are played mostly on the Internet, and usually feature at least...

1/1 GIANT MINI 4WD PROJECT, Japan

Who is Tamiya? It all started in 1946, when Mr. Yoshio Tamiya, the founder, opened a saw mill and lumber business in Shizuoka, Japan. Tamiya ventured into modeling in 1948, with a scale wooden ship model kit. Since then, Tamiya...

IJC Museum, Is Japan Cool ? World’s First VR Art Gallery, or “Museum in the Cloud” by ANA

All Nippon Airway’s (ANA) launched a groundbreaking virtual reality (VR) art gallery, called IJC Museum. That’s right, Art itself exists now in a floating virtual world. The world’s first “Museum in the Cloud”, the IJC Museum is the latest innovation...

Chinese phones Huawei and Xiaomi vs Apple and Samsung

With Chinese phone makers such as Huawei and Xiaomi, it is fair to say that Chinese brands have surpassed Samsung in China and are encroaching on Apple’s turf…. In the coming years, analysts forecast that these cheap Android phones with...

Elevenplay dance performances with drones and robots, Japan

I am not quite sure how to describe ElevenPlay …. let’s say it’s a beautiful dancing company casting the best dancers to interact with robots, drones, and hardware in general- While strange at first, after watching 2 or 3 projects from them,...

Wearables, drones, talking robots at Tokyo Toy Show 2015, Japan

The International Tokyo Toy Show, started this week, from 18- 21 June, at Tokyo Big Sight in the Odaiba district. The event drew 149 Japanese and 19 overseas exhibitors. Visit the website here: http://www.toys.or.jp/toyshow/outline_en.html Japan Toy Association: http://www.toys.or.jp  Link: http://ccp-jp.com/toy/  A CCP showcased...

The Underground Drone racing, mini quads power

The Air Show is happening right now in France, and I am really excited about the release of the new- A350 XWB jetliner. You can watch Paris Air Show – day 1 highlights here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ADQZ1Fbyf9w Visit Paris Air Show here:...

We are graduating from the Founder Institute, So how was it ?

I started the Founder institute in March, 3 months ago; it feels longer than 3 months ago, make it the equivalent of 6 months…. The Founder Institute is the world’s largest entrepreneur training and startup launch program, helping aspiring founders...