Friday, June 19, 2015
Japan is holding its first ever toilet design contest, with organizers looking for "most comfortable," "cheapest for the developing world" and "safest for women," officials have said.
Sunday, June 14, 2015
Under rotating ceiling fans in hot, crowded bars, an edgier form of entertainment is emerging in China that reflects greater cultural freedom: stand-up comedy.
Friday, June 12, 2015
Google on Wednesday unveiled a company devoted to making a thriving business out of solving big-city problems such as overpriced housing and traffic-snarled streets.
Mobile messaging giant Line on Thursday launched a digital music streaming service in Japan, stepping into a largely untapped market still dominated by sales of compact discs.
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Microsoft on Tuesday unveiled an Xbox One console with double the memory space that will hit the market as the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) video game extravaganza gets under way next week.
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Apple announced a major new foray into streaming music on Monday as it showed off a host of new software features for its iPhones, iPads and Mac computers.
Tuesday, June 9, 2015
A woman who ran a Maine country inn for more than two decades can retire now that she's found a new owner through an essay contest.
Sunday, June 7, 2015
For the first time, they gobbled up treats, walked on grass and rolled in the dirt -- things many American dogs take for granted.
Saturday, June 6, 2015
An orientation system designed by four Taiwanese students to help the visually impaired keep track of their direction while on the move was selected as one of the eight best concepts submitted for an iF Student Design Award in 2015.
Taiwan-produced sausage, Oolong tea, honey blacktea, soy sauce and whisky impressed juries of the International Taste & Quality Institute (iTQi), with 21 Taiwanese items winning a Superior Taste Award from the institute this year.