Hirata (Japan)

Type: City
Name: Hirata (Japan)
Country: Japan
Latitude: 35.439999
Longitude: 132.820007
population: 28,154
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Future 50: Akihisa Hirata

Icon asked a dozen experts and practitioners to nominate the people they think are, in some way, shaping the future. The resulting list of global talent is a snapshot that shows how young designers and architects are pushing the boundaries of their disciplines ... [Published IconEye.com - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Will Your Next Best Friend Be A Robot?

PepperPepper, Japan's first affordable social robot, goes on sale in February. It can read emotions and will be a platform for new apps.Courtesy Softbank The Japanese crowd sits hushed and somber as the character on stage turns away from his co-star, ... [Published Popular Science - New Technology, Science News, ... - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

Tokio Marine to keep JGB holdings steady, eyes U.S. yields

By Lisa Twaronite and Noriyuki HirataTOKYO, Oct 20 ( ) - Tokio Marine & Nichido FireInsurance expects to keep its Japanese bond holdings largelyunchanged this fiscal year ending in March 2015, and mightconsider buying U.S. Treasuries depending on market ... [Published Mail Online UK - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

Indonesian shuttlers pass first hurdles in Denmark

Indonesia’s men’s doubles pair of Mohammad Ahsan/Hendra Setiawan and mixed doubles duo Tontowi Ahmad/Liliyana Natsir overcame their first hurdles at the 2014 Denmark Open Super Series Premier in Odense, Denmark, on Wednesday.Ahsan/Hendra secured their ... [Published Jakarta Post - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 1 reports

Researchers Submit Patent Application, "Information Display System, Information Display Method, and Recording Medium", for Approval

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at China Weekly News -- From Washington, D.C. , VerticalNews journalists report that a patent application by the inventors Kamba, Tomonari ( Tokyo , JP); Hirata , Kyoji ( Tokyo , JP), filed on September 5, 2012 , was ... [Published 4 Traders - Oct 15 2014]
First reported Oct 10 2014 - Updated Oct 10 2014 - 2 reports

Japan's 'Mr Yen' sees dollar/yen moving in 106-111 range (Reuters)

By Tetsushi Kajimoto and Noriyuki HirataTOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's former currency czar Eisuke Sakakibara said the dollar is likely to move in a range of 106-111 yen for the time being,... ... [Published Yahoo! News Australia - Oct 10 2014]
Entities: Japan, Hirata (Japan), Tokyo
First reported Oct 10 2014 - Updated Oct 10 2014 - 1 reports

HIRATA : Robot show is more than mechanical

Franz Kafka's seminal work The Metamorphosis is famous for its themes of alienation, absurdity and now androids, as a robot takes center stage in a new theatrical adaptation.Acclaimed Japanese director Oriza Hirata worked with leading roboticist Hiroshi ... [Published 4 Traders - Oct 10 2014]
First reported Oct 08 2014 - Updated Oct 09 2014 - 1 reports

Kafka's The Metamorphosis, robot style

(AFP) - Franz Kafka's seminal work The Metamorphosis is famous for its themes of alienation, absurdity and now androids, as a robot takes centre stage in a new theatrical adaptation.Acclaimed Japanese director Oriza Hirata worked with leading roboticist ... [Published thestar.com.my - Oct 08 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Shusako Endo’s The Golden Country and “the full symphony” of Catholicism

When threatened with petty political correctness, American Catholics should bear in mind Endo’s depiction of heroic Christian witness.“Plunged into the boiling watersof Unzen, they hung on, believing this was the way to Paradise.  Even when they had huge ... [Published Catholic World Report - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Moto News Wrap Weekly with Smarty

Smarty’s Moto Wrap for Sept 16, 2014The KTM Champions Matthew Phillips and Christophe NambotinWell, he did it!! Matthew Philips is the 2014 E3 Enduro Champion and in doing so created his own piece of history by becoming the first rider to win a junior ... [Published Mcnews.com.au - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

The Mysterians: Bring on the Marka-Lites!

Y'know, I see you kids running around and getting all hot and bothered over films such as "Pacific Rim", "Transformers: Age of Extinction", "Giant Fake Flying Shark vs. Divorced Lumberjack Pittsburgh Housewives on Crack", and I can't help but shake my ... [Published Examiner.com - Sep 13 2014]

Quotes

"Of course, it's better to have a friend. But if not, robots can be an alternative easily. We can create harmony between the two, robot and human."
...information on this patent application, VerticalNews correspondents also obtained the inventors' summary information for this patent application: "An object of the present invention is to provide an information display system that, in an AR device, when display control of additional information is performed for an object, intuitively selects an object for which the display control of the additional information is performed, by using a portable pointing device."

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Future 50: Akihisa Hirata [Published IconEye.com - Oct 21 2014]
Will Your Next Best Friend Be A Robot? [Published Popular Science - New Technology, Science News, ... - Oct 21 2014]
Tokio Marine to keep JGB holdings steady, eyes ... [Published Mail Online UK - Oct 20 2014]
Indonesian shuttlers pass first hurdles in Denmark [Published Jakarta Post - Oct 16 2014]
Researchers Submit Patent Application, "Informa... [Published 4 Traders - Oct 15 2014]
Japan's 'Mr Yen' sees dollar/yen moving in 106-... [Published Yahoo! News Australia - Oct 10 2014]
Japan's 'Mr Yen' sees dollar/yen moving in 106-... [Published 4 Traders - Oct 10 2014]
HIRATA : Robot show is more than mechanical [Published 4 Traders - Oct 10 2014]
Kafka's The Metamorphosis, robot style [Published thestar.com.my - Oct 08 2014]
Shusako Endo’s The Golden Country and “the full... [Published Catholic World Report - Sep 26 2014]
Moto News Wrap Weekly with Smarty [Published Mcnews.com.au - Sep 16 2014]
The Mysterians: Bring on the Marka-Lites! [Published Examiner.com - Sep 13 2014]
Japan subway sarin attack cultist trial opens [Published Telegraph - Jan 16 2014]
Biography for Yasutoshi Hirata [Published Able2Act - Dec 22 2007]
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