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Sony calls for unplugging laptops amid overheating

April 12, 2014 - 23:51
Sony Corp. said Friday that battery overheating has caused burns to three Vaio Fit 11A notebook personal computers. (The Japan News)
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Many Windows XP PCs not upgraded at Japan local govts

April 9, 2014 - 07:51
Faced with budget shortages, many local municipalities in Japan were unable to upgrade their personal computers running on Microsoft Corp.'s Windows XP to a new operating system before the U.S. firm ended support for the OS on Wednesday. (Jiji Press)
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Japan to e-mail missile, terror alerts to mobile phones

March 28, 2014 - 23:08
The Japanese Fire and Disaster Management Agency said Friday that it will introduce a system on Tuesday to automatically send alerts on any ballistic missile launches, major terror attacks and other contingencies by e-mail to mobile phones. (Jiji Press)
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Japan's first 'e-sports' facility scores big in Tokyo's Akihabara

March 15, 2014 - 23:41
Japan's only facility exclusively dedicated to electronic sports has been drawing crowds to Tokyo's Akihabara since its opening on Jan. 25. (Asahi)
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