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Japan is the latest country to challenge Facebook to improve security

The latest Facebook data breach is prompting scrutiny on the world stage. On Monday, the Japanese government asked Facebook to be more proactive and transparent about protecting its users' dataReuters learned of the request via a statement from
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Elon Musk reveals the first passenger SpaceX will send around the moon

SpaceX has announced the identity of its first passenger to fly on its forthcoming BFR spacecraft, headed around the moon in 2023. Yusaku Maezawa, the 42-year-old billionaire founder of Japan's colossal online fashion mall, Zozotown, will fly around
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Researchers in Japan are developing a brain-controlled robotic arm

It's all about multi-tasking, as participants were asked to utilize their own two hands while also using their brain to control a third robotic limb.  The research team at Advanced Telecommunications Research Institute in Japan says the
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Apple's 6.1-inch iPhone to come in a bunch of new colors, but not the ones you thought

Apple's upcoming 6.1-inch iPhone — that's the cheap, LCD one — is rumored to come in a variety of colors unseen since the launch of iPhone 5c.  We've heard that in a July report by Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, but now Japanese blog
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Dramatic photos show the devastating flooding and landslides in Japan

Japan is experiencing what could be one of the worst weather-related disasters in its history, following the heaviest rainfall the country has experienced for decades. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe warned of a "race against time" to rescue flood victims
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Japanese railway company apologises for train leaving 25 seconds too early

Look, you wouldn't catch us complaining if a train left just that little bit early. But in Japan, where the railway system is famous for being consistently punctual, no more or less, leaving too soon doesn't quite fly with authorities. SEE ALSO:
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Yes, Coca-Cola slushies in a pouch are a thing

Japan seems to be the place to be if you want wild Coca-Cola variations. Not content with talking about putting booze in their soda, the drinks company has debuted a slushie version that does away with those Frozen Coke machines that seem to break
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Japan now has a Pokémon governor and it's not who you'd think

The Udon prefecture in Japan, previously known as the Kagawa prefecture, just appointed their first Pokémon governor. We're really hoping this is just a joke gone viral. Read more...More about Mashable Video, Japan, Pokemon, Press Conference

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