PM Abe seeking new spark for Japan high-tech, meets Silicon Valley chiefs

 In the 1980s when Sony and Toshiba were setting the agenda in the global TV and memory chip markets Japan was bristling with confidence as a hub of technological innovation.

Japan: Toshiba develops humanoid robot

The Japanese company Toshiba has designed and developed a female-like robot named Chihira.

IBM leads tech patent filings in 2013, Google accelerates

IBM has retained its patent crown in 2013, while Google climbed to No. 11 in the rankings.

Japan to cut 25% greenhouse gas emissions by 2020

Reflecting the rising demand for clean energy internationally, an energy summit was recently organised in Tokyo under the aegis of Gas One, Japan`s gas supplying company.

Tendulkar bats for green energy

Legendary batsman Sachin Tendulkar Friday advised his fans not to waste natural resources and double up efforts to save the environment.

Toshiba `could decommission Japan reactors` in 10 years

Toshiba can use expertise gained by its US subsidiary to hasten the process.

Toshiba to launch `world`s first` glasses-free 3D TV

Toshiba will offer 20-inch and 12-inch Regza GL1 Series sets in Japan from the end of December.