October 31, 2016
Mr. Tetsuya Miyamoto

KenKen Puzzle Inventor’s Tips for Engineers to Think “Outside the Box”

One of the most important skills you can have in the field of engineering is the ability to think progressively and outside the box. It’s always […]
September 9, 2016
wearables tech con

Wearables TechCon 2016: The Rise of Emotionally-Intelligent Wearable Devices (Interview with JR Alaoui of Eyeris)

The influx of wearable tech and IoT into our everyday lives means more data is collected about our functioning and habits than ever before. Monitoring devices […]
June 14, 2016
Soccer data

Score A Wealth Of Soccer Data From This Startups Eagle Eye

We interviewed a startup from Kyoto Japan, Up Performa, who was selected for the “Frontier Makers Development Assistance Program” by the Japanese Ministry of Economy, Trade, […]
June 7, 2016
make an electric circuit

College Startup AgIC Introduce Printable Electrical Circuits

In this post, we will be shining a spotlight on manufacturing innovators. AgIC is a startup sponsored by Tokyo University that has gained notice for innovative […]
May 29, 2016
product launch ideas

Akerun: From Product Launch Ideas In A Bar To A Successful IoT Startup

It all started at a Japanese pub. We hear stories about great product launch ideas at a café, starting with a piece of napkin to sketch […]
May 25, 2016
innovation success factors

Innovation Success Factors from the Creator of Rapiro

We like to highlight innovators in making and building things who teach us success factors we can use. For this post, we talked to Shota Ishiwatari, the […]
May 22, 2016
Mastering Soldering

Japanese Aerospace Engineer Shares Secret to Mastering Soldering

When you hear “master craftsmen”, whom do you think of first? Builders of temples, carpenters, mechanics and tradesmen might come to mind, but they are not […]