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Japan, is an island nation in East Asia. Japan is a developed country and has the world’s third-largest economy by nominal GDP and the world’s fourth-largest economy by purchasing power parity. Japan ranks high in metrics of prosperity such as the Human Development Index, with the Japanese population enjoying the highest life expectancy of any country in the world and the third lowest infant mortality rate.
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The annual advertising event attracted a lot of big names but also some exciting startups.
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The cash will be used for marketing and tech development as well.
The babysitting website addresses a critical issue but it has a major rival in Gree.
The best of Asia's mobile games for the week of September 5 to September 12, 2014.
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Paidy is diving into the risky side of payments by vouching for customer purchases.
There are many more options than just Rakuten and Yahoo.
We've compiled a list of eight consumer-facing emerging technologies that kids born today will take for granted by the time they're adults.
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Here are the official, unlocked prices for the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus in Australia, Hong Kong, Japan, and Singapore.