Diet Renovation To Allow Barrier-free Access

Diet renovation to allow barrier-free access

A Japanese upper house committee has decided to modify the Diet building to allow two newly elected lawmakers with severe disabilities barrier-free access.

Yasuhiko Funago, who has amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or ALS, and Eiko Kimura, who can hardly move her limbs, won in Sunday's upper house election. They stood for a new party called Reiwa Shinsengumi.

Misawa Mayor To Allow Resumption Of F-35 Flights

Misawa mayor to allow resumption of F-35 flights

The mayor of Misawa City in Aomori Prefecture has decided to allow the resumption of flight operations of F-35 stealth fighter jets deployed at an Air Self-Defense Force base in the city.

Sources say Misawa mayor Yoshinori Kohiyama will inform the Defense Ministry of his decision as early as Thursday afternoon.

Sony Will No Longer Allow Retailers To Sell Ps4 Digital Game Codes

Sony Will No Longer Allow Retailers To Sell PS4 Digital Game Codes

This was ideal for customers who would prefer not to hand over payment information like credit card details to companies such as Sony. Unfortunately, that will no longer be an option. Speaking to The Verge, Sony has confirmed that starting 1st of April, retailers will no longer be able to sell digital game codes for the PS4.

A company spokesperson was quoted as saying, “We can confirm that as of April 1, 2019, Sony Interactive Entertainment will no longer offer full games through SIE’s Global Digital at Retail program. This decision was made in order to continue to align key businesses globally. To support full games and premium editions, SIE will introduce increased denominations at select retailers. DLC, add-ons, virtual currency, and season passes will still be available.”

Android Q Could Allow Users To Reverse App Updates

Android Q Could Allow Users To Reverse App Updates

Updates are usually something to look forward to since they bring about improvements, bug fixes, and new features to an app. However sometimes there is a chance that an update could actually end up breaking an app, or changing it in such a way that you don’t find particularly useful.

Unless you’re willing to delete the app and flash an older APK of the app, there’s really not much one can do about it. However with Android Q, it seems that Google could be giving users the option to reverse an app’s update. This is according to a report from XDA Developers who are exploring more features inside a recently leaked Android Q build.

Road Traffic Law Draft To Allow For Self-driving

Road traffic law draft to allow for self-driving

Japan's National Police Agency on Thursday released a draft proposal of a revised road traffic law that for the first time includes provisions for self-driving automobiles.

The proposal is in line with the government's goal for practical operation by 2020 of autonomous vehicles on highways. That goal would have the person in the driver's seat leave all aspects of driving to the control system.

Sony May Soon Allow Psn Username Changes

Sony May Soon Allow PSN Username Changes

It’s not possible to change your PlayStation Network username. If you made one years ago that’s embarrassing for you now then the only option you have left is to ditch that account and make a new one because as it stands, changing PSN usernames is not possible. Sony might finally let you do that, though, if a new report is to be believed.

Japan To Allow Foreign Trainees To Stay Longer

Japan to allow foreign trainees to stay longer

The Japanese government has decided to create a new visa that will allow foreign nationals with certain skills to work in Japan for up to 5 years. Technical trainees would be able to extend their stay for a maximum of 5 years.

Government officials are working to compile an economic and fiscal reform policy that is expected to be approved by a Cabinet meeting next month.

Olympic Golf Setting To Permit Female Members

Olympic golf scene to permit female individualsA golf club assigned as the scene for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics has chosen to permit ladies to wind up distinctly full individuals. Kasumigaseki Country Club has been a male-just green since its opening in 1929.
Board individuals consistently voted in favor of ladies to wind up individuals at a meeting at the club house in Kawagoe City, north of Tokyo. They consented to change the decide that confined the participation to men.

Nra To Allow Part Of Frozen Soil Wall At Fukushima Plant

NRA to allow part of frozen soil wall at Fukushima plantThe nation’s nuclear watchdog decided that Tokyo Electric Power Co. can start freezing soil in a limited area around crippled reactor buildings at the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant to prevent radioactive water accumulating in the buildings from leaking into the ground.

Sony Playstation Tv Hacked Allows Added Flexibility

Sony PlayStation TV Hacked Allows Added FlexibilityThe PlayStation TV from Sony made its way over to the US in October last year, and there has been not much news about this particular living room peripheral since then. I suppose it more or less existed, and did not really light up the market, but this does not mean that it has not received the attention of those those are curious to know how things run in the back end. In other words, hackers. Well, it seems that the PlayStation TV has been hacked, which would allow it to run just about everything.

Tokyo University Of The Arts To Allow Early Graduation

Tokyo University of the Arts to allow early graduationTokyo University of the Arts will introduce an early graduation program (see below) for students enrolled in the Faculty of Music through an early admission program to start in the academic year of 2016, with the aim of developing young musicians who can perform on the international stage.