Hayabusa2 Landing To Be Decided In August

Hayabusa2 landing to be decided in August

Japan's space agency says it will decide in late August where to land its Hayabusa2 probe on an asteroid about 300 million kilometers from Earth.

The Hayabusa2 spacecraft arrived at about 20,000 meters from the asteroid called Ryugu about 2 weeks ago, on June 27th. The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency launched it 4 years ago.

Keyakizaka46 To Release Their 7th Single In August

Keyakizaka46 to release their 7th single in August

Keyakizaka46 will release their seventh single (currently untitled) on August 15.

This comes about six months since the release of their last single "Garasu wo Ware!" The upcoming single will include the CM song for Lawson's 'Speed Kuji' campaign. Its title and other details will be revealed later. 

Hyde's Next Single To Be Released In August

HYDE's next single to be released in August

HYDE's new single "AFTER LIGHT" will be released on August 1. 

HYDE is already set to release "WHO'S GONNA SAVE US," his first solo single in over 12 years, on June 27. The title track of the upcoming single is a number that portrays an individual chasing the light and searching for an answer while fighting their way through the darkness. As the coupling track, the single will include a self-cover of "KISS OF DEATH" which was provided to Nakashima Mika. 

Stu48 To Release Their 2nd Single In August

STU48 to release their 2nd single in August

STU48 will release their second single (currently untitled) on August 29.

This announcement was made on June 17 during the handshake event for the theater edition of AKB48's 52nd single "Teacher Teacher" at Nagoya Dome. The 16 senbatsu members for the single was projected onto the back screen of the venue. Following their first single, Takino Yumiko will serve as the center. First time senbatsu members include Oki Yuka, Kai Kokoa, and Nakamura Mai. 

Nogizaka46 To Release 21st Single In August

Nogizaka46 to release 21st single in August

Nogizaka46 will release their 21st single (currently untitled) on August 8. 

This was announced on June 17 at the end of their regular program 'Nogizaka Kojichuu'. The upcoming single will be the group's first since Ikoma Rina graduated in May. Stay tuned for more details!

Aaa To Release New Album In August, Hold Dome Tour This Fall

AAA to release new album in August, hold dome tour this fall

AAA will release their new album "COLOR A LIFE" on August 29. To coincide with this release, they will hold a nationwide tour called 'AAA DOME TOUR 2018 COLOR A LIFE' from September. 

The group made this announcement on May 26 on the first day of their live tour 'AAA FAN MEETING ARENA TOUR 2018~FAN FUN FAN~' at Osaka-jo Hall. On the album, Urata Naoya commented, "We are making a great album, so please look forward to it!"

Gesu No Kiwami Otome. To Release New Album In August

Gesu no Kiwami Otome. to release new album in August

Gesu no Kiwami Otome. will release their new album "Sukinara Towanai" on August 29. 

The album will include a total of 11 tracks, such as the band's 12th anniversary digital single "Mou Setsunai to wa Iwasenai," the title number for "Tatakatte Shimau yo" (released in January), and its coupling song "Image Senryaku." The Limited Edition will come with a DVD containing footage from their MTV Unplugged performance at Toyosu PIT. 

F1 2018 For Ps4, Xbox One, And Pc Releases This August

F1 2018 For PS4, Xbox One, And PC Releases This August


Formula 1 fans who like stepping into a virtual race car will be delighted to find out that Codemasters has confirmed today when the F1 2018 game is going to be released. The title will arrive for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC later this year in August, on the weekend of the Formula 1 2018 Belgian Grand Prix at the iconic Spa-Francorchamps Circuit to be precise.

Codemasters, the developer of this title, releases a new iteration of the game almost every year which is why it was not surprising to hear that there’s going to be a Formula 1 2018 title as well. The developer says that the new game will immerse players into the world of Formula 1 more than ever before.

Otsuka Ai To Tour Asia In August

Otsuka Ai to tour Asia in August

Otsuka Ai will hold a live tour called 'AIO PIANO at ASIA' this August. 

It's been about three years since the singer has toured Asia. For the upcoming tour, she is scheduled to perform three shows; one in Taiwan and two in China. Tickets will be available for purchase to the general public starting May 23. 

Flower Flower's Yui Divorced Back In August

FLOWER FLOWER's yui divorced back in August

It's been revealed that FLOWER FLOWER's yui (Vo, G) had gotten divorced back in August.

yui married a non-celebrity man in April of 2015 and gave birth to twin boys in August of the same year. According to her agency, the divorce was finalized in August, and yui has custody of their sons.

Xperia Xa And Xa Ultra Get August 2017 Security Patches

Xperia XA and XA Ultra get August 2017 security patches

Sony Mobile has updated the Xperia XA and Xperia XA Ultra with new firmware updates that adds the 5 August 2017 security patches. There is no change to Android version, so both handsets remain on Android 7.0 Nougat. The Xperia XA moves from build number 33.3.A.0.131 to version 33.3.A.1.97, while Xperia XA Ultra moves from build number 36.1.A.0.182 to version 36.1.A.1.86. If you have downloaded the update, let us know your impressions in the comments below.

Xperia Xz Premium Updated With August Security Patch (45.0.a.7.120)

Xperia XZ Premium updated with August security patch (45.0.A.7.120)Sony Mobile has updated the Xperia XZ Premium moving the build number from 45.0.A.7.90 to version 45.0.A.7.120. The latest update adds the 1 August 2017 Android security patch, with few other differences. Sony has still not added double tap to wake, but we hope this is on the company's agenda at some point. If you've updated, let us know your impressions in the comments below.