Japan Teenage Olympic Stars Look Ahead To Rio

Japan teenage Olympic stars look ahead to RioJapan's teenage athletes have returned from the London Olympics, setting their sights on the Rio de Janeiro games in four years.

"I've been practicing since the day after returning. Yesterday was the first break since getting back, so I watched online videos of the athletes of other countries who performed with me," said gymnast Asuka Teramoto, 16, who took 11th place in the individual all-around event, the highest place among Japanese athletes in London. "I was able to perform like always. I got good advice from competitor Rie Tanaka that if I sang before performing I wouldn't get nervous."

A Closer Look At Sony Mobile Bravia Engine

A closer look at Sony Mobile BRAVIA EngineGuys,

I just wanted to flag something our good friends at Developer World pulled together yesterday – an in-depth explanation of Mobile BRAVIA Engine.

Mobile BRAVIA Engine is a signature Sony technology that comes locked and loaded in most Xperia smartphones.

Yamaha Lorenzo And Spies Look Forward To Sachsenring

Yamaha Lorenzo and Spies Look Forward to SachsenringYamaha Factory Racing riders Ben Spies and Jorge Lorenzo move to Sachsenring this week for the Grand Prix of Germany, the second of three consecutive race weekends. Championship leader Lorenzo will be looking to make up for last weekend's disastrous Assen TT. He was taken out on the first corner on lap one of the race, destroying his 25 point advantage over Casey Stoner and leaving him with a sprained ankle. Lorenzo has yet to take a victory at the Sachsenring circuit but has finished in second place for the last three consecutive years.

Lolita Look Returns To Its Spiritual Home In London

Lolita look returns to its spiritual home in LondonThe close links between Japan’s “Lolita” fashions and British design are the subject of a new show at London’s famous Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A).

Beside the samurai swords and exquisite examples of 17th century Arita-ware porcelain for which the museum’s Japanese gallery is best known, nine new mannequins are showing off the outrageous frills and ostentatious fancies of the contemporary Japanese street.

Lexus Launches New Look Rx Range

New York Auto Show 2012 : 2013 Lexus RX 350 F SPORT Lexus has launched the new-look RX range, featuring greater driving dynamics, a new model, greater drivetrain choice, bold styling and increased value.

The new-look RX range has benefitted from chassis revisions and improvements across the range to increase steering response and driving enjoyment.

Sony Releases New Spring Look Vaio E Series 14p

Sony releases new spring look VAIO E Series 14PEveryone can express their personal style this spring with VAIO E Series 14P – the 35.5cm (14”) notebook from Sony that’s made for smarter, easier everyday computing.

At home, on campus or carried easily to the nearest café, new VAIO E Series stands out from the crowd with its soft, discreetly reassuring ‘wrap-around’ design. Three fresh colours – white, black or pink – are accented by complementary colour flourishes around the notebook’s edge, lid, touchpad and keyboard. Chic, individual credentials are emphasized further by the aluminium speaker bezel.

New Look Lexus Lx Offers More Equipment , Better Value

Detroit 2013 Lexus Introduces 2013 LX 570 Luxury Utility Vehicle at North American International Auto ShowLexus has introduced in Australia its new-look LX 570 with new features, revised model line-up and more competitive pricing than its predecessor.

Sporting a bold new face featuring Lexus' signature spindle grille, the new LX 570 SUV also receives new 20-inch alloy wheels along with exterior and interior styling updates.

New LED daytime running lights complement a new headlamp design and larger fog lamp surrounds.

People Look At A Colorful "digital Hanging Scroll" Projection

People look at a colorful "digital hanging scroll" projectionPeople look at a colorful "digital hanging scroll" projected on the walls of Fukuoka Prefecture's Korokan Historical Museum in Fukuoka's Chuo Ward on March 27, 2012. The museum and a stone wall at the remains of Fukuoka Castle in the city were illuminated in the rare digital art projection, compiled of some 1 million digital images, as part of this year's municipal government-run Fukuoka Castle Cherry Blossom Festival that began on March 28.

The Hippest New Look On Tokyo Streets: Independent Sexy

The hippest new look on Tokyo streets: independent sexyEven many first-time visitors to Tokyo know that the Shibuya district is the trendy fashion center for Japan's teenagers and young adults.

The Tokyo hot spot draws handfuls of fashionistas decked out in the latest hip couture, who in turn, attract a strong following of fashion magazines and street-fashion blogs.

Numerous Japanese fashion trends were born in these streets: the flashy high-school girl "kogyaru" look; Lolitas dressed up like Victorian dolls; and the casual street style known as "urahara," which literally means the "back street of Harajuku."