Japanese Startup Sends Rocket Into Space

Japanese startup sends rocket into space

Japanese startup Interstellar Technologies has become the first private firm in the country to send a rocket into space.

The company launched a 10-meter-long rocket at 5:45 a.m. on Saturday from the town of Taiki in Hokkaido.

Msdf Sends First Vessel To China In 7 Years

MSDF sends first vessel to China in 7 years

Japan's Maritime Self-Defense Force has sent a vessel to China for the first time in more than seven years in a sign of improving relations between the two countries.

The destroyer Suzutsuki arrived in the port city of Qingdao in Shandong Province on Sunday ahead of an international naval review that will be held on Tuesday to mark the 70th anniversary of the Chinese Navy.

Ioc President Sends Message Of Support To Ikee

IOC president sends message of support to Ikee

The president of the International Olympic Committee has sent a message to Japanese swimming star Rikako Ikee saying "wishing you all the best for your recovery." Ikee was recently diagnosed with leukemia.

Thomas Bach on Wednesday tweeted from the official Olympic account, saying "Joining with all your millions of fans to send you all my best wishes. Now just concentrate on getting better."

1,150hp Toyota 86 Sends Out A Burnout Message That Can Be Seen From Space [w/video]

1,150HP Toyota 86 Sends Out A Burnout Message That Can Be Seen From Space [w/Video]

Toyota won't be trying to contact any extraterrestrial entities with their latest trick, instead it will promote their (GT) 86 by burning enough rubber to create a shape visible from space.

For this unique challenge, they have turned to Fredric Aasbo, a Formula Drift World Champion, and his ride - the Icom Toyota Express Service 86-X, a competition version of the sports car that uses a 3.4-liter turbo'd straight-six engine, massaged to feed 1,150 horses to the wheels.

V8-powered Mazda Rx-7 Sends Mclaren, Porsche And Lambo Back Home Crying

V8-Powered Mazda RX-7 Sends McLaren, Porsche And Lambo Back Home CryingSince the third-generation Mazda RX-7 can easily be characterized as a "sleeper" due to the fact that it weighs very little, giving it over 600 HP to play with is almost unfair, for its opponents.
The power comes from a turbocharged Chevy LS V8 engine and in case you're wondering, it's more than enough to send the likes of the McLaren 12C, Lamborghini Gallardo and even a tuned Porsche 911 Turbo S packing, tail between legs and all.

Abe Sends Congratulatory Message To Trump

Abe sends congratulatory message to TrumpJapanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has sent a message to Donald Trump to congratulate him on his inauguration as president of the United States.
Referring to his meeting with Trump last November, Abe said it was a great pleasure to have a candid exchange of views at Trump's home in New York.

Soccer: Kanazaki Header Sends Kashima Into Final Vs Urawa

Soccer: Kanazaki header sends Kashima into final vs UrawaMu Kanazaki's second-half goal proved to be the difference as Kashima Antlers reached the J-League championship playoff final with a 1-0 win at Kawasaki Frontale on Wednesday.
Kashima will face Urawa Reds in the home-and-away final on Nov. 29 and Dec. 3. Urawa had an automatic place in the final as the team with the most points in the overall standings.

Late Kobayashi Winner Sends Frontale Into Playoffs

Late Kobayashi winner sends Frontale into playoffsYu Kobayashi struck in the 105th minute as Kawasaki Frontale qualified for their first J. League Championship Playoff with a dramatic 3-2 win over Yokohama F. Marinos on Sunday.
Kenta Kano and Koji Miyoshi had given Kawasaki a two-goal lead going into injury time but with nine minutes added on because of Frontale goalkeeper Shota Arai’s second-half injury substitution, Marinos managed to level with goals from Kosuke Nakamachi and Sho Ito in the 96th and 98th minutes.

Sony Sends Out Invite To A Playstation Event For September 7

Sony Sends Out Invite To A PlayStation Event For September 7A rumor from a couple of days ago suggested that Sony could be holding an event in September in which the PS4 Neo will be officially revealed. Right now all we know is that the console is real, but for whatever reason Sony decided not to show it off at E3 2016 a couple of months ago, but we guess the wait is coming to an end.

Sony Sends Out Mwc 2016 Invites For February 22nd

Sony sends out MWC 2016 invites for February 22ndSony Mobile is a constant presence at Mobile World Congress (MWC), so it makes sense for the handset maker to announce a press event at the trade fair.
According to the invitation sent to the media, Sony press conference at MWC 2016 will take place on February 22, a few days after Samsung's Unpacked event.

Toyota Sends Aid To Nepal Earthquake Victims

Toyota Sends Aid to Nepal Earthquake VictimsToyota has pledged to send aid to those affected by a massive earthquake in Nepal.
The Japanese automaker has pledged 10 million yen ($83,959 USD) to Japan Platform, an international emergency humanitarian aid organization that is helping to clean up the devastation in Nepal.