Rice And Bamboo Shoots, Sweet Yet Bitter, Heralds Arrival Of Spring

Rice and bamboo shoots, sweet yet bitter, heralds arrival of spring

Although it was not quite in season yet, the freshly parboiled bamboo shoot tasted amazingly sweet. The subtle tang in the aftertaste suggested the arrival of spring.

Rice cooked with large pieces of bamboo shoots, complete with the vivid young leaf buds of Japanese pepper, is also a feast for the eyes.

2020 Nissan Juke: New Camo Drop Gives Us Our Best Look Yet

2020 Nissan Juke: New Camo Drop Gives Us Our Best Look Yet

Nissan has dropped the car cover-like camouflage from the all-new Juke and switched to neatly-applied foil to give us the most revealing photos yet of the second-generation B-segment crossover. The 2020 Juke was spotted in southern Europe where it undergoes hot weather testing. (Updated 3/26/2019)

Lawyer: No Plans Yet For Ghosn News Conference

Lawyer: No plans yet for Ghosn news conference

The lawyer for former Nissan Motor chairman Carlos Ghosn says that so far there are no plans for his client to hold a news conference.

Junichiro Hironaka heads Ghosn's legal team. Hironaka's law firm made the announcement on Wednesday afternoon.

Latest Playstation 4 Pro Model Is The Quietest One Yet

Latest PlayStation 4 Pro Model Is The Quietest One Yet

It has been two years since Sony launched the PlayStation 4 Pro, the most powerful console it has ever made. Many had complained about the console being too noisy and that’s something that Sony has addressed in a hardware revision. It has quietly rolled out a new PlayStation 4 Pro model that doesn’t make as much noise as the original one did.

Suga: Govt. Yet To Identify Yasuda

Suga: Govt. yet to identify Yasuda

Japan's top government spokesperson says officials from the Japanese Embassy in Turkey are in the process of confirming the identity of freelance journalist Jumpei Yasuda.

Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga told reporters on Wednesday that embassy officials have already arrived at the facility in Turkey where the man believed to be Yasuda is staying. He said the officials are negotiating with local authorities, but he has not yet received an official report from them.

No Plans For Rocket League Ps4 Cross-play Just Yet

No Plans For Rocket League PS4 Cross-Play Just Yet

Rocket League allows for cross-platform play amongst Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC gamers. Unsurprisingly given Sony’s stance, the PS4 is not part of that list. However Sony recently made headlines by announcing their decision to finally allow cross-play for Fortnite, which led to many wondering about other games Sony had denied in the past.

2019 Infiniti Qx80 Limited Is Priciest Yet At Over $90k

2019 Infiniti QX80 Limited Is Priciest Yet At Over $90kFull-size luxury SUVs keep getting pricier, and Infiniti is getting in on the action with the introduction of the QX80 Limited. The top-of-the-line trim is new for 2019, and its pricing just released places it not only as the most expensive model Infiniti offers, but likely its most expensive ever.

Nintendo Reportedly Not Developing A Switch 2.0 Yet

Nintendo Reportedly Not Developing A Switch 2.0 Yet


It takes a couple of years for a new gaming console to be developed so with Nintendo seeing considerable success with the Switch, many have been wondering if the company has started developing the successor to this console internally. The company hasn’t said anything right now to suggest that it has started working on a Switch 2.0 and if a new report is to be believed, Nintendo isn’t planning on developing a new console just yet.

The Wall Street Journal reports that Nintendo isn’t planning a hardware revision for the Nintendo Switch right now. Sources mentioned in the report claim that Nintendo will look to further increase Switch sales through new peripherals and improved network features.

Nissan Z Sports Car Is Far From Dead, Despite The Fact That There Are No Official Plans Yet To Replace The Ageing 370z

Nissan Z sports car is far from dead, despite the fact that there are no official plans yet to replace the ageing 370ZIt appears that Nissan's Z sports car is far from dead, despite the fact that there are no official plans yet to replace the ageing 370Z.Nissan’s chief planning officer Philippe Klein told Automotive News that the reports of the Z’s death are greatly exaggerated.When asked though if Nissan is developing a successor to the 370Z, which has been on the market since 2009, he avoided to give a clear answer. “We’re working on it and it’s very present, but I have no indication to give you,” Klein said.

Mugen's Take On The Base Civic Hatch Is Subtle Yet Still Stands Out

Mugen's Take On The Base Civic Hatch Is Subtle Yet Still Stands Out

Along with the RC20GT Honda Type R study we showed you earlier today, Mugen also brought a sporty Civic hatchback prototype to the 2018 Tokyo Motor Show to showcase a multitude of exterior and interior parts.

According to the Japanese tuner, there should be a sense of unity and power to the Civic, even in non Type-R form, and if you look close at this prototype, you'll see what they mean.