Japan has a demographics challenge — its population is declining. As a result, the country is spearheading research into advanced robotics that will supplement, or maybe even supplant, its workforce.
The world's first autonomous taxi is taking to the streets in Tokyo today. Passengers will be able to hail the taxi with a smartphone app and will travel a fixed route.
On the anniversary of Hiroshima, it is time to rethink nuclear deterrence.
The future of robotics and finance is moving east with two major announcements out of Tokyo today.