Mt. Gox to Open Call Center for Disappearing Bitcoin Questions

Image: Flickr, antanacoins Mt. Gox has about 400 million dollars worth of clients’ questions to answer, and it will attempt to do so by opening a call center. The company said the call center would open Monday at 10 a.m. Japan time (Sunday at 8 p.m. ET) in an update posted its website Sunday morning….

Bitcoin Rumor Mill: Another Mt. Gox Hack

Bitcoin Exchange company the Mt. Gox CEO Mark Karpeles attends at a news conference on Feb. 28, 2014 in Tokyo, Japan. Image: The Asahi Shimbun Keeping up with the latest Bitcoin drama can be a time-consuming proposition. The cryptocurrency world has been riddled with considerable disarray since the collapse of the former most popular Bitcoin…

E-Wheelchair Creators Raise $1 Million

While everyone’s talking about the strides Tesla and Terra are making in transportation, there are plenty of startups working on electric vehicles, too. One of these innovative companies is Japan’s Whill, which makes an e-wheelchair that promises to be the next big thing in personal mobility. This week, Whill raised $1 million in funding from…

Japanese Tape ‘Place Savers’ On Ground To Save Spot In Line For Future Soccer Match

Westerners are often shocked at how overtly polite Japanese society really is. Stories of lost wallets full of money and thousands of misplaced umbrellas showing up at the police station’s lost and found are common.  But this week old video by J Soccer Magazine is really blowing people’s minds. In anticipation for a big upcoming soccer match, Japanese…