Sep 20, 2019
In an effort to promote a healthier lifestyle to its residents, Fukuoka City has begun a test project in collaboration with "Fukuoka Sanpo," a pedometer application developed by Ni...
Aug 16, 2019
The Fukuoka-based startup, Mekiki Co., Ltd. developed an application to spot knock-off Louis Vuitton items. The app can authenticate branded bags, wallets, and other small items, u...
Jul 29, 2019
Kotozna, a Tokyo-based IT startup for multilingual services, has tied up with Fukuoka City to provide multilingual disaster alerts. A system to send out emergency messages using th...
Jul 24, 2019
JR Kyushu has teamed up with drone manufacturers ALI Technologies to create devices that can be used to check railway assets. The two companies plan to inspect facilities using dro...
Jul 3, 2019
Kurume University Hospital has developed a new AI-based screening procedure for colorectal cancer. The medical software, introduced in the Kyushu area on June 18, is known as “Endo...
Jun 4, 2019
Tapping into its world-class superconductor technology, Kyushu University has begun ramping up research and development into producing the next generation of aircraft, including el...
Feb 2, 2019
JR Kyushu and NTT Docomo's joint project to develop a train window with electronic display technology is progressing. According to the president of JR Kyushu, Toshihiko Aoyagi, the...
Jan 15, 2019
QTnet, a group company of Kyushu Electric Power Co., Inc. will set up an automated shop in Kyushu Institute of Technology Tobata Campus in April 2019. This will be a testing projec...
Dec 5, 2018
A demonstration of a delivery robot took place at the site of the former Kyushu University campus in Hakozaki. The European-made robot measures approximately 1.5 meters high and 1....
Sep 18, 2018
A small-scale Earth observation satellite called Tenko has been built in Kyushu. Kyushu Institute of Technology graduate school professor Keiichi Okuyama led the project, which sta...