Google Japan changed the top page layout

Google Japan has changed the top page layout by adding tabs and links to some of their popular tools and pages. Google has been religiously keeping its simple top page with big Google logo and the search box, and Google is still keeping the same top page in all of the other countries and markets. So why Google Japan decided to make the changes? Continue reading…

goo’s “5W1H” search

Japan’s search engine “goo” creating variety of unique search engines such as blog search, map search, train schedule search, and Wikipedia article search, announced the test version of “5W1H Search”. Continue reading…

New Partnership Between Yahoo Japan and Japan Post Services

Japanese value good services, and convenience. When there are multiple suppliers or service providers, the “add-on” services are what grow your market share in Japan, and Yahoo Japan is really good at that. This time, Yahoo Japan is going to offer a new service in partnership with Japan Post Office to let shoppers ship Yahoo… Continue reading…