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Jun 6, 2019

2019 Cannes contenders: 'Disaster Prevention Diversity' by Yahoo Japan

Yahoo continued its theme of supporting people in a country prone to natural disasters, taking changing lifestyles into account.

May 29, 2018

2018 Cannes contenders: 'Election in the Dark' by Dentsu

An election website designed to help blind people was genuinely useful while helping to position Yahoo Japan as a brand that takes disability seriously.

Sep 21, 2017

Dentsu and Yahoo Japan’s blind-friendly election website highlights the value of perspective

Approaching things from the standpoint of people with disabilities can lead to better products and communications for everyone.

Jun 20, 2017

Bloomberg’s Justin Smith on Japan, user-generated news and moving in on agency turf

The Bloomberg Media head has some ideas on how media companies can hold their own against the tech giants that have spoiled their party.

Feb 4, 2015

Twitter extends Promoted Tweets to Yahoo Japan and Flipboard

JAPAN - In a bid to quell one of the advertising community's main complaints, Twitter has announced that it will syndicate its Promoted Tweets ad format to external websites, with news-reading app Flipboard and Yahoo Japan signing on as the first partners.

Nov 26, 2014

Simulator turns trending topics into 'Ahhhhhhhhhhhhh!'

JAPAN - The Trend Coaster, created for Yahoo Japan and appearing at a couple of events in Japan this week, turns keyword popularity on social media into a hair-raising virtual amusement park ride.