Japan eases immigration rules for workers

Japan’s parliament has approved a controversial new law allowing hundreds of thousands of foreigners into the country to ease labour shortages. From next April foreigners will be allowed to take up jobs in sectors such construction, farming and nursing. from

Electrify America installs California’s first 350kW EV chargers

Californians now have access to some of the fastest electric vehicle chargers on the planet… even if people can’t really use those chargers yet. from

‘Ghost in the Shell’ returns with a new 3DCG series on Netflix

Continuing with a stream of anime announcements that started at least a month ago with Pacific Rim and Altered Carbon, Netflix has revealed it’s working on a continuation of yet another classic series with Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045, which is due in 2020. from