March 05, 2013
OSAKA--Kesashichiro Tagawa began tinkering with bicycles in the postwar years when he apprenticed with a bicycle shop in Osaka.
October 06, 2012
I once saw a young woman, around 20 years old, riding a bicycle while eating a convenience-store "onigiri" rice ball snack in her left hand and using her right to fiddle with...
May 14, 2012
Eight bicycle-loving police officers in Ehime prefecture are pumped about their new equipment: 16 new sports bikes donated by a Taiwanese manufacturer.
February 23, 2012
SHANGHAI--When Keiichiro Kawahara reported his bike stolen in China, Chinese police and a Chinese microblogger's site went the extra mile to recover it for the friendly and...
December 01, 2011
There's a new bespoke, and it involves bicycles. No, not just bike messengers and hipsters on fixed-gear bicycles--Tokyo has more than its share of those--but especially...
November 24, 2011
Tokyo's Shibuya is ground zero for the latest in teenage fashions and flashy hairdos, not acetylene torches and chrome molybdenum.
October 27, 2011
Pioneer Corp. has intensified the competition for compact navigation systems for bicycle riders, as manufacturers try to tap into the growing popularity of "puttering," or...
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