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Japan Inc. Struggles to Keep Its 'Cool'

  • Aired: 1/18/2013
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Welcome to Akihabara - a Tokyo neighborhood that's ground zero for Japanese pop culture. Animation fanatics flock here to get their gaming or comic fix. And the country's now hoping some of these characters will find fans a lt farther away. Big tech names like Sony and Panasonic may have lost their global edge. But as part of the drive to revive the economy, the government wants to make Japanese products cool again.

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