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Technology- Quotes about Japanese electronics and lack of

 ”The use of technology is the greatest difference. In America everyone is so interested in making their job easier and more efficient… Here in Japan, where I thought the technology would be more advanced than the US, many processes are still done manually or on spreadsheets.”
Being a Broad in Japan pg304

“A full acre of rice that (colour TV) cost me; about 25 bales (of rice)… It doesn’t half eat up the electricity, though. We only use it for special occasions. Ordinarily we use the black and white set in the kitchen” A very Japanese extravagance, the Louis Vuitton handbag of its day, quoted by Ronald P. Dore

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