Masako Wakamiya

81-Year Old Woman Launches her First iPhone App in Japan

Masako Wakamiya, an 81-year old Japanese woman, has just launched her first iOS app that teaches people the proper way of staging their traditional doll displays for the festival. The ‘Hinadan’ app named after a combination of the words hina, meaning ‘doll,’ and dan, meaning ‘tier’, honours the age-old tradition of ‘Hinamatsuri', also known as "Girls’ Day outside...