Posts Tagged: Japan

.ORGs for Japan

Free Renewal of .ORGs Domains for Japan Due to Earthquake

Public Interest Registry (PIR), the manager of .ORG, has announced that it will be waiving renewal fees for Japan-based .ORGs which could un...

  • April 12, 2011
  • at 8:38 am
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Japan’s Conyac is a Social Translation Network for the World

Founded in February 2009, Japan-based Conyac matches skillful translators with users who need help in translation. In short, it is a social ...

  • April 11, 2011
  • at 8:58 am
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Microsoft IE9

Microsoft delayed IE9 to ease pressure on Japan’s network

The Japanese version of Internet Explorer 9 was delayed back on March 15 by Microsoft, as the company cited concerns over the effect that it...

  • April 7, 2011
  • at 4:53 pm
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How To Voice Tweet Through Twitter

Forget about Twitter’s 140 characters limitation. With Twitvoice, we can now tweet with our voice through Twitter. Launch on 31 March 2011...

  • April 6, 2011
  • at 10:46 am
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Gamers Heart Japan

Gamers Heart Japan: Videogame community raises money for relief

If haven’t brought yourself to give to the Japan earthquake relief effort, here’s yet another reason to help out. Gamers Heart J...

  • April 4, 2011
  • at 6:49 pm
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Nintendo 3DS Holds an Edge in Japan but Sales, Prices Declining

The Nintendo 3DS is still the top selling console in Japan, but the latest numbers indicate that might not hold up for long. At the end of M...

  • April 3, 2011
  • at 10:30 am
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Google Picasa shelter list

How Google is Being Used to Help The Japan Recovery Effort

Google has collected more aerial imagery showing the post-quake/tsunami devastation of the Sendai, Japan area. The company says that these n...

  • April 1, 2011
  • at 9:50 am
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Tweets Send Relief to Disaster Victims Thanks to Todoke

We’ve written about many ways to help relief efforts for the Japan earthquake already, but here’s one that caught our eye today. Todoke...

  • March 31, 2011
  • at 9:48 am
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Indonesia Turns to an App to Help Japan Recovery

Indonesia, a victim of the earthquake and tsunami itself back in 2004 at Aceh, didn’t turn their head away from what happened recently...

  • March 29, 2011
  • at 2:10 pm
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messages for japan

Google Lets You Send Messages for Japan in Any Language

Since the earthquake and tsunami struck Japan last month, people from around the world have sent countless messages of pray, hope and suppor...

  • April 11, 2011
  • at 2:50 pm
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How To Send Gifts Through Twitter

Ever wanted to show your appreciation to your friends on Twitter? Now you can, with a Twitter micro-gift service named Giftee. With Giftee, ...

  • April 8, 2011
  • at 8:08 am
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Docomo’s YouTube Ad Goes Viral

Here’s a great commercial for DOCOMO’s Touch Wood phone, a handset on sale now in Japan made with an entirely wooden body. Recently the ...

  • April 6, 2011
  • at 3:46 pm
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China Leads Trademark Filings Rebound in 2010

The World Intellectual Property Organizations (WIPO) has just released its 2010 international trademark filings numbers, and the countries w...

  • April 5, 2011
  • at 10:53 pm
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Masayoshi Son

Softbank CEO pledges 10 billion yen to quake victims

Softbank’s president, Masayoshi Son, will be personally contributing the enormous sum of  10 billion yen (about $118 million) to the Japa...

  • April 4, 2011
  • at 3:17 pm
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Starbucks support for Japan

Starbucks Begins Campaign for Japan using Twitter, Instagram

Some of you may have noticed this past week that Starbucks’ Twitter account (@starbucks) was displaying a different avatar.   The alt...

  • April 2, 2011
  • at 10:00 am
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Japan’s DOCOMO Invests $175 Million In Tata Teleservices of India

NTT DOCOMO, Japan’s mobile operator giant, has announced today that it will make an additional investment in India’s Tata Teleservices L...

  • March 31, 2011
  • at 4:12 pm
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2:46 QuakeBook Is A Twitter-sourced Book for Japan Relief

We have seen many efforts to raise funds for Japan. This time, the effort has become even more meaningful and creative. 2:46 QuakeBook is a ...

  • March 29, 2011
  • at 9:32 pm
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How To Collaboratively Create Diagrams Online

Creating a diagram or flowchart can really be a time-consuming task, especially when it involves decisions from different individuals. Launc...

  • March 29, 2011
  • at 10:51 am
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