Posts Tagged: Japan


ponponpain

Japanese With Tummy-Aches Tweet for Relief

Ponponpa.in is a wonderfully simple website from Japan that aims to bring relief to anyone suffering from a stomach ache by bringing them to...

  • April 19, 2011
  • at 6:22 pm
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Fukushima Tweets, Radiation Cloud visualized over time [MAP]

Here’s a pretty fascinating animated graphic from socialintensity.org. The graphic shows two things: radiation intensity and ‘so...

  • April 18, 2011
  • at 11:59 am
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Japan’s Pikubo Targets Indonesia With Blackberry App

Pikubo, a popular Japanese photo-sharing application, is now available on Blackberry. The application is released by Singapore-based Apps Fo...

  • April 15, 2011
  • at 4:05 pm
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gree mig33

mig33 and GREE Partner for Social Gaming

Two Asia-based social services teamed up today as mobile social network mig33 out of Singapore and uber-popular GREE of Japan announced an a...

  • April 13, 2011
  • at 8:59 pm
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QuakeBook

One Month After March 11 Disaster, #Quakebook Goes on Sale

Nearly one month to the day after Japan’s tragic March 11th earthquake, the Twitter-sourced Quakebook is on sale at Amazon today, with eve...

  • April 12, 2011
  • at 1:00 pm
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Fukushima Fallout mod

Japanese Nuclear Plant Recreated in Video Game Fall Out 3

Images of the Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant have been posted over on Fallout 3 Nexus. The user who posted them appears to be Japanese, as hi...

  • April 12, 2011
  • at 9:38 am
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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 Touch Wood sh-08c_tw_c

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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Comparing Facebook’s Size with Japan, Indonesia and Asia

Facebook’s growth never fails to amaze us. Over the years, the social network has slowly become the de facto network in most parts of ...

  • April 19, 2011
  • at 5:34 am
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Mac OS X: Hot in Singapore, Ice-Cold in China [CHART]

I was curious to see a report from my friends over at TUAW.com saying that Singapore had cracked the top 10 of countries with highest Mac OS...

  • April 16, 2011
  • at 11:00 pm
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Tenki on Facebook

Japan’s Quake Alert Site Gets Facebook Page

Tenki.jp is the website of the Japan Weather Association, but many people know it as a place to turn to after an earthquake to check its loc...

  • April 15, 2011
  • at 9:48 am
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Feel on! iPhone App Lets You Tweet with Emotion

A new Twitter client for iPhone “Feel on!” (iTunes link and available only in Japan store) was released last week. “Anoth...

  • April 13, 2011
  • at 8:38 am
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Twitter Adds Japan, Jakarta and Kuala Lumpur as Trend Locations

Good news in Asia as Twitter adds 70 more trend locations including Japan, Philippines, Jakarta and Kuala Lumpur. They are now live on Twitt...

  • April 12, 2011
  • at 10:18 am
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.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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