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Google Japan suggests 12 fun ways to spend with your family & friends during the holiday season (or waste your time)

Dec 24th, 2010
Posted by katzueno
We're in the midst of holiday season. You spend time with you family member. Google Japan suggests you 12 ways to enjoy using their services. Some are creative, some are heart-warming, and the rest are crazy! Read More

Japan's first step to the WiFi friendly country

Dec 22nd, 2010
Posted by katzueno
Hiroshi Mizohata, Commissioner of Japan Tourism Agency (JTA), said that JTA is working with the local Internet service providers to start the free WiFi services to more than 100 airports and major sightseeing spots in Japan for travelers Read More

McDonald's Japan began their own delivery service

Dec 22nd, 2010
Posted by katzueno
McDonald's Japan started testing their delivery service in Tokyo last Monday. After the trial, they're going to expand the service to the rest of the country. In fact, this not simple fact that the people want delivery service. This has to do with the fate of the Japanese society. Read More

Autumn in Kyoto 2010

Dec 21st, 2010
Posted by 514design
Enjoy the scenary of Fall 2010 in Kyoto before the winter hits the rest of Japan. Read More

Total lunar eclipse is coming at this evening in Japan

Dec 21st, 2010
Posted by katzueno
Total lunar eclipse is coming at 4:40pm this evening in Japan. If you are in the northern part of Japan, you have the higher chance to catch the lunar eclipse. If clear sky, the total eclipse can be seen throughout Japan as the moon rises from east sky. Read More

YokosoNews Weekly - AniMaid Cafe

Dec 19th, 2010
Posted by katzueno
Live on Dec 19, 2010 (JST) at 4pm. The weekly live streaming show to talk about what happened in Japan. In this week, we will welcome Kchan and Venus from AniMaidCafe, a Akihabara-style maid society group from Southern California, USA. Katz will be asking questions to Kchan and Venus. And you can also ask any questions during the live streaming. Read More

Hilton Japan launched remote wedding reception service

Dec 19th, 2010
Posted by katzueno
Hilton Japan is going to launch "Wedding at Home" (おうち de 結婚式) services in Tokyo, then the rest of Hilton Hotels in Japan. The optional wedding reception service bring an iPad and full-course food menu to the family member's house even if the family member is not able to attend the reception. Read More

Medical visa starts on New Year's Day 2011

Dec 19th, 2010
Posted by katzueno
Japanese government announced to start issuing "Visa for Medical Stay" in Jan 2011 for the foreign tourists who want (& need) to receive medical treatment or medical check-ups in Japan more than 90 days. Read More

A Gemini shooting star caught on camera

Dec 19th, 2010
Posted by katzueno
At the early Wednesday morning of December 15, 2010, Gemini Meteor Shower was coming its peak. Decided to setup the camera and live stream at the last min, we succeeded catching one shooting star on camera live from Japan. Yay.! Read More

YokosoNews Weekly - SYS

Dec 12th, 2010
Posted by katzueno
The weekly live streaming show to talk about what's happening in Japan. In this week, we will visit Indonesia, welcome SYS, an illustrator and manga artist who was the only nominee from Indonesian of International Manga Awards in 2007 Read More