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One tweet shook the Tokyo Metropolitan Gov't and subway

Jan 22nd, 2011
Posted by katzueno
On Thursday, January 20th, 2011, the president of Japanese mobile phone company and vice-governor of Tokyo agreed to install cell phone antenna. The meeting sounded nothing special unless this meeting originated from one tweet by a ordinary man 6 day before. Read More

YokosoNews Weekly - The Editorial Meeting of 2011

Jan 16th, 2011
Posted by katzueno
Live on Sun, Jan 16, 2011 (JST) at 4pm. The weekly live streaming show to talk about what's happening in Japan. In this week, we will talk about what you want us to cover for 2011. YokosoNews is social media that you can participate. Please join us to build YokosoNews together! Read More

Comiket Complete Guide - YokosoNews Weekly

Jan 9th, 2011
Posted by katzueno
Live on Jan 9, 2011 (JST) at 4pm. The weekly live streaming show to talk about what's happening in Japan. The first YNW in 2011 will talk about Comic Market 79 (Comiket). The world's largest artist/otaku/manga/hobbist exhibit. We will welcome a Japanese otaku veteran who has been to Comiket 20 times to talk about what to prepare for Comiket. Read More

YokosoNews Weekly - The End of the Beginning

Dec 26th, 2010
Posted by katzueno
Live on Dec 26, 2010 (JST) at 4pm. The weekly live streaming show to talk about what's happening in Japan. This will be the last show in 2010. YokosoNews launched last April 2010. It's been 9 months journey. We'll wrap up the year 2010, and also the coverage of YokosoNews in 2010. 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

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

YokosoNews Weekly - Haikugirl

Dec 6th, 2010
Posted by katzueno
Starts at 4pm on Sun, Dec 5 (JST), the weekly live streaming show to talk about what's happening in Japan. In this week, we will feature Ali "Haikugirl", a British blogger in Hamamatsu, Shizuoka, Japan, and we'll talk about the various ranking of 2010 in Japan. Read More

The New and Trendy Japanese Words of 2010

Dec 1st, 2010
Posted by katzueno
It's December! The year 2010 is only one month left. People start looking back what happened this year including U-can's New and Trendy Words Awards (ユーキャン・新語・流行語大賞). Let's see how Japanese experts thought what was trendy in 2010. Read More