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· July, 2005

Stories about Japan from July, 2005

Inside the Japanese Blogosphere – The Anti-Korea Wave

The ever-useful “Ninki Blog Ranking” lists the most-viewed Japanese blogs in a number of different categories. There are blogs for mothers who wish to help their children study more effectively,...

Flickr Pick from Japan

“Kimono” by Scott Parish Photographers! We monitor a large number of Flickr feeds every day, looking for photographs that would make good Flickr Picks for Global Voices. If you have...

Flickr Pick from Japan

Photograph by Mike Connolly Photographers! We monitor a large number of Flickr feeds every day, looking for photographs that would make good Flickr Picks for Global Voices. If you have...

Flickr Pick from Japan

“Maikosan in the Heat” by aakaakaakaakaak

Japan: Atom and Anne

Tokyo Times brings us news of a manga version of the Diary of Anne Frank.

Japan: Skypecast from the sky

Taking advantage of Lufthansa's in-flight internet service, Joi Ito has just recorded and posted the world's first in-flight Skypecast.

Japan: Who is that masked man?

Japanpundit brings us the tale of a professional wrestler-turned-politician who is accused of using public funds to travel to a wrestling match. The wrestler/politician–who refuses to take his mask off...

Inside The Japanese Blogosphere

Ra, a third-generation Korean resident in Japan, who “has a Japanese name, has the same color of skin, the same way of speaking, and watches the same television” as the...

» Blog Archive » Marriage maintenance

Tokyo Times highlights the case of a a businessman who turned to his business books to revive his troubled marriage, with great success.

Pacific Rim and East Asia Friday Blog Roundup

Jinja, who writes the Cambodian blog Webbed Feet, Web log notes the irony that his former boss had only recently left Siem Reap, where the international school had a hostage...

Pacific Rim and East Asia Thursday Blog Roundup

Bloggers.sg, Singapore's upcoming blog conference, gets a short write-up in the Straits Times, reports Mr.Brown. Japanpundit reports that, for the first time, an iced green tea beverage will probably beat...

Pacific Rim/East Asia Daily Blog Roundup

Tomorrow.sg announces that Bloggers.sg, the upcoming Singaporean Blogger Conference, has a new venue, as the old one was too small. They also posted an updated conference schedule for the July...

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Nevin Thompson is our Japan editor. Email him story ideas or volunteer to write.


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