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2013-12-20 23:25:03

The best in Japanese programming is now available in High Definition. Centennial, CO (PRWEB) December 20, 2013 International Media Distribution (IMD) today announced the number one Japanese channel in North America is now available in high definition to AT&T U-verse TV® customers across the country. TV JAPAN HD is now live on AT&T U-verse TV Channel 3681. The standard definition version of TV JAPAN is available on Channel 3680. The regular monthly subscription price for TV...

Super Hi-Vision Television Format Approved
2012-08-27 04:29:59

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The UN agency responsible for overseeing international information and communication technology standards has approved a new television format that has 16-times the resolution of current high-definition televisions (HDTVs), various media outlets reported late last week. Jay Alabaster of IDG News, citing "Japanese sources" (one from public broadcasting station NHK, developers of the technology, and another from the  Ministry...

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2010-11-09 15:10:00

According to recent news reports, Japanese prosecutors seized user records from Google on Tuesday for an investigation into the leak of a video on YouTube showing a tense maritime incident that sparked controversy with China. Public broadcaster NHK and other Japanese media said the move came after the government confirmed the authenticity of the firm showing a Chinese fishing trawler colliding with two Japanese coastguard vessels in disputed waters. The footage, which was taken by Japanese...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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