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2013-06-12 23:15:32

℠Celebrity Clicks´ is afun-to-use mobile app that lets you take pictures with your favourite celebs without ever meeting them, and has gained a lot of traction in a short time with 18000 downloads and counting. It has been developed by TechJini Inc, a leading mobility solutions company based out of New Jersey, Tokyo and Bangalore. Jersey City, NJ (PRWEB) June 12, 2013 TechJini, a global expert in mobile application development, has launched Celebrity Clicks, an entertainment...

2013-06-11 12:33:56

LOS ANGELES, June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ubitus Inc., the worldwide technology leader in cloud gaming solutions, and Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd., Tokyo are proud to announce today their collaboration on cloud gaming. The partnership will soon empower worldwide gamers to enjoy many of the Konami's most excited titles across all of devices including Smart TV, Google TV, Set-Top Box, PC, Mac, smartphone and tablet. (Logo:...

2013-06-11 04:22:03

SCE Further Enhances PlayStation Plus and Delivers Evolved Social Experiences and Streaming Services for PS4(TM) TOKYO, June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCEI) announced today that it will deliver new powerful online gaming experiences and enhanced social connectivity that brings gamers together, through PlayStation®4 (PS4(TM)) and various network services, including PlayStation®Network. As part of this initiative, SCE will enhance the...

2013-06-11 04:21:56

PS4(TM)'s Striking, Modern Design Unveiled at E3 Press Conference, Along with Extensive Lineup of Innovative Software Titles That Deliver Gaming Experiences Never Before Possible TOKYO, June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCEI) today announced that the PlayStation®4 (PS4(TM)) (CUH-1000A series) computer entertainment system will come in "Jet Black" color and will be available this holiday season in North America and Europe at a recommended retail price...

2013-06-10 16:20:24

United's Dreamliner returns to international skies with Denver to Tokyo flight DENVER, June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines today re-launched international service on the 787 Dreamliner with the inaugural flight from the airline's hub in Denver to Tokyo-Narita International Airport. The daily flight marks the Mile High City's first nonstop connection to Asia, a highly anticipated milestone in Denver's history. "We share the excitement with the Denver community and want to...

2013-06-07 23:18:29

Multilanguage Free Version of R-Group Now Released in 21 Countries. Tokyo, Japan (PRWEB) June 07, 2013 R-group Co., Ltd., an in-house management system vendor headquartered in Shinagawa, Tokyo, and headed by Representative Director Syoki Fujiwara, has significantly renewed its free groupware R-GROUP. Over 2,400 companies in Japan have adopted R-GROUP for multi-language support, timeline function, and stakeholder function. The free version was released on June 7th in 21 countries.  ...

2013-06-07 23:15:04

After success in the US and the UK marketing itself as the leader in the small but significant Q & A software niche, Qhub turns to Japan for its next win in less than certain times. Tokyo, Japan (PRWEB) June 07, 2013 While 'Abenomics' (the catch phrase used to describe current Prime Minister Abe's somewhat radical economic initiatives) finds polarized opinions among thinkers and everyday people alike on the streets of Japan, Qhub.com CEO Robert Millar busies himself at his desk in Tokyo...

2013-06-06 16:20:58

-- Vehicles and Electrical and Mechanical Systems for Sengkang and Punggol LRT Systems (C810A) -- TOKYO, June 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. ("MHI"), in collaboration with Mitsubishi Corporation ("MC"), has received an order from the Land Transport Authority ("LTA") of Singapore, for the design, manufacture, installation and commissioning of the capacity expansion of the existing Sengkang and Punggol lines that serve new residential areas in the northeast...

2013-06-05 08:28:39

NORTHBROOK, Ill., June 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Astellas Pharma US, Inc. ("Astellas"), a subsidiary of Tokyo-based Astellas Pharma Inc. (Tokyo: 4503), announced today that the company has entered into a distribution agreement with Tecnofarma International Ltd. to distribute enzalutamide (XTANDI(®) in the U.S.) in Latin America, excluding Brazil, upon regulatory approvals in the various countries. Financial terms of the agreements were not disclosed. "We are pleased to initiate a...

2013-06-04 08:29:50

On-course Women's Pavilion also at tournament as part of the PGA TOUR's Women's Initiative, sponsored by Astellas MEMPHIS, Tenn. and NORTHBROOK, Ill., June 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The PGA TOUR and Astellas Pharma US, Inc. ("Astellas"), a U.S. subsidiary of Tokyo-based Astellas Pharma Inc. (Tokyo: 4503), today will feature trailblazer sports agent Molly Fletcher at the Astellas Presents Executive Women's Day, a day-long forum focusing on professional, health-related and personal...


Latest Tokyo Reference Libraries

Topographic Effects On Weather
2012-07-30 13:18:48

The Japanese Alps are a major weather component and dictate a lot of weather patterns in Japan. The first is when Typhoons move northward and impact Japan. If they remain on the eastern side of the Alps they will bring very heavy rain to the capitol region of Tokyo along with very strong winds. In the winter the Alps create two types of climates at the same latitude. On the Western side near the city of Kanazawa Japan, the winters can be long and harsh with snowfall amounts in the feet....

Topographic Impacts of Mt. Fuji in Japan
2012-07-16 15:39:01

Image Credit: Joshua Kelly Mt. Fuji is the highest mountain in the country of Japan. It does have a large impact on the weather in the region. The first impact is shown in the image to the left. This is known as a cap cloud as it sits snuggly on top of the mountain. This feature can be indicative of strong turbulence in the area for aviation purposes. The second impact that Mt. Fuji can have is the winter weather in the Tokyo area. When storm systems come in from the west they tend to...

Tornado Hits Town Northeast Of Tokyo Japan May 5, 2012
2012-05-10 08:24:20

Typically when you think of tornadoes you think of the Plains of the United States. Japan does get tornadoes but most are associated with Tropical Activity. On May 5th 2012, the storm which produced this tornado was not associated with a Typhoon. It was more of a super-cell type thunderstorm. Videos and images available shown the tornado had a wide base. The damage left behind indicates that it could have been a strong storm approaching the middle of the Enhanced Fujita Scale. The storm...

Weather Reference Library
2012-05-08 09:54:10

Tokyo is located in the Central part of Japan. On the Eastern shore of Japan is Tokyo Bay which connects to the Pacific Ocean. Just outside Tokyo Bay runs a warm ocean current which plays a role in the climate of Tokyo. Temperatures for Tokyo Japan: Average temperatures for the months of January through March range from the 30’s in January upwards to the 50’s by March. April starts the season of spring and the temperatures range from the 50’s to the 70’s. The months of July...

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2007-03-26 14:08:56

The Frilled shark, Chlamydoselachus anguineus, is a primitive shark species, of the family Chlamydoselachidae in the order Hexanchiformes. The Southern African frilled shark is a proposed new species from the Southern African range. These two species are very different from the other hexanchiform sharks, and it has recently been proposed that the two frilled sharks should be given their own order: Chlamydoselachiformes. Additional extinct types are known from fossil teeth; thought to be...

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