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2013-07-15 23:00:14

Qortex Delivers Real Productivity in an Ocean of Chatty Social Business Tools Tokyo, Japan (PRWEB) July 15, 2013 Qortex, the social productivity app that unifies team communication, today announced the launch of their public beta. Qortex is an application that helps teams focus on priorities and communicate transparently so that they can get real work done together. During the public beta, Qortex’s web-based application is available at no cost. Qortex was designed to temper today’s...

2013-07-08 04:20:05

"POSFER-E series", approx. 40% less in price, approx. 40% smaller in footprint, 150% higher in throughput compared with conventional one, is suited for "smartphone" volume production use. The launch of "POSFER-E series" coincides with the additional sales channel in the United States to further expand business in the entire US.Tokyo, July 8, 2013 - (ACN Newswire) - Tanaka Holdings Co., Ltd. (the holding company of Tanaka Precious Metals) today announced that...

2013-07-01 23:00:11

Japan’s first city TLDs set to open for registration in 2014. Tokyo, Japan (PRWEB) July 02, 2013 GMO Internet Group company, GMO Registry, Inc. today announces that its applications to operate new generic Top Level Domains, .tokyo, .osaka, and .nagoya have passed the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers initial evaluation process. GMO Registry was first selected by the Tokyo Metropolitan government to operate the TLD, .tokyo in November 2011. In 2012, the company went on...

2013-06-29 23:02:01

'Smart Sense' is a cutting edge Android mobile app which helps users focus on their busy lives and more important work by sensing their environment and managing their phones. It has been developed by TechJini Inc., a leading mobility solutions company based out of New Jersey, Tokyo and Bangalore. Jersey City, New Jersey (PRWEB) June 29, 2013 TechJini Solutions, a global multinational mobile development company, recently unveiled ‘Smart Sense’, a cutting-edge Android app that...

2013-06-27 00:20:06

The company will expand sales channels in new areas such as aerospace, aviation and new energy, and provide development support for existing customers in the medical, semiconductor and hard disk fields.Tokyo, June 27, 2013 - (ACN Newswire) - Furuya Metal Co., Ltd. announced that it will establish the wholly-owned subsidiary Furuya Metal Americas Incorporated in Manchester, New Hampshire for selling the company's products in the United States and will commence operation...

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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...

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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