12 posts tagged with japan by DoctorFedora.
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Where did "S" as the grade above "A" come from as a phenomenon? I am 99% sure that it began with video games (though I've seen it used in show seating assignments in Japan), but where?
So Tuft & Needle and the like are pretty cool and exciting, except I live in Japan. What options, if any, do I have for a Double-size good memory foam mattress in Japan? Like, not just a topper.
Long story short: I have a friend here in Japan who runs a ramen shop. His lifelong dream is to move to America and open a ramen shop there, and my wife and I are hoping to help him do this a few years down the road (my wife would basically run the business end of things and perhaps own it on paper, and he'd be in charge of the kitchen end of things). [more inside]
Does anyone know where to buy Cheds or Cheez-Its in Japan? Mail order is best but anything helps. I've had precious little luck finding anything on the domestic market good enough to qualify as a replacement.
Am I the only one having trouble with iOS 5 location-based reminders being really, really inconsistent? (I live in rural Japan, for what it's worth, and have my home address stored in Japanese in my "my information" contact entry) And what, if anything, can I do to make it work more consistently at a bare minimum?
For my girlfriend: Buying women's clothes in Japan that aren't just meant for the average Asian body structure? [more inside]
Where to buy a reasonably high-quality Go board in or near Nagoya? Or, failing that, Tokyo?
Getting fed up: how to access Japanese cell phone sites from my MacBook or iPhone? [more inside]
Getting a job as a tour guide in Japan? [more inside]
Looking for a TV tuner, but here's the catch: it has to be compatible with a MacBook (so USB or FireWire only), and I'd really prefer if it supported both US and Japan over-the-air broadcasts (bonus points for HD).
Fun stuff in Arlington Heights, IL near Mitsuwa? [more inside]
Is there anywhere I can buy Japanese Canada Dry in the United States? Or, ideally, in the SF Bay Area?