https://www.tokyojapanlife.com/ prays for the fast recovery of Japan. This video is a tribute to all of the victims of the incident.Disclaimer: some of the photos are owned by me and others are taken from the internet. No profit intended for this video. This video was created using Animoto.
I know our legions of fans want to know how the TJL team is handling the recent events. Here is my recount of the last few days… I was at work on Friday afternoon, in our secret underground lair, when the big quake hit. The first shakes weren’t too bad, but once they lasted more than ten seconds, we knew it was… Read More
As a follow up to my previous article “Setting Up Email on Your SoftBank Phone,” I have an update to make. I finally ordered and received a StarTech IRdA USB Adaptor. This device will allow you to transfer files to and from your SoftBank 730SC phone. This will allow you to bypass the 300KB per attachment size limit on SoftBank’s… Read More
One thing I have noticed since arriving in Japan is the way that the Japanese are willing to grab onto the traditions of other cultures. From the Santa suit-wearing pizza delivery men of Christmas, to the Halloween costumed pretty girls of Roppongi on October 31, to the compulsive chocolate gifting of Saint Valentine’s Day. In the case of Valentine’s Day,… Read More
This article covers the steps necessary to set up your email on a new Japanese SoftBank Prepaid phone. While simple to set up, there are a few extra steps that you might need to take to get the most from the service. As a newcomer to Japan, you will need a new cell phone. The phone you bring from the… Read More