New year – it is a Celebration and arguing with them is pointless. The new year came a hundred and two hundred thousand years ago. In this regard the undeniable fact that for centuries all over the world have developed their own special Christmas traditions. No matter how amazing and unique they are, all but one complied with the only one objective – to the coming year was a good one, filled with prosperity, love and peace. People believed and believe that, if we make some simple manipulations the last day of or first day of the new year, everything bad will be left behind in the past, and the future will be the most serene and happy!
Blizzard Argentine and Japanese tranquility
In this in all cities of the country it is snowing and blowing a Blizzard of… old calendars, forms, statements and other paper office. Office workers with undisguised delight throw away all outdated documents out the Windows of the offices and by noon in the Central streets grow drifts of paper. Great tradition – a year of accumulated stress from the paperwork goes out the window!
The Japanese people are calm, rational and traditions are quite decent, filled with deep meaning. For example, the Christmas Continue reading
Supported by Sony’s Japanese ISP So-net Entertainment began offering today in Japan home access to the Internet at speeds up to 2 Gbit/sec. In So-net say that their offer is the fastest home Internet in the world. According to the company, the new Nuro service is now available in Tokyo and six surrounding prefectures. It is aimed at home users, small business and restaurants.
The use of Nuro will cost users in the local 4980 yen per month (51 per dollar) when signing a 2-year contract. The company also reports that ensures the download speed up to 2 Gbit/sec, but upload speed will not exceed 1 Gbps.
The company said that along with the contract the user receives a special optical receiver that enables to work with such high Internet speeds. Specialized optical node connects directly to fiber optic cable and converts the signals from optical to electronic, transferring it to a router or directly into a computer. Note that although the provider is obligated to give the customer a bar at 2 Gbit/sec, almost none of the Internet hosts is not transferring data at that speed, and modern consumer-level routers do not support speeds above 1 Gbit/sec per port.
Visiting these museums will help to make the journey to Sweden more interesting and informative
Experienced travelers know that you can get around all the sights impossible. Take the same Tokyo: it would seem that the world capital, which is devoted to hundreds of guides in many languages and countless sites on the Internet. The flow of tourists from year to year is growing, and more and more of our countrymen can boast of having already visited Japan. But to find something new and different can always.
Let’s start with Tokyo, which houses the paper Museum and Museum of traditional Japanese swords.
The Museum of paper – Park Asukayama, Tokyo
The Park is Asukayama in Tokyo is an interesting Museum dedicated to the history paper. The Museum houses more than 40,000 exhibits and 10,000 books related to the history of paper, which has more than two thousand years. This collection was first presented to the public in the middle of the last century and since then constantly updated with new items. The story of how he originated and developed the manufacture of paper in Japan, to evaluate the importance and uniqueness of paper in modern life. The permanent exhibition presents copies of traditional Japanese paper “washi”, and a selection Continue reading