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Welcome to Akihabara News V5 aka WTF (Code Name)

Good lords, I though I will never see this day coming… After 13 month of deception, stress and madness, I finally found a team of designer and dev capable to deliver what they promise and what we paid them for… You cannot imagine how h[...]
Welcome to Akihabara News V5 aka WTF (Code Name)

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Akihabara News Now in CDN Beta Testing

Hi everyone, just to let you know that we are working on some major improvements on Akihabara News, and the WP ads we posted yesterday is among these improvements, by the way sorry if I did not have the time yet to reply to all of you…[...]
Akihabara News Now in CDN Beta Testing

Via Image Source : Omar AL Zabir blog on ASP.NET Ajax and .NET 3.5

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Akihabara News is Looking for a Freelance WordPress Developer

We are currently looking for a WordPress developer to work on an ongoing project… If you think you’re a good WP Freelance developer… drop us an email at info[at]akihabaranews.com Cheers!
Akihabara News is Looking for a Freelance WordPress Developer

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Bye Bye Akihabara News, I’m Resigning My Post as CEO

Today is April 1st and in Japan the beginning of a new fiscal year, and today I made it official, I’m stepping down from my CEO post at HIC Publications. The main assets of HIC Publications will now be owned and controlled by a J[...]
Bye Bye Akihabara News, I’m Resigning My Post as CEO

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Reminder: Mobile Akiba and Forum

Just to remind you, Akihabara News can be enjoyed in many different ways. In case you don’t know here are a list of nice ways to get the latest news directly from Japan, Japanese press conferences, and event coverage, news you ca[...]
Reminder: Mobile Akiba and Forum
Reminder: Mobile Akiba and Forum

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Sorry for the Downtime, We’re Suffering from a DOS Attack!

Hi everyone, I am sure you’ve seen Akihabara News suffering a lot lately, our a website is extremely slow or impossible to access… Well it seems that ONCE again… we’re victims of a DOS (denial-of-service) attack[...]
Sorry for the Downtime, We’re Suffering from a DOS Attack!

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AkihabaraNews Update and Features

Hi folks, hope you’re all enjoying your week-end wherever you are! Just a few updates for you regarding Akihabara News, and some new features. 1) Thank you everyone for sharing your thoughts regarding this topic: AkihabaraNews 20[...]
AkihabaraNews Update and Features

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AkihabaraNews and Myself Among T3′s Power 50, 2008

Tech magazine T3 (Tomorrow’s Technology Today), a British based magazine available in over 20 countries, will publish an update of its POWER 50, the 50 most powerful people in tech in their November, 2008 issue. Each year they se[...]
AkihabaraNews and Myself Among T3′s Power 50, 2008

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AkihabaraNews 2009… Design Tests

Hi everyone, I’d like to share some things we’ve been working on lately. You may have seen some changes in the AkihabaraNews design. So far minor changes, and you may see more in the next few days. We’re playing with [...]
AkihabaraNews 2009… Design Tests

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AkihabaraNews.com Now Twitter Ready

Better late than never, AkihabaraNews.com and your beloved SpacePig (Uchu No Buta) are now on Twitter! If you’re a Twitter user just join us here! http://twitter.com/akihabaranews We’d like to also remind you that we can be[...]
AkihabaraNews.com Now Twitter Ready

Via Twitter Akihabara News

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Happy Birthday to Me!

I’m now 34 years old, fat, bald and I received a very nice present this morning…. See below. Now please call me Daimaou, James Daimaou. Who else was born on April 30th?
Happy Birthday to Me!
Happy Birthday to Me!Happy Birthday to Me!

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Hey ! We’ve been Blogged !

I’ve known of the Blogged website which promotes and rates new blogs a bit like the “Guide Michelin” book… Yesterday I received an email from the team letting me know that Akiba received an excellent mark of 9.2 points out of 10…[...]
Hey ! We’ve been Blogged !

Via Blogged Akihabara News

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Happy New Year !

On behalf of ALL the Akihabara News Team, we would like to wish you a Happy 2008 and hope that this year will bring great gadgets, love and much more. By the way in Japan we celebrate the beginning of the year of the RAT far in advance compared to China.
Happy New Year !

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Happy Thanksgiving! And Yes, we are off in Japan as well !

Well, sorry guys but today Japan is also OFF and we will not publish any news this Friday. Cheers !
Happy Thanksgiving! And Yes, we are off in Japan as well !

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Alive, well almost….

Hi Folks ! Well I am back ! And… well no unfortunately my operation was not successful and I spent 4h on the operation table for almost nothing… Apparently my case was quite difficult and even if I had the chance to get one[...]
Alive, well almost….
Alive, well almost….Alive, well almost….Alive, well almost….Alive, well almost….Alive, well almost….

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Welcome ManualGear.com!

Dear readers, here comes the time to introduce a new website that the whole Akihabara News team has been working on for the last 8 months, an automotive news website focused on European Sports and Supercars. A couple years ago we launc[...]
Welcome ManualGear.com!

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Japan celebrates Sport and Exercise; behold, the SPORTS DAY

Like every year at this period, Japan has several public holidays. Today, our Japanese friends are giving this day off in order to move our ass and do some sport… well, it is raining like hell, and tomorrow, I will have to take a[...]
Japan celebrates Sport and Exercise; behold, the SPORTS DAY

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Still Alive ! And the Winner is ! (finally)

Ok folks, good news! First of all… I am still alive, I am ok, I will have to see several doctors in order to check out which will be the best procedure to my heart problem, and in order to make sure that I will spend as little ti[...]
Still Alive ! And the Winner is ! (finally)

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And the Winner is !

First of all, thanks a lot for participating in our little contest BUT, unfortunately, I won’t be able to give the name of the happy winners today… the problem doesn’t come from technical issues but is more personal, [...]
And the Winner is !

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Get money and gifts thanks to AkihabaraNews!!

Last month was yet another good one, with over 10 million pages visited, and 2.2 million unique visitors (slight fall here…) so to thank all our readers, AkihabaraNews decided to give everybody the possibility to get money or gif[...]
Get money and gifts thanks to AkihabaraNews!!

Via AKIHABARA NEWS REWARDS

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AkihabaraNews going strong…Thanks to you!

The crazy thing, I have to admit, is that AkihabaraNews didn’t have a proper statistics tools ever since November of 2006…yeah I know that sucks…But in the meanwhile we didn’t care and kept our focus on finding [...]
AkihabaraNews going strong…Thanks to you!
AkihabaraNews going strong…Thanks to you!

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And what was your Green Space Pig doing…?

As you probably noticed, I haven’t been very active on AkihabaraNews lately, but don’t worry, it was for a good reason (see below )…Yep, yet another website in preparation! And if you find the place a bit quiet at the[...]
And what was your Green Space Pig doing…?
And what was your Green Space Pig doing…?

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