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Shinkansen 2027: Fiercely Minimalist Maglev Stations?

Fourteen years from now, when Japan’s magnetically levitated, approx. 300MPH/482KPH Chuō Shinkansen comes online, it’ll be among the world’s coolest people movers – maybe even top of the list. And the world̵[...]
Shinkansen 2027: Fiercely Minimalist Maglev Stations?

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Let’s Visit Tokyo – Shinkansen Edition

Let’s Visit Tokyo is not dead and we will resume our video as soon as we can, meanwhile let’s enjoy this Shinkansen footage shot by Benoa-San a couple of weeks ago… Meanwhile let’s pray for those who are risking their life everyday at [...]
Let’s Visit Tokyo – Shinkansen Edition

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Let’s Visit Tokyo – Shinagawa Business Center by Night.

In July 2009, we shot a small video of Shinagawa Train Station & Business Center area, and today – actually last Friday night, after Loic’s farewell party (our Dear Intern is fly back to Europe next week) – we sho[...]
Let’s Visit Tokyo – Shinagawa Business Center by Night.

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New E-series “Hayabusa” Bullet train boasts max. speed of 320km/hr

East Japan Railway Co. (JR East) ran a test drive of their new E series bullet train  dubbed as “Hayabusa” between Shichinohe-Towada Station and Shin-Aomori Station on June 17. Capable of reaching a max. speed of 320km/hr, [...]
New E-series “Hayabusa” Bullet train boasts max. speed of 320km/hr
New E-series “Hayabusa” Bullet train boasts max. speed of 320km/hr

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Let’s Visit Tokyo – Shinagawa Train Station & Shinagawa Business Center

Shinagawa Train Station is like Tokyo Central Station, one of the most famous places for many tourists visiting Japan. It’s the second train station in Tokyo area for catching a shinkansen for visiting Kyoto, Osaka, and other are[...]
Let’s Visit Tokyo – Shinagawa Train Station & Shinagawa Business Center
Let’s Visit Tokyo – Shinagawa Train Station & Shinagawa Business CenterLet’s Visit Tokyo – Shinagawa Train Station & Shinagawa Business CenterLet’s Visit Tokyo – Shinagawa Train Station & Shinagawa Business CenterLet’s Visit Tokyo – Shinagawa Train Station & Shinagawa Business CenterLet’s Visit Tokyo – Shinagawa Train Station & Shinagawa Business Center

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JR Unveils Their E5 Shinkasen, Japan’s Fastest Ever Bullet Train

Yesterday the East Japan Railway Co, unveiled their fastest shinkasen, ever, the E5 series, which will be put in operation in March 2011 on the Tohoku Shinkansen Line. The E5 Series has a 320km/h top speed but will initially drive at 3[...]
JR Unveils Their E5 Shinkasen, Japan’s Fastest Ever Bullet Train

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Wi-Fi Coming to Japan’s Shinkansen (Bullet Trains) Next Year

Hong Kong has their underground entirely covered for 2G/3G mobile phone usage. Apparently starting next year, the N700 series JR Shinkasen (Tokyo – Osaka) will offer paid Wi-Fi service that will let users surf the Web and enjoy p[...]
Wi-Fi Coming to Japan’s Shinkansen (Bullet Trains) Next Year
Wi-Fi Coming to Japan’s Shinkansen (Bullet Trains) Next Year

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