- Japan Images: Macbook With Kana
February 27th, 2011
Notice the space bar is smaller and has been partially replaced by a kana (かな) and English (ASCII) (英数) switch on either side. I almost bought an external keyboard that had a similar layout just so I could have a Japanese keyboard for back home in Australia. Yes mac and Japanese nerd!
- Learn Katakana: Japanese Computer Terms
July 29th, 2010
I’ve gathered a handful of common computer and internet terms with their Japanese equivalents. They’re a great way to learn new Japanese words plus get your head around the occasionally complicated Katakana involved. A good way to sharpen your skills in this area is to switch your whole computer over to the Japanese for a day.
- Apple’s iPad coming to Japan
March 9th, 2010
So the news this week that the iPad will debut in the US on April 3 was pretty exciting. What’s more exciting though, is that the iPad will also be available in Australia (where I live) and Japan (where I want to live) plus Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Switzerland and the UK in late April.