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Building a Comprehensive Photo Storage and Backup System

Storage and backup. It’s a mundane reality of photography. I’d much rather spend time with my camera or be teaching others about photography. But, in …

Camera settings and tips for concert photography beginners

<i>This guide is intended for concert photography beginners. If you have a DSLR camera and are interested in how to control your camera settings to take</i> …

10 Stories From The Japanese Surrender That Everyone Should Know

On August 15, 1945, Emperor Hirohito announced Japan’s surrender to the Allies. The Second World War was at an end.<p>For the millions who heard his …

How Do Investment Losses Affect Taxes?

Nobody wants to lose money on an investment, but even in a strong market, it's possible to have a few individual stocks perform poorly. When this happens, you have a couple of choices. You can either hold onto your investments in the hopes they'll improve, or unload them before they drop in value …

14 Must-Eat Dishes in Japan That Aren’t Sushi

If you’ve ever seen a masterful sushi chef at work, it’s a beautiful sight—the way he slices through each piece of fish with exacting precision before he molds the glistening strip of seafood to a ball of vinegared rice. Concentrated and quiet, it’s like he’s putting on a performance. And as …

Top Japan ski resorts

<b>NAEBA</b><p>Naeba is the only resort here that is yet to attract the attention of British tour operators, it has however attracted the attention of Japan's …

Skiing

10 Ways to Make Money in the Market in 2017

The year 2016 has been, for lack of better description, a strange one. It started with one of the worst Januarys in history and an oil price bust … …

Top Okinawa Outdoor Activities → 8 Amazing Experiences

Okinawa is an adventure traveller’s dream-come-true: diving with turtles and manta rays, trekking mountains with superb panoramic views… there’s …

Snorkelling

Why Half a Million Young Japanese Can't Face School or Work

Nagisa Hirai was an active child who loved playing soccer with the boys. But that early happiness dissipated on her first day at elementary school …

Japan

Best Hiking Trails in Japan, Ranked by Difficulty

Japan is like a dream-come-true for hiking and mountaineering enthusiasts. Whether you’re looking for a casual day trip, or a mountain-scaling …

Opinion: Stocks at all-time highs calls for extreme caution

Investors have good reasons to be worried about stocks right now. Let’s start by taking a look at the most recent technical and sentiment</b> …

Osaka’s Best Outdoor Attractions → 3 Breathtaking Parks

For those with a love of the outdoors, despite being one of Japans largest and most densely populated cities, Osaka has a number of natural beauties …

Fig Season Is Upon Us! Here Are 5 Ways to Eat Them

This is probably a good time to mention that <b>the best figs are not usually the perfect, good-looking firm ones</b>. Oh, no! You want 'em soft, even squishy, even oozing a bit of syrupy juice. Some of the best are the ones that have started to wrinkle a bit after sitting for a couple of days your …

Which Commodities Are the Best Bargain Now?

BY TONY SAGAMI<p>What kind of investor are you? Are you the buy-high-sell-higher (trend continuation) type? Or are you a bargain hunter who likes …

Here's the top stock pick from each of 50 biggest hedge funds

The 50 largest hedge funds increased their exposure to stocks by 5.3% in the first quarter, according to FactSet.<p>That's a jump from 1% in the fourth quarter, according to the firm's latest data on hedge fund ownership published Wednesday.<p>Apple was still the largest holding in the aggregate …

Investing

5 Fidelity Funds You Can Hold Until You Die

Fidelity mutual funds are among the best on the market today, and these excel in the long term<p>Fidelity Investments is one of only a few mutual fund …

Investing

30 Easy Ways To Eat Healthier On A Budget

Because it really shouldn't cost you an arm and a leg.<p><i>Some responses have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

Say sayonara to "sayonara" – 70% of Japanese people don't use this word for goodbye anymore

But if the word for “goodbye” is dying, how do we say goodbye to it?<p>If you were to ask people who have never studied Japanese before to name some …

5 Stocks We're Watching but Not Buying Yet

We Fools like to keep watchlists of companies we think could be worth owning. Sometimes a company will stay on our radar for an extended period of time as we increase our understanding of the company or wait for circumstances surrounding the company to change or for the share price to drop to the …

3 ETFs to Help You Make More Money in Retirement

Preferred shares, dividend growth companies, and emerging-market stocks can boost your returns in retirement.<p>In times of historically low interest …

25 Japanese recipes easy enough to make at home

Sure, you love sushi and ramen. But you'll fall even harder for Japanese food when you try these recipes.

Mediterranean Chicken Recipe

"Sauteed chicken simmered in a sauce of tomatoes, olives, white wine, garlic, and herbs. This recipe is from The WEBB Cooks, articles and recipes by …

Easy Crock-Pot Recipes

Sure, you want dinner to be delicious and satisfying to whomever you're serving, but wouldn't it be great if it were simple too? Using your slow …