Cannot find your bookmarks links ?
You have a working desktop in the office and you also used a laptop to work from home. During your lunch break while having lunch, you found some interesting sites and bookmarked in your office desktop. You reached home wanting to continue with the articles on the particular sites, but you can’t remember the link which is not found on your laptop! Next day, you import the links using a thumb drive and import the links onto your laptop …
Less hassle, sync all your bookmark altogether with XMarks.
Mozilla released a plugin, Weave Sync add-on version 1.0 for Firefox, allowing Mozilla users to synchronize bookmarks, saved passwords, browsing history and even open browser tabs. There is a better tool. It is the XMarks bookmark syncing tool. XMarks not only supports Firefox, but also Safari, Chrome and Internet Explorer. It actually includes the functions which Weave Sync add-on already have.
To good to be true ? Well that is not all. You can also view bookmarks from your mobile phone’s browser by going mobile.xmarks.com by logging in with XMarks username and password.
How to Use ?
Just go to XMarks Official Site, download the tool and install it onto those computers which you are using. Create a new user account with XMarks and you are ready to go.
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Many people seem to misunderstand these two different bath houses in Japan which is a common topic among travellers. One is the Sento and another will be the popular Onsen.
A sento is a communal Japanese Bath house that is most popular in cold weather. The common misconception is that it has natural spring water coming out from it, but it is actually just normal water. The exception is, that they have many different type of baths/pools like a jacuzzi type and jet water type.
There are certain Sento where you will have to pay 50/80 YEN to use the hairdryers. And of course, an entry fee is required for any Sento. You will be given a locker to keep your personal belongings in. Sentos are split into a male and female section, and yes you are required to go naked in front of others. Sentos are usually used for bathing, instead of relaxing.
An Onsen is a communal bath house that has water originating from natural hot springs. People go to an Onsen to relax as they believe that it is good for clearing their minds and improving their skin. Some Japanese even believe certain onsen to be magical and able to cure illnesses! Most Onsen now are seperated into male and female sections, but some still are multi-sex. So be sure to check ahead if you are uncomfortable in co-ed situations.
Many Onsen come hand in hand with a Ryokan (Traditional Japanese Inn) where there will be a package for lodging, food, and of course, use of the Onsen. It is a great retreat for both foreigners and Japanese alike.
Many people know that buying and selling of 2nd hand Manga is a very popular culture in Japan. Buying 2nd hand manga is not only a cheaper alternative, it is also usually still in pristine condition. Selling of your 2nd hand Manga is called Kaitori (買取). You are not only able to do this with Manga, but CDs and DVDs as well!
Places to sell/buy 2nd hand manga:
Somtimes they have the option to buy a bundle at a discounted rate which is a steal for customers! Do keep a lookout for these deals.
Watching movies in Japan is almost the same as any other cinema in the world. However, prices may differ for everyone. A popular cinema in Japan would be Toho Cinemas which can be frequently found in O1O1 shopping malls.
-Wednesdays are the usual “ladies days” where movie tickets for ladies can be purchased at 1000YEN.
-Every 1st of the month, tickets are all 1000YEN.
-Senior citizens above 60 years old can also purchase tickets at 1000 YEN.
A normal ticket price can be 1500YEN-1800YEN.
Popcorn and the like can also be purchased for around 1000YEN with a drink.
Please take note:
There are usually two choices for American movies/English Speaking Movies. Those that are dubbed over in Japanese. Or those that are in English and have Japanese subtitles. It is important to clarify that before purchasing tickets, especially for non-Japanese speaking people.