Kyoto

Kyoto (京都市 Kyōto-shi, pronounced [kʲjoːꜜto.ɕi]; UK /kɪˈt/, US /kiˈ-/, or /ˈkj-/) is a city located in the central part of the island of Honshu, Japan. It has a population close to 1.5 million. Formerly the Imperial capital of Japan for more than one thousand years, it is now the capital city of Kyoto Prefecture located in the Kansai region, as well as a major part of the Kyoto-Osaka-Kobe metropolitan area. Kyoto is also known as the thousand-year capital.

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In Japanese, the city has been called Kyō (), Miyako (), or Kyō no Miyako (京の都). In the 11th century, the city was renamed Kyoto ("capital city"), after the Chinese word for capital city, jingdu (京都). After the city of Edo was renamed Tokyo (meaning "Eastern Capital") in 1868, and the seat of the Emperor was transferred there, Kyoto was known for a short time as Saikyō (西京, meaning "Western Capital").

Obsolete spellings for the city's name include Kioto and Meaco. Another term commonly used to refer to the city in the pre-modern period was Keishi (京師), meaning "metropolis" or "capital".

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How Richard Nixon ‘Stole’ This Photo and Twisted It Into a Campaign Slogan

PetaPixel 17 Oct 2020
Sometimes the composition is corrected later in the post, sometimes pictures of casual moments are staged, and sometimes the story behind the photograph is completely different from the reality that the photo purports to portray ... View this post on Instagram. Kyoto, Japan ... A post shared by Elliott Erwitt (@elliotterwitt) on Jul 23, 2020 at 1.26pm PDT....
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‘Illegal thoughts’: how some exiled critics of Thai king are fueling a revolt

Japan Times 10 Sep 2020
Protesters say writings and social media posts by the critics, including a Kyoto University professor, have helped to loosen the taboo on questioning the monarchy ... ....
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2 doctors indicted on murder charges of ALS patient

Asahi News 14 Aug 2020
The Kyoto District Public Prosecutors Office on Aug ... Investigative sources said the woman, 51, who suffered from the incurable disease, had posted online that she wanted to die ... According to the indictment, the two doctors visited the ALS patient’s apartment in Kyoto’s Nakagyo Ward between around 5.21 p.m....
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11 of the best music videos from lockdown

BBC News 08 Aug 2020
Skip Youtube post by Evanescence ... End of Youtube post by Evanescence ... Skip Youtube post by HaimVEVO ... End of Youtube post by HaimVEVO ... Skip Youtube post by GRM Daily ... End of Youtube post by GRM Daily ... Skip Youtube post by Thao & The Get Down Stay Down ... End of Youtube post by Thao & The Get Down Stay Down ... Skip Youtube post by Megan Thee Stallion....
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Murder suspect hoped to emulate ‘mercy killing’ doctor in manga

Asahi News 28 Jul 2020
KYOTO--A doctor accused of murdering an amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) patient had posted online messages about concealing acts of euthanasia and suggesting prices for mercy killing services, investigative source said ... ALS patients and their families posted their views of euthanasia as well as examples of cases that led to slower breathing....
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5G et au-delà : La photodiode à haute vitesse KP-H dotée d’une puce-sur-porteur à lentille intégrée ...

Maryville Daily Forum 02 Jul 2020
Kyoto Semiconductor Co., Ltd ... À propos de Kyoto Semiconductor ... Ils sont fabriqués de bout en bout, pré et post processus inclus, avec la technologie de packaging unique de Kyoto Semiconductor, dans nos locaux au Japon, pour être expédiés à nos clients du monde entier ... © 2020 Kyoto Semiconductor, Co Ltd ... Kyoto Semiconductor Co., Ltd....
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5G and Beyond: Kyoto Semiconductor’s KP-H High-speed Photodiode With Lens-integrated Chip-on-carrier Achieves Bandwidth of 40GHz

Odessa American 29 Jun 2020
Kyoto Semiconductor Co., Ltd ... About Kyoto Semiconductor ... They are manufactured end-to-end, including pre- and post-processing, and together with Kyoto Semiconductor’s unique packaging technology, at our location in Japan and made available to customers around the world ... © 2020 Kyoto Semiconductor, Co Ltd ... Kyoto Semiconductor Co., Ltd....
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Plague-fighting monster becomes superstar as pandemic drags

Asahi News 27 May 2020
KYOTO--A feudal-era folkloric monster called Amabie has taken Japan by storm for its purported mystical power to fend off plagues ... In early March, Junya Kono, 37, a yokai culture researcher who serves as an instructor at the Kyoto Saga University of Arts, posted an image on Twitter of an amulet he made that depicts Amabie....
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Man arrested over deadly 2019 arson at Japan’s Kyoto Animation

The Himalayan 27 May 2020
Police had issued an arrest warrant for Shinji Aoba at the time of the fire but had been unable to question him after he suffered serious burns in the blaze at Kyoto Animation ... The post Man arrested over deadly 2019 arson at Japan’s Kyoto Animation appeared first on The Himalayan Times....
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Kyoto Semiconductor Announces a Photodiode in the Industry’s Smallest Class, with a Broad Range of ...

The Marshall News Messenger 26 May 2020
Kyoto Semiconductor KP-2 Two-tone Photodiode KPMC29 (Photo ... Kyoto Semiconductor ... They are manufactured end-to-end, including pre- and post-processing, and together with Kyoto Semiconductor’s unique packaging technology, at our location in Japan and made available to customers around the world ... Media Relations, Kyoto Semiconductor Co., Ltd....
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Kyoto Semiconductor lance la plus petite photodiode de sa catégorie dans l’industrie, dotée d’un large ...

Kentucky New Era 26 May 2020
Kyoto Semiconductor KP-2 Two-tone Photodiode KPMC29 (Photo ... Kyoto Semiconductor ... Ils sont fabriqués de bout en bout, pré et post processus inclus, avec la technologie de packaging unique de Kyoto Semiconductor, dans nos locaux au Japon, pour être expédiés à nos clients du monde entier ... Media Relations, Kyoto Semiconductor Co., Ltd....
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Nintendo smashes Switch sales view, says Animal Crossing is device's fastest-selling game

The Jakarta Post 08 May 2020
Shares ... New Horizons shifted a record 13.4 million units in its first six weeks. The Kyoto-based gaming company posted operating profit of 89.4 billion yen (678.32 million pound sterling) for January-March, Reuters’ calculations showed based on annual figures, smashing analyst estimates ... Its forecasts are widely viewed as conservative ... Shortages....
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Nintendo smashes Switch sales forecast as Animal Crossing sales top 13 million

Metro USA 07 May 2020
New Horizons shifting 13.4 million units in its first six weeks. The Kyoto-based gaming company posted a 200% jump in operating profit in the January-March quarter to 89.4 billion yen according to Reuters’ calculations, well above analyst estimates ... ....

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