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Nov 26, 2020hightech
Japan's Largest International Python Conference 2020

Hello, Yoshimasa here. My colleagues and I run Python Engineer Development Co., Ltd. which administers the Python Certified Engineer Basic Examination (the Python Exam).

PyCon JP, Japan’s largest international Python conference, happened at the end of August, and we joined as Gold Sponsors. We offered an online booth and gave four mini presentations there.

Oct 29, 2020hightech
Add Proposals to Tech Skills

In recent years, I have received increased requests to hold lectures teaching engineers how to write better proposals. I’ve been doing such lectures for five years, and have offered a total of 100 all over Japan.

Oct 15, 2020hightech
The Easy-to-Use 360° Camera RICOH THETA: the COVID-19 Pandemic Expands its Utility - Even into Space

Even if the pandemic keeps you at home, Street View lets you travel the world

To prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus disease COVID-19, stay-at-home restrictions have been put in place across the world.

Oct 6, 2020hightech
For Those Wanting to Work in Japan: Learn Tech in Japanese! Python Edition: Part 2
Python is quite popular in Japan, as it probably is overseas, as well. The Python Engineer Certification Exam I sponsor has been taken by over 10,000 students in its three...
Sep 14, 2020hightech
The New Normal Post-COVID-19: Homecoming and Safety Checks Can Both Be Done Remotely

How COVID-19 changed the way we work

To prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus COVID-19, people are being asked to avoid going out as much as possible. For this reason, many companies that previously required their employees to commute to an office, have now permitted telecommuting and have hurriedly established remote working systems.

Sep 9, 2020hightech
For Those Wanting to Work in Japan: Learn Tech in Japanese! Python Edition

Japan’s efforts to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic have lead to a big increase in free education websites. Try searching the web for the terms "Python 無料 学習” (muryou gakushuu — free education), and you’ll see you’ll get a huge number of hits. These sites can allow you to study while you’re still overseas, so I highly recommend giving them a try.

Aug 25, 2020hightech
Covid-19 countermeasures in Japan and the world: a movement towards the free provision of patents for the development & manufacture of medications & vaccines

Facebook, Amazon and others release their patents

As the new coronavirus disease spreads throughout the world, the governments of various countries are struggling to respond.