logging, blogging, and me in Japan

Japan

Exchange diaris has become popular among girls

1990

日記リンクス(nikki links) was launched

05/18/1995

An internet forum, あやしいわーるど (Ayashii World), was launched

1996

The number of filter news sites increased gradually

1998

the number of the Internet users: 16,940,000

12/1998

2channel was launched

05/30/1999

tDiary was released

2001

「バーチャルネットアイドル・ちゆ12歳 (a virtual internet idol Tiyu, 12 years old)」 was launched.

02/14/2001

Blogging were getting popular among scholars, students, and people in IT field

2002

the number of the Internet users: 69,420,000

12/2002

the number of bloggers: 25,390,000

03/2006

「神児遊助 (Kamijiyusuke)」was recorded as the world most viewed blog in a day.

06/04/2008

ameblo.jp/kamijiyusuke/

The ban on the Internet use for election campaigns is lifted

07/04/2013

Me

got the first desktop computer shared with family

08/2002

given the first cellphone

04/2004

a group blog with friends

10/2005 - 04/2007

given the first laptop

03/2007

a group blog with teammates

05/2007 - 03/2008

a private blog about my experience in Moscow

07/28/2011 - 08/22/2011

a private blog about my life and studies in Sweden

06/21/2012 - 06/30/2013

a blog as an assignment

02/01/2013 - 05/29/2013