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Kin

A unit of weight in Japan equivalent to 600 grams.
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The video segments will be re-edited for distribution on the creators' social pages, as well as on Kin Community's network of outlets.
predilecto de kin es el bosque, lluvioso y con clima invernal.
Studying an animal that forages in solitude, and not in groups like monkeys and apes, allowed researchers to model how important kin recognition through voice would have been in a similar species from 55 to 90 million years ago.
Kanazawa and colleagues also discuss several mechanisms through which monitoring occurs in kin institutions in Japan.
Kin is housing manager at Mascot House, on Westgate Road, which provides sheltered flats for Chinese elderly people of which 90% of residents are illiterate in Chinese.
Next of kin of patients with MS were recruited from earlier research with 61 MS patients (Isaksson, 2007; Isaksson, Gunnarsson, & Ahlstrom, 2007).
According to the leading technology blog Gizmodo, Microsoft managed to sell just 500 Kins, compared to the 50 million iPhones that have been sold worldwide.
The Kin phones represented software giant Microsoft's first foray into designing its own phones.
They are being marketed as Windows phones but the interface of blocky windows, monochrome text and zoomed-in photos is unique to Kin, with a heavy social media slant, a custom browser based on the Zune's browser, and, surprisingly, no support for third-party apps.
The Kin One and Kin Two, as they are being branded, are made by Japan s Sharp Corp and will be sold by Verizon Wireless, a joint venture between Verizon Communications Inc and Vodafone Group Plc.
KIN supports Microsoft's new cloud computing service with an optimized GUI (Graphic User Interface), enabling smooth interaction for social networking in mobile communication.
The phones, the Kin One and Kin Two, allow users to update status messages on sites like Facebook, Twitter and MySpace, all at once, from the home menu.