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Tag: Japan

Octopus Trap Speakers May Only Look Versatile

Octopus Trap Speakers May Only Look Versatile
In what has to be one of the oddest trends I’ve seen, Japanese company Bird Electron has produced a set of speakers built to resemble octopus traps. As you might have guessed, octopus traps are used…

Human Relations Calculator: Does Your Relationship Add Up?

Human Relations Calculator: Does Your Relationship Add Up?
This might look like an ordinary calculator on the surface, but if you dig deeper, you’ll discover that this oddity from Japan not only can do math, it can tell you and your significant other what…
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Nintendo Dsi Goes Multicolor

Nintendo Dsi Goes Multicolor
The Nintendo DSi has only been out in Japan since last November and already the line is expanding to include a new range of very bright colors: pink, green, and blue. Not, it must be said,…

Metal Gear Solid Touch Website: Fun in More Ways Than One

Metal Gear Solid Touch Website: Fun in More Ways Than One
The website for Solid Snake’s latest game – Metal Gear Solid Touch on the iPhone – is already up and running. How did I find out? The website told me that it was up. That’s right…

Bacharufurontosaraundo: Kenwood 2 Channel CD Player With Surround Sound

Bacharufurontosaraundo: Kenwood 2 Channel CD Player With Surround Sound
Japanese electronics company Kenwood recently unveiled a currently unnamed and unpriced CD player that incorporates DTS Surround Sensation. Surround Sensation is a technology that allows listeners to hear surround sound even from conventional two-speaker systems (e.g.…

Hims Brain Hubi Claims to Relax Your Mind, Improve Your Memory, Help You Concentrate, End World Hunger, Visualize Whirled Peas

Hims Brain Hubi Claims to Relax Your Mind, Improve Your Memory, Help You Concentrate, End World Hunger, Visualize Whirled Peas
This little USB gadget from Korea makes some pretty lofty claims. Not only will it help you chill out, it could help you memorize Pi to 100,000 digits, or might turn you into the next Rembrandt.…

Stop Singing in the Shower With the Waterproof Mp3 Player

Stop Singing in the Shower With the Waterproof Mp3 Player
The rivalry between water and consumer electronics is one of the most legendary rivalries known to man. It’s right up there with Itchy & Scratchy, WOW & Life, Me & College. Recognizing the tragic state of…

Yuen’to Music Ball: Expensive Speaker in a Small, Nearly Useless Package

Yuen’to Music Ball: Expensive Speaker in a Small, Nearly Useless Package
How much would you pay for a 0.7 watt portable speaker that’s more cute than functional? $76.16!?! How the hell did you know that the Yuen’to Music Ball cost that much? Get outta here! I mean,…

Focal Aquatune Lets Your iPod Go for a Swim

Focal Aquatune Lets Your iPod Go for a Swim
How many times have you said to yourself – Self… Why is it that I can’t take my iPod in the swimming pool with me? Well this new waterproof sound system from Japan’s Focal is the…

Hado Enjin Go!!!: LEGO Space Battleship Yamato

Hado Enjin Go!!!: LEGO Space Battleship Yamato
Space Battleship Yamato – known as Space Cruiser Yamato or Star Blazers in the US – is one of the most influential and groundbreaking Anime of all time, and the titular ship is as iconic as…

Floating Bloody Mess: the Liquid Lamp

Floating Bloody Mess: the Liquid Lamp
After a brief shot at being practical and ingenious, the Japanese are back to being weird again with this morbid and messy yet minimalist lamp from DCS Corp: Designed by Kouichi Okamoto, the Liquid Lamp is…

Fullgarbage Alchemist: Japanese Sewage Plant Mines Gold From Sludge

Fullgarbage Alchemist: Japanese Sewage Plant Mines Gold From Sludge
Talk about making something from nothing: a sewage plant in Japan’s Nagano prefecture recently began mining gold from wastewater. The sewage plant is located in the town of Suwa, where there are “numerous precision machining companies,…

3 X 3 X 1 Rubik’S Cube is Just a Wee Bit Too Easy to Solve

3 X 3 X 1 Rubik’S Cube is Just a Wee Bit Too Easy to Solve
If you thought that 7 x 7 x 7 Rubik’s Cube was a little too difficult for your tiny brain, what with its 1.95 * (10^160) permutations, have I got a deal for you. This 3…

Psp Goes Vibrant With Carnival Colors

Psp Goes Vibrant With Carnival Colors
If the current PSPs are just way too dull for your tastes, take heart–brighter, more colorful versions are on the way… in Japan. That means ponying up the import tax if you want one of these,…

Time to Slice Some Fools: Afro Samurai Hits Xbox 360 and PS3

Time to Slice Some Fools: Afro Samurai Hits Xbox 360 and PS3
Afro Samurai is weird. On one hand, it’s laden with cliches. Bad guy kills father, son becomes a brooding, killer line spewing killing machine bent on revenge. Severed heads and limbs and blood fly. On the…

R2-D2 Sippy Water Bottle Carries R2d2h20 (or Booze)

R2-D2 Sippy Water Bottle Carries R2d2h20 (or Booze)
Next time you happen to crash land on the sandy surface of  Tatooine with nothing but you, your shiny metal sidekick and a bunch of Jawas to carry your rusty carcass around, why not first quench…
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