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Tag: Japan

Facial Recognition Software Befuddled by LED Goggles: Big Brother Stumped

Facial Recognition Software Befuddled by LED Goggles: Big Brother Stumped
Are you the kind of person that’s worried about Big Brother and those CCTV cameras all over the place? So you don’t want your face on camera feeds? Then these specs might be for you.…
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Kyosho EGG Sugoi R/C Bots Clean up Your Mess While You Sit on Your Lazy Ass

Kyosho EGG Sugoi R/C Bots Clean up Your Mess While You Sit on Your Lazy Ass
Oh, how I love wacky Japanese gadgets. And how I hate cleaning. So when Francesco over at Hobby Media[IT] tipped me off to these Japanese cleaning robots, I was just about in heaven.…
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Chibi Heroes: Cutie Ukiyo-e

Chibi Heroes: Cutie Ukiyo-e
Jed Henry lit the Internet on fire with his ukiyo-e-style art. Then he worked with woodblock artist David Bull to turn those artworks into actual ukiyo-e prints, which are now under the brand Ukiyoe Heroes. Now…
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Hidden iPhone Quick Draw Holder: Assassin’s Creed Japan

Hidden iPhone Quick Draw Holder: Assassin’s Creed Japan
YouTuber morishowta is working on a wrist-mounted holder for his iPhone that quickly pushes the phone to his hand when he thrusts his arm forward. It’s like the hidden blade in Assassin’s Creed, or Travis Bickle’s…
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Who Needs Real Friends, When You Can Rent Fake Ones?

Who Needs Real Friends, When You Can Rent Fake Ones?
Life gets a whole easier if you have good friends by your side. By that I mean real friends, not fake ones that you can now rent for a fee from companies like Client Partners [JP].…
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Use Different Size Batteries in Panasonic’s (Truly) Emergency Flashlight

Use Different Size Batteries in Panasonic’s (Truly) Emergency Flashlight
In cases of real emergencies, most emergency lights are pretty much useless if you don’t have the required number of and type batteries to power them up. You can consider yourself lucky if you come across…
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Onkyo TW21A: The 21-inch Tablet PC

Onkyo TW21A: The 21-inch Tablet PC
I’ve always wanted something a bit bigger than my iPad that I could use for both desktop and laptop computing, but carrying around a 21-inch PC seems like it might be a bit of overkill. But…
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G-cluster Takes a Crack at Cloud-based Gaming

G-cluster Takes a Crack at Cloud-based Gaming
A Japanese company called G-cluster is looking to succeed where OnLive failed – make cloud gaming mainstream. It will demonstrate it’s capabilities later this month at CES 2013, but it has already released a handful of…
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Rent Your Own Personal Security Drone

Rent Your Own Personal Security Drone
Japanese security firm Secom is preparing to launch a new service that will let home and small business owners rent a quadcopter drone that the company claims will launch automatically in the event of a burglary,…
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These Bath Salts Let You Bathe in Ink

These Bath Salts Let You Bathe in Ink
When most people say “bath salts” these days, you think they’re talking about the nasty drug trend that’s been sweeping through the nation lately, and not something you actually use for a relaxing soak in the…
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Super Mario Handkerchiefs: It’s-achoo Mario!

Super Mario Handkerchiefs: It’s-achoo Mario!
Japan’s Club Nintendo is famous for offering weird, wacky and wonderful collectibles for its members. It turns out that a couple of years ago, one of the special items made available to members was this set…
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Remoca Lets You Watch Your Pet Eat (for a Price)

Remoca Lets You Watch Your Pet Eat (for a Price)
Even if they drive us nuts most of the time, we still love our pets. And while I prefer to forget that my insane dog exists while I’m on vacation, some of you want to check…
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Tokyoflash Kisai Spider’s Transparent Display Lets You View Your Wrist Hairs

Tokyoflash Kisai Spider’s Transparent Display Lets You View Your Wrist Hairs
Just like many Japanese watches, this new one from Tokyoflash looks somewhat hard to read, but apparently after having worn the watch for a day or so, you’ll be able to easily tell the time. But…
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Necomimi Cat Ears Get Interchangeable Accessories

Necomimi Cat Ears Get Interchangeable Accessories
We have laughed more than a few times at the oddball product from NeuroSky called the Necomimi brainwave cat ears. The ears are designed to move back and forth depending on your mood based on reading…
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Fake Tail Displays Your Heart Rate: I Whip My Tail Back and Forth

Fake Tail Displays Your Heart Rate: I Whip My Tail Back and Forth
In the old days, people can tell what someone is feeling by their facial expressions or by using special mouth sounds like “I’m sad. I don’t have anyone to talk to, which makes it sadder that…
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GeekStuff4U Offers Free Holiday Shipping from Japan!

GeekStuff4U Offers Free Holiday Shipping from Japan!
We feature tons of cool stuff from Japan on Technabob over the years, but one of the big deterrents to picking up some fun and unusual gadgets from the other side of the Pacific Ocean has…
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