Posts Tagged ‘japan’
 
 
 
Offbeat
 
segaia
segaia
segaia

The Seagaia Ocean Dome Was The World’s Largest Indoor Beach

Humanity has a thing for putting things that should be outdoors indoors. We have racks of bulbs firing off UV rays to tan us. We've got fish in glass cages to swim for our amusement. And, for a decade and change, we had an enor...
 
Gaming
 
PS4 Controller
PS4 Controller
PS4 Controller

Odd, The PS4 Launching in Japan in 2014, Three Months After the US Launch

In a rather weird twist of events, Sony today announced, alongside the PS Vita TV and new Vita launch, that the Playstation 4 will arrive in Japan on February 22, 2014 three months after the PS4 US launch of November 15th.  Odd...
 
Autos
 
star wars nissan juke
star wars nissan juke
star wars nissan juke

Nissan Juke Star Wars Special Edition Vehicle (video)

Attention Star Wars fans: you might want to consider moving to Japan. Why you ask? Because that's the market that Nissan plans to debut and offer its Star Wars Juke Special Edition vehicle. Yup, you heard right! Nissan has anno...

 
News Stories
 
Kids Walker Cyclops Mech
Kids Walker Cyclops Mech
Kids Walker Cyclops Mech

Japan Sells $20K Mech For Kids (video)

Rich kids in Japan can bug their parents to dish out $20,000 for a fresh-from-the-factory, pint-sized, ride-able mech for them. These things are rolling out of mecha manufacturers in Japan by Sakakibara Machinery Works and thos...
 
News Stories
 
Seethrough-highlighter
Seethrough-highlighter
Seethrough-highlighter

See-Through Highlighter Lets You See What You’re Highlighting

Everybody uses highlighters when they're taking notes, going over things and more, so they're a pretty common thing. Sure, companies try to spice things up a bit with unique colors or by adding sticky notes to the highlighters ...
 
iOS Applications
 
Face Stealer iOS App
Face Stealer iOS App
Face Stealer iOS App

Face Stealer iOS App Lets You Superimpose Someone’s Mug onto Yours (video)

Yahoo needs to be nimble, smarter, and more creative if they wanna compete with Google and those alike.  In other words, they need to create more apps like this, called Face Stealer. Put simply, Face Stealer superimposes anothe...

 
Featured
 
Sarychev Volcano (Kuril Islands, northeast of Japan
Sarychev Volcano (Kuril Islands, northeast of Japan
Sarychev Volcano (Kuril Islands, northeast of Japan

Image of the Day: Volcano Erupting from Space

Sarychev Volcano (Kuril Islands, northeast of Japan) in an early stage of eruption on June 12, 2009, as seen from space.
 
Computers
 
Sony Vaio T Series Ultrabooks
Sony Vaio T Series Ultrabooks
Sony Vaio T Series Ultrabooks

Sony VAIO T Series T14 and T15 Ultrabook Specs and Pricing

The ink isn't even dry on our Sony VAIO S15 laptop review and here we are biting our nails in anticipation over the next installment to the brand, now celebrating its 15th year in existence. We already knew Sony was planning to...
 
Gaming
 
Nintendo Wii U TVii-1
Nintendo Wii U TVii-1
Nintendo Wii U TVii-1

Nintendo’s Wii U TVii Services Arrives December 20th

I don't have a Wii U in my possession.  I have, however, used the gaming console, albeit to a limited extent.  So it's a bit difficult for me to truly comment on the controllers true effectiveness in terms of actual gameplay.  ...

 
Gaming
 
Wii Mini
Wii Mini
Wii Mini

Wii Mini is Not the System You’re Looking For, Unless You’re Canadian

The launch of the Wii U has come and gone.  Stock remains few and far between, unless you're willing to pay a hefty premium via Ebay or Craigslist.  Or you can head North and pick up the Wii Mini on December 7th. It's a Canada ...
 
Wacky
 
photo booth fish bowls
photo booth fish bowls
photo booth fish bowls

Old Phone Booths Turned Into Aquariums

As cellphone take over, payphones are becoming a thing of the past. Many are disappearing from the streets in many cities around the globe. But a Japanese art collective Kingyobu decided to create some art from old payphone boo...
 
Household
 
Floormat Vacuum
Floormat Vacuum
Floormat Vacuum

Floormat Vacuum is the Answer to Sand in Your House (video)

[GR]C03IxF2h6dA[/GR] Hardwood floors and snow are a bit like oil and water.  Needless to say, it's not the actual snow, but the sand that the city's plows dump on the street and sidewalks that get dragged inside.  Sand on hardw...