Posts Tagged ‘japanese’
 
 
 
Household
 
RF Floor Duster
RF Floor Duster
RF Floor Duster

Remote Controlled Floor Duster Lets You Clean From Your Sofa (video)

It turns out that the Japanese are just as lazy as Americans.  My proof?  This remote-controlled duster. Okay, so sweeping generalizations aside, I'd actually love to give this thing a go on my hardwood floors, which don't meas...
 
Accessory Reviews
 
VOID VO2 Watch-001
VOID VO2 Watch-001
VOID VO2 Watch-001

VOID VO2 Watch Review

The traditional time piece calls for a round or circular face.  It's a logical approach since the very concept of time, at least in the modern age, repeats again and again.  However, eschewing that traditional watch design is a...

 
Gaming
 
Wii U
Wii U
Wii U

Nintendo Wii U Price and Release Date Announced, Coming 11/18 with Preorders Starting Today

A new improved Wii is much over due.  If you own the current gen Wii then you know this all too well, as it doesn't offer an HD connection or gaming experience that is remotely analogous to that of the Xbox 360 or PS3. Good new...
 
Toys
 
Water RPG
Water RPG
Water RPG

Rocket Propelled Water Grenade

Soaking your friend in a barrage of water used to mean grabbing the garden hose.  Or if your family's wealth exceeded the normal means, a very well endowed supersoaker.  At least that was what the norm was 15 years ago. Now, if...

 
Gaming
 
takara tomy
takara tomy
takara tomy

“Virtual Master Real” Handheld Fishing Game From Japan

Now, I'm not saying you're not gonna like this, I'm just saying it's probably better suited for your 6 year old, though I have a feeling its Japanese makers have a more mature audience in mind. To each their own, and if roaming...
 
Apple
 
iPadock
iPadock
iPadock

iPADock: One iPad Dock To Rule Them All

It's not entirely clear how many Apple products can be docked at once with the iPADock, but from where we stand this appears to be the most robust dock of them all.  It at least has room for two iPads and two iPhone or iPods, w...

 
Wireless
 
Wireless Guitar Pickup
Wireless Guitar Pickup
Wireless Guitar Pickup

Small Ass Rechargeable, Wireless Guitar Plug

Wireless guitar plugs and adapters have been around since for, like, forever.  But most require a belt like holster to support their bulky and cumbersome size.  So leave it to the folks at Thanko to sell a system that is small ...
 
Clocks
 
Twist Alarm Clock
Twist Alarm Clock
Twist Alarm Clock

Twist Alarm Clock Wakes You With Math

The best way for me to wake up in the morning is to scroll through my emails.  It engages my brain, gets me reading and reminds me of all the things I need to do.  If email is the last thing you want to look at upon opening you...

 
Autos
 
TaxiReplica
TaxiReplica
TaxiReplica

Japanese Replica Taxi Meter

Tired of driving your so called "friends" around?  Start charging them will this cool Japanese Replica Taxi Meter.  Not quite sure why this novelty gadget is Japanese but it will still be awesome to whip this thing out when you...
 
Science
 
200 Page Per Minute Book Scanner
200 Page Per Minute Book Scanner
200 Page Per Minute Book Scanner

200 Page Per Minute Scanner Built By Japanese Research Team (video)

With e-books quickly becoming more and more popular, one can forget about the vast amounts of printed books yet to be digitized. Masatoshi Ishikawa, a professor at the  University of Tokyo, is trying to get those books scanned ...

 
Bikes
 
Sanyo Eneloop Bikes
Sanyo Eneloop Bikes
Sanyo Eneloop Bikes

Sanyo Refreshes Eneloop Bicycle, Now Captures More Energy

Too bad I'll probably never ride Sanyo's Eneloop Bike, but that can probably be said for the majority.  In any event, the company felt it necessary to update the recently announced bicycle.  Now, instead of just capturing power...
 
Headphones
 
Eye Controlled Headphones
Eye Controlled Headphones
Eye Controlled Headphones

Eye Controlled Headphones

Get this. NTT Docomo has designed a pair of headphones that can detect your eye movement, which if performed correctly, can change tracks, pause/play and stop your mp3 player. Using something called electroculograms, the headph...