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Ultraman USB Drive

June 26, 2008 Robert Birming 2

The Japanese company Buffalo has released a limited edition of USB drives that looks like Ultraman – the fictional character that featured in a Japanese superhero TV series back in the 1960s.

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R2-D2 and Darth Vader USB Hubs

June 26, 2008 Robert Birming 4

I’m quite happy with my current Belkin hub/dock, but anyone of these two cool Star Wars USB hubs would be more than welcome in case of a switch. Both hubs, one in the shape of R2-D2 and one Darth Vader bust, will light up their […]

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Hello Kitty TV

June 24, 2008 Robert Birming 3

This new Hello Kitty TV, available in white and pink or black and red, was recently announced by the Japanese electronics manufacturer Uniden.

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Space Invaders Keychains

June 10, 2008 Robert Birming 14

These cool looking Space Invaders keychains from the Japanese video game developer Taito are made of crystal clear acrylic, each one with a colorful pixel invader captured inside.

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Infection – New Cool Tokyoflash LED Watch

May 21, 2008 Robert Birming 9

Infection is the name of a new beautiful watch from the Japanese watch importer Tokyoflash. The timepiece features a unique pulsating three color LED display – once again with the characteristic hard-to-tell-the-time look.

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Chat Plates

May 4, 2008 Robert Birming 11

“Don’t talk with your mouth full” – maybe that’s what inspired Japanese designer Ikuko Nakazawa to come up with this nice set of porcelain plates.

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Gadgets

Star Wars R2-D2 Desktop Speakers

April 24, 2008 Robert Birming 4

Last week we saw our favorite tin can astromech droid R2-D2 in the shape of a belt buckle. This week they have turned him and his red cousin R2-D1 into a nice pair of desktop speakers.

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Star Wars Golf Bags

March 28, 2008 Robert Birming 7

Remember those fun and cool Star Wars Golf Club Covers from last year? Now you can extend your gear with some new Star Wars-themed golf accessories.

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iPhone Band – Smoky Bubbles (Video)

March 21, 2008 Robert Birming 0

A great performance of the song “Smoky Bubbles” by Denki Groove, a Japanese techno-pop group, using a jailbroken iPod Touch 1.1.2 with third-party applications such as Pocket Guitar and BeatPhone: