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07.01.05
NICT's ethernet speakers
07.01.05

NICT's ethernet speakers

For reasons best known to themselves, the Japanese government's National Institute of Communica...

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06.29.05
Kansai Airport tries delivering content using visible light
06.29.05

Kansai Airport tries delivering content using visible light

RFID tags, Bluetooth, WiFi? Forget it. This week, Japan's Ministry of Land is demoing a technol...

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06.29.05
Kokuyo's Doko Line GPS panic button
06.29.05

Kokuyo's Doko Line GPS panic button

Japan has a solid record of using RFID and GPS to track its kids, oldies and pets, but Kokuyo's Dok...

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06.29.05
Speecys' fuel-cell powered robot
06.29.05

Speecys' fuel-cell powered robot

Japanese firm Speecys has had an eponymously-named robot out in kit form for a while now, but...

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06.07.05
Thermaltake's Computex fanboys
06.07.05

Thermaltake's Computex fanboys

Booth babes we've heard of, but quite why Taiwanese CPU cooler manufacturer Thermaltake felt c...

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06.07.05
iTunes Music Store to hit Japan in August
06.07.05

iTunes Music Store to hit Japan in August

Seems the recent news that the iTunes Music Store would finally hit Japan in 2005 was right on the...

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04.06.05
Multiplayer PSP games with one UMD to be a feature, not a hack?
04.06.05

Multiplayer PSP games with one UMD to be a feature, not a hack?

We reported earlier on a hack that enables you to play multiplayer games on the PSP with only one...

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04.05.05
The Land Walker, robot transport Gundam style
04.05.05

The Land Walker, robot transport Gundam style

We've no idea who Sakakibara Kikai are, apart from having a vague inkling that they may have the od...

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03.30.05
MIC turns 3D bodyscans into figurines
03.30.05

MIC turns 3D bodyscans into figurines

Plastic figurines based on celebrities, historical personages and indeed any teenage talen...

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