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Japanese iPhone Accessory Makes Smell-O-Vision A Reality

10/02/2013, The idea of “smell-o-vision” is one that’s been tossed around for as long as I could remember as people always seem interested in being able to smell whatever it is that’s currently showing on their TV set. But a Japanese company...

Don’t Miss Our Coverage of CEATEC Japan

09/30/2013, CEATEC, the largest electronics show in Japan is opening its doors in a few hours and Ubergizmo is in Tokyo to report about the latest gadgetery and technologies being shown there. We have already had an opportunity to try out some of the wearable...

Japanese Artists Come Up With Different Looks For Apple’s Siri

09/27/2013, Apple released Siri back in October 2011, allowing those with supported iOS devices to have a number of discussions with the digital assistant to help in a number of ways that includes sending a text, playing a song and changing your schedule around. For...

Ark Nova Music Concert Hall Is An Inflatable Building

09/26/2013, The folks over in Japan do come up with some of the more stunning inventions from time to time. In fact, it was just earlier this morning that we talked about a robot which was specially programmed to pick ripe strawberries, allowing farmers to take a...

Robot Picks Ripe Strawberries

09/26/2013, So we have a smart rifle that will do all the aiming and targeting on your behalf, and here we are with a smart robot whose sole purpose of existence is to pick up ripe strawberries all day long, without getting exhausted to boot. Agricultural machinery...

NTT DOCOMO To Offer iPhones Starting This Fall

09/05/2013, In Japan, only two carriers offer the iPhone, and they are KDDI and SoftBank. NTT DOCOMO, while being Japan’s largest carrier, has held off from offering the iPhone officially, at least until now where Yahoo Japan has reported that the carrier has...

Japan Invests In Radar To Detect Stealth Aircraft

08/28/2013, According to Japan’s NHK news agency, the Land of the Rising Sun’s Defense Ministry has every intention of increasing their defense budget by a whopping $40 million dollars. Wait a minute, that does not sound like much actually, considering how...

Japan Gets A Bra Vending Machine

08/13/2013, Over in Japan vending machines are a pretty big thing and compared to vending machines around the world which typically dispenses either drinks or snacks, vending machines in Japan take things to the next level. We have seen machines that can provide...