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New Balance Announces ML574 “Year of the Snake” Sneakers

New Balance is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year and what better way to mark the occasion than by releasing some very special shoes: ML574 “Year of the Snake” Sneakers. The limited edition serpentine shoes pay homage to both the company itself and to 2013, the Year of the Snake according to the Chinese horoscope.

Cute “Cooffee” Cup & Saucer Combo Cheers Up Your Morning

The “Cooffee” cup & saucer combo by Tokyo-based and Finnish-inspired design house Minä Perhonen evokes the perky personality of a bobbing bird while cleverly containing your morning cuppa java.

The Latest Diet Gadget: The Vibrating, Light-Flashing HAPIfork

One of the most popular booths at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) was reportedly the HAPILABS booth where its new HAPIfork was presented to thousands of curious spectators. Well, it's not every day that you get to see a fork with flashing lights and vibrators at work.

Bullet Train Digital Thermometers Track Your Child's Fever

Bullet Train digital thermometers evoke the look of Japan's iconic Shinkansen high-speed trains at the front while their opposite ends are soft and flexible to keep sick children safe.

Fast Food “Maid” to Order at Taiwan McDonald's

Combine Japanese-style cosplay with one of Taiwan's many McDonald's stores and you get – albeit only on New Year's Eve – a McMaid Cafe! Such was the case at store #441, the city of Kaosiung's Dingshan branch, where burgers & fries were served with a smile and male customers were addressed as “master”.

Wearable Fleecy “Chocolate” Blanket is a More Tasteful Snuggie™

Snuggie™ reboot anyone? Answering the question absolutely nobody had the courage to ask, Japan's Felissimo/Kraso has updated, upgraded and uploaded a new & improved Snuggie™-like wearable blanket. Lined in soft fleece, this cozy modern toga is available in tasty Bitter Chocolate, Macadamia Chocolate and Milk Tea Chocolate hues.

Panasonic Emergency Flashlight Runs On Batteries Of Any Size

With the BF-BM10 mix & match battery-powered emergency flashlight, Japan's Panasonic has taken an innovative approach to an all-too-common problem: having exactly the right size and number of batteries on hand to power your flashlight. Got one of these and one of those? Pop 'em in the “Any Battery Light” and let it shine!

“Influsaber” Wand Safely Sterilizes Household Objects with Ultraviolet Light

The “Influsaber” Ultraviolet Light Wand from Japan's ForceMedia was designed to destroy the nasty bacterial microbes infesting your smartphone, iPad, earbuds, pretty much any oft-used everyday electronic device. Set the timer, push the button and make like a germaphobic Jedi!

San-X Goes Upmarket with Rilakkuma Elegant Pearl Pendant

Dare to be bear! As Japan's birthrate falls and the core market for Hello Kitty and Rilakkuma toys ages, cute character powerhouse San-X refuses to be left behind. Case in point: the sterling silver Rilakkuma Elegant Pearl Pendant.

Nissan Raises The Curtain On “The Dark Night Rises” Juke Nismo

Nissan's “The Dark Knight Rises” Juke Nismo is one mean matte black beast! Bedecked in bat emblems and boasting a bevy of Bruce Wayne-friendly styling cues, this ultra-theatrical Juke is neither a joke nor a ride for The Joker.