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Cab or Cube? Meet the Nissan NV200, New York's Next-Generation Taxi

New York City's iconic yellow taxicabs are about to get an extreme makeover of the Soccer Mom kind. According to Big Apple mayor Michael Bloomberg, the NV200 minivan from Japanese automaker Nissan has been selected to be the next anchor of the 13,000-strong NYC taxi fleet.

True Economy - Getting Value For Virtually No Money

The $300 House is a project that enables the poorest of the poor to build the best houses they can for next to nothing.

Stranded Japanese Sightseeing Boat Rejected as Tsunami Memorial

The devastating tsunami that wiped out most of the Japanese towns of Kamaishi and Otsuchi on March 11th, 2011, swept the 109-ton sightseeing boat Hamayuri 400 meters (about 1,300 feet) inland, there to rest precariously atop the remains of a 2-story building.

Not A Whopping Cough - Hackasaurus Helps Kids Get The Most Out Of The Web

Hackasaurus gives kids the tools they need to truly understand and manipulate the internet.

How Sweet it Isn't: With New 'Pepsi Dry', Bitter is Better

Pepsi Japan is going back to its cola – or maybe that should be 'Kola' – roots with new Pepsi Dry, a no-nonsense 'Bitter Cola' with half the sweetness of regular Pepsi.

Top 10 Hot Mother's Day Gift Ideas from Japan's Rakuten

Rakuten may represent the best and brightest when it comes to Japanese high-tech, online marketing savvy but their Top 10 List of 'Hot Items' for Mothers Day 2011 might leave Mom feeling a bit cold.

Fridgeezoo Fridge Pets are Cool and Environmentally Friendly

Looking for a cool, low-maintenance pet that costs nothing to feed and just might save the planet? Well step right up, Fridgeezoo Fridge Pets from Japan are just what you've been looking for!

Wooden Spatula Fish from Japan Stirs You with a Smile

Looking to add a smile to drab kitchen drudgery? Pick up a Sakana Kibera (さかなの木べら), literally “Wooden Spatula Fish,” and I dare you not to grin right along with it.

'Moderate Diet' Bowl Fools Your Eyes, Slims Your Waist

The 'Moderate Diet' Bowl from Japan's Sunart features a raised bottom that imparts the illusion of a rice bowl heaping with tasty goodness! When you reach the bottom of the bowl all-too-soon, however, you might feel full though you actually ate less.

Cup Noodle Celebrates 40 Years of Quick & Easy Meals

Amen to ramen! You don't have to be a Flying Spaghetti Monster to appreciate the impact Japan's iconic Cup Noodle has had on the world's eating habits over the past 40 years. Now an "election" organized by Nissin, manufacturer of Cup Noodle, is being held to find ramen-lovers' fave Cup Noodle flavor.